editor's blog

Hurricane Irene Long Island path
The National Hurricane Center early Friday revised its prediction for the path of Hurricane Irene, moving it farther east over Long Island. The path is similar to that of the devastating 1938 Hurricane.

The line for gas at Hess in Wainscott was long on Thursday afternoon, but a few miles away at the American station in East Hampton, gas had run out at one point in the afternoon. Morgan McGivern