Elections & Politics

ATH Leads Zeldin in Donations — For Third Quarter, At Least

For the third quarter, at least, Ms. Throne-Holst, the former Southampton Town supervisor, was able to raise more money than the freshman incumbent.

State Senate Debate Slated for Next Week in Bridgehampton

With Election Day just weeks away, the League of Women Voters of the Hamptons will host a debate between candidates for New York State Senate on Tuesday, October 25 at 7 p.m.

As Thiele and LaValle Seek Reelection, Only One Challenger Emerges

Two familiar faces on the East End political scene, Assemblyman Fred. W. Thiele and State Senator Kenneth P. LaValle will again appear on the ballot.

Officials Push Voters To Approve CPF Extension

Voters may not know that the ballot on November 8 will include a proposition to extend each town’s Community Preservation Fund (CPF) from 2030 to 2050.

Zeldin Zings Ahead in Poll While Throne-Holst Attacks in Zesty Debate

U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin has jumped to a 15-percentage-point lead in his battle to fend off Anna Throne-Holst.

Lee Zeldin Snares Independent Nod

One of the most competitive and ferociously fought battles for a congressional race anywhere in the U.S. is taking place in Suffolk County.
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A Conversation with Harry Hurt III

The Texas-born author and Sag Harbor resident talks about the reissue of “Lost Tycoon: The Many Lives of Donald J. Trump."

League to Register Voters on National Voter Registration Day

The League of Women Voters of the Hamptons will register voters at 12 different locations from Montauk to Westhampton Beach on National Voter Registration Day on Tuesday, September 27.

Schiavoni Wins Conservative, Working Families Primaries

North Haven resident and Southampton Town Justice Andrea Schiavoni earned the lines of the Conservative and Working Families in November’s election.

Congressional Primary Results Expected Next Week

The winner of the 1st Congressional District Democratic primary is not expected to be announced until early next week, as teams representing Anna Throne-Holst and Dave Calone get ready to count the 1,794 absentee ballots that arrived by Tuesday’s cutoff date.
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Near Dead Heat In 1st District Congressional Primary

After months of campaigning and millions of dollars spent on advertising that turned increasingly negative, Former Southampton Town Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst held a 29-vote lead over David Calone in the Democratic primary for the 1st District Congressional seat, according to unofficial results from the Suffolk County Board of Elections on Tuesday.

Sag Harbor Ambulance Benefits On The Ballot

Should active members of the Sag Harbor Volunteer Ambulance Corps have their retirement plans converted from the existing defined contribution plan to a new defined benefit plan?

Two Trustees Set to Return as Sag Harbor Village Votes

Robby Stein and James Larocca will be the only names on the ballot in the election on Tuesday, June 21, for two positions on the Village Board of Trustees, each for a two-year term.
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Throne-Holst, Calone Jockey For Position As Primary Vote Nears

With Primary Day less than a month away, the two hopefuls for the Democratic nomination to run for the 1st District Congressional seat squared off Thursday night in a debate sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Hamptons.

Sag Harbor Voters Approve Budget and Stella Maris Purchase; Elect Tice, Lamontagne

While voters resoundingly approved the Sag Harbor School District budget, and offered support for the purchase of the former Stella Maris Regional School property, the president of the school’s board of education lost her seat by a narrow margin in a four-person race for two three-year terms during Tuesday night’s election.

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Southampton Town Animal Control Picks Up Dead Caracal in Water Mill

Acting on a referral from Southampton Town Police, Southampton Town Animal Control on Monday picked up a deceased caracal, a wild cat native to Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia, in Water Mill.

A Conversation With Bonnie Michelle Cannon

Bonnie Michelle Cannon, the executive director of the Bridgehampton Child Care and Recreational Center, was recently appointed by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone to the county’s African American Advisory Board.

Editorial: Rules for the CACs

Should a Citizens Advisory Committee in Southampton Town play the role of advocate before the Town Planning Board, opposing or calling for modifications in development proposals?