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Lee Zeldin Is Treated for Cancer

Representative Lee Zeldin of New York's First Congressional District, who is seeking the Republican Party's nomination for governor of New York, disclosed on Saturday that has been treated for chronic myeloid leukemia. 

Sep 23, 2021

In New Poll, East Hampton Mostly Agrees That Cell Service Stinks

More than 75 percent of people who responded to a wireless infrastructure poll conducted in East Hampton Town last month described network coverage where they live as poor or nonexistent. 

Sep 23, 2021

Police & Courts

Chief Gerard Turza Jr. said several workers decided to burn assorted debris at a construction site, but it was "nothing of consequence, other than stupidity."

Sep 23, 2021

Car crashes on local roads led to drunken-driving charges for two men this week.

Sep 23, 2021

A ninth grader who stole a live snake from an East Hampton High School science classroom last week — and then posted about it on the video-sharing app TikTok — was apparently inspired to do so by a viral trend dubbed "devious licks."

Sep 23, 2021

Government

Voter information tables will be scattered across East Hampton and Southampton Towns and on Shelter Island on Tuesday, which is National Voter Registration Day. 

Sep 23, 2021

A plan to revitalize the southern part of Lake Montauk and the beach at the end of South Lake Drive was presented to the East Hampton Town Board on Tuesday.

Sep 23, 2021

Proposals to create property maintenance requirements for East Hampton Village landowners, to allow the construction of cellars that extend beyond the exterior wall of a residence, and to establish the position of "village

Sep 23, 2021

Seeking to speed up the process of developing a sewage treatment system for East Hampton Village, the village board on Friday hired a new consultant to oversee the project.  

Sep 23, 2021

Long Island Books

Arts

Guild Hall's Banners for a Big Birthday

Guild Hall's chief creative officer Amy Kirwin reflects on her new job, the art center's busy 90th anniversary summer, and its future.

Sep 23, 2021

Sag Harbor American Music Festival will feature 27 free performances over four days, with the Randy Brecker-Ada Rovatti Quintet and Michelle among the headliners.

Sep 23, 2021

Watermill Center resident artists will share work in progress tomorrow, and an exhibition of Paul Thek's art will open Saturday.

Sep 23, 2021

A special performance of the Choral Society of the Hamptons will honor Mark Mangini, its longtime music director, on Sunday.

Sep 23, 2021

Food

From the Farm to the Ferm

The couple behind The Ferm brews their artisanal kombuchas in a rainbow of flavors, including blueberry lavender, peach mint, and apple raspberry, depending on what is ripe at area farms.

Sep 23, 2021