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  1. Board hires attorneys in ongoing suit to block trademark of Ditch Plains Beach in MontaukRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newsday

    A Hauppauge company first filed an application in 2013 for T-shirts, hoodies and other items connected to the famed surfing beach in East Hampton Town. A town attorney said in a 2013 filing that Ditch Plains Beach is "perhaps one of the most world-renowned locations within the town, together with the Montauk Lighthouse."

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  2. This grand Italianate mansion, set on 22 acresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Newsday

    Offseason on the East End has its own appeal. It may be too chilly for swimming, but the weather is just right for sampling Malbecs and merlots in cozy tasting rooms.

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  3. Deepwater, PSEG agree to increase output of South Fork wind farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Newsday

    Deepwater Wind, the Rhode Island offshore wind company recently acquired by Danish wind-giant Orsted, will increase the size of its project for LIPA by 44 percent by employing larger turbines than originally planned, PSEG Long Island said Thursday. The project, slated for completion by the end of 2022, will still be composed of 15 turbines placed in the same location some 35 miles from Montauk Point off the coast of Rhode Island.

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  4. Democrats maintain supermajority on East Hampton board with councilman's victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Newsday

    David Lys, who switched his GOP affiliation and was criticized for it by a challenger in the primaries, won a special election by getting a record 6,177 votes. East Hampton Town Councilman David Lys was appointed in January to the seat held by Peter Van Scoyoc, who was elected town supervisor last November.

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  5. Kennedy declares victory in comptroller's race, term-limit measure aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Newsday

    Suffolk County Comptroller John Kennedy Jr. declared victory late Tuesday night in his bid for a second term, and voters in Brookhaven Town easily approved a term-limit proposition. Kennedy, 62, who ran on the Republican, Conservative, Independence and Reform party lines, appeared to narrowly beat Democratic Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman, according to unofficial results early Wednesday.

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  6. PSEG Long Island preps for next big storm by hardening electric gridRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | Newsday

    Since superstorm Sandy, federal funding has allowed the utility to harden more than 700 miles of electric circuits and install utility poles that can withstand winds of up to 135 miles per hour. PSEG Long Island contract lineman Bobby Scott works on hardening poles and electrical lines against storms along Quaker Path in Setauket on Oct. 24. Photo Credit: Newsday/John Parskevas PSEG Long Island, helped by lessons learned from LIPA after superstorm Sandy, along with $729 million in federal funding to harden the local electric grid, is nearly finished with a multiyear plan to prepare all portions of Long Island for the next big storm.

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  7. East Hampton Town Board: Bigger towers present no dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | Newsday

    The East Hampton Town Board is moving forward with a plan to install a new emergency communications system in town - one that calls for taller communication towers in Montauk and Wainscott - and recently decided the proposal will have no adverse environmental impacts. The town has bonded $8.3 million for the system, which will convert the town from an aging 800 megahertz frequency system to a 700 megahertz system with updated equipment.

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  8. Lee Zeldin, Perry Gershon race tests Donald Trump's popularityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | Newsday

    The race between Republican Rep. Lee Zeldin and Democratic businessman Perry Gershon will test the Trump's popularity and the strength of the opposition to him. The race between Republican Rep. Lee Zeldin and Democratic businessman Perry Gershon will test the popularity of President Donald Trump and the strength of the opposition to him in the traditional swing Suffolk County district that went strongly for Republicans two years ago.

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  9. Southampton's $4M donation pushes Sag Harbor Cinema to fundraising goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | Newsday

    Reconstruction on the theater at 90 Main St., which was damaged in a December 2016 fire, is expected to be completed in fall 2019. Interior cutaway elevation view of the proposed new Sag Harbor Cinema by Allen Kopelson of NK Architects and Croxton Collaborative Architects.

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  10. Lee Zeldin, Perry Gershon in fiery first debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | Newsday

    Rep. Lee Zeldin and Democratic opponent Perry Gershon accused each other of lying about their records in a fiery first debate less than two weeks before the Nov. 6 election. At the News 12 debate moderated by anchor Doug Geed, Zeldin hammered Gershon for registering to vote last year at his East Hampton home after voting in Manhattan for years.

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  11. Why Rangers fans at the Garden love the intense, gifted Mats ZuccarelloRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | Newsday

    The Rangers' Mats Zuccarello celebrates his second-period goal against the Panthers at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday. Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac Mats Zuccarello, a proverbial diamond in the rough, is and always will be a gem in the eyes of Rangers fans.

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  12. South Fork solar farm set to power more than 125 homes nears completion in SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 22 | Newsday

    The project on the site of a former brush dump is due to be completed by the end of the year and is the first utility-scale power plant in East Hampton, officials said. The 1.1 megawatt solar farm in Springs is on a 21-acre Accabonac Road town property.

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  13. It's tough for Knicks to get a guy like Kyrie IrvingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | Newsday

    Kyrie Irving #11 of the Boston Celtics lays up a basket against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac Kyrie Irving's uniqueness, the quality that makes Knicks coach David Fizdale insist Irving is the one player he would pay to watch, is that there is no telling what stirring move he might put on the opposition next.

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  14. John Kennedy to serve as Suffolk County comptrollerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | Newsday

    One candidate runs too hot, the other runs too cool. Given the comptroller's vital role as a fiscal monitor, and the nature of the administration being monitored, we prefer a candidate with a warmer internal temperature.

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  15. Caris LeVert's layup with one second left gives Nets victory over KnicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Newsday

    Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert scores the winning layup past New York Knicks guard Tim Hardaway Jr. and Knicks forward Kevin Knox for the 107-105 win in an NBA basketball game at Barclays Center on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke At this stage of their building phases, it is not so much a question about which of these two rivals is better, but whether they are good enough to truly be called rivals.

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  16. E. Hampton offers up to $6,500 in extra salary to retain mechanics, techs and other workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Newsday

    The town's tentative $80.7 million 2019 budget includes a "Live Here, Work Here" initiative boosting pay for 15 positions, which officials say is needed to compete with neighboring municipalities. East Hampton Town Supervisor Peter Van Scoyoc has presented a tentative $80.7 million budget for 2019 that stays under a state-mandated tax cap while raising pay grades as an incentive to work in a town where high real estate prices often result in lengthy commutes.

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  17. Hampton Classic renovating showgrounds, Grand Prix ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Newsday

    A rainy summer necessitated the need to replace the surface in the 2-acre Grand Prix ring in Bridgehampton, officials said, adding that the work is expected to be completed in November. Construction underway in the grand prix ring at The Hampton Classic showgrounds to ensure the ring remains for years to come in Bridgehampton, Oct. 15, 2018.

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  18. Rep. Lee Zeldin, Perry Gershon face off at Riverhead forum on the environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Newsday

    Incumbent touts his opposition to offshore drilling and support for LI Sound protection efforts while challenger vows he'll be check on President Trump environmental policies. First Congressional District Democratic challenger Perry Gershon said at a Riverhead forum Monday night with Republican incumbent Rep. Lee Zeldin that he'd be a check on President Donald Trump's environmental policies while the Shirley-based House member highlighted his local conservation efforts.

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  19. Rangers' brass has faith that fans will keep the faith during rebuilding seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | Newsday

    The understanding in the front office and in the stands is this year is not about this year. It is about a time down the road when the Rangers will be good, and will stay that way.

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  20. Targeted mosquito spraying reduces use of pesticide, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2018 | Newsday

    Plotted drops by Suffolk County cut the application of the pesticide methoprene by half at an East Hampton harbor this summer, authorities said. Critics say methoprene is harmful, but the county says it's safe.

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