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A proposal for East Hampton Town’s first solar energy farm surged closer to reality on Sept. 2, after a site plan review before the town’s planning board produced little static.
A ceremony will be held Friday on the Hook Mill Memorial Green in East Hampton Village at 6 p.m.
When the Greater East Hampton Education Foundation has its annual Drive to Educate golf outing on Wednesday it will also be starting its 10th official year helping children in local schools.
While those afflicted by airport noise from helicopters and other craft using East Hampton Airport had hoped for relief after an overnight curfew was enacted in July, many told the East Hampton Town Board last week that the measure fell short, and that noise problems continued and had even grown worse this summer.
When the next New York State legislative session begins in January, Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. will once again propose a new fund for affordable housing on the East End.
To hear advocates of salt therapy tell it, regular sessions in a salt room or salt cave can help alleviate symptoms of asthma, Lyme disease, rheumatoid arthritis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or emphysema, stave off the flu, and improve skin conditions like eczema.
9/9/15 Sunrise Highway Closed Westbound between Exit 65 and 64 Due to a 2 car motor vehicle accident on Sunrise Highway both lanes westbound are closed.
Considering that Saturday’s league-opener with Port Jefferson had been “the first football game that’s been played here in two years,” East Hampton High School’s coach, Joe McKee, told his charges he liked what he’d seen.
At least two people were taken to the hospital with what Gerard Turza, the second assistant of the East Hampton Fire Department, said were non-life-threatening injuries.
A back-to-school clothing drive organized by a local mom has been extended two more weeks.
Fire department chiefs and captains from Southampton to Montauk got early wake-up calls Tuesday morning when residents called 911 about the smell, which turned out was coming from a massive brush fire in New Jersey.
The Amagansett School and Pierson Middle and High School have been named "Reward Schools" by the New York State Education Department.
Moderate surf is forecast for the beginning of Labor Day weekend, with an increased risk of dangerous rip currents. Here are a few pointers about staying out of trouble at the ocean from a veteran East Hampton Village lifeguard.