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Taylor K. Vecsey
One man is under arrest and another injured following what East Hampton Town police described as a "slashing" at the 7-Eleven in Montauk on Sunday morning.
Taylor K. Vecsey
A 36-year-old drunken driver dragged a police officer clinging to his vehicle after the officer stopped him in Montauk in the early morning hours Saturday, East Hampton Town police said.
Taylor K. Vecsey
Montauk Highway was closed for four hours Saturday morning near the Kirk Park parking lot in Montauk after sport utility vehicle rolled over there.
Taylor K. Vecsey
The men, who hail from Puerto Rico and were working seasonal jobs in Montauk restaurants, are accused of running the largest drug ring on the South Fork, making as much as $100,000 in three weeks, according to the D.A.
Isabel Carmichael
It wouldn’t be a stretch to say that Liz Soroka practically grew up at the Hampton Classic Horse Show.
Jude Herwitz
While local races in the Sept. 13 Democratic primary are drawing most of the attention here, several other important contests will be on the ballot, including for governor and state attorney general.
Carissa Katz
The newly waxed floors glistened in the empty hallways of the Springs School on Friday as a handful of teachers readied classrooms for the start of the school year on Tuesday, when 681 kindergarten through eighth-grade students are expected back on campus, with another 39 set to attend the district’s prekindergarten program at the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center in East Hampton.
Christopher Walsh
The arrival of Labor Day heralds the launch of campaign season, and with a contested nomination for a seat on the East Hampton Town Board, Democrats are wasting no time.
Christopher Walsh
The Town of East Hampton’s Natural Resources Department is overseeing a study of Hog Creek in Springs aimed at assessing nitrogen loading and identifying hot spots of nitrogen-rich groundwater intrusion so that mitigation measures can be implemented, the East Hampton Town Trustees were told on Monday.
Jamie Bufalino
Plans to improve the crosswalks in Bridgehampton’s business district will include the addition of a stoplight in front of the Candy Kitchen, at the intersection of Main Street, Corwith Avenue, and School Street. That intersection currently features a flashing caution light.
Andrea Meyer
Starting tomorrow, the Shinnecock Indian Nation will host this year’s powwow on the Shinnecock Reservation in Southampton. The powwow has been held every year in the same location since 1946, with Shinnecock powwows dating to at least 1912.
Taylor K. Vecsey
What began as an East Hampton Town police drunken driving stop in Montauk on Saturday resulted in a charge that the driver intended to sell drugs.
Taylor K. Vecsey
An alleged drunken driver got some company in the back of an East Hampton Town police car on Aug. 18 after his friend interfered with an investigation.
Taylor K. Vecsey
Antonio A. Cabrera, 32, of East Hampton was arrested last month, accused of running a skateboarder off the road on purpose.
Taylor K. Vecsey
The Montauk Fire Department has been awarded a $175,562 federal grant for equipment upgrades, Representative Lee Zeldin announced last week.