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This is part of a series that examines the changing face of East Hampton by following a diverse group of kindergartners from a single class at the John M. Marshall Elementary School through the school year and beyond.
A group of property owners around East Hampton’s Georgica Pond has raised $359,000 for a research project intended to identify the causes of the pond’s recent degradation and toxic algal blooms.
With a model that is part “cause marketing,” part crowdfunding, this East Hampton company’s goal is to connect businesses, nonprofits, and the community at large to accomplish beneficial projects.
The East Hampton Town Trustees were on the receiving end this week of strong words about trash left on East Hampton Village beaches, and in turn resolved to take the matter up with the village.
During Monday's Memorial Day parade, the East Hampton High School marching band provided all the patriotic sounds needed to lift spirits and honor those who died fighting for their country.
Suffolk County Legislator Jay Schneiderman, a former East Hampton Town supervisor, announced his intention to run for Southampton Town supervisor.
At least two people were injured in the accident by the west overlook on Montauk Highway on Monday afternoon.
As Americans across the country honored those who have died while serving in the U.S. military, so did the hundreds of people in East Hampton who flocked to the Memorial Day parade and ceremonies on Monday.
Firefighters quickly stopped a blaze on the wooden roof of an old Amagansett Main Street house on Saturday night. There were no reports of injuries.
A fire at World Pie shut down Montauk Highway for about two hours while firefighters worked to extinguish the flames Saturday morning.
Approximately 3,600 acres of Shinnecock Bay were reopened on Friday after being closed for two weeks after saxitoxin was found. Warnings were issued the same day for potentially harmful blue-green algae in two Southampton ponds.
Owners of large properties in East Hampton Village gave no quarter in their collective denunciation of the graduated formulas the village has proposed for limiting the square footage of houses and accessory structures.
The travels of more than 100 tagged sharks, including some captured off Montauk last year, are being tracked online.