Southampton African American Museum curator wants to change perceptions

Jeremy Dennis, who is also among the artists of color exhibiting, says the East End is not just the home of wealthy white people.

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Westhampton vs. East Islip

See the scenes from Thursday's playoff game.

Westhampton boys lacrosse tops East Islip, advances to Suffolk Class B semifinals

Chance Brindle and Gavin Arcuri scored back-to-back to give No. 4 Westhampton a 6-4 lead in its 6-5 win over No. 5 East Islip.

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State charges Amazon shortchanged pregnant, disabled workers 

The State Division of Human Rights said the online retailing giant failed to comply with law requiring reasonable accommodations for such physical conditions.

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Finally, LI's Paul Dickinson will play in a golf major at the PGA Championship

At age 45, this teaching pro from Atlantic Golf Club will tee off Thursday in the PGA Championship.

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Wynton Marsalis to headline Hamptons Jazz Fest

The event will include more than 30 concerts across six venues on the East End.

Long Island partyboats that offer half- or full-day fishing trips

They've got all you need to go fishing — bait, tackle — and they'll clean your catch, too.

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East Hampton Airport makeover is ready for takeoff. But will changes fly with critics?

Big changes aimed at cutting noise and traffic are about to go into effect. But will they work?

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Christie Brinkley still troubled by 'DWTS' injury

The supermodel says more surgery has been recommended for her shoulder damage.

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Shinnecock nation plans to reopen powwow to public Labor Day

The four-day event, which also features native music and dance, is held over the Labor Day weekend on the tribal reservation's historic powwow grounds in Southampton.

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Elderly Quogue woman scammed out of $10G in Home Depot gift cards, police say

Police are looking for three people who used the cards, which the woman was told she needed to buy to clear child pornography from her computer, according to Suffolk County Crime Stoppers.

Boardy Barn, famed Hampton Bays beer tavern, sold

A real estate broker said he did not know the buyer's plans for the property.

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School Notebook: Long Island winners in science olympiads

Ward Melville and Great Neck South high schools advance to the national level.

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Riverside man sentenced in fatal stabbing of girlfriend in front of 9-year-old daughter

Bayron Fajardo-Gonzalez, 34, was sentenced after pleading guilty to second-degree murder last month in the death of Tania Fox, 45.

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East End art benefit springs up to aid Ukraine
Artists on East End put work up for auction to raise money for Ukraine

The Church, a nonprofit Sag Harbor creative center, and several other galleries in the village, will offer an online auction and art show on April 30, but advance bidding has already generated more than $40,000 in pledges.

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Glen Cove woman running 7 marathons in 7 days to honor veterans
Job candidates connect with hospitality companies at East End fair

It was part of an effort to spark growth within the East End's hospitality and leisure sector, which took a hit amid the pandemic.

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Glen Cove woman running 7 marathons in 7 days to honor veterans

Since 2016, ultra-marathoner Eva Casale has run a series of marathons to benefit local VFWs and other military service organizations, as well as veterans and their families.

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School Notebook: Robotics teams win Chairman's Award

This year's competition had a theme of "Rapid React."

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'Selling the Hamptons' showcases high-end LI real estate brokers

The brokers wheel and deal from East Hampton to Westhampton, from Sagaponack to Sag Harbor, with houses listed for $35 million before the bidding war even starts.

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Fatal shooting of North Sea man was targeted, Southampton Town police chief says

Southampton Town Police Chief Steven Skrynecki said there were growing fears in the community that the fatal shooting of Steven Byrnes — who was found shot by police responding to a burglary call — was random. But Skrynecki said investigators now believe Byrnes was targeted.

Cops ID man found shot dead in North Sea home Christmas morning

Southampton Town police who responded to a burglary call at a North Sea home found the man who been fatally shot, Suffolk police said.

Weather Service confirms record-breaking fifth tornado in North Bellport from Saturday storm

The National Weather Service confirmed a fifth tornado, in North Bellport, and a sixth, in Hampton Bays, after sending out teams to assess damage throughout Long Island.  

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Six LI tornadoes in Saturday storm is a first for the record books, NWS says

Storms are getting stronger, increasing chances for Long Islanders to see more extreme weather that could include more tornadoes, experts say. Tuesday's confirmation of a fifth and sixth tornado is a first on record, weather service officials said.

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Company says solar farm in Southampton Town could save ratepayers millions

A Boston company has been contracted by the town to lease the land atop a capped landfill in North Sea and build a 4.5-megawatt facility that could save ratepayers in the state's Community Choice Aggregation program $2.4 million over 20 years. 

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Two East End towns looking at banning sale of helium balloons

The aim is to reduce pollution and protect wildlife, but some fear the proposals could hurt local businesses.

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Reward offered for information about North Sea house party shooting

Two men, both 26, and a 22-year-old Medford woman were seriously injured in the shooting, police said.

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Alcohol, drug use, possibly gangs linked to shooting at North Sea house party, police say

Detectives investigating the shooting at an East End house party that left three wounded early Tuesday said alcohol and marijuana use, as well as potential gang affiliations, may have all played a role in the escalation to gunfire.

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Three shot at one-night rental house party in North Sea, police say

The victims suffered non-life-threatening injuries at the party, which police say was attended by more than 20 revelers at a home rented out for one night.

Man killed in North Sea house fire, Southampton Town police say

Investigators are working to determine the cause of the Thursday afternoon fire, Southampton Town police said.

Renovations begin on newest incarnation of Tupper Boathouse

A community group is raising funds to build a center near Conscience Point commemorating the site's wooden boat building and nautical history.

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'Hellish' weekend prompts Southampton Town to close beaches

Out-of-town visitors are no longer allowed access after officials said they got numerous reports of violations of social distancing and face mask guidelines, littering during the Memorial Day weekend.

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Southampton Town Planning Board OKs environmental findings for North Sea camp

The town planning board decided, over the objections of several dozen neighbors, that a day camp owned by Nassau Democratic chairman Jay Jacobs would have little or no adverse impact on the environment.

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North Sea residents say day camp may pollute Little Fresh Pond

The Southampton Town Planning Board has 30 days to decide whether an application to continue...

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Neighbors, North Sea camp owner battle over expansion proposal

Southampton Town officials could soon decide on a North Sea camp’s proposed zoning change after...

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Southampton Town creates new North Sea erosion control district

Southampton Town has created a special taxing district in North Sea to finance a solution...

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Drunken driver flees Southampton crash scene with dog, cops say

A 26-year-old North Sea man was arrested after his Jeep overturned in a drunken driving...

North Sea man charged with menacing after loading, racking shotgun outside Southampton home, police say

A North Sea man was arrested and charged with menacing and weapons possession after police...

Beaches in Brookhaven and North Sea reopened, health officials say

After being closed due to high bacteria levels, both Rocky Point Beach in Brookhaven Town...