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  1. Government Briefs 09.25.14Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | The East Hampton Star

    A new law requiring chain stores hoping to open here to obtain a special permit and undergo particular planning board review was passed by a majority vote of the East Hampton Town Board last Thursday. Councilman Fred Overton voted against it.

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  2. Three Rescued in BayRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | The East Hampton Star

    Three East Hampton men were rescued from Gardiner's Bay Monday night after a search that began with a 911 call for help when their rowboat began taking on water. The men had rowed out into the bay to fish for porgies, according to Ed Michels, the East Hampton Town's chief harbormaster.

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  3. Wastewater is Put Under A MicroscopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The East Hampton Star

    Pio Lombardo, who drafted an East Hampton Town comprehensive wastewater management plan, discussed his findings on Tuesday at the first of several public sessions on the plan. Upgrades to septic systems or neighborhood wastewater systems are warranted to address problems on a number of properties in East Hampton Town where improper treatment of sewage is contributing to ground or surface water pollution, a town wastewater consultant said Tuesday.

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  4. Three Boaters Rescued in Gardiner's BayRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The East Hampton Star

    Three men were rescued from Gardiner's Bay Monday night after a search that began with a 911 call for help when their small boat began taking on water. They reportedly had no engine or equipment.

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  5. Montauk F.D. Puts Out Electrical Fire SundayRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | The East Hampton Star

    A small electrical fire broke out in a house on Culloden Point in Montauk on Sunday evening. The Montauk Fire Department called for back up, but quickly extinguished the fire.

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  6. Save the BeachesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | The East Hampton Star

    Saturday is International Coastal Cleanup Day, and East Hampton Town is joining the effort by providing trash bags, gloves, and collection sites for volunteers who want to help pick up trash from the beaches. Then, on Sunday, the organizers of the People's Climate March expect it to be the largest demonstration in New York City since the anti-Vietnam War protests.

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  7. Ditch Plain in Town's SightsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | The East Hampton Star

    One of the people who have been thinking a lot about a proposed surf club on the old East Deck Motel site at Ditch Plain in Montauk stopped in at The Star office the other day to point something out. Mike Bottini, an outdoorsman and member of the Surfrider Foundation's local chapter, laid out a set of papers on our front desk, showing that a string of public and largely protected lands extend from Montauk Point nearly to the hamlet's commercial downtown.

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  8. Government Briefs 09.18.14Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | The East Hampton Star

    The town board will hold a hearing tonight on revisions to the town laws regarding mass gatherings. The law requires permits for assemblies of more than 50 people on residential properties, for organized gatherings of five or more people on public properties, and for gatherings on commercial sites if they involve outdoor areas, use of a tent, off-site parking, or sales of goods or refreshments on a property, or in an area of a property, not already approved for such sales.

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  9. Kids Culture 09.18.14Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | The East Hampton Star

    Families can spend an hour with Scurvy Stu and the Blood Red Robins on Saturday at the Amagansett Library. Stu and his crew will sing sea chanteys and teach nautical turns of phrase at 3:30 p.m. Advance registration has been requested.

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  10. Felony D.W.I. AllegedRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | The East Hampton Star

    There were just two alcohol-related arrests on town roads over the last 10 days, one of which brought charges of felony drunken driving. East Hampton Town police said they stopped Kaitlyn H. Buckley's 2007 Lexus early Sunday morning on Bluff Road in Amagansett, near Atlantic Avenue, because it had a burnt-out headlight.

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  11. On the Police Logs 09.18.14Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | The East Hampton Star

    Three parking signs in a parking area behind Tiina the Store were vandalized in the early morning hours last Thursday. Jonathon Rosen told police the damage would cost about $200 to repair.

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  12. Jailed in Lieu of $50,000 BailRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | The East Hampton Star

    East Hampton Town police in conjunction with the East End Drug Task Force arrested a Montauk man on Sept. 10 on charges of dealing cocaine during the summer of 2013.

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  13. Wastewater Problems AnalyzedRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | The East Hampton Star

    Public discussions will begin next week of a draft East Hampton Town comprehensive wastewater management plan. The document, prepared by Pio Lombardo of the Massachusetts consulting firm Lombardo Associates and posted online at ehwaterrestore.com, contains an analysis of the problems of wastewater disposal and their potential solutions.

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  14. An East Deck RethinkRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | The East Hampton Star

    The owners of the former East Deck Motel in Montauk, who had proposed a private club there, asked on Friday to postpone a scheduled appearance before the East Hampton Town Planning Board last night to give the town the chance to negotiate a possible purchase of the property. "We agree Ditch Plains is a special place and have requested an adjournment," Lars Svanberg and Scott Bradley, members of the ownership group, known as ED40, said in a press release Friday from Rubenstein Public Relations.

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  15. Man Airlifted After Fall at Montauk MarinaRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The East Hampton Star

    A man was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital after he fell at the Montauk Marine Basin on Wednesday afternoon. The Montauk Fire Department's ambulance company was called to 426 West Lake Drive for a man who had injuries from a fall just before 2 p.m. A medevac helicopter landed at the Montauk Firehouse.

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  16. East Deck Owners May Sell to TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The East Hampton Star

    The owners of the former East Deck Motel in Montauk, who have proposed a private club there, asked on Friday to postpone a scheduled appearance before the East Hampton Town Planning Board on Wednesday to give the town the chance to negotiate a possible purchase of the property, according to a press release from the corporation's public relations firm. "We agree Ditch Plains is a special place and have requested an adjournment, .

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  17. Man Chooses to Go to JailRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | The East Hampton Star

    East Hampton Town police picked up a taxi driver in Shirley early last Thursday and gave him a ride to Wainscott police headquarters, from which he ultimately was sent to county jail. The police made the trip after learning that Mr. Williams had been arrested by Suffolk County police on an unrelated charge last week.

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  18. Showtime Green-Lighted for Next ShootRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | The East Hampton Star

    A location manager for the Showtime TV program, "The Affair," which is set in these parts and is completing the filming of episodes for its first season, got a decidedly better reception this week than the last time he spoke to the East Hampton Town Board seeking a permit for a film shoot during the height of the season. Andrew Poppoon reviewed plans for filming in Amagansett and Montauk on Monday through Friday at a town board meeting on Tuesday, and board members agreed to issue a film permit.

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  19. Harborfest Starts TomorrowRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | The East Hampton Star

    Harborfest 2014, Sag Harbor's annual celebration of its maritime history, will launch tomorrow at 5 p.m. with "A Whale of a Party" at the Whaling and Historical Museum and continue throughout the weekend with a jam-packed calendar of events for people of all ages. New this year is the Beach Blast concert.

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  20. Settlement Reached in Discrimination CaseRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | The East Hampton Star

    An East Hampton Town employee's $18 million discrimination lawsuit against the town has been settled, with an award of $81,000 to be paid to the plaintiff. Jorge Kusanovic, who works for the Parks and Recreation Department, had alleged that he was discriminated against because of his race, age, and national origin.

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