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  • A beautiful waterfront house on a bluff in Springs may be an unlikely place for a museum, but suspend your disbelief. This is no archive of ancient artifacts nor a paean to priceless paintings. No, this is the Museum of Low Taste, or MOLT, a good-humored and astonishingly expansive assemblage of midcentury kitsch — ceramic figurines, lazy susans, and commemorative items, among other things — a proud and highly concentrated collection that numbers in the thousands.
  • The East Hampton Village Board unanimously adopted a $21.6 million 2017-18 budget at its meeting on Friday.
  • By a vote of 103 to 41, the New York State Assembly passed the Climate and Community Protection Act on Monday.
  • The second annual South Fork 100-Percent Renewable Energy Forum will be held on Wednesday from 12:30 to 6:15 p.m. at LTV Studios in Wainscott.
  • A self-proclaimed Ku Klux Klan grand wizard from Hampton Bays was found distributing leaflets in East Hampton Village last week, according to police.
  • Manhattan, after the midday downpour that caught me ill prepared and quickly sodden on Saturday, was again humid by midnight, and in Times Square the tourists gaped and the panhandlers pitched and the bridge-and-tunnel roisterers swaggered in roughly equal measure as I made my way back to the hotel from the Port Authority terminal, where M. had boarded a bus for the hours-long journey home. Five years after leaving the big city, it can be a bit disorienting to experience it anew.
  • Arthur Graham has defeated Philip O'Connell for a seat on the East Hampton Village Board, as residents went to the polls Tuesday in the village's first contested election in more than a decade.
  • Ronald Perelman, the billionaire investor and philanthropist who owns a nearly 60-acre estate called the Creeks on Georgica Pond, lost his bid to change the neighborhood's zoning on Friday.
  • East Hampton Village residents will go to the polls on Tuesday to elect a village board member to complete the final year of the late Elbert Edwards’s term.
  • Three days after closing Georgica Pond because a bloom of cyanobacteria, or blue-green algae, had been confirmed, a long-simmering disagreement among the East Hampton Town Trustees over the recognition of state and federal jurisdiction came to a boil.

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