Firefighters battle an early morning fire on Sunday, October 28, that claimed a home on Thanet Way in the Lionhead section of Springs. According to the fire department, just after 2:30 a.m., units arrived to find the residence fully involved with fire, with East Hampton and Amagansett departments called in to support the Springs Fire Department. The East Hampton Town Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the cause of the blaze. The home was not occupied at the time of the fire, according to officials.
Patrons of John Jermain Memorial Library may have noticed some new faces among the staff in recent weeks — and not only are they fitting into the library’s culture, according to director Catherine Creedon, but they’re already helping to “build community.”
Even the name, “Spanish Flu,” is a head fake.
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.