News

Christopher Walsh
Representative Lee Zeldin has supported President Trump, but according to statements made on Tuesday, that support may be slipping.
T.E. McMorrow
Thomas Mahl, a longtime Montauk homeowner, was fined $15,000 after pleading guilty to 24 misdemeanor charges stemming from a 2016 search at his Beech Hollow Court house.
Carissa Katz
The East Hampton Village branch of People's United Bank, which had been slated to close in September, will remain open, the bank announced this week.
T.E. McMorrow
A man already facing charges in both Southampton Town and Village Justice Courts was arraigned in East Hampton on June 28 and has been in the county jail ever since.
Christopher Walsh
Arthur Graham was elected to the East Hampton Village Board last month and took a seat among his colleagues this week.
Judy D’Mello
After a friend’s death in Haiti earthquake, a commitment to helping endures.
T.E. McMorrow
An East Hampton man who police say sideswiped a patrol car on Monday evening faces a charge of driving while intoxicated, a felony under Leandra’s Law.
Jackie Pape
Although the Montauk Chamber of Commerce has put on its Stars Over Montauk, Grucci Fireworks show for almost two decades, in recent years it has fallen short in its fund-raising goals.
Christopher Walsh
Eighty-three years after opening as the Jungle Inn, a Fort Pond Boulevard watering hole in Springs is once again a restaurant, a place to hear live music, and a community hub.
Joanne Pilgrim
A Suffolk County effort mandated by the state is underway with the goal of reducing property taxes or eliminating tax increases by getting municipalities in the county to coordinate or eliminate duplicated services and to make purchases together for better prices.
Jackie Pape
Less than a year ago, Jinna Rolf, who is 93, began painting. Although she and the other members of her art class have had a variety of hobbies during their lives, all of them discovered the joys of painting in their later years.
Joanne Pilgrim
With the July Fourth holiday weekend beginning on Friday and the Fourth itself not until Tuesday, the number of visitors in East Hampton did not quickly abate, and traffic, crowding, and egregious, even illegal behavior, remained a focus of town officials.
Star Staff
One of the Maidstone Club's security staff told police a pickup had been parked in the lot with a note saying the owner would pick it up.
Taylor K. Vecsey
After a 28-hour search that spanned 4,200 square miles, the Coast Guard calls off search for missing fisherman last seen aboard a commercial boat 25 miles south of Montauk.
Taylor K. Vecsey
Nearly 24 hours after a crewmember was last seen on Monday afternoon 30 miles south of Montauk, the search continues Tuesday in the Atlantic Ocean.
Taylor K. Vecsey
The driver did not report the accident on an East Hampton Village road and will be given a summons.