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Greta Blackburn, a singer and actress who has a Wainscott house, will perform the “Tale of the Torch Song” at the East Hampton Library on Saturday at 2 p.m.
The East Hampton Town Police Department, along with the town’s Ordinance Enforcement Department, building inspectors, and fire marshals, executed the warrant at 38 Railroad Avenue shortly after 6 a.m. on Sunday, according to a release issued by the...
Several different species of sharks are frequent visitors to our local waters. Everything from the lowly dogfish to the king of the seas, the great white, seems to make an annual visit at one point or another to South Fork beaches.
The East Hampton Independence Party is under fire for accusations that petitions it filed with the Suffolk County Board of Elections nominating David Gruber as its candidate for town councilman are fraudulent, containing eight forged signatures and...
When Luke Louchheim made an appointment with Maude Adams of Artisan Construction Associates of Water Mill to discuss his proposal to build cat and dog “condos” to raise money for the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons, Ms. Adams knew Luke was a...
Nothing less than the long-term viability of waterfront houses on Gardiner’s Bay is in the hands of the East Hampton Town Zoning Board of Appeals, according to an attorney.
Item of the Week From the East Hampton Library’s Long Island Collection
A response to the mass shootings in Parkland, Fla., and elsewhere will manifest next Thursday at Guild Hall with Young Musicians Unite for Gun Sanity, a benefit for Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America.
Thanks to the Long Island Rail Road's recent arrival, George Bradford Brainerd, inveterate photog, documented Southampton Village in late 1870s. The Southampton Town historian explains in a talk and slide show.
For a limited time, PSEG is offering its Long Island customers energy-efficient dimmable LED lightbulbs for $10 for a box of 10, with free shipping. Two types of lightbulbs are offered, 65-watt-equivalent flood bulbs, and 60-watt-equivalent standard...
Suffolk County has a plan to bring the near-extinct bobwhite quail, once a common sight, back to Montauk County Park.
The Town of East Hampton and the Suffolk County Water Authority have jointly applied for grant funding under New York State's Clean Water Infrastructure Act of 2017 to extend water mains to residences in Wainscott at which private wells have tested...
The majority of people in a house off Abraham's Path were out-of-towners working for local businesses, according to officials, and 18 of them were sleeping on mattresses on the floor of a basement with no smoke or carbon monoxide detectors.