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‘Government doesn’t know what it’s like to live like we live,’ retiree says
A lack of cost-of-living increases in 2016 will be hard on older residents on fixed incomes, like Charlie Cavalieri and Michael Geller, who eat lunch together at the East Hampton Town Senior Citizens Center. Christine Sampson

In an on-the-spot straw poll, opponents far outnumbered supporters
Tom Steele, an active opponent of a proposal to establish a rental registry in East Hampton Town, distributed information to the town board at a hearing on the proposal last week. Morgan McGivern

Four oceanfront house lots rather than town park

To burn some extra calories ahead of turkey dinners, runners braved the cold in a previous year's Turkey Trot. Jack Graves

Plans for a $6 million project
The cleared land to the lower right of the photo, including the present “bubble,” which is to be moved to seasonally cover the four courts to the left of the outdoor clubhouse, is the area under discussion with the East Hampton Town Planning Board. Irl Flanagan


Southampton Town Councilman Brad Bender admitted to selling his oxycodone prescription over a three-year period, while he was running for office and after he was elected.

"I've seen and heard nothing to substantiate the use of light sources at 3,500 Kelvin," Susan Harder, the New York State representative of the International Dark Sky Association, told the board. Christopher Walsh


Lilia Aucpania was reported missing on Oct. 10.