Articles

Taylor K. Vecsey
December 14, 2018 09:52 AM
A 66-year-old man was arrested after East Hampton Town police said he discharged a shotgun inside his house following a domestic dispute on Thursday afternoon.
David E. Rattray
December 13, 2018 06:16 PM
Susan Nieland, a jewelry maker, will host a holiday market featuring her own jewelry and work by friends who are artists and craftspeople.
Christopher Walsh
December 13, 2018 03:52 PM
Multiple environmental groups have filed a lawsuit against the federal government following news that the Trump administration has allowed five companies to conduct seismic surveys for oil and gas deposits under the Atlantic Ocean floor.
Christopher Walsh
December 13, 2018 03:44 PM
Amid increasingly ominous warnings about catastrophic climate change, a bipartisan group of congressmen has introduced legislation that would apply a nationwide price on carbon emissions and return the revenue to households each month.
Christopher Walsh
December 13, 2018 03:39 PM
The last of five hearings for East Hampton Town’s hamlet studies, this one focusing on Montauk, drew a standing-room crowd to Town Hall last Thursday.
Johnette Howard
December 13, 2018 03:38 PM
A group of Montauk residents who are weary and fed up with the persistent mail and package delivery problems that have plagued the hamlet for two years reached out to Representative Lee Zeldin.
Christopher Walsh
December 13, 2018 03:00 PM
An informational session about the Suffolk County Aquaculture lease program, under which 10-acre parcels are leased for private, commercial shellfish cultivation, will be held at Town Hall next month, the East Hampton Town Trustees announced at...
Star Staff
December 13, 2018 02:46 PM
After a plan for a water cistern on high ground in Amagansett ran into opposition from neighbors last spring, the Suffolk County Water Authority regrouped and will now hold a public hearing on a new concept on Monday at 6 p.m. in the East Hampton...
Taylor K. Vecsey
December 13, 2018 02:39 PM
East Hampton Town police officers were on the receiving end of some generosity this holiday season, and decided to pay it forward.
Christopher Walsh
December 13, 2018 02:38 PM
East Hampton Town Councilman David Lys earned an overwhelming 71.4 percent of the Nov. 6 vote, according to the final results released this week by the Suffolk County Board of Elections.
Star Staff
December 13, 2018 02:33 PM
This weeks happenings for Kids.
Star Staff
December 13, 2018 02:26 PM
A young man walking on McGuirk Street and Newtown Lane raised suspicion last Thursday just after 2 p.m. He told police who questioned him that he was waiting for a friend to get out of school.
Johnette Howard
December 13, 2018 02:06 PM
The word came down right after Thanksgiving, and it was a complete surprise to Eddie Downes, a presser who has worked since 1988 at East Hampton Cleaners. The Newtown Lane store is closing and is accepting no more work, effective immediately.
Editorial
December 13, 2018 01:54 PM
What explains the criminal forgeries alleged last week against the former East Hampton Town Republican chairman and a leader of the local Independence Party is hard to pin down, but amid an atmosphere of overheated partisanship the matter is, sadly...