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On Wednesday an odd couple, mother and near neonate, sadly washed up on the Shagwong beach west of Montauk Point near the opening to Oyster Pond. No unidentifiable Montauk Monster this time, but rather two very identifiable pygmy sperm whales as per Victoria Bustamante’s photographs. Both were bloodied and, apparently, both had already been host...
A 2-year-old boy nearly drowned when he fell off a boat at the Montauk Lake Club and Marina on Wednesday morning, East Hampton Town police said.
A driver from New Jersey who was making a left turn from Buell Lane onto Main Street in East Hampton Village was ticketed by police after allegedly causing a three-car accident Wednesday afternoon.
A fake giraffe standing at least nine feet tall was found chained to a tree at the Hunting Lane entrance to the East Hampton Village Nature Trail on Wednesday morning, puzzling police who said nothing like it had been reported stolen as of about 9 a.m.
A construction worker died Tuesday morning following a fall of about 12 feet at an East Hampton Village property that made headlines two years ago for its record $147 million sale.
Corps of Engineers plans to reinforce an existing revetment along 840 feet of shore.
At an easy-to-pass-by burial plot near Georgica Beach in East Hampton, veterans and neighbors came together on Sunday morning to honor the dead.
A grassroots group started by Pierson students is raising money to help other local charities and may soon become an official nonprofit in its own right.
Residents and visitors turned out to remember the fallen this Memorial Day at parades and observances on a rainy and overcast day on the South Fork.
The Sag Harbor School District is considering tapping its reserves for repairs related to its ongoing construction work and will hold the necessary public hearing to invite comment on the matter at a special meeting on Tuesday.
A New York State Supreme Court jury concluded this week that the East Hampton School District should pay Sandpebble Builders about $750,750 related to the construction contract the two signed more than 10 years ago for major renovations to all three school buildings in East Hampton.
East Hampton School District officials confirmed Friday that senior pranks carried out by high school students on Thursday were serious in nature and would lead to consequences.
The Hampton Jitney reported Friday that many of its Memorial Day trips sold out at least two weeks ago and that it has seen increased demand for trips to Sag Harbor and Montauk.