East Hampton

Daniel Pelosi (credit: CBS2)

Daniel Pelosi Appealing Conviction In Notorious 2001 Hamptons Murder Case

Daniel Pelosi was found guilty in the 2001 bludgeoning death of investment banker Ted Ammon inside his East Hampton home.

03/13/2015

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East Hampton Considers Ban On Helicopters During Peak Times This Summer

Tens of thousands of complaints have poured in to the town board

02/07/2015

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East Hampton Residents Complain Of Incessant Helicopter Noise During Summer Months

Resident say they can’t take the noise of helicopters humming through East Hampton at all hours of the day and night in the summer months and they want something done about it.

02/05/2015

The Village of East Hampton has launched a plan to sterilize female deer as a population control method. (Credit: CBS 2)

Group Collects Over $110,000 To Sterilize Deer In East Hampton

Donations have exceeded expectations in an unusual fundraiser on Long Island, in which a group is raising money to capture and sterilize deer and then set them free.

09/19/2014

Fire Island beaches (Photo: CBS 2)

Alcohol Ban Goes Into Effect At Several Fire Island Beaches

Drinking is no longer allowed on two stretches of the federally-owned Fire Island National Seashore as well as during peak hours at East Hampton’s Indian Wells Beach.

08/01/2014

Dangerous blue green algae are polluting bodies of water on Long Island. (Credit: CBS 2)

Dangerous Blue-Green Algae Turn Long Island Waterways Toxic

Out of control algae have become a serious problem in Suffolk County, and experts said the build-up has turned some of the waterways toxic.

07/22/2014

File -- Alcohol on beach (credit: Clip Art)

East Hampton Looking To Ban Alcohol On Indian Wells Beach

The party may soon be over at one of East Hampton’s rowdiest beaches.

07/03/2014

West Babylon Junior High School (credit: jhs.wbschools.org/)

5 L.I. School Districts Seek School Budgets That Break State Tax Cap

WEST BABYLON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A handful of Long Island school districts will ask voters next month to approve education budgets that would break the state tax cap. As WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief […]

04/11/2014

A new, taller utility pole in East Hampton, N.Y., stands next to an existing pole about half the size. (credit: CBS 2)

Towering Utility Poles Cause High Anxiety On Long Island’s East End

PSEG Long Island is hoisting the 65- to 70-foot hurricane-resistant poles from East Hampton to Amagansett to bolster the power grid on Long Island.

03/03/2014

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East Hampton Police: 2 Cops Caught Having Tryst While Trespassing

One East Hampton Village cop is out of a job and another has been suspended after police say they were caught in a “compromising position” while trespassing in a vacation home.

01/20/2014

Jason Lee (credit: Handout)

Goldman Sachs Exec Pleads Not Guilty To Raping Woman In Hamptons Bathroom

Jason Lee, a managing director at Goldman Sachs, was initially arrested a month ago after the woman accused him of attacking her in a bathroom at a home he had rented in East Hampton with his wife.

09/20/2013

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly, 1010 WINS' Juliet Papa, Mike Lupica at the 65th Annual Artists Vs. Writers Game, August 17, 2013.

65th Annual Artists Vs. Writers Game Raises $150,000 For L.I. Charities

NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly served as an umpire in the game; former President Bill Clinton was in the stands.

08/18/2013

Ninive Petrocelli (credit: Image via CBS 2)

Police: L.I. Boater’s Death Appears To Be An Accident

Ninive Petrocelli was a talented and intelligent artist and businesswoman, but officials said she was not wearing a life jacket on her boat this past weekend when she went overboard and lost her life.

08/12/2013

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Woman’s Body Pulled From Water Off L.I. After She Vanished From Boat

A woman reported missing early Sunday was found dead in the waters off Long Island several hours later, and police were investigating the circumstances of her death.

08/11/2013

Blue-Green Algae could pose a serious health risk to humans and animals. (Credit CBS 2)

Bacteria Blamed For Dog’s Death Could Pose Health Hazard To Humans As Well

A test showed that he was filled with cyanobacteria. The contaminated water tested positive for Blue-Green Algae, the same type of algae has made a new home for itself in parts of Southampton.

07/25/2013

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