January 3, 2019 02:15 PM
Three times as many as last year did the Polar Bear Plunge at East Hampton Village’s Main Beach on New Year’s Day, one of the balmiest New Year’s Days, if not the balmiest, that anyone could remember.
January 3, 2019 01:57 PM
Bermuda Bikes, the shop on Gingerbread Lane in East Hampton that has been selling and servicing bicycles for nearly 40 years, is for sale, Kent and Pamela McDonald, the husband and wife owners, announced recently.
January 3, 2019 01:54 PM
When Spencer Granelli was making plans to surprise his girlfriend, Shivali Khetan, with a marriage proposal after the Polar Bear Plunge at Main Beach on New Year’s Day, he had one nagging doubt.
December 28, 2018 03:47 PM
Bay Street Theater announced last week that it would be launching a campaign to eliminate the use of plastic straws and water bottles in the village.
December 27, 2018 02:33 PM
As the Montauk Historical Society looks ahead to two big projects at the Montauk Lighthouse — a $24 million revetment repair and a $1 million-plus tower renovation — a more modest renovation underway now is offering a glimpse of parts of one...
December 27, 2018 01:59 PM
The 300 or 400 people who participate annually at the Main Beach Polar Bear Plunge, like the smaller throng who join the Wainscott one at the end of Beach Lane at 2:30 on New Year’s Day, say they show up for a variety of reasons: Because it’s fun....
December 27, 2018 01:51 PM
An auditor delivered an upbeat report on the East Hampton Village government’s fiscal status on Friday.
December 27, 2018 01:50 PM
The East Hampton Trails Preservation Society will host two hikes in Montauk this week. On Saturday at 10 a.m., Eva Moore will lead a three-mile hike to the seal haul-out site to hopefully see seals sunning on the rocks near the shore. Dress warmly,...
December 27, 2018 01:47 PM
Residents of Osborne Lane and adjacent streets in East Hampton gave the East Hampton Village Board an unqualified thumbs-down assessment of the small parking lot under construction at 8 Osborne Lane, a property the village purchased and on which a...
Taylor K. Vecsey
December 27, 2018 01:46 PM
As we begin the new year, it’s good to look back and reflect on all that happened in 2018. It comes as no surprise that the biggest news occurred in June when a small plane carrying Ben and Bonnie Krupinski, their grandson, William Maerov, and their...
December 27, 2018 01:18 PM
“Coming here is a whole acceptance that this is the end, and the worst-case scenario is when nobody talks to families about these things,” said Mary Crosby of the Kanas Center for Hospice Care.
December 20, 2018 02:42 PM
The new 11,000-square-foot market features a pizza oven, a lobster tank, two kitchens, an expansive display case for prepared foods, a dining area, wire shelving filled with snacks, condiments, and sundries, and a farm stand’s worth of fresh produce.
December 20, 2018 02:39 PM
Frank Newbold, the chairman of the East Hampton Village Zoning Board of Appeals, who has said his 15 years on the board provided him with a front-row seat to East Hampton’s evolution, announced his resignation at a Z.B.A. meeting on Friday.
December 20, 2018 01:37 PM
Stuart’s Seafood Market in Amagansett has changed hands only a few times since Stuart Vorpahl Sr. established a fish packing business on the Oak Lane property in the first half of the 20th century, but soon, it will change hands again.