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Florence Fabricant on the L.V.I.S. Cookbook, and a ‘Virtual Lunch’ With John Grisham

Florence Fabricant will talk about the new “Ladies Village Improvement Society Cookbook” in a live online event at 5 p.m. on Saturday hosted by BookHampton, while Monday brings John Grisham discussing his latest mystery.

May 22, 2020
D.E.C. Asks Public's Help Tracing Source of Forest Fires

Since mid-April, there have been five unexplained forest fires on federal, state, county, and private lands, including Long Island's Pine Barrens region, where some 167 acres have burned.

May 20, 2020
Congratulate Your Senior in The Star’s Special Graduation Salute

The East Hampton Star’s annual print supplement dedicated to high school graduation, always a keepsake for years to come, will be published on June 25. In these strange -- and historic -- times, what better way to send your senior off than with a custom congratulatory message in The Star?

Now is the time to reserve space in print for a special message of your design. The deadline for placing graduation advertisements is June 12. Those wishing to inquire about this service can call 631-324-0002 or email [email protected].

May 19, 2020
Get Your Film Fix With Drive-Up Flicks

Drive-in movies are making a comeback on Long Island in the time of Covid, with showings on Saturday in Southampton and on Wednesday in Mattituck.

May 18, 2020
106th Rescue Wing Flyover Salutes Long Islanders on Front Lines

The New York Air National Guard 106th Rescue Wing saluted Long Islanders for their hard work to "fight against Covid-19" with a flyover on Friday afternoon covering the North and South Shores from Long Beach to East Hampton and Greenport.

May 14, 2020
Stay Where You Are Contest From Montauk Brewing Co.

Montauk Brewing Company is holding a #staywhereyouare art contest for a new design on a beer can that also needs a name.

May 14, 2020
East Hampton Store Selling Stun Guns

Village True Value Hardware in East Hampton Village on Wednesday announced on Twitter it is now selling tasers.

May 13, 2020
Helping Small Businesses Stay Viable in a Pandemic

Stony Brook University's College of Business will offer an online course starting Monday to provide small businesses owners with guidance on keeping their businesses viable in the midst of the pandemic.

May 12, 2020
Peconic Land Trust Moves Lectures Online

The Peconic Land Trust's popular Bridge Gardens Conversation Series is moving to an online platform.

May 12, 2020
Bridgehampton School Welcomes Chicks, Sells Plants

Covid-19 can't stop the Bridgehampton School from growing its agricultural program.

May 11, 2020
Generally Low Bacteria Levels in East Hampton Town Waters

Recent testing for the bacteria enterococcus in the East Hampton Town water bodies indicated generally low levels, though bodies frequently found to have medium or high bacteria levels continued to do so this week. 

May 8, 2020
In Montauk, a Theatrical Scavenger Hunt, Medical Supplies, and a Virtual 5K

The Montauk Food Pantry is hosting a Montauk Need 2 Feed Virtual 5K to raise money for food for the pantry and to help feed more than 275 families every other week. Beginning on Saturday and ending on May 17, run, walk, hike, or jog anywhere and post your results. For more information and to register visit their web page online at

May 7, 2020