Republican Councilman Fred Overton has decided not to seek another term, paving the way for at least one newcomer to join the East Hampton Town Board.
Deputy East Hampton supervisor Peter Van Scoyoc is facing New York State Parks Police sergeant Manny Vilar in the race for East Hampton Town supervisor.
Julie Lofstad, Thea Dombrowski-Fry, Tommy John Schiavoni and Stan Glinka are the four candidates seeking election to the Southampton town board.
Jay Schneiderman, an Independence Party candidate, and Ray Overton, a Republican, are vying for the Southampton Town supervisor's seat.
One of them — whether or not the state should revisit its Constitution — has certainly drawn the most interest among civic organizations and union groups.
Bridget Fleming, a Democrat, and Heather Collins, a Republican, are seeking to represent the 2nd Legislative District in Suffolk County.
The campaign for supervisor and two seats on the town board in East Hampton Town has invited invigorating debate.
The size of the East End compared to its representation in the Suffolk County Legislature suggests an urgency for the representative of the 2nd district.
There is much a revision could accomplish in idyllic theory — shaping New York governance in a variety of ways.
Democrats currently hold a 3-2 majority, so control of the town board is at stake in this year’s election.
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.