Government

Outside law firm to review town deal with Rowan
A settlement signed by the East Hampton Town attorney and Marc Rowan, owner of Duryea's Lobster Deck in Montauk, will be reviewed by an outside law firm on behalf of the town, following a town board vote on Tuesday. Doug Kuntz

Under a plan put forward by descendants of the original owners of the 1775 Deacon David Hedges House in Sagaponack, the house would become an accessory structure to a new 8,000-square-foot main house. Durell Godfrey




East Hampton Town Councilman David Lys and Southampton Town Councilman Tommy John Schiavoni will speak at the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton on Tuesday. Star Staff

Fashion entrepreneur heading town’s litter committee reflects on ‘labor of love’
Kathleen Kirkwood, chairwoman of East Hampton Town’s Recycling and Litter Committee, spoke about sustainable fashion at the Nasdaq MarketSite in Manhattan last month. Alison Savitch

Z.B.A. says pet business is a legal home occupation
Lori Marsden walking some of the dogs in her care at Sammy's Beach last month Durell Godfrey

Groundbreaking is close; first group of tenants likely to move in by late 2020
Catherine Casey, the executive director of the East Hampton Housing Authority, displayed a photo of the modular buildings to be constructed for affordable housing in Amagansett. Jamie Bufalino