News

David E. Rattray
With the New York State Senate expected to vote on a same-sex marriage bill this week, Kenneth P. LaValle, who represents eastern Long Island, remains opposed to the measure in any form.
Alex De Havenon
Divers had been searching area near where a man's headless body was discovered in May
Joanne Pilgrim
At a work session on Tuesday, a majority of board members said they would neither approve rezoning the Baker House nor the Wainscott Post Office.
Russell Drumm
Adam Kelinson of Amagansett is a high performance athlete who found himself floating facedown in the ocean unable to move after being struck on the head by his stand-up paddleboard while surfing at Ditch Plain in Montauk.
Bridget LeRoy
“It was three plastic bags in tree branches in the water that put me over the edge,” East Hampton Village Mayor Paul F. Rickenbach Jr. said at a village board meeting last Thursday, while discussing a possible prohibition on plastic bags in the village.
Joanne Pilgrim
Things have finally been pinned down and repayments between funds outlined following an extensive forensic accounting effort to sort out financial transactions between town funds during the last administration.
Joanne Pilgrim

Bridget LeRoy
The embattled superintendent of the East Hampton schools will take a job in Pennsylvania at the beginning of August.
Russell Drumm
It was “fire in the hole,” or, in this case, fire in the flower garden on Tuesday afternoon in Amagansett when members of the Suffolk County Police bomb squad detonated a grenade dug up by a gardener installing an irrigation system.
Joanne Pilgrim
East Hampton Town and Suffolk County became the owners of the former Boys Harbor camp with a $7.3 million deal for the 26-acre property.
Bridget LeRoy
In the early 1900s, when James Barrie and Charles Frohman wanted to have a workshop production of "Peter Pan," Mr. Barrie’s London stage sensation, they ended up at Westmorland Farm.
Matthew Taylor
After razor-thin loss in 2010, G.O.P. Congressional candidate will try again.
Russell Drumm
Deer was killed by a car, but her unborn offspring survived.