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Thomas Twomey, Law Firm Founder, Dies at 68

Posted on 17 November 2014

Thomas A. Twomey Jr., an attorney and civic leader, died of an apparent heart attack at his home on Two Holes of Water Road in East Hampton on Sunday morning. He was 68 years old.

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East Hampton Police Investigating Apparent Suicide

Posted on 17 November 2014

East Hampton Town Police said Monday afternoon they are still trying to notify the next of kin of the man who apparently committed suicide by shooting himself on the ocean beach off Napeauge Lane in East Hampton this morning.

Ned Smyth: Larger Than Life on Shelter Island

Posted on 16 November 2014

Ned Smyth doesn’t mind making art in solitude. Good thing too, because that’s a lot of what he has found on Shelter Island where he lives and works making larger than life sculptures.

Sag Harbor Village Schedules Hearing on Plastic Bag Ban

Posted on 14 November 2014

A regional effort to eliminate most plastic shopping bags picked up steam locally when the Sag Harbor Village Board this week scheduled a public hearing on the measure for its December 9 meeting.

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Pedestrian Killed in County Road 39 Accident in Southampton

Posted on 14 November 2014

A pedestrian trying to cross County Road 39 in Southampton was struck and killed by a westbound car near the Burger King restaurant at about 6:20 a.m. on Friday, according to Southampton Town Police. The accident forced the closure of the road for several hours.

Sag Harbor Moves To Evict Yacht Yard From Village Parcel

Posted on 12 November 2014

The Sag Harbor Village Board in a special meeting on November 5 voted to begin eviction proceedings against the Sag Harbor Yacht Yard over a parcel of land the village had been leasing to the business as a boat storage area.

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Sag Harbor School District to Consider Six Options for Later Start Times at Pierson

Posted on 12 November 2014

Striving to be leaders in the national trend toward later high school starting times, Sag Harbor administrators have outlined six options of potential time changes for the school district.

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Southampton Town Unveils Deer Management Plan

Posted on 12 November 2014

Environmentalists, hunters and Southampton Town officials unveiled a deer protection and management plan at a town board work session last week.

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Tait Steps Down From Harbor Committee

Posted on 12 November 2014

Bruce Tait, a long-time member of the Harbor Committee, who was stripped of his chairmanship after an ongoing public dispute with Sag Harbor Mayor Gilbride and the Village Board, tendered his resignation on November 5.

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CVS Challenges Southampton Planning Board Decision

Posted on 11 November 2014

CVS Caremark and BNB Ventures IV have filed suit against the Southampton Planning Board last week over its October 9 decision to require an environmental impact study for a proposed pharmacy in Bridgehampton.

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