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.
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.
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.
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.
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.