WESTHAMPTON BEACH—The Westhampton Beach Village Board held a public hearing last week to test a deer control program that, if adopted, would pair local bow hunters with beleaguered residents as... more
The owner of Ted’s East End Market on Hampton Road in Southampton Village said Thursday, May 21, he was threatened with “payback” by an irate customer’s mother after he had words with the customer over the state’s mandate to wear a face-covering inside businesses. Tom Anderson said a man who appeared to be around 21 years old entered the store without a mask around 1 p.m. that day. The man was told that he could not stay inside the store if he wasn’t wearing a mask, but the employee at the register offered to take the man’s order — a ... by Brendan J. OReilly
A computer glitch shut down the 911 system countywide early Tuesday morning. Suffolk County Police have a backup system, but local departments are offering alternative numbers to call: Southampton Town Police: 631-728-5000 or 631-728-3400 East Hampton Town Police: 631-537-7575 East Hampton Village Police and Sag Harbor Village Police: 631-324-0777 Westhampton Beach Village Police: 631-288-3444 Quogue Village Police: 631-653-4175 by Kitty Merrill
As I sit here planning for my next program, I wonder to myself if anyone knows how many hours it takes to record a 10-minute video, or if people are even watching them and not just skimming along. I have to admit, this is peculiar. I usually have a room full of people in front of me that I can account for: toddlers smiling, dancing and interacting with each other, while parents are chatting and catching up; tweens munching and mingling as I hang in the background, facilitating and silently laughing at their quirky conversations. I miss the human connection. ... by Carol-Leigh Susinno
Edmund Walter Zebrowski of Southampton died on May 25 in Southampton. He was 84. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Brockett Funeral Home in Southampton. A complete obituary will be published in a future edition of The Press. by My27east
Welcome to our new website!
To see what’s new, click “Start the Tour” to take a tour.
We welcome your feedback. Please click the “contact/advertise” link in the menu bar to email us.