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Traffic was brought to a standstill Friday afternoon on Montauk Highway on Napeague after a garbage truck suffered a mechanical problem and flipped onto its side.
Starting this week the once elegant John Jermain Library in Sag Harbor will undergo a much-needed face-lift.
If elected, Zach Cohen, who is running on the Democratic ticket for East Hampton Town supervisor, would add a comptroller and administrative officer to town government.
Sharks and pirates usually conjure up images of the open seas — unless you’re in the Hamptons real estate business.
Since the news spread that the popular music teacher was retiring after 37 years, Mr. Urban has been getting lots of hugs and gifts.
A grievance against East Hampton Town filed on behalf of union members who work in the town Highway Department alleges that the highway superintendent’s hiring of two temporary workers is a contract violation.
     A wave of shock rolled through Montauk last weekend as the news spread that David Hartstein, a resident and a chiropractor with offices in East Hampton and Montauk, had died.
Authorities suspect Woodbine Drive blaze started in kitchen. No one was home at the time.
Members of the Amagansett Beach Safety Advisory Committee, which was formed last year after a drowning at an unprotected beach in that hamlet, discussed their efforts at a recent East Hampton Town Board meeting.