Politics




Brian Byrnes, left, an East Hampton Town trustee who had fallen just short of victory on Election Night, was apparently re-elected after an unofficial count of absentee ballots, while Sean McCaffrey, right,also an incumbent, was ousted.

Bridget Fleming, a sitting Southampton Town Board member, was elected on Tuesday to her first term in the Suffolk Legislature. Carissa Katz


Rick Drew, Tyler Armstrong, Francis Bock, and Bill Taylor on Tuesday night as they learned that they had won terms as East Hampton Town trustees. Christopher Walsh
Tyler Armstrong was all smiles at Rowdy Hall in East Hampton Tuesday night.Morgan McGivern

Supervisor Larry Cantwell, center, flanked by Peter Van Scoyoc, Jeanne Frankl, front center, and Sylvia Overby, right. Morgan McGivern
Tom Knobel remained quiet as the results showed Larry Cantwell won the supervisor race.Christine Sampson
Republican candidates and their supporters watched as the results came in on a big screen at Indian Wells Tavern in Amagansett Tuesday night.Christine Sampson

Bridget Fleming will move from Southampton Town Hall to the Suffolk County Legislature in January. Carissa Katz
Amos Goodman, who stopped at East Hampton Republican's headquarters, Indian Wells Tavern briefly on Tuesday night, said he was proud of the campaign.Christine Sampson

Seven East Hampton Town trustees are looking for another two years
The incumbent East Hampton Town trustees seeking re-election are, at top from left, Diane McNally, Nat Miller, Sean McCaffrey, and Tim Bock, and on bottom, Brian Byrnes, Bill Taylor, and Deborah Klughers.