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The East Hampton School Board decided during a budget workshop Tuesday evening to go above the state-mandated 2-percent cap on tax levy increases, meaning 60 percent of voters will have to approve the 2014-15 budget for it to pass in May.
The East Hampton Town Board has put in place a new system for review of mass-gathering permit requests
The move toward fulfilling the town’s energy needs from renewable sources is true to a policy statement the committee drafted and the town adopted last year
The crowd at the 52nd Montauk Friends of Erin St Patrick’s Day parade on Sunday was a bit lighter than usual but no less enthusiastic
An outdoor pizza oven sparked a grass fire that quickly spread to a building at the Hayground School in Bridgehampton on a windy Wednesday afternoon, fire officials said.
"Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon made fun of himself while also thanking Wainscott resident Elisha Osborn, the owner of a towing company who pulled him off a Sagaponack beach.
A passerby saw flames in the woods on Buckskill Road early this morning, calling out the East Hampton Fire Department to extinguish a brush fire.

The 52nd annual Montauk Friends of Erin St. Patrick's Day parade took place Sunday with Paul Monte, the grand marshal, leading the way.
"Career criminal" takes plea deal after he was caught stealing a camera from a truck in Amagansett just last week.