Margaret F. D’Andrea, an Army Air Corps nurse during World War II who was later an active community volunteer in Wainscott and beyond, died on Oct. 6 at Midtown Senior Living in Raleigh, N.C., just eight days shy of her 94th birthday.
Tommy Miller, a 12th-generation Bonacker who retired from the East Hampton Town Police Department in 2004 after 22 years on the force, was “part of the community in so many ways,” said Michael Sarlo, the department’s current chief. “He knew everyone and spent a great deal of time building relationships on the job.
Louisa Edith Edwards, who sold real estate with the Edward Pospisil agency and had lived on Old Montauk Highway in Amagansett before moving to North Carolina, died on Oct. 3 in Montrose, Calif., after a stroke, her family said.
As the Army Corps of Engineers began work this week excavating and stockpiling sand for a sandbag-reinforced dune that will run the length of the downtown Montauk beach, many who had not grasped the true scope of the project before began to take notice. How did things get to this point?
With the Army Corp of Engineers' long-planned work on the downtown Montauk beach finally under way this week, a group of residents angry about the project are preparing to descend on Town Hall Thursday night to voice their opposition at a 6:30 East Hampton Town Board meeting.