Skip to main content


Free Car Seat Checks in Southampton

According to the National Safety Council, 70 percent of child safety seats are installed improperly and car accidents are the second-leading cause of death in children 12 months and under. With those sobering statistics in mind, the Southampton Town Police Department will sponsor free car seat safety checks on Saturday for parents and guardians who want to ensure their kids travel safely.

May 18, 2022
Battle of the Books, and More Fun for Teens

Young adults have lots of fun opportunities coming up this week at the East Hampton Library.

May 17, 2022
This Week's Happenings in Montauk

It isn't technically even summer yet, but Montauk is already bustling with activity.

May 16, 2022
On the Outdoor Agenda

From garden tours to guided walks, a few upcoming events will appeal to lovers of the outdoors.

May 13, 2022
Juneteenth Now a Town Holiday

The East Hampton Town Board voted last Thursday to recognize Juneteenth, or June 19, as a town holiday. 

May 11, 2022
L.V.I.S. Silent Auction Goes Live

The East Hampton Ladies Village Improvement Society's annual silent auction begins Wednesday at noon.

May 11, 2022
Meet Sag Harbor's School Board Candidates

On Wednesday at 7, the Noyac Civic Council will host a virtual Meet the Candidates night to give community members a chance to get to know the four people seeking seats on the Sag Harbor School Board.

May 10, 2022
Beach Chair Birding Talk on Tuesday

Chris Paparo, the manager of Stony Brook Southampton's Marine Science Center, is also birder, and on Tuesday at 5 he'll share some of his avian expertise at a virtual Accabonac Protection Committee forum titled "Birding From Your Beach Chair." 

May 9, 2022
Creative Ways to Spend a Tuesday

For all those creative types out there, Tuesday is the day to flex those artistic muscles.

May 7, 2022
Kudos for South Fork Papers

The East Hampton Star won awards for its East magazine and coverage of education in the New York Press Association’s 2021 Better Newspaper Contest, and its deputy managing editor, Christine Sampson, took third place in the writer of the year category.

The judges praised Ms. Sampson’s “ability to handle a variety of topics with comprehension and style,” and said her “work showed solid writing on a variety of assignments.” Annette Hinkle of The Sag Harbor Express took first in that category.

May 5, 2022
Check Out Those Toys

Patrons of the Montauk Library can now add children's toys, puzzles, and games to the list of books, movies, and other materials that can be borrowed.

May 3, 2022
Fluke Season Extended This Year

The season for fluke, which opened on Sunday in New York State, will now run through Oct. 9 giving anglers an extra 12 days to catch them, and the minimum size limit has been decreased by half an inch. 

May 2, 2022