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What’s up with Lee Zeldin? Once a decent young politician and Army vet making his way up through the Republican ranks, he has become an irresponsible pot-shooter for the right.
To get an idea about what team spirit means, all you have to do is go to the greater Boston area at Super Bowl time. I was there last week because my husband was a patient at the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in Burlington, and everyone seemed...
Lots of books and other things arrive unannounced at The Star, as they do at newspapers and media outlets. Some are worthwhile. Some are not. Others lead into unexpected territory.
I am to turn 79 on Monday, by which time I expect to be lying on a beach in Zihuatanejo reading a good book, or, given my tendency to interrupt, making Mary look up from hers.  That, my tendency to interrupt, may be the sole sticking point in...
A high-tech washing machine gives out, and the whining about over-engineering starts.
In 1993, Noelle Giddings created the universe. The Milestone Media universe, that is, which spawned groundbreaking comic books such as Batman: Blind Justice, Dominique Laveau, and Static Shock, all distributed by DC Comics.

A most important publication and a landmark in thorough documentation and scholarship interpreting the life and times of Elias Pelletreau, one of Long Island’s greatest 18th-century artisans.

A LIPA trustee puzzles over Assemblyman Fred Thiele’s withdrawal of his support for the South Fork Wind Farm project off Montauk.

The Last Duck            Springs February 2, 2019 Dear Mr. Rattray,  The early morning reports from the Accabonac have quieted so I believe this year’s duck hunting is over....
For those practiced in the art of making wine, the chardonnay grape is considered a blank canvas. Because it has a neutral flavor, “you can put your stamp on it,” said Roman Roth, a winemaker and partner of Wolffer Estate Vineyard in Sagaponack who...
If the phrases “prix fixe” and “free Prosecco” make your significant other swoon, this Valentine’s Day ought to be filled with romance. Here on the South Fork, plenty of restaurants are offering dinner and drink specials next Thursday. For those...
Jeremy Blutstein, the chef de cuisine at Almond in Bridgehampton and a fixture of the South Fork culinary world since he was a teenager, has been named the executive chef of Gurney’s Star Island Resort and Marina. The resort, which was formerly the...
Thursday, February 7 GIRLS BASKETBALL, East Hampton faculty-alumnae game, East Hampton High School, 4 p.m., and Mattituck at Pierson, Sag Harbor, 6:15 p.m. Saturday, February 9 BOYS SWIMMING, East Hampton at Suffolk County championship meet, Suffolk...