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Congressman Lee Zeldin at a New York League of Conservation Voters forum in Riverhead this fall.

Featured Letter: Lee Zeldin Has Forsaken The Responsibility of Governing

To Whom It May Concern, Lee Zeldin has forsaken the responsibility of governing for petty party politics and squabbles. The past two months have presented Congressman Zeldin a unique opportunity to demonstrate where his, and his


President Donald Trump signed executive orders in January while White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon looked on | White House photo

Featured Letter: The True Threat to Our Democracy

To the Editor: Having thought long and hard on the dilemma facing our nation today, I have come to the conclusion that engineered governmental chaos is our real threat. I believe we have entered a new


Taylor’s Island Foundation Seeks Artists for Unique Fundraiser

On Saturday, March 25, 2017, Greek Independence Day, the Taylor’s Island Foundation is celebrating S. Gregory Taylor, who bequeathed Taylor’s Island to Shelter Island Town. The celebration will include an open house, silent auction and wine


SCWA To Bring New Water Main to North Haven

The Suffolk County Water Authority announced Thursday that they will soon begin installing 6,520 feet of water main along Long Beach Road in Noyac to greatly improve fire protection and water distribution in the


Deepwater Wind to Host Open House on Project Off Montauk

Offshore wind developer Deepwater Wind, which in January was awarded a Long Island Power Authority bid to provide energy to the South Fork from a new wind farm 30 miles off Montauk, is hosting


South Fork Unity Collaborative to Host Grassroots Town Hall

A coalition of South Fork community members and organizations have organized a South Fork Grassroots Town Hall for Unity this Sunday, March 5 at 2 p.m. at the Hampton Bays Senior Center. The event is


The East Hampton Library

East Hampton Library Launches 2017 Tom Twomey Lecture Series

The East Hampton Library will launch the third annual “Tom Twomey Series” on Wednesday, March 15. This year’s series focuses on topics of great interest to the East End community-—architecture, landscape design, the environment, local


Southold to Host Respect & Civility Candlelight Vigil

Southold Town and the town’s Anti-Bias Task Force Committee are inviting the community to gather together in a candlelight vigil for respect and civility on Sunday, Nov. 6 at 3:30 p.m. at Silversmith’s Corner


Order Masquerading as Chaos

The Hidden City Orchestra’s “Order Masquerading as Chaos” comes to Orient & Shelter Island

The Hidden City Orchestra will be performing a two-part concert series, “Order Masquerading as Chaos,” on Oct. 29 & 30, 2016, at two magical venues on the far East End of Long Island. “We’ve begun


Neo-Political Cowgirls to Haunt Amagansett Farmers Market

The Amagansett Food Institute and the performance art troupe The Neo-Political Cowgirls have teamed up for Halloween weekend to bring “Hysteria,” a beautiful, immersive terror, to the Amagansett Farmers Market. Groups of ten audience members


HTC Launches Fall Season With David Mamet’s “November”

Just in time for the home stretch of an R-Rated presidential election season, Hampton Theatre Company brings David Mamet’s “November,” a hilarious and scathingly satirical take on American presidential politics, to the Quogue Community Hall


The Flanders Farm Fresh Food Market will host a medication take-back day on Oct. 22

Riverhead CAP to Host October Medication Take-Back Days

The Riverhead Community Coalition for Safe and Drug-Free Youth is offering plenty of opportunities to safely dispose of your unused or expired medication during the month of October. The coalition is hosting take-back events on


“God of Carnage” Opens at Southampton Cultural Center

Center Stage at Southampton Cultural Center will present Yasmina Reza’s “God of Carnage” Thursday, Oct. 13 through Sunday, Oct. 30. The Tony-award winning play involves two sets of parents who meet to attempt to discuss an altercation between their


The film poster for Joe Pantoliano's "No Kidding, Me 2!"

South Fork Spotlights Mental Health Awareness

National Mental Health Awareness Week is this coming Sunday, Oct. 1 through Saturday, Oct. 8, and East Hampton and Southampton towns are joining in the awareness activities happening all across Long Island. The two towns are collaborating to offer