Taylor K. Vecsey returned to The East Hampton Star in 2014. She was the founding editor of East Hampton Patch news site and also ran Southampton Patch. A Water Mill resident, Ms. Vecsey is a member of the Bridgehampton Fire Department, where she volunteers as an emergency medical technician.
Long gone are the days when only the bride and groom, their families, and closest friends relished photographs of the wedding day thanks to social media, like Instagram, Facebook and even wedding apps.
In the face of a growing trend toward bigger houses on smaller lots, the village established a temporary moratorium in July on construction of most new houses and major improvements to existing ones; since then the board has been working on a range of code revisions.
The Springs Fire District, the last holdout on the South Fork, agreed in October to put aside $100,000 in its 2016 budget to fund a paid E.M.S. program to supplement its volunteer department. The program started Monday.
New York Representative Lee Zeldin, a Republican, has confidence that Donald Trump would come out a winner over Hillary Clinton in the First Congressional District if that's the way the presidential nominations go, according to a report from Roll Call, a newspaper that reports on Capitol Hill, on Tuesday.
Marine biologists are still trying to determine what caused a harp seal found beached in Montauk to die, though they are cautioning against the public touching stranded seals, which is what happened to this particular one on Saturday.
The Hampton Coffee Company will host the Southampton Town Youth Bureau's open mike night at its County Road 39 in location in Southampton on Friday, and applications are now available for June's Battle of the Bands.