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During the East Hampton Town Trustees meeting of March 19, Stephanie Forsberg announced that the board would be funding a comprehensive monitoring of trustee waters, both freshwater and marine.
An employee carrying much of the holiday weekend’s cash in a bank-drop bag was robbed at gunpoint by another man Saturday night in the parking lot behind the IGA on North Main Street in East Hampton.
<P>The objective is a one-stop organization about and for the environment providing access to information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, serving as a hub of knowledge for businesses, individuals, and local government.
The trustees who make up the Lazy Point committee are urging the board to take steps to tighten its oversight.
Just how far the town board can, or should, go to help a local business grow is the subject of yet another developing disagreement among East Hampton officials.
The late John Judge's friends gathered together Monday night, calling for a stiff penalty on Edward Orr, who plead guilty to being the driver in the hit-and-run accident that killed him in October.
Chief argues that further village budget cuts would damage the department
<P>Speaking at a board meeting last Thursday, Bob DeLuca, the president of the Group for the East End, outlined for East Hampton officials a Southampton Town law that gives the town the authority to phase out businesses that no longer conform to zoning, should they continually create community problems.
The area in question is now a driveway that can be accessed from Division Street between Murf’s Backstreet Tavern and the village police headquarters.