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The McGuirk Boarding House

Item of the Week from the East Hampton Library’s Long Island Collection

May 9, 2019
Downtown Study Comes Into Focus

The East Hampton Village Board, which is seeking to hire a firm to help tackle challenges in the village’s commercial district, discussed the details last week.

May 9, 2019
A Breakwater Wedding in Sag

Carol Marie Salomonson and Kevin Guthrie Santacroce of Sag Harbor were married on Saturday afternoon at the Breakwater Yacht Club in that village. Stake President Barrett L. Richards of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints officiated.

Mar 14, 2019
Sag Harbor Passes Septic Law

A law requiring low-nitrogen septic systems for all new residences, for existing buildings — including commercial ones — that expand their floor area by 25 percent, and for nonresidential properties that require site plan review was adopted by the Sag Harbor Village Board on March 12.

Mar 21, 2019
A Roast of the Gun Lobby

The League of Women Voters of the Hamptons will host a special book-and-author reception and talk with Steve Israel, a former Long Island congressman, on April 4 at 5:30 p.m. at Seasons of Southampton. Tim Bishop, a former congressman from Southampton, will serve as M.C. for a question-and-answer session.

Mar 21, 2019
An architectural rendering shows a proposed one-story addition on the east side of the Montauk Library. Montauk Library Pitches $7.5 Million Expansion

The project would give the library another 5,000 square feet of space, but increase its footprint by less than 1,600 square feet.

Mar 7, 2019
Could This Be the End of Ocean Views?

Nothing less than “an incredible impact” on iconic oceanfront residences is at stake in a hearing before the East Hampton Village Zoning Board of Appeals, board members were told as they considered an application for a third time on Friday. But a largely skeptical board called that characterization extreme, and with an environmental report from a consultant to the village still pending, the application will be considered for a fourth time next month.

Mar 14, 2019
Childe Hassam’s ‘Sidewalk,’ 1917

Item of the Week From the East Hampton Library Long Island Collection

Mar 7, 2019
Room for Mechanicals, or an Illegal Story?

The East Hampton Town Zoning Board of Appeals will consider a controversial construction project in Montauk’s Hither Hills neighborhood when it meets on March 19 and 26, one that its critics say will set a dangerous precedent if completed according to plans.

Mar 7, 2019
Local Finalist Is in ‘Today’ Show Cook-Off

Alana Leland of East Hampton is one of three finalists in a “Today” show recipe contest, Joy’s Wine Country Cook-Off. During a taping of the show yesterday she was to find out if she won. The segment will air at 10 a.m. tomorrow.

Feb 28, 2019