Politics

East Hampton Town Supervisor Peter Van Scoyoc, right, Councilman David Lys, and Councilwoman Sylvia Overby celebrating Mr. Lys’s victory in November. All three will run to keep their seats. Durell Godfrey

Perry Gershon and is family on their way to vote in East Hampton on Election Day. Mr. Gershon said his family would support a second campaign, should he decide to run again for Congress. Durell Godfrey

Manny Vilar Durell Godfrey photos

D.A.: ‘Brazen scheme to get candidates on ballot’

Pat Mansir, left, and Amos Goodman may be a part of different political parties, but they are facing the same criminal charges. File photos

Jay Schneiderman said he plans to run for re-election as Southampton Town supervisor later this year. Taylor K. Vecsey



Councilman David Lys, with his wife, Rachel, at his side, addressed supporters once it was clear he had won re-election to the East Hampton Town Board. Durell Godfrey

David Lys, left, faces Manny Vilar, right, in a special election for the one year remaining in Mr. Van Scoyoc’s term.
Sample of East Hampton Town ballot