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A preliminary plan to turn East Hampton Village property on Methodist Lane into a bioswale, a drainage system designed to reduce pollution from surface runoff water, was presented to the village board last Thursday. The board also discussed a...
Even though the calendar says it’s September, last Thursday morning dawned hot and incredibly humid. Like many days this summer, it was downright tropical. Despite a 10-knot breeze out of the southwest, beads of sweat had formed on the back of my...
Registered Democrats can vote in the Democratic Party primary election Thursday. Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
September is Suicide Prevention Month, and several events are planned in Suffolk County to raise awareness and money to help prevent suicide.
A service for Juan Chitarroni, who was involved in a car accident on Sunday, will be held on Friday. Mr. Chitarroni, whom police said may have suffered a medical event before the Springs-Fireplace Road crash, was 74.  Mr. Cittarroni lived...
New blooms of cyanobacteria, or blue-green algae, have been confirmed in Poxabogue Pond in Sagaponack and Old Town Pond in Southampton, while harmful algal blooms have also re-emerged in Georgica Pond in East Hampton and in Wainscott Pond.
Seymour W. James Jr. of Sag Harbor, former attorney in chief of the Legal Aid Society of New York City, has become a partner in the criminal defense and civil rights firm of Barket Epstein Kearon Aldea...
The East Hampton Town Police Department is investigating an accident near the East Hampton Town recycling center on Springs-Fireplace Road that left a 74-year-old man dead Sunday morning.
First responders will gather in East Hampton Village on Tuesday to remember those who lost their lives in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
A motorcyclist who East Hampton Town police said was driving drunk is in critical condition after a crash in Springs on Sunday morning.
With just a few permits to secure, work on the long hoped for expansion of the Montauk Playhouse Community Center could begin this winter. The $8.5 million undertaking is to include two swimming pools, classrooms, and fitness and performance spaces.
They were both Democratic hopefuls, after all, and the criticisms and ­policy differences were articulated gently when East Hampton Town Councilman David Lys and David Gruber, a former chairman of the town’s Democratic Committee who is challenging...
Three East Hampton Village assistant beach managers resigned in protest last Thursday, saying the board had recommended new uniforms for female lifeguards against their advice and that they were being “made the scapegoats” for the decision.