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A look at East Hampton students' trip to Plum Island, the federal government-owned facility.
A fifth-grade social studies class from John M. Marshall Elementary School were invited to take a trip to Plum Island after their message in a bottle happened to wash up there in March.
The East Hampton Town Board set penalties for violating new laws restricting the use of East Hampton Town Airport last Thursday night despite challengers’ request for a temporary restraining order.
Tom Knobel, the chairman of the East Hampton Town Republican Committee and a former member of the town board and town trustees, intends to challenge the incumbent, Larry Cantwell.
John Darren Re of East Hampton, accused of passing off over 60 worthless paintings to wealthy buyers as made by Jackson Pollock, was sentenced to five years in federal prison.
A 75-year-old customer remains in critical condition after he was crushed by falling sheets of wallboard at Riverhead Building Supply in East Hampton on Friday.
The 150-foot communications antenna erected behind the Springs Firehouse drew a crowd to the firehouse for a meeting of the Springs Fire District Board of Commissioners.
A small amount of pool chemical spilled out onto the road after a pool company's pickup truck and a car collided on Main Street in East Hampton Village on Wednesday just before 8:30 a.m.
After working without a contract for nearly two school years, teachers in Bridgehampton have a new contract following a 5-0 vote by the school board on May 6.