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    What, exactly, is a sea womp?     It’s a sea monster that has blown into Accabonac Creek with plenty of attitude, wreaking havoc with the local flora and fauna, and it is the brainchild of the Springs...
Many who gathered at a community forum at East Hampton High School on Tuesday night to paint a picture of the ideal district superintendent were there to say their piece about the interim superintendent, Richard Burns, who has garnered high marks...
Lisa Seff, a Springs School science teacher, will soon be literally on top of the world, or close to it. Ms. Seff has been selected to be part of an elite team of six teachers and six researchers who will explore and collaborate in the frozen north
Jonathan Russo of Shelter Island was the winner of the East End Classic Boat Society’s 2011 fund-raising raffle.
Francis Bock, a former East Hampton Town Trustee, has installed a scale model of a “dune ladder” on trustee-owned beach at Lazy Point in Amagansett. The trustees are considering financing the construction of a 900-foot-long version to help combat...
The new year will bring no respite from thorny issues, if the first meetings of the East Hampton Town Board in 2012 are an indication.
After agreeing on Dec. 19 to abolish the village planning board and assume that board’s duties itself, the Sagaponack Village Board held its first meeting to address planning matters on Monday.
East Hampton Town Ethics Committee     East Hampton Town Supervisor Bill Wilkinson announced last Thursday night that the town ethics board had found no wrongdoing after being asked to look into whether Len Bernard, the budget...

Peter L. Fabrizio, a contractor and musician who lived on Manor Lane in Springs, died on Dec. 21 in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. He was 62. His family said he died of natural causes.

Alice Watson, who came with her family to Montauk in 1952 to camp at Hither Hills, and loved it so much she convinced her husband, George Watson, to build a bungalow near the fishing docks, died in Basking Ridge, N.J., on New Year’s Day. She was 91.

A resident of Long Beach Lane in Noyac for 27 years, Valerie Romatowski died at Good Shepherd Hospice in Auburndale, Fla., on Jan. 3. She was 91.

A service was held at the Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in East Hampton on Sunday for Halsey Ludlow Dickinson Jr. of East Hampton, who died on Jan. 4 after his car plunged into Three Mile Harbor.

Albert John Loper, a former employee of the East Hampton Town Highway Department and a 40-year member of the Amagansett Fire Department, died on Dec. 28 at Washington Hospital in Washington, N.C.