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Fine Day for a Run

The organizers of the May 1 5K run in East Hampton Village deserve the highest praise.

May 12, 2022
Another Round on the Shoreline

About half of the East Hampton Town shoreline is eroding. Sea level rise will increase the affected area to all of the town’s waterfront over time. These are the key points in a draft policy document released last week intended to guide officials as they contemplate how to prepare.

May 5, 2022
The Court’s Assault on Freedom

A January survey conducted by CNN found that 69 percent of Americans were opposed to overturning the landmark case of Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey, the 1992 opinion limiting the right to an abortion but preserving the fundamental freedom to choose to terminate a pregnancy.

May 5, 2022
Policy in Private

Important decisions are being made behind closed doors and without the full village board’s knowledge.

Apr 28, 2022
Zeldin’s Long Game

What exactly is the far right trying to “save” New York from?

Apr 28, 2022
Housing Crisis Ideas

A bill sponsored in the State Legislature by Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. may represent the beginning of a big step forward on easing the region’s attainable housing crisis.

Apr 28, 2022
Forecast Improves for Quieter Skies

Despite a late start in coming up with new rules for East Hampton Airport, the town appears to be making progress.

Apr 21, 2022
Think Beyond the C.P.F.

An aptly described monster is rising over Ditch Plain.

Apr 21, 2022
Arts for Whom?

For a few weeks now, we have been thinking about what ails some of our beloved local institutions.

Apr 14, 2022
Education Without Representation

With few exceptions, eastern Long Island’s school boards do not accurately reflect the demographic makeup of their districts.

Apr 14, 2022
A Plea for More Science

A researcher seeking the East Hampton Town Trustees’ blessing for a pollutants study in Accabonac Harbor said that there was little scientific basis for many of town, county, and state initiatives.

Apr 7, 2022
Mike Pence, Savior of Democracy

Details of a plot by allies of former President Donald J. Trump and Mr. Trump himself to overturn the results of the 2020 election are increasingly coming to light.

Apr 7, 2022