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Late last month, the East Hampton Library’s Long Island Collection acquired a curious item from an upstate antiques dealer.
“Which reminds me, I should check on the Twinkies,” I told Amy Zerner on Saturday. I was at an end-of-summer dinner party hosted by the glamorous grande dame of crime fiction, the English novelist and screenwriter Lynda La Plante.
East Hampton Airport will be the site of an open house Saturday hosted by the East Hampton Aviation Association.
In advance of a Sept. 15 vote, the East Hampton Library will present its 2019 budget to the public Thursday afternoon at 3.
It was a booming summer for East Hampton Village retail stores. According to shopkeepers and gallery owners, sales were strong even as soaring temperatures beckoned people to the beach.
Nearly two years after winning approval for a $24.7 million expansion and renovation project, the Bridgehampton School District will ask voters next Thursday for permission to borrow an additional $4.7 million to bring the project to fruition.
A teenager from Calverton was caught with a loaded handgun and two pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop in Sag Harbor Village on Monday evening, Chief Austin J. McGuire said.
Jack Petscheitis, a 13-year-old karate student at Epic Martial Arts in Sag Harbor who will start eighth grade at the Springs School next week, returns to school after an impressive win this summer.
Harborfest, the annual Sag Harbor block party, kicks off on Friday at 5 p.m. with a cocktail reception sponsored by The Sag Harbor Express at the Breakwater Yacht Club.
Brett Friedberg, 22, of Port Washington was found floating in the pool at a house on Waterhole Road late Sunday night.
A Mastic man was arrested Saturday night after a shooting on the Shinnecock Indian Reservation, which is holding its annual powwow this weekend. No one was injured in the gunfire, state police said.
One man is under arrest and another injured following what East Hampton Town police described as a "slashing" at the 7-Eleven in Montauk on Sunday morning.
A 36-year-old drunken driver dragged a police officer clinging to his vehicle after the officer stopped him in Montauk in the early morning hours Saturday, East Hampton Town police said.