News

Jamie Bufalino
A plan for a tree farm in Bridgehampton that would include housing for agricultural laborers has been met with fierce opposition from neighbors.
Christopher Walsh
One week after members of the East Hampton Group for Wildlife asked the town board to institute a ban on hunting on one weekend day, a representative of the East Hampton Sportsmen’s Alliance delivered that group’s contrasting point of view.
Taylor K. Vecsey
East Hampton Town police charged a 62-year-old man with heroin possession after picking him up on arrest warrants on Feb. 25.
Taylor K. Vecsey
Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying and finding a woman who stole approximately $6,000 in merchandise from a Southampton Village grocery store last month.
Christopher Walsh
Though passengers have been few in the first days of the South Fork Commuter Connection, the coordinated rail and bus system designed to alleviate traffic congestion, East Hampton and Southampton Town officials expect more passengers as the weather warms and traffic worsens.
Christopher Walsh
Due to a clerical error, the East Hampton Town Trustees canceled a special meeting scheduled for last evening to discuss revising the terms of leases to tenants on trustee land at Lazy Point in Amagansett.
Taylor K. Vecsey
A drunken driver hit a stop sign and an intersection sign for Spinner Lane and Floyd Street in East Hampton before driving onto a Floyd Street property and then fleeing the scene late last month.
Star Staff
Two men got into an argument on Sunday morning that led to a physical altercation with another man after a party at a house on Muir Boulevard.
Taylor K. Vecsey
Sag Harbor Village police are investigating how more than $55,000 was siphoned from accounts belonging to Sag Pizza and LT Burger.
Taylor K. Vecsey
Frank Paul Kennedy was among 11 town officers who responded to a New York Police Department request for help from law enforcement personnel in the days after the attacks on the World Trade Center.
Taylor K. Vecsey
The family of William Miller, an East Hampton native better known as Billy, is searching for information about his whereabouts following a rumor that he had died.
Johnette Howard
Construction of a ramp was completed this month to facilitate the loading of parcels onto post office vehicles. The change is meant to help staffers transport parcels to offsite locations for sorting, hopefully speeding up delivery times. 
Cornelia Channing
The auditorium at the Suffolk County Legislature buzzed with life on Monday evening as elected officials and members of the community gathered to discuss a topic that, just a few years ago, would have been a source of public outcry: the legalization of marijuana.
Carissa Katz
When the curtain rises Friday night on the East Hampton High School production of “Les Misérables,” it will be the culmination of more than three months of intense work for the 80-plus students involved.
Isabel Carmichael
A high school equivalence prep course at the East Hampton Library offers adults an education they missed as teens.
Taylor K. Vecsey
Three of the five men accused of running the largest drug ring ever on the South Fork, allegedly raking in as much as $100,000 in three weeks last summer in Montauk, took plea deals this month in Suffolk County Criminal Court and are facing a range of prison sentences.