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Things could be worse, much worse — and they were on the New England and Mid-Atlantic Coast in the millennia before records about hurricanes were kept.
Southampton Town is expected to move forward next week on plans to repair the Sagg Bridge using federal money, despite objections from Sagaponack Village officials
A small bag of methamphetamine in rock form was found in a parking lot at the John M. Marshall Elementary School in East Hampton Village.
About a year after Dr. Robert Brisbane joined the Amagansett School he leaves for the Roosevelt School District.
A landscaper working on a Montauk property was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital today in serious condition after the large riding mower he was operating flipped over and landed on top of him.
An 11-year-old from Brooklyn was found dead at the bottom of a swimming pool on Route 114 in East Hampton Sunday afternoon, police said.

A multi-thousand-person bike ride planned for Saturday that East Hampton officials had sought to prevent will go on in a reduced form after a settlement was reached between its organizer and East Hampton Town on Friday.
An East Hampton group that has been fighting against the installation by PSEG Long Island of a high-power electricity transmission line on new and higher poles filed suit on Wednesday in New York State Supreme Court in Riverhead in an effort to stop the project.
Recent storms have claimed some 20 feet of bluff, and several residents have proposed a sand-covered rock revetment to hold back the waters of Gardiner's Bay.