Police and Fire

Ambulance Corps Donates New Ambulance to Village

What goes around comes back around, as the saying goes, and in Sag Harbor, an ambulance is about to make that trip.

Sag Harbor Firefighter Sues Village Over Alleged Sexual Harassment

A former Sag Harbor firefighter has filed a lawsuit claiming he was wrongly kicked out of the department after he was sexually assaulted by a fellow member.

In Other News: Hansen Sworn in to Sag Harbor PD, EH Historical Director Departs

David Hansen was sworn in as the newest member of the Sag Harbor Village Police Department during a village board meeting on Monday, November 6.

Suffolk County DA Spota: “I Will Be Leaving My Post”

Suffolk County DA Thomas Spota announced he would resign following his October 25 indictment on federal obstruction of justice charges.

Manafort’s Bridgehampton Home Caught Up in Probe

Paul Manafort, 68, the former campaign chairman for President Donald Trump, was indicted Monday on federal charges of conspiracy against the United States.

Police Investigate Fatal Crash in Montauk

East Hampton Town Police, and the Suffolk County Medical Examiners Office, are investigating a single car motor vehicle accident on Star Island Road on...

In Other News: Fire Shutters John Papas, Test Wells at Sand Land, Palliative Care...

John Papas Restaurant, an East Hampton diner institution, had to shutter its doors after an ealy morning fire on Sunday, October 22.

Ludwick is Sentenced To 3 to 9 Years

Sean P. Ludwick, who pleaded guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide in the death of Paul Hansen, was sentenced to three to nine years in prison on Tuesday.

Attorney General Says Diner Stole $82K From Staff

The owner and manager of the Princess Diner were indicted and arrested on changes that they repeatedly failed to pay 13 restaurant workers their wages.

PSC: National Grid Responsible for Water Mill Blaze

National Grid failed to follow regulations regarding a Water Mill property where a gas related explosion occurred in February of 2015.

Emergency Service Providers Honored for Saving a Life

Eight local first responders were honored last week for their role in saving a 58-year-old man who collapsed in cardiac arrest at Bagel Buoy on July 12.

Towns Announce Plans to Prepare for Tropical Storm Jose

East Hampton and Southampton towns each issued advisories to its residents, as the region prepares for coastal flooding, high winds, rough surf and rip...

Accident Claims Life of Pierson Graduate

An accident on County Road 39 and Greenfield Road in Southampton Thursday night claimed the life of an East Hampton man. According to Southampton Town...

Memorial Service for Hallie Ulrich

A celebration of the life of Hallie Ulrich will be held at Long Beach in Noyac on Saturday from 5:30 p.m. to sunset.

Update: Police Identify Woman Found Dead in Northwest Woods

Suffolk County Police detectives are investigating the death of a woman who was found on the side of the road near Cedar Point County Park in East Hampton.

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Thiele Pitches Commuter Trains in Sag Harbor

Members of the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor, the union of faculty employed by the Sag Harbor School District, expressed cautious support of the proposed South Fork Commuter Connection in a survey conducted by the school district last week.

Hurricane of 1938: Old Negatives Offer New View Of Storm’s Fury

Both black-and-white photographs—the first of a house near Lake Agawam, and the second of a home along Meadow Lane—were taken in Southampton Village shortly after the Category 3 hurricane, later named “The Long Island Express,” steamrolled the East End on the afternoon of September 21, 1938.

Hurricane of 1938: Even Downgraded, Storm Had Incredible Speed

Hurricane Nate amazed meteorologists not for its strength or size but for its speed. The storm had sustained winds of 85 mph when it arrived...