Politics




Democrats have edge in battle of enthusiasm

The Democratic candidate for East Hampton Town supervisor, Peter Van Scoyoc, and Manny Vilar, his Republican opponent, will meet at two political forums over the next few days.

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. will not run for New York's First Congressional District. Morgan McGivern

Paul Giardina, G.O.P. candidate for town board, asks residents to weigh in
Paul Giardina, a Republican candidate for East Hampton Town Board, on Monday discussed the results of a survey he initiated to gauge which issues are most important to voters here. Durell Godfrey


Candidates agreed on a lot, though not everything
Jeffrey Bragman, Kathee Burke-Gonzalez, and Zachary Cohen discussed issues at the East Hampton Library ahead of the Sept. 12 Democratic Party primary. Durell Godfrey