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   Everything about this city, country, and culture is new — the food, the language, the transportation, the smells, the religion, even down to the sweetened condensed milk in every beverage, causing me to learn one of my first Thai...
   The war on evidence-based policy-making being waged by some in the House of Representatives continued this week, with three members in the running to become chairman of the important Committee on Space, Science, and Technology. Each is...
   Paul Sapienza, the father of soccer here, whose Springs School teams went undefeated in 13 of the 15 years he was here, used to wonder whatever happened to all the talent he was sending East Hampton High School’s way. One answer...
   Some of the most enduring images of the days following Hurricane Sandy have been of citizen volunteers helping victims in the Rockaways, along the Jersey Shore, and elsewhere. On the other hand, the picture has been one of failure by...

Cost of Litigating     Montauk     November 15, 2012 To the Editor,     When I discuss my class in state and local government I have often joked that I don’t need a text, politicians give me...
   SoundSense, an acoustical engineering and consulting company with offices in East Hampton and New York City, earlier this month was named the winner of a bronze Stevie Award in the “company of the year” category for consumer...
AMAGANSETT K. Connor to Jewelart Trading L.L.C., 75 Hedges Lane, .42 acre, Sept. 12, $1,850,000. EAST HAMPTON D. Drohan to Shafshak and Razaimiandr, 199 Three Mile Harbor Road, .23 acre, Oct. 4, $190,000. MONTAUK E. Trunz to A. Joseph and S...
   Two big storms in a row; will God try for three? As Bob Dylan recited so eloquently, “Something is happening, and you don’t know what it is, do you Mr. Jones?” It’s like that now in the world of geoclimatology...
   It’s wait until next year for the East Hampton High School boys soccer team, which, while playing tenaciously, lost 2-0 to Jericho in the Long Island championship game at Dowling College on Nov. 14.     Jericho was...
   When this writer recalled that John Conner ran the Fifth Avenue Mile in 4 minutes and 40 seconds at the age of 50, he was corrected by the interviewee: “Four-forty point one.”     That’s by way of...
   The Lt. Joseph J. Theinert 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament will be played at 1 p.m. on Saturday at the Shelter Island School to benefit the Lt. Joseph J. Theinert Memorial Fund, which supports programs for military families and veterans in...
   The Montauk SurfMasters fall tournament will come to an end at noon on Sunday. What promised to be an exciting finale, with plenty of big striped bass for the final weeks of the hard-fought contest, was curtailed by Hurricane Sandy. The...
   This past weekend marked the third time that East Hampton High’s Marina Preiss, a junior, has competed in the New York State championship girls swimming meet.     Preiss, who first swam at the state level as an...