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OLA Draws Young Help

Two Latino graduates of South Fork schools — one at law school, the other taking a gap semester — are lending a hand to Organizacion Latino-Americana of Eastern Long Island, the group announced this week.

Feb 14, 2019
Praise for Proposed Septic System Law

A proposed law that would require updated wastewater treatment systems for all new residences and for existing ones that expand by 25 percent or increase the number of bedrooms was praised by environmental advocates at an East Hampton Village Board public hearing on Friday. There was no opposition.

Jan 24, 2019
Plea to Clean Havens Beach

Friends of Havens Beach, an advocacy group seeking to prod Sag Harbor Village officials into improving the condition of the village’s only bathing beach, listed the detritus recently found in the sand there at a public forum at the John Jermain Memorial Library on Sunday.

Jan 24, 2019
Trestle Work Pushed Back

The replacement of the railroad trestles that cross North Main Street and Accabonac Road in East Hampton Village, which had been scheduled for next month, will happen in October or November, a spokesman for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority said yesterday.

Jan 24, 2019
Golf Course Upgrade Gets Approval

The East Hampton Village Zoning Board of Appeals discussed an application Friday from the Maidstone Club, which is seeking permission to install drainage pipes, sump pumps, dry wells, and a swale on its golf course.

Jan 17, 2019
Dust blew off the barren farm field north of Amagansett's Main Street last week, creating a mess on parked cars and sidewalks and for village storekeepers. Amagansett Farm Field Dust Kicks up Furor

Twice last week, the dust blowing off the dry farm field just north of Main Street created thick clouds of particulate that swirled over the hamlet.

Jan 14, 2019
Second House to Be Restored

Second House, the oldest structure in Montauk, will benefit from a $450,000 restoration project, the East Hampton Town Board announced at the close of its business in 2018.

Jan 10, 2019
Pamela McDonald stood amid the remaining inventory at Bermuda Bikes in East Hampton last month. She and her husband, Kent, are selling the store after nearly 40 years. Bike Shop for Sale; McDonalds to Retire

Bermuda Bikes, the shop on Gingerbread Lane in East Hampton that has been selling and servicing bicycles for nearly 40 years, is for sale, Kent and Pamela McDonald, the husband and wife owners, announced recently.

Jan 3, 2019
The Big Date Change of 1751

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

Jan 10, 2019
Neighbors Foresee a Traffic ‘Disaster’

Residents of Osborne Lane and adjacent streets in East Hampton gave the East Hampton Village Board an unqualified thumbs-down assessment of the small parking lot under construction at 8 Osborne Lane, a property the village purchased and on which a house was recently demolished, at the village board’s meeting on Friday.

Dec 27, 2018