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County Officials Say Guardrail’s Here to Stay

Posted on 22 October 2014

Tension and frustration soared during a meeting on Tuesday night, when critics of a newly installed guardrail along Short Beach Road were told the galvanized steel structures wouldn’t be removed any time soon.

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East End Towns and Villages Pursue Regional Ban on Bags

Posted on 22 October 2014

After much discussion and gentle encouragement from local sustainability committees, the mayors and supervisors of several East End municipalities announced today they would pursue a coordinated effort to implement a regional ban on single-use plastic bags by Earth Day, April 22, 2015.

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Thiele, LaValle Meet the Voters in Montauk

Posted on 22 October 2014

New York State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. and state Senator Kenneth P. LaValle made rare appearances in this year’s campaign when the Concerned Citizens of Montauk held their annual candidates forum at the Montauk Firehouse on Sunday.

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East End Elected Officials Agree on Local Issues at LTV’s Second Village Green Meeting

Posted on 22 October 2014

East End elected officials offered a strong, united front, seemingly agreeing on each and every local and national issue that cropped up during a “village green” discussion hosted by LTV Studios in Wainscott on Friday, October 17.

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Bishop, Zeldin Offer Divergent Views at Debate

Posted on 21 October 2014

In what has become an almost daily occurrence in this year’s campaign, the two candidates for Congress in the 1st District, incumbent Democrat Tim Bishop and Republican challenger Lee Zeldin, offered up sharply differing views in a debate last Thursday, October 16.

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Sag Harbor Hires New Senior Building Inspector

Posted on 21 October 2014

East Hampton Town’s chief building inspector, Tom Preiato, will join Sag Harbor Village as its senior building inspector.

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Calling All Rag-a-Muffins! Halloween Parades This Saturday in Sag Harbor & Southampton

Posted on 21 October 2014

One of the centerpieces of pre-Halloween festivities in Sag Harbor is the Rag a Muffin Parade, organized by the Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce, which will take place on Sunday, October 26 at 1 p.m. beginning at Nassau Street next to the Sag Harbor Laundromat on Main Street and ending at The Custom House. For [...]

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Stella Maris Regional School Property on the Block for $3.5 Million

Posted on 15 October 2014

In 2011, after 134 years, the Stella Maris Regional School, the oldest Catholic school on Long Island, closed at the end of the school year. Now the building is for sale with a listed price of $3.5 million.

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Great Grapes! East End Vineyards Have Another Banner Year

Posted on 15 October 2014

East End oenophiles were elated last year when the 2013 Long Island grape harvest was lauded as the best ever vintage. According to local winemakers, celebrations are in order again, as 2014 is proving to be another banner year for South Fork vineyards.

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Bid for Archaeological Survey Stymied in Sag Harbor

Posted on 15 October 2014

In spite of the efforts of preservationists, it looks as though a dilapidated house at 11 Eastville Avenue will be demolished without an archaeological study.