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Anne Jackson, the consummate actress whose career in theater, films, and television, like her marriage to Eli Wallach, her frequent co-star, spanned more than six decades, died at her Manhattan home on April 12.
Mario Trunzo, known as the longest-working barber in the history of Sag Harbor, died in his sleep at home on Madison Street last Thursday, surrounded by his family.
Virginia Frati, who lives up the street from me, across from the Morton Wildlife Refuge, has been looking after injured and sick mammals, birds, turtles, frogs, and even snakes for 20 years.
The Montauk School Board adopted its proposed 2016-17 budget on April 12, putting $18,978,163 up for community approval on May 17.
Officials from PSEG Long Island this week outlined their plan to begin replacing utility poles throughout East Hampton as part of a federally funded project.
Commercial fishermen can take advantage of free safety training programs that will be offered next week at the Montauk Coast Guard Station.
New York State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. is calling for families in his district with high school children to sign on to an anti-drinking-and-driving campaign as the prom season approaches.
William Finnegan, a staff writer for The New Yorker, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for biography on Monday for his memoir, "Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life," the story of a coming of age of a sport and a man.
The Suffolk County Sheriff's Office has created two Safe Transaction Zones in Riverhead and Yaphank designed to help protect citizens from crimes associated with online transactions.
A wheelchair-bound woman and her dog escaped a Water Mill house that was on fire Friday afternoon, according to the Bridgehampton Fire Department.
Gerard Larsen is interested in the top position in the Southampton Town Police Department, where Chief Robert Pearce will leave at the end of September.
While some dread the approach of April 15, others relish its arrival because it’s the opening of the striped bass season in New York State.
As the Army Corps of Engineers finishes its project on the downtown Montauk beach, public discussion is turning an effort to build up and protect the beach west of the Lake Montauk inlet.