Villages

Visitors heading east for the unofficial start to summer this Memorial Day weekend will be surprised to see two giant billboards under construction on both sides of Sunrise Highway, just west of the Shinnecock Canal.
As part of its mission to protect, enhance, and restore the ecological integrity of Accabonac Harbor and its watershed, the Accabonac Protection Committee will have three forums this summer, all at Ashawagh Hall in Springs.
It was May 1779 off the Connecticut coastline. Edward Conkling, the captain of the privateer sloop Eagle was cruising off Stonington, perhaps looking for another ship to capture to aid the rebel patriots’ war effort, when the Eagle was taken by a...
Donald Horowitz, a co-owner of Wittendale's Florist and Greenhouses on Newtown Lane, told the East Hampton Village Board he and about 12 other shopkeepers had met with Mr. Ringel to register their complaints about the fair.
The East Hampton Village Board has proposed an operating budget of $22,957,802 for the 2019-2020 fiscal year, an increase of $778,872, or 3.5 percent, from last year.
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Barbara Borsack, who became the first woman elected to the East Hampton Village Board in 2000, is hoping to be the first woman elected village mayor in 2020.
Lauren Katz and Thomas Martin of Montauk were married on May 3 at Gosman’s restaurant there. Marie Villeneuve, one of the bride’s best friends from college, officiated.
Montauk voters overwhelmingly approved a $7.5 million renovation and expansion of the Montauk Library on Tuesday, voting 245 to 81 in favor of the library’s bond proposition.
The neon "Sag Harbor" sign that was saved from the 2016 fire that severely damaged the Sag Harbor Cinema will be lit up again in a ceremony at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday.
The public has been invited to attend a dedication ceremony to mark the installation of a roadside marker at the Amagansett Life-Saving and Coast Guard Station on May 25 at 10 a.m.
The Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt are opening this year's Sundays at Two series with Nicole Kinlock, who will be speaking about her research on plant interactions in invaded-plant areas and the natural history of invasive plants.

Helping hands are being lined up for the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter Cares Day on Saturday, dedicated to the memory of Harvey Horowitz, the local Y’s late board chairman.
The waters off Havens Beach in Sag Harbor Village contained the highest amount of enterococcus bacteria of any East End bathing beach sampled on May 6 by the Surfrider Foundation.
PSEG Long Island announced this week that it will explore the possibility of building a modernized Long Island Power Authority substation on parkland north of the former Montauk landfill.
Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino, the creative husband and wife behind such television shows as “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” and “Gilmore Girls,” asked the East Hampton Village Zoning Board of Appeals on Friday for permission to renovate...
Residents of the Tuthill Road Association have launched a GoFundMe campaign that they say is necessary to protect the neighborhood’s character and quality of life from activities associated with Duryea’s Lobster Deck, purchased in 2014 by Marc Rowan.
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The East Hampton Library will open the fifth annual Tom Twomey Series of conversations on topics of local and national interest with “Bioswales: A New Vision for East Hampton’s Village Green” on Saturday at 6 p.m. Subsequent talks will range from...