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COVID-19 Now in All Five East End Towns

Shelter Island has its first confirmed case of the virus, which has already been reported in East Hampton, Southampton, Riverhead, and Southold.

Mar 19, 2020
Library to Host Online College Planning

The East Hampton Library will host an online program for students beginning to think about applying to college.

Mar 19, 2020
COVID-19 Tightens Grip on South Fork

The South Fork is caught up in a rapidly accelerating public health emergency as the COVID-19 pandemic moved from dire warnings two weeks ago to declarations of states of emergency in all of the towns and villages on the North and South Forks this week.

Mar 19, 2020
A Call for Crowd-Source History Volunteers

The Plain Sight Project, which is creating a database of East End slavery, is seeking sharp-eyed volunteers to work remotely.

Mar 19, 2020
Scenes From the South Fork as Pandemic Grips New York

In photographs, how businesses and residents reacted as coronavirus precautions began to take hold.

Mar 18, 2020
East Hampton Town Supervisor Imposes Strict Measures to Reduce Virus Spread

Many of East Hampton Town government's departments will reduce staffing to approximately 50 percent starting on Wednesday, but essential departments including the police, highway, buildings and grounds, and sanitation will continue to operate.

Mar 17, 2020
All of Suffolk's New Virus Cases by Community Transmission

New York's cases neared 1,400 by Tuesday morning, with 97 in Suffolk County, including 2 in Southampton Town, 2 in East Hampton Town, and 28 in Southold, the county executive reported.

Mar 17, 2020
Dialing for Dinner: Eateries Transition to Takeout, Delivery

Restaurants were ordered to shut down their dining rooms, but many had already hastened to transition to takeout and delivery services in order to comply with social distancing recommendations. Here's a list.

Mar 17, 2020
Sag Harbor Mayor Addresses Virus Preparedness

Sag Harbor Mayor Kathleen Mulcahy said in a teleconference today that the Suffolk County Department of Health Services is planning a drive-in facility to test for the coronavirus in the county.

Mar 17, 2020
East Hampton Airport Open, But Terminal Closed

The airport itself has not closed and flights can still come in and out.

Mar 17, 2020
Schools Work to Provide for Families Amid Closures

With the schools closed, many parents have begun navigating the world of homeschooling for the first time, and school districts have begun serving meals to students who take part in the federal free and reduced-price lunch program. 

Mar 17, 2020
East Hampton Supervisor to Offer COVID-19 Update Tuesday

East Hampton Town Supervisor Peter Van Scoyoc will offer an update on the COVID-19 situation at the town board work session on Tuesday at 10 a.m. The meeting will be broadcast live on LTV, but will be closed to public attendance.

Mar 17, 2020