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Jamie Bufalino
As East Hampton Village continued to refine the language of a proposed law governing special events, proponents and critics of the measure voiced their concerns at a trustee meeting last Thursday.
Judy D’Mello
Luis Marin-Castro, a 31-year-old man who was born in Ecuador and has lived in East Hampton for about 20 years, was arrested on Monday morning by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers outside Wainscott Main Wine and Spirits, where he was employed.
Jamie Bufalino
Sag Harbor’s Main Street, which has been the site of ongoing real estate drama — including the fall and impending rise of the village’s cinema, the passing of the Conca D’Oro pizza parlor, and a rash of construction projects — has yet another issue to contend with: a near half-acre of commercial and residential property between Main and Division Streets has been listed for sale for just shy of $12 million.
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T.E. McMorrow
A Yaphank woman who got lost in Springs with a friend early Saturday morning has been in county jail ever since, either because she is unable to meet the $500 bail set for her in East Hampton Town Justice Court, or because of an unrelated matter in Suffolk County District Court.
T.E. McMorrow
In a decision released on Monday, an Amagansett man, Arthur W. Bijur, was found not guilty of violating the county’s “social host” law, as well as the Town of East Hampton’s mass gathering law following a bench trial in January before East Hampton Town Justice Steven Tekulsky.
T.E. McMorrow
A Southampton man who already was facing criminal charges in Sag Harbor and Southampton was arraigned last Thursday in East Town Justice Court on multiple charges, including one felony. Kory Roebuck MacWhinnie had been arrested on April 4, his 30th birthday, by East Hampton Village police, who said he had been driving a 2017 Cadillac Escalade at 45 miles an hour on Main Street near Town Pond, where the speed limit is 30.
Carissa Katz
Sag Harbor firefighters are on the scene Tuesday night of a fire in the Main Street building that houses Lulu Kitchen and Bar.
Christopher Walsh
Commercial fishermen and their supporters railed at a 15-turbine project they fear would make fertile fishing grounds off limits.
Jamie Bufalino
The owners of Gurney’s Montauk Resort and Seawater Spa have approved a plan to buy out the inn’s timeshare owners and take full control of the property.
Jamie Bufalino
Rose Brown, a member of the East Hampton Village design review board and the former chairwoman of the planning board, has declared her intention to run for one of the two village board seats up for a vote in the June 19 election.
Judy D’Mello
Women are givers, said Debra Boulanger, who runs a life-coaching service that offers women the chance for personal and professional reinvention.
Carissa Katz
Aaron Bruno, 29, “died doing what he loved,” his mother said. “Fish, fish, fish. That’s all he wanted to do. . . . He was born with a fishing pole in his hand.”
Christopher Walsh
The East Hampton Town Board will move to create a water supply district in Wainscott to address concerns over contamination in an area near the East Hampton Airport, where perfluorinated compounds have been found in several residential wells.
Jon M. Diat
Anger and frustration boiled over last week in a heated public meeting on a proposal to lower recreational black sea bass limits in New York waters for the 2018 fishing season.
Christopher Walsh
Brendon Henry is the youngest of six candidates seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge Representative Lee Zeldin in New York’s First Congressional District.