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The Springs Improvement Society’s 86th Fisherman’s Fair will be held on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the grounds of Ashawagh Hall in Springs.
An antique auto show will take place on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Southampton Historical Museum’s Rogers Mansion.
Humans are mammals. We Homo sapiens can carry on conversations in hundreds of different languages, keep legible diaries, write histories, sing, act, take tests, practice various vocations, go to schools and universities, indulge in marriage...
The Star welcomes submissions of essays for its “Guestwords” column of between 700 and 1,200 words.
A man whose yacht was found discharging waste into Lake Montauk late last month is facing a number of charges brought by federal, state, and local authorities.
August in the Hamptons is a scourge of elegance. As The Star’s Lady Columnist, countless invitations cross my desk, and deciding which glamorous event to attend and write about is a trial by ordeal.
In August, Asian longhorned beetles — exotic, invasive pests that can do serious damage to forest and street trees — emerge from their host trees as adults. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation needs the public...
A mosquito collected in East Hampton has tested positive for West Nile virus, James Tomarken, the Suffolk County health commissioner, announced on Friday. The sample, taken between July 23 and 29, is the first collected in East Hampton to test...
It has taken more than 10 months, but Sag Harbor has a pizza parlor again. Sag Pizza opened in the Main Street space formerly occupied by the village's beloved Conca D'Oro earlier today.
Greta Blackburn, a singer and actress who has a Wainscott house, will perform the “Tale of the Torch Song” at the East Hampton Library on Saturday at 2 p.m.
The East Hampton Town Police Department, along with the town’s Ordinance Enforcement Department, building inspectors, and fire marshals, executed the warrant at 38 Railroad Avenue shortly after 6 a.m. on Sunday, according to a release issued by the...
Several different species of sharks are frequent visitors to our local waters. Everything from the lowly dogfish to the king of the seas, the great white, seems to make an annual visit at one point or another to South Fork beaches.
The East Hampton Independence Party is under fire for accusations that petitions it filed with the Suffolk County Board of Elections nominating David Gruber as its candidate for town councilman are fraudulent, containing eight forged signatures and...