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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Postpones Hearing On The Hills - East Quoguenearly 600 acres in East Quogue, originally scheduled for this week, was postpo
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 8 hours ago
nearly 600 acres in East Quogue, originally scheduled for this week, was postponed until mid-November—after next month’s Southampton Town elections—because the applicant failed to properly notify the community about the meeting. It was the... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Police Chief Credits Drop In Crime Rates To New Analytic Toolseither year. “These are numbers that the police department, under the directio
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 19 hours ago
either year. “These are numbers that the police department, under the direction of Chief Skrynecki, should be proud of,” Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman said. The drop in crime is being credited to a newly implemented... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Heather Collins Hopes To Derail Bridget Fleming's Reelection Bid For Suffolk County Legislature SeatFleming, also a working mother with a 14-year-old son named Jai who goes to pub
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 20 hours ago
Fleming, also a working mother with a 14-year-old son named Jai who goes to public school in Sag Harbor, served on the Southampton Town Board for five years and had her own law firm in Sag Harbor before being elected to the Suffolk County... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Racist Facebook post opens dialogue on race relations in Riverheadto change ourselves, because that’s the only place we have the power.” Mr. Ban
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted yesterday
to change ourselves, because that’s the only place we have the power.” Mr. Banks, who is also black, is chairman of the Southampton Town Anti-Bias Task Force, as well as coordinator of multicultural affairs at Suffolk County Community College,... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Long Island Environmental Voters Forum Endorses Candidates In Southampton, East Hamptonand East Hampton towns. The Riverhead-based Long Island Environmental Voters F
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted yesterday
and East Hampton towns. The Riverhead-based Long Island Environmental Voters Forum has put its support behind incumbent Southampton Town Councilwoman Julie Lofstad, a Democrat who also has the Conservative line in next month’s election, and her... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Former Employee Challenging Gregor In Southampton Town Highway Department RaceSouthampton Town Highway Superintendent Alex Gregor and former longtime departm
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted yesterday
Southampton Town Highway Superintendent Alex Gregor and former longtime department employee Lance Aldrich will go head to head in next month’s election for the top seat in the municipality’s highway division. Mr. Gregor, 58, who is wrapping up his... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Woman Upset After Piebald Deer Is Killed Near Her Hampton Bays Homeafter Ms. Jackson found it—most likely was taken down with a compound bow. Ms.
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted yesterday
after Ms. Jackson found it—most likely was taken down with a compound bow. Ms. Jackson said she reported the killing to Southampton Town Police immediately after she discovered the carcass but noted that someone, possibly the hunter, retrieved... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Hall Could Be Next 'Green Zone' On East CoastFour months after the East Quogue Village Green was designated as the first Cer
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted yesterday
Four months after the East Quogue Village Green was designated as the first Certified Green Zone outside of California, Southampton Town Councilwoman Christine Scalera couldn’t help thinking: “What’s next?” The answer: Southampton Town Hall. “We... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Public Hearing On 'The Hills' To Be Postponed After Developer Fails To Post Notice - East Quoguethe developer’s attorneys, it was revealed that the developers had failed to no
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
the developer’s attorneys, it was revealed that the developers had failed to notice the hearing on time. As a result, the Southampton Town Board lacks the requisite jurisdiction to hold the hearing, according to officials. The focus of the... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Northampton Woman Faces Animal Cruelty Charges - Riversideof Cruelty to Animals. Alicia Spradley, 33, was arrested at her Birch Court ho
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
of Cruelty to Animals. Alicia Spradley, 33, was arrested at her Birch Court home last Thursday, October 12, after a Southampton Town Police officer responding to an unrelated call about fallen power lines smelled an “overwhelming” odor of... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
This week in Shelter Island history - Shelter Island ReporterJr. was running as a Republican for a Suffolk County Legislative seat represent
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
Jr. was running as a Republican for a Suffolk County Legislative seat representing the 16th District. He had served as Southampton Town attorney, East Hampton Planning Board attorney and counsel to the East Hampton Zoning Board of Appeals. He... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Southampton Blotter: Riverhead man arrested after foot pursuitearly Sunday after jumping out of his vehicle and running away to try to avoid
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
early Sunday after jumping out of his vehicle and running away to try to avoid arrest during a traffic stop, according to Southampton Town police. Steven Cumberbatch, 29, was stopped for a traffic violation on Cross River Drive near Riverside... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Riverside Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting 5-Year-Old Boy - Riverheadand the mother reported the incident at the State Police barracks in Riverside,
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 4 days ago
and the mother reported the incident at the State Police barracks in Riverside, according to police. He was arraigned in Southampton Town Justice court in front of Deborah Kooperstein and was remanded to the Suffolk County Jail in Riverside in... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Riverhead man facing child sex abuse chargessexual act, first-degree sex abuse and endangering the welfare of a child, poli
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
sexual act, first-degree sex abuse and endangering the welfare of a child, police said. Mr. Alvarado was arraigned at Southampton Town Justice Court before Judge Deborah Kooperstein and remanded to the Suffolk County Jail in lieu of $25,000... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Issues More Than 200 Code Violations For Illegal Rentals In Hampton Bays During Housing CrackdownDuring an illegal housing crackdown this week, Southampton Town’s new public sa
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 5 days ago
During an illegal housing crackdown this week, Southampton Town’s new public safety department issued more than 200 code violations to the landlords of illegally rented motel rooms and overcrowded homes in Hampton Bays. The motels—including Bel Air... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Lyzon Hat Shop Restoration Nearing Completionshingles and a slightly lighter-shade roof. The Lyzon Hat Shop has long been c
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 5 days ago
shingles and a slightly lighter-shade roof. The Lyzon Hat Shop has long been considered a local landmark, well before Southampton Town’s Landmark and Historic Districts Board officially designated it as such in 2012. The building was... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Board Considering Buying Part Of Tuckahoe Center Property With Community Preservation FundSouthampton Town officials hope to purchase a swath of land on County Road 39 i
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 6 days ago
Southampton Town officials hope to purchase a swath of land on County Road 39 in Tuckahoe that was once targeted as part of the controversial Tuckahoe Center proposal for a shopping center, using the Community Preservation Fund. If the town purchases... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Hampton Bays Chamber Office Will Relocate To Senior Centerbusiness promotion group can no longer afford to pay the utilities for the 1,35
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 7 days ago
business promotion group can no longer afford to pay the utilities for the 1,356-square-foot building, which is owned by Southampton Town, and will be moving out by the end of the month. Even though it does not pay rent, the chamber must still... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Plans To Buy Lobster Inn Property With CPF Funds For Shellfish HatcheryThe Southampton Town Board is expected to follow through this week with the pur
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 7 days ago
The Southampton Town Board is expected to follow through this week with the purchase of a well-known former restaurant property in Shinnecock Hills for $8.5 million, via Community Preservation Fund revenues. The former Lobster Inn—operated most... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Plans Event In Hampton Bays For Bullying Prevention And Awareness MonthTo mark Bullying Prevention and Awareness Month, the Town of Southampton and th
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 8 days ago
To mark Bullying Prevention and Awareness Month, the Town of Southampton and the Southampton Town Youth Bureau will host a community event on Saturday, October 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at Good Ground Park in Hampton Bays. The event will be held for... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
East Quogue Man Charged With Growing PotA man was arrested on Sunday after Southampton Town Police discovered he was gr
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 8 days ago
A man was arrested on Sunday after Southampton Town Police discovered he was growing marijuana at his East Quogue home, police said. After receiving complaints of a possible marijuana growing operation at the home on Central Avenue, police said,... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Public Hearing Set For Creation Of North Sea Beach Erosion DistrictResidents of a North Sea neighborhood are expected to sound off on October 24 a
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 8 days ago
Residents of a North Sea neighborhood are expected to sound off on October 24 at Southampton Town Hall regarding a proposed beach erosion control district in the hamlet. At the 6 p.m. public hearing, homeowners in the North Sea Beach Colony—it... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Board, Supervisor Candidates Will Participate In Press Debate ThursdayVoters in Southampton Town will have the opportunity to hear from candidates ru
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 8 days ago
Voters in Southampton Town will have the opportunity to hear from candidates running for town supervisor and town board at a debate hosted by The Press News Group on Thursday, October 12, at 7 p.m. at the Southampton Arts Center on Jobs Lane in... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
'The Hills' PDD Vote Could Happen Before Election Day - East Quoguefor a luxury golf course resort community in East Quogue will likely happen clo
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 9 days ago
for a luxury golf course resort community in East Quogue will likely happen close to Election Day, according to the Southampton Town supervisor. In order to conduct a final vote on the project, the Southampton Town Board must have two... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Considers Litigation Over Hampton Bays Well ContaminationThe Southampton Town Board is considering filing litigation against the makers
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 9 days ago
The Southampton Town Board is considering filing litigation against the makers of chemicals that have contaminated wells in the Hampton Bays Water District, according to town officials. The members of the board, who also serve as the commissioners... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Southampton Blotter: Traffic stop leads to drug arrestarrested on a drug charge last Wednesday after they were stopped for a traffic
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 11 days ago
arrested on a drug charge last Wednesday after they were stopped for a traffic violation on County Road 105, according to Southampton Town police. Upon investigation, Matthew Manzella, 28, and Nicholas Fisher, 31, were found to have a piece of... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Owner Of Remsenburg Rental Home Gets 90-Day Prison Sentence - Remsenburgwhere a man was seriously injured when he attempted to jump into a backyard poo
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 11 days ago
where a man was seriously injured when he attempted to jump into a backyard pool from a second-story window, according to Southampton Town Police. According to a press release issued by Southampton Town on Tuesday, the owner of the house, Michael... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Interest Grows In Former Friendly's Building In Hampton Baysthen the property, owned by Joseph Malvasio, a trustee of the George DeQuattro
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 12 days ago
then the property, owned by Joseph Malvasio, a trustee of the George DeQuattro Revocable Living Trust, according to Southampton Town records, has sat vacant. Its slate-gray siding peeling in spots, and its parking lot free of any lost... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Girl Scouts Donate Little Free Library In East Quogue - East Quogueeven novels geared toward adults. “Their mission is to put out a variety of di
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 12 days ago
even novels geared toward adults. “Their mission is to put out a variety of different types of books,” Ms. Milton said. Southampton Town Councilwoman Christine Scalera said town officials, who oversee the hamlet’s main park and honored the four... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Considering Creating Opioid Task Force To Combat Spread Of DrugsThe Southampton Town Board is considering creating an opioid task force that wo
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 13 days ago
The Southampton Town Board is considering creating an opioid task force that would help form a game plan to target drug addiction in the area. Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman pitched the proposal at the board’s work session on Thursday, noting that... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
FRNCA questions Riverhead IDA tax abatementsTown’s Industrial Development Agency for businesses in the Riverhead School Dis
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
Town’s Industrial Development Agency for businesses in the Riverhead School District, which incorporates the three Southampton Town hamlets as well as a portion of Brookhaven Town. Officials from FRNCA argue that these tax abatements apply... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Town Hosts Low-Emission Equipment Demo On East Quogue Village Green - East Quoguethe string trimmer being wielded by one of her employees. The trimmer was one
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 15 days ago
the string trimmer being wielded by one of her employees. The trimmer was one of six electric-powered machines funded by Southampton Town to help maintain the hamlet’s Village Green using equipment that emits low noise and reduced emissions. The... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
FRNCA hosts candidates' night for Southampton contendersRiverside and Northampton Community Association. Although those three communit
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 15 days ago
Riverside and Northampton Community Association. Although those three communities are geographically located within Southampton Town, they are part of both the Riverhead School District and Riverhead Library District, and have Riverhead ZIP... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Plans For Hampton Bays Diner Building Are Moving ForwardThe new owner of the old Hampton Bays Diner building is working with Southampto
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 15 days ago
The new owner of the old Hampton Bays Diner building is working with Southampton Town officials in deciding what kind of business should open at the location, according to an attorney representing the landlord. Joseph Vona, a lawyer representing... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: When penguins and giraffes roamed Southampton Commonacres of Southampton Common. The land was home to a brickmaker in 1697, the bu
Daily Echo / Posted 15 days ago
acres of Southampton Common. The land was home to a brickmaker in 1697, the business staying in the family until 1814 when Southampton town clerk, Thomas Riddings, acquired the land for ten shillings and two capons. After the Second World War the... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Betts Tapped As New Chair Of Southampton Town GOP CommitteeDavid Betts of North Sea was recently tapped as the new leader of the Southampt
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 16 days ago
David Betts of North Sea was recently tapped as the new leader of the Southampton Town Republican Committee. Mr. Betts, 62, a lifelong Republican, was appointed chairman late last month by members of the committee, following Damon Hagan’s decision... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
SLA operation targets underage drinking near college campusesSouthampton Town police in conjunction with the New York State Liquor Authority
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 16 days ago
Southampton Town police in conjunction with the New York State Liquor Authority conducted an SLA operation Saturday as part of an initiative to combat underage drinking near college campuses. Underage agents were used to attempt to purchase alcohol... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Police Search For Man Who Exposed Himself, Performed Lewd Acts In Hampton Bays In AugustSouthampton Town Police Detectives are searching for a man who they said commit
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 16 days ago
Southampton Town Police Detectives are searching for a man who they said committed lewd acts in front of a woman in Hampton Bays in August. Police said the man, who was only described as Hispanic, drove up to an 18-year-old woman on Palo Alto Drive... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Hurricane Harvey Delays Restoration Of Speonk Mill - RemsenburgHarvey in late August, is to blame for the delay. Mr. Kanas noted that the 54
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 16 days ago
Harvey in late August, is to blame for the delay. Mr. Kanas noted that the 54 windows, which were required by the Southampton Town Landmarks and Historic District Board so the restored mill would stay truthful to its historic origins, are... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: When penguins and giraffes roamed Southampton Commonacres of Southampton Common. The land was home to a brickmaker in 1697, the bu
Daily Echo / Posted 17 days ago
acres of Southampton Common. The land was home to a brickmaker in 1697, the business staying in the family until 1814 when Southampton town clerk, Thomas Riddings, acquired the land for ten shillings and two capons. After the Second World War the... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Update: Woman found on Hampton Bays beach identifiedpolice press release said a fisherman walking along the beach discovered the bo
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 17 days ago
police press release said a fisherman walking along the beach discovered the body at approximately 3:55 p.m. on Friday. Southampton Town police responded, and they contacted the Suffolk County Homicide Squad. Photo credit: Tim Gannon... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Woman Found Dead On Beach In Hampton Baysto the Suffolk County Medical Examiner for an autopsy to determine the cause of
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 18 days ago
to the Suffolk County Medical Examiner for an autopsy to determine the cause of death, according to police. Initially, the Southampton Town Police Department responded, but they called in the Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad to take the case... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Suffolk: A dead woman was found on beach in Hampton BaysSuffolk police press released said a fisherman walking along the beach discover
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 18 days ago
Suffolk police press released said a fisherman walking along the beach discovered the body at approximately 3:55 p.m. Southampton Town police responded, and they contacted the Suffolk County Homicide Squad. The unidentified woman was... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Riverhead Blotter: Calverton man charged with DWI following crashAvenue for having a revoked license stemming from a prior DWAI conviction and f
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 19 days ago
Avenue for having a revoked license stemming from a prior DWAI conviction and for having an outstanding warrant from Southampton Town, officials said. He was charged with misdemeanor second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Walter unveils tentative 2018 budget under tax levy capfunds, Mr. Walter said. The supervisor blamed County Executive Steve Bellone fo
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 20 days ago
funds, Mr. Walter said. The supervisor blamed County Executive Steve Bellone for holding back development in Riverside and Southampton Town, which were slated to hook up to the Riverhead Sewer District. Without the stabilization funds, “they’re... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
What's Happening: September 28, 2017Theater in Sag Harbor will present a benefit concert to raise funds for hurrica
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
Theater in Sag Harbor will present a benefit concert to raise funds for hurricane victims around the country. Emceed by Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman, musicians include Joe Lauro & The HooDoo Loungers and Gene Casey & The Lone... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Supervisor Presents Proposed $99 Million Budget For 2018Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman presented his proposed $99.4 milli
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 20 days ago
Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman presented his proposed $99.4 million budget for 2018, a plan that represents a nearly 5-percent increase in spending over this year’s $94.7 million budget, but at the same time continues a trend of... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Some Want Southampton Town To Shorten False Alarm Forgiveness Periodrecently sounded off on a proposal that would wipe the slate clean every five y
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 21 days ago
recently sounded off on a proposal that would wipe the slate clean every five years for homeowners and business owners in Southampton Town who inadvertently, but frequently, trigger false fire and house alarms—with some insisting that the revision... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
East Hampton Democrats Pass Republicans In Montauk For First Time - Montaukparticipation.” Democrats have been winning the new-enrollment race across the
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 21 days ago
participation.” Democrats have been winning the new-enrollment race across the South Fork, taking over total enrollment in Southampton Town last year for the first time, and growing to a nearly two-to-one advantage in East Hampton Town. Last... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Lofstad, Bouvier Reject Findings Statement On 'The Hills' Project Tuesday - East QuogueSouthampton Town Councilwoman Julie Lofstad and Councilman John Bouvier said on
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 21 days ago
Southampton Town Councilwoman Julie Lofstad and Councilman John Bouvier said on Tuesday night that they do not plan to approve a document that would pave the way for the proposed The Hills luxury golf course targeting nearly 600 acres in East... Read more
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