The Southampton Town Supervisor announced this week that he would change his affiliation to the Democratic Party following next month’s election.
For the nine seats on the East Hampton Town Trustees, which oversees harbors, bays and beaches in East Hampton, 18 candidates are vying for votes.
Eight people are vying for five seats on the Southampton Town Trustees, which manages waterways and beaches. Two slates have emerged in the race.
Both sides touted their environmental chops and took a jabs at their opponents at an environmental forum featuring the Republican and Democratic candidates.
Every 20 years, New York State law requires voters to be asked on Election Day whether a convention should be held to consider changes to the state constitution.
Acrimony was conspicuous by its absence Thursday as the candidates for Southampton Town Board met to debate at the Southampton Cultural Center.
Republican candidates for East Hampton Town supervisor and town board went on the offensive Monday night while Democrats touted their recent record.
Suffolk County Legislator Bridget Fleming announced her endorsement of Democrat Tim Sini, the county’s former police commissioner, for district attorney.
The League of Women Voters of the Hamptons will sponsor debates for candidates for supervisor and town board in both East Hampton and Southampton towns.
New York State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr., who had been weighing a challenge to U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin in 2018, has decided not to run.
Voters in the Sag Harbor School District on Thursday approved the John Jermain Memorial Library’s 2018 budget
There will be a public vote this November in favor of a convention to amend the New York State constitution.
Residents in Bridgehampton and Sagaponack will have the opportunity to weigh in on a proposed $1,312,900 operating budget for the Hampton Library.
Incumbent East Hampton Town Councilwoman Kathee Burke-Gonzalez rolled to an easy victory in a Democratic primary on Tuesday
A primary election for two seats on the Democratic ticket will be held on September 12 for registered Democrats living in the Town of East Hampton.