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East Quogue Teenager Finds Independence Aboard A Horse Apr 15, 17 11:53 AM

When Lauren Reischer was 5 years old, stiffness on the right side of her body caused by cerebral palsy made it impossible for her... more

Van Scoyoc Announces East Hampton Town Supervisor Bid; Overby Withdraws From Consideration Apr 4, 17 11:08 AM

East Hampton Town Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc announced on Monday that he is officially seeking the Democratic Party nomination... more

Southampton Town To Tap Budget Surplus To Battle Pine Beetles Mar 15, 17 11:41 AM

As southern pine beetles continue to devastate forests as they make their way across the East End, Southampton Town officials are... more

Two Pit Bulls Euthanized After Attacking, Killing Family Pet In Hampton Bays Feb 7, 17 2:45 PM

When Jessica Garcia decided to take her family’s 8-year-old chihuahua, Skippy, for a walk last week, she automatically headed... more

Thiele Asks For Federal Support After Sag Harbor Fire Dec 29, 16 8:18 AM

State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. has asked Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to press the federal government to declare a state of emergency... more

Southampton Animal Shelter, ARF Rescue Dogs From Chinese Meat Festival Dec 20, 16 2:38 PM

Ten playful dogs are getting a second chance at life after they were rescued from a meat festival in China—where dogs... more

Stony Brook Southampton Students Play With Pups From Pet Therapy Program Dec 13, 16 11:28 AM

Dozens of gleeful students recently gathered in the student center on the Stony Brook Southampton campus, taking a break... more

Necropsy Offers Few Answers To Why Whale Stranded In Moriches Bay Dec 4, 16 9:17 AM

The team of marine biologists who performed a necropsy on a 15-ton humpback whale that was euthanized in Moriches Bay on the day... more

NOAA Defends Decision To Euthanize Whale In Moriches Bay Nov 30, 16 12:24 PM

Marine biologists and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration officials are defending their decision to euthanize a juvenile... more

Wild Turkeys Are Thriving On The East End, Thanks To Efforts To Bolster Population Nov 22, 16 12:54 PM

Turkey and Thanksgiving go hand in hand, as most American families gather for a Thanksgiving dinner whose centerpiece is... more

East End Animal Shelters Look To Find Homes For Black Cats Oct 25, 16 5:04 PM

There is a superstition that when a black cat crosses one’s path, it’s bad luck. But black cats often have their own... more