A Springs man, Brian Pardini, told police Sunday that someone had untied the line to his boat, moored at the Lazy Point launching ramp. It is the third time it has happened this week, he said. No other mooring line was disturbed.
While there have been some large fires on the South Fork in recent years, the amount of time it took to put out and the number of neighboring departments responding made it one of the biggest fires in recent memory.
An organizer of an alleged summer share house has been charged by East Hampton Town officials with several violations. Enforcers first visited the property in May but did not issue the summonses until after a drunken-driving defendant's moment of honesty in justice court proceeding.
East Hampton Town police have accused two Springs men of running a cocaine distribution ring. The two, who were arrested on July 15, face a minimum of 15 years in prison if convicted of the most serious charge.