Mark Naison, a professor of African-American studies and history at Fordham University, said the Occupy movement had brought the issues of economic inequality that Dr. King had raised to the forefront of political discourse.
The weather has been exceptionally good for January, the deer herd bigger and the harvest has been low.
A crowd packed the Calvary Baptist Church in East Hampton on Monday to sing, listen, and pay tribute to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
A lesson in ‘the power one person has to spark tremendous change’
A new draft of lighting code revisions will be a topic of discussion at a meeting of environmental groups in East Hampton.

Richard D. Threlkeld, a retired network television news reporter, died Friday morning when his Mini Cooper struck a Peterbilt truck hauling propane.
Reconstruction has begun on Sag Harbor’s crumbling 19th-century Bulova watch factory.
John McWhinnie Jr., an art and rare book dealer known for his eclectic and inspired exhibits, both in East Hampton and New York City, died in a snorkeling accident on Friday
Disciplinary charges against Larry Penny, East Hampton Town’s longtime director of Natural Resources, were completely dropped by the town board last week.