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- A beautiful waterfront house on a bluff in Springs may be an unlikely place for a museum, but suspend your disbelief. This is no archive of ancient artifacts nor a paean to priceless paintings. No, this is the Museum of Low Taste, or MOLT, a good-humored and astonishingly expansive assemblage of midcentury kitsch — ceramic figurines, lazy susans, and commemorative items, among other things — a proud and highly concentrated collection that numbers in the thousands.
In a tersely worded statement issued Tuesday afternoon, the East Hampton Town Republican Committee announced that it had been unable to persuade G.O.P. county leadership to let candidates who are not registered Republicans appear on the party’s line in the Nov. 5 election.
Local environmentalists and legislators remember when the waterways on the East End were in unspoiled condition. On Monday, a standing room-only crowd of more than 100 people turned out for a Southampton forum that proved the now less-than-pristine waterways are a hot-button issue.
Dennis Downes has joined the Adam Miller Group, a Bridgehampton law firm that focuses on real estate, land use, and criminal law. The firm, founded in 2007, advises and represents clients on acquisitions, sales, leasing, planning, zoning, and financing of residential and commercial real estate.