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East Hampton Airport Noise Analysis Report Shows Lack of Compliance, Excessive Noise and Large Number of Out-of-Town Complaints

Posted on 30 October 2014

Noise consultants analyzing the aircraft noise problem at East Hampton Airport confirmed Thursday what many airport-critics have claimed in the past few years: the vast majority of helicopter pilots are not complying with voluntary noise abatement procedures, and the problem is very real.

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Voters Go to the Polls Tuesday

Posted on 29 October 2014

Although certain book tours and photo opportunities might suggest otherwise, the presidential election is still two whole years away. But this Tuesday, November 4, East Enders will have the opportunity to vote for several elected offices during the midterm elections.

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Bridgehampton To Revisit Gateway Project

Posted on 29 October 2014

For five years plans for a new development across the street from the Bridgehampton Commons shopping center have been collecting dust, but Southampton Town Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst is hoping to polish up the Bridgehampton Gateway project.

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David Alicea

Posted on 27 October 2014

David Alicea is part of the Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal campaign, which aims to unite grassroots activists around the country in order to move past the nation’s dependence on coal. Here he discusses the upcoming Rally for Renewables and other ways to move toward energy independence.

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LaValle and Thiele Secure $700,000 to Fund a Roundabout on Route 114

Posted on 27 October 2014

State Senator Kenneth P. LaValle and Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. announced a state partnership with East Hampton Village to fund and construct a roundabout at the troublesome five-corner intersection of State Route 114 and Toilsome Lane on Monday, October 27.

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Thiele Secures Another $250,000 for John Jermain Memorial Library

Posted on 24 October 2014

New York State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. stopped by the John Jermain Memorial Library building on Main Street on Friday to announce he had secured a $250,000 Community Capital Assistance Program grant for the library’s exterior.

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Rally for Renewables

Posted on 22 October 2014

Several East End environmental organizations are joining together for a “Rally for Renewables,” at which they intend show the LIPA board and Governor Cuomo there is public support for renewables and in particular for offshore wind power.

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Fourth Annual Sustainability Forum

Posted on 22 October 2014

Southampton Town’s Sustainable Advisory Committee will host a public forum on green power on Thursday, October 30.

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SoFo Grant

Posted on 22 October 2014

The South Fork Natural History Museum and Nature Center (SoFo) announced last week it had received an anonymous donation in support of SoFo’s new after-school educational program, South Fork Environmental Learning.

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Free Community Flu Clinic

Posted on 22 October 2014

The turning of leaves on the East Coast marks the beginning in earnest of several seasons: the holiday season, football season and, unfortunately, flu season.

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