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Kathee Burke Gonzalez was sworn in as a member of the East Hampton Town Board on Thursday by Town Justice Lisa Rana. Morgan McGivern

Morgan McGivern

Springs couple faces road rage, harassment charges

Oceanfront residents foot the bill for a $25 million restoration project
An aerial view of the $25 million Southampton beach restoration that began last fall at Flying Point Beach in Water Mill and is now nearing completion at Town Line Road in Sagaponack. Doug Kuntz
Bulldozers spread sand pumped from a dredge offshore along the beach near Gibson Lane Beach in Sagaponack. Stephen J. Kotz

Town and Country Real Estate

Infrequent water samplings are at root of their beef with D.E.C.
The State Department of Environmental Conservation has reclassified 14 acres of Accabonac Harbor, closing it to shellfishing from May 1 through Nov. 30. Durell Godfrey

Coverage of Gurney's Inn's sale to an investor was a top story on easthamptonstar.com in 2013. Hampton Pix

Resizing government a ‘philosophical challenge’
East Hampton Town Supervisor Bill Wilkinson reflected on his accomplishments and challenges in a recent interview. T.E. McMorrow

Zoning change hearings will resume in 2014
There was a packed house at East Hampton Town Hall last Thursday, when residents showed up for the final town board meeting of the year to speak their minds at hearings on requested zone changes for East Hampton and Amagansett farmland. Morgan McGivern

Wildlife advocates say culling plan is not justified by fact or by science
A planned deer hunt by hired sharpshooters in the Town and Village of East Hampton could be delayed by a lawsuit filed last week. Morgan McGivern