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For months now, a persistent rumor has been circulating that giant cruise ships will start docking in Montauk’s Fort Pond Bay, with thousands of disembarking passengers flooding an already-crowded summertime hot spot.
The Seven Sisters, the landmark houses on the Montauk moorlands east of Ditch Plain, designed by the renowned architectural firm of McKim, Mead, and White in the 1880s, are about to meet their mother.
The importance of an obscure event in the history of World War II has been brought home, literally, in recent years with the annual re-enactment of Nazi saboteurs’ landing on the ocean beach near Atlantic Avenue in Amagansett.
Ronald A. King Jr., 39, accused by East Hampton Town police of taking a single mother’s car on Memorial Day weekend and destroying it in a drunken crash, was indicted by a grand jury in Riverside Friday on multiple felony charges.
Last Sept. 14, which happened to be their 30th anniversary, Tony and Patty Sales went to work in different places, he to the Goldberg’s Bagels in Bridgehampton, she to the one in East Hampton. Ms. Sales, who would as soon crack a joke as breathe, told one and all that after two daughters and three decades of marriage, she and Tony had separated.
A memorial plaque donated by the Police Benevolent Association of East Hampton Village in honor of the late Anna Mirabai Lytton, a 14-year-old Springs School student, will be dedicated at a ceremony on Wednesday.
No one has stepped forward yet to claim the fake ceramic giraffe found last week chained to a tree by the Nature Trail in East Hampton Village — and village police appear to have better things to do than investigate its origin.
East Hampton High School has announced that all student cars will be searched on Monday as they arrive in the parking lot to prevent students from bringing to school a different type of contraband than one might initially think: water balloons.
Dancehampton is gearing up for its annual dance recital, featuring local children in a show dubbed "Places, Everyone!" on Friday and Saturday.
The farmers market continues every Thursday this summer from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Suffolk County Department of Health confirmed on Monday that testing had detected a cyanobacteria, or blue-green algae, bloom in Wainscott Pond, the first this year in East Hampton Town.
Pierson High School performers scored big in this year's Teeny Awards, a program sponsored by East End Arts that recognizes excellence in East End high school theater arts programs.
Much of a piece of pre-gentrified Montauk came tumbling down Friday, as a wrecking crew began demolishing the iconic East Deck Motel.