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Deepwater Wind, the Rhode Island Company that plans to construct a 15-turbine wind farm approximately 30 miles east of Montauk, has opened an office at 524 Montauk Highway in Amagansett to support the proposed development, known as the South Fork...
Land and water. The two most important things on the South Fork. In one sense, the water is on top, the land below.
For the second straight year, local residents are being encouraged to sign up for the Southampton Town Police Department's civilian academy. The 14-week course, with one night class per week, starts Jan. 24. While Southampton Town residents are...
With each day that passes, I try to extract every moment I can with my boat before it gets hauled out for the winter. Only half a dozen boats remain in the water at my local marina; about 150 of them now reside onshore, snuggly wrapped tight in...
Dr. James Tomarken, the Suffolk Commissioner of Health Services, reported a new human case of West Nile virus in Suffolk County on Monday.
One person was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital with a possible toe amputation.
A few deals we've noticed for Black Friday should be of interest to our readers. Plus, Alec and Hilaria Baldwin stop in at BookHampton this afternoon at 2.
The Thanksgiving larder at the Springs Food Pantry was stocked on Tuesday with produce donated by a number of East Hampton farms, including Share the Harvest Farm, Balsam Farm, and the Bistrian farm.
The holiday season arrives at the Montauk Lighthouse this weekend, starting on Saturday with the annual Lighting of the Light, from 4 to 7 p.m. This year’s event is in memory of Betsy White, a longtime member of the Montauk Historical Society...
A longstanding East Hampton Housing Authority plan for affordable housing on a vacant 4.6-acre site on the north side of Montauk Highway in Amagansett underwent preliminary review by the East Hampton Town Planning Board on Nov. 15.
Never mind that the porcelain figurines did not date to Big and Little Edie Beale’s era at Grey Gardens. They reminded Jerry Torre of “the better days of Grey Gardens,” of what it had been before he met Edith Ewing Bouvier Beale and her daughter,...
Sitting around a table strewn with half-eaten packages of cookies and chips, the Guild Hall Teen Arts Council held its weekly brainstorming meeting as part of an initiative aimed at giving young people a bigger stake in the future of the arts and...
A barn on East Hampton Town’s Amagansett Farm property, 19 acres of farmland purchased to save it from becoming a 79-unit luxury housing development, will be demolished, according to a town board decision last week.
A spirited competition among offices of the real estate firm Saunders and Associates to see which could gather the most food for food pantries brought in more than 14,000 donated items.
When staff and elected officials abandoned the old East Hampton Town Hall building on Pantigo Road in about 2011, they took what they needed and moved across the lawn to the new Robert A.M. Stern-designed complex. What they left behind for another...
A little-known 1913 National Guard exercise in Montauk was designed to address deficiencies in training and supply logistics, particular for cavalry officers lacking actual wartime experience. A set of photographs believed to have been taken by a...
Kilkare, the iconic Georgica Association house that was owned by the late Michael Kennedy, is among the houses on the tour.
A life-size giraffe sculpture that has been moldering in an East Hampton Village holding pen since it was discovered "grazing" at the edge of the Nature Trail a year and a half ago, will be sold to the highest bidder.
With the holiday rush comes an increased need for blood, and several blood drives have been scheduled over the coming weeks.  The first is at the American Legion Hall in Amagansett, on the corner of Montauk Highway and Abraham’s Path,...