Stephen Lester
Stephen Lester, a Highway Department employee, is set to lose his job because of the elimination of the two positions. Morgan McGivern

Pete Hammerle Morgan McGivern

Some push for condemnation to keep sands public
4,000 feet of ocean beach -Google Map
Litigants’ claim that the ocean beach between Napeague Lane on the west and Napeague State Park on the east is private property.

One $140,000 work sold for $1,500, cops say
A Western landscape was recovered by police
A Western landscape was recovered by police after it and a handful of others were stolen in January and February from houses in East Hampton, Southampton, Shelter Island, and Southold. Suffolk County District Attorney

No determination yet on cause of single-car crash

Pathogens over maximum limit in some local waters

East Hampton, Springs face major turnover; new faces, experienced hands vie