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Phragmites, an invasive plant that thrives at the edges of ponds and streams, was the focus of the East Hampton Village Zoning Board of Appeals meeting on Friday.
Feb. 1 is always a busy day at East Hampton Village Hall, and yesterday was no exception: The first day of February is the day that nonresident permits to park at the village’s ocean beaches go on sale.
Durell Godfrey, intrepid Star photographer and former Glamour magazine illustrator, has returned with a second offering in the still-new and stress-relieving field of adult coloring books.
Concerned Citizens of Montauk announced this week that its president, Jeremy Samuelson, would be leaving the environmental organization at the end of March to join the Nature Conservancy as the director of the Mashomack Preserve on Shelter Island.
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Hampton Luxury Liner is coming back. M&V Limousines Ltd., which has locations in New Hyde Park, Commack, and New York City, has acquired Classic Coach and Lancelot Limos.  
For Dakota Quackenbush, an East Hampton fifth grader who is beginning a six-month national tour with "The Sound of Music," the past few weeks have been a whirlwind.
Local cultural and art organizations are among those that have been awarded more than $41 million in funding from New York State.
In the midst of the worldwide migration of refugees, one small story carries a spot of sunshine among the many tales of upheaval and struggle.
Members and those curious about the East Hampton Chamber of Commerce are invited to a mixer at Cittanuova restaurant on Thursday.
Response of Suffolk County, a 24-hour crisis intervention and suicide prevention hotline, is looking for new volunteers, and bilingual volunteers are especially needed, the agency said.
Despite quick action by the Montauk Fire Department Saturday just before noon, a pickup truck parked in the beach access area by Sloppy Tuna on South Edison Street was totaled in a fast-moving fire.
Question remains whether to let PSEG-Long Island move forward with a plan to strengthen electric grid in the North Haven-Noyac area while exploring the idea of burying the lines by Long Beach.