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Fire Destroys Waterfront Cottage in Montauk

East Hampton Town fire marshals are investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed the cottage in the early morning hours on Monday. 

Aug 5, 2019
Town Shuts Down High-End Party House

East Hampton Town announced that officials obtained a temporary restraining order to stop promoters' parties, photo shoots, product launches, and other commercial activities at a 10,000-square-foot house at 145 Neck Path in Springs.

Aug 1, 2019
Pedestrian Was ‘Intoxicated’ When Struck

The driver thought he had hit a deer, but when he got out of his car on East Lake Drive in Montauk on Saturday night he was shocked to see a man in the grass on the side of the road.

Aug 1, 2019
Montauk Man Faces Felony Contempt Charge

A Montauk man was arrested in East Hampton on the evening of July 22 after allegedly disobeying an order of protection.

Aug 1, 2019
No Licenses, No Interlocks

Two men driving on Springs-Fireplace Road in Springs without valid licenses were charged over the weekend with felony driving while intoxicated. Each has previously been convicted of the crime.

Arnold S. Rivas-Ovalle of Springs, 23, was caught Saturday at about 2:10 a.m. driving a 2010 Mazda on the shoulder of the road, said East Hampton Town police, who clocked his speed at 55 miles per hour in a 40 m.p.h. zone. His blood alcohol was reportedly above .18, over twice the legal limit, leading to an aggravated D.W.I. charge.

Aug 1, 2019
On the Police Logs 08.01.19

The family of an 11-year-old boy from Eagan, Minn., accidentally him left behind at Main Beach on the evening of July 23. The boy’s father phoned police just after 8 p.m. when he realized he had left the boy at the beach.

Aug 1, 2019
Crash Shuts Down Portion of Montauk Highway in Water Mill

An accident during the morning commute on Tuesday had traffic backed up for miles. 

Jul 30, 2019
Firefighters Took the Heat

Fire departments and emergency medical service agencies across the South Fork were kept busy over the weekend in less than ideal weather conditions.

Jul 25, 2019
Two Face Felony Assault Charges

East Hampton Town police said a 39-year-old Springs man beat a child with a leather belt and a cow-tail whip.

Jul 25, 2019
Liquor Licenses Out of Sight

In Montauk last week, an East Hampton Town Police officer made the rounds of bars and restaurants that serve alcohol, inspecting the locations as well as certain records that are supposed to be readily available.

Jul 25, 2019