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A Plan for a Senior Center Without a Site

A long-hoped-for new senior center that would replace the aging facility on Springs-Fireplace Road in East Hampton was the topic of a somewhat acrimonious town board back and forth last Thursday. Board members, often sounding irritated, finally voted to form a building committee on the project.     

Jan 23, 2020

A construction worker fell from scaffolding at least two stories high on Friday afternoon in Montauk and died, East Hampton Town police said.

Jan 24, 2020

A fire erupted at a PSEG Long Island substation in Bridgehampton on Friday morning, but a spokeswoman said no customers were affected by the blaze. 

Jan 24, 2020

More Parking in Amagansett by Memorial Day?

Amagansett’s town-owned parking lot north of Main Street in the hamlet’s commercial core could be expanded and reconfigured in time for Memorial Day weekend, the East Hampton Town Board was told on Tuesday, though one board member suggested that such a timeline might be unrealistic.     

Jan 23, 2020

Fleming Makes Her Case for Congress

Elements of a stump speech were peppered throughout Suffolk County Legislator Bridget Fleming’s remarks to a gathering of Democratic voters in Springs on Friday.     

Jan 23, 2020

New Leader for Sustainability Committee

Lena Tabori was named the new chairwoman of East Hampton Town’s Energy Sustainability and Resiliency Committee on Jan. 15, four weeks after Linda James resigned from the position.

Jan 23, 2020

Arts

Devon Leaver: Now Showing at Sundance

Devon Leaver, who as a child sang in the aisles of local grocery stores, has both film and voice projects attracting attention and audiences this month in places such as the Sundance Film Festival.

Jan 22, 2020

A new film by Yaron Zilberman, an Israeli-American, goes back to a time when peace between Palestinians and Israelis was not only conceivable but even imminent, and illustrates why efforts by both sides to achieve it have ultimately failed.

Jan 23, 2020

Do white liberals hate themselves? Are quota systems fair, or even logical? How dark must your skin be to be considered a “person of color”? These are just some of the questions raised by “Admissions," a satire chosen by the Hampton Theatre Company.

Jan 23, 2020

This mostly mild winter will heat up a little more on Saturday when Andy Aledort and the Groove Kings come to the Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett for a 10 p.m. show.

Jan 23, 2020

Live Music, Live Stories at LTV

A night of live music will happen at LTV Studios in Wainscott tomorrow at 7 with performances by two Long Island funk bands, the Kenny Harris Project and Funkin’ A.

Jan 23, 2020

The Art Scene: 01.23.20

Love and Passion returns, Bird and Little fly solo at Halsey McKay, and more

Jan 23, 2020

A New Head for the Church

The Church, an arts and cultural center planned for the old Methodist Church in Sag Harbor, has its first director as of Jan. 1.

Jan 23, 2020

Travel

A Foodie Destination That's Capital

   Anyone who hasn't visited "the swamp" (as Donald Trump loves to refer to the District) in the last decade or so, and perhaps plans to during election year, is in for a great surprise. At least on the culinary front, which was once defined by stuffy politico steakhouses and bland, expense-account haunts. More recently, D.C. has emerged as a gastronomic playground, a hotbed of pioneering chefs who helm small, inspired eateries that are often driven by the city's ethnic diversity.

Dec 26, 2019

Villages

When Ram Dass, the onetime proponent of hallucinogenic drugs turned spiritual seeker and New Age guru, died on Dec. 22 in Maui, Hawaii, Rameshwar Das of Springs was at his side.     

Jan 23, 2020

The Noyac Civic Council has received word from Representative Lee Zeldin’s office that the Environmental Protection Agency is looking into the Sand Land mine in Noyac as a possible Superfund site.

Jan 23, 2020

Long Island Books

Sports

It has been a long time since East Hampton High has been blessed with such numbers, Jim Stewart, who coached championship teams here from the mid-1980s into the ’90s, said.

Jan 23, 2020

Save “the Marinackers” for another year: The Bonackers will go it alone in football next season, East Hampton’s head coach, Joe McKee, said Friday.

Jan 23, 2020

East Hampton High’s girls and boys winter track teams finished at the bottom of the standings in league meets at Suffolk Community College-Brentwood over the weekend — the boys placing 10th among 11 teams, and the girls last.

Jan 23, 2020

Swimming Teams Are Churning

The Bonac boys swimming team is to vie with Sayville-Bayport for the League II championship today at the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter.

Jan 23, 2020

The Lineup: 01.23.20

Hoops heats up in Sag Harbor and East Hampton Friday, and Futsal returns to Sportime in Amagansett Saturday.

Jan 23, 2020