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Southampton Village Mayor, Trustees Clash Over Scheduling of Special Meeting Earlier This Week

CVS in Hampton Bays Hearing Adjourned Until July; Despite Objections, Plan Appears To Be Advancing

Bench at Hayground School Dedicated to ‘Founding Grandmother’ Elizabeth Thunder Bird Haile

North Sea Sidewalk Opponents Urge Town Board To Intervene, While Legislator Bridget Fleming Urges Patience

Montaukett Indian Recognition Passed for a Fifth Time by State Legislature With Hope Hochul Will Reverse Dark History

Robin C. Duke To Be Honored by Planned Parenthood of Hudson and Peconic

Judge Tosses East Hampton ZBA Decision, Will Allow First New Dock in Decades To Be Built

East Hampton Resident Proposes Fundraising To Donate LED Lights for Athletic Field at School

Questions Swirl Around Fate of Marsden Street Properties

Bianca Collins of Shinnecock Nation Visits Bridgehampton Museum To Discuss Efforts To Protect Burial Grounds

Theinert Is Keynote Speaker as Sag Harbor Observes Memorial Day

Curtain Raised on Sag Harbor’s Steinbeck Waterfront Park


Air Pressure

While a massive air cargo facility being proposed in Calverton may seem too many miles away for concern for most residents of the South Fork,...

Rooted in the Soil

Four decades ago, as John v.H. Halsey noted in an article last week, the idea of preserving land on the East End wasn’t new: Suffolk...

The Easy Stuff

The two biggest obstacles to providing affordable housing on the South Fork are cost and public opposition. But there are some affordable housing opportunities that...


IconStanding Up to Status Quo

This June, Southampton Village residents will have the opportunity to choose the direction of our village. The choice is simple. Does the village want a 5-0 super-majority controlled and backed by one powerful, wealthy group and association? Or does it want a variety of opinions led by an independent mayor who looks out for all of the village residents? The decision is simple. The mayor has taken substantial steps to revitalize the downtown, create a sewer district map and plan,...

IconA Night To Remember

As we prepare to cast our vote in the upcoming election, I feel it important to recall the defining incident in the recent mayoral term and reflect upon it before making any decision. What happened that night was quite simply the most astonishing act of political miscalculation to which I have ever borne witness. But it can serve as a helpful guide as we attempt to address the need for civil, unifying leadership in the village we all love so...

Multiple Hurricanes Crowned Champs at County Track Meet

The Westhampton Beach boys and girls track teams each had a pair of county champions ....

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Samuel, Spolarich Spark Bonac Girls To Fifth-Place Finish At Track Counties

The East Hampton/Pierson/Bridgehampton girls track team had one of its better showings at the Suffolk ...

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Bridgehampton/Ross Baseball Falls to Babylon in Conference V Championship

Bridgehampton senior Kris Vinski said his Killer Bees baseball team is taking a lot away ...

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Pride Anthems Recalls the Music of a Movement

Book Review: John F. Dobbyn’s Adventure Tale ‘Deadly Depths’

I couldn’t believe that I, a woman of (ahem) “a certain age,” was rapt over and wrapped up in…

‘The Portuguese Kid’ Closes Out HTC’s Season With Laughs and Romance

The Hampton Theater Company’s final show of the season opens on May 25 at Quogue Community Hall.…

Sally Susman’s New Book Is all About ‘Breaking Through’

When it comes to the art of communication, you could say that Sally Susman is a true master. It’s…