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A special vote will be held on Jan. 26 to elect a replacement for Brad Bender, the Southampton Town councilman who resigned last week amid drug charges. 
Suffolk County business and building owners, as well as not-for-profits, may be able to make energy efficiency upgrades with financing now available through a state program.
Funeral arrangements for Lilia Aucapina, the Sagaponack woman who had been reported missing last month, have been finalized.
Christmas comes to the Montauk Lighthouse this weekend, starting on Saturday with its annual lighting, as members of the Gosman family turn on thousands of twinkling white bulbs at sundown. 
The federal government will not be increasing those benefits in 2016, which will be only the third year since 1975, when Congress adopted annual Social Security increases, that there will be no such adjustment.
A crowd of close to 300 turned out last Thursday night for a much-anticipated hearing before the East Hampton Town Board on a proposed town law establishing a rental registry.
Four oceanfront house lots rather than town park. A different proposal for the East Deck Motel at Ditch Plain in Montauk was before the East Hampton Town Planning Board last week.
Heading into each weekend, through to 2016, we'll post a roundup of the weekend happenings to help you focused this holiday season.
Plans for 10 bowling alleys, two boccie courts, a mini golf course, a golf simulator, a game room, three pool tables, and a sports bar and lounge, are in the works.
A traffic stop on Tuesday led to the discovery of cocaine and heroin hidden in the vehicle, East Hampton Town police said.
Southampton Town Councilman Brad Bender resigned Tuesday as he took a federal plea deal for illegally distributing prescription drugs in exchange for cash and steroids over a three-year period.
In a small victory for dark-sky advocates, the East Hampton Village Board bowed to opposition from residents of the village agreeing to modify proposed amendments to its lighting code with the aim of reducing sky glow.
Staff discovered the heat and water was not in working order at the Amagansett School on Monday morning.