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A judge has cleared the way for a trial in Suffolk Supreme Court on intertwined lawsuits from Napeague property owners seeking to ban all but emergency vehicles from the ocean beach in front of their residences and claiming private ownership of the beach.
Members with the Sag Harbor Volunteer Ambulance Corps were given certificates at a meeting of the Suffolk Regional E.M.S. Council in Yaphank on Sept. 9.
A helicopter transported the injured man to Stony Brook University Hospital on Wednesday afternoon.
A fire broke out in the basement of a house on 11th Street in Springs Wednesday morning, causing smoke damage throughout the structure.
East Hampton Town will provide trash bags and gloves to volunteers pitching in on Saturday for the Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup Day. Individuals and groups have been invited to collect trash on any beach. Participants will...
East Hampton Town Supervisor Larry Cantwell's office announced Monday that upcoming meetings would focus on specific issues facing the town to allow for more time to answer questions from the public.
The East Hampton High School boys soccer team defeated Jericho, the three-time defending state Class A champion, 2-1 on Saturday. It was the first time in five meetings that an East Hampton boys team had beaten Jericho.

A box truck slammed into the Long Island Rail Road overpass on Monday morning.
A large commerical lawn mower erupted in flames while it was being used on an expansive Bridgehampton estate Friday afternoon.
The owners of the former East Deck Motel in Montauk asked on Friday to postpone a scheduled appearance before the East Hampton Town Planning Board on Wednesday to give the town the chance to negotiate a possible purchase of the property.
A tractor trailer carrying sand flipped over onto its side on Brick Kiln Road in Bridgehampton Friday morning. The driver was airlifted to Stony Brook.
Speaker of the House John Boehner will visit the South Fork next week to help raise money for Lee Zeldin, a fellow Republican and two-term state senator from Shirley who is running against Representative Tim Bishop.  Joe Farrell, a prominent...
Firefighters and emergency medical technicians offered wreaths in remembrance of the victims of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.