News

Christopher Walsh
The settlement was invalid because the town board did not vote on a resolution authorizing it before it was finalized, according to a statement from the town on Friday.
Taylor K. Vecsey
Jose J. Galvez-Garcia faces a maximum of two years in prison on an aggravated animal cruelty charge he pleaded guilty to on Friday.
Taylor K. Vecsey
East Hampton Town police arrested two men last week in separate cases of sex abuse.
Christopher Walsh
The East Hampton Town Republican Committee’s choice for town supervisor, Richard Myers, has declined to run, according to an announcement this week from the chairman of the committee.
Jamie Bufalino
A plan to build a school bus depot on nearly three acres of land adjacent to the recycling center on Springs-Fireplace Road in East Hampton can move forward, the East Hampton Town Planning Board said.
Johnette Howard
Valerie diLorenzo’s 10-week voice workshops, now at Guild Hall, offer a palpable lift to patients.
Christopher Walsh
Perry Gershon, an East Hampton resident who narrowly lost a race to unseat Lee Zeldin to represent New York’s First Congressional District in November, wants another chance to defeat the third-term Republican.
Johnette Howard
Most people don’t know it, but there are cat capers happening right under their noses all over the South Fork.
Christopher Walsh
“I think this issue about coastal adaptation is going to take some time to work through,” Supervisor Peter Van Scoyoc said.
Christopher Walsh
A plan to extend the terms of leases to land at Lazy Point in Amagansett, where residents own their houses but rent the land beneath from the East Hampton Town Trustees, hit a roadblock during a public hearing on Monday.
Christopher Walsh
Most of East Hampton Town’s waters were of a high quality and supportive of fisheries in 2018, the town trustees were told on Monday, and some sites that the D.E.C. has closed to shellfishing can be opened.
Johnette Howard
The expansion of an ongoing project to remove utility poles and relocate the lines underground along a stretch of Old Montauk Highway is now in a wait-and-see mode.
Taylor K. Vecsey
A New Jersey man was arrested on April 2 on an a charge of drunken driving after East Hampton Town police found him sitting behind the wheel in the middle of a Montauk road.
Jamie Bufalino
A Sagaponack resident’s application for an eight-foot-high deer fence along most of the perimeter of a nearly 34-acre agricultural reserve was denied by the Sagaponack Village Board on Monday.
Christopher Walsh
The Surf Lodge, a Montauk restaurant and bar that sits directly on Fort Pond and was originally developed before the Town of East Hampton instituted a zoning code, is upgrading its septic system.
Taylor K. Vecsey
An 18-year-old from East Hampton was charged last week with felony criminal contempt, among other charges, after town police said he disobeyed a court order in a domestic violence case.