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A Long Island family wants to tear down a house that may have once been owned by freed slave Pyrrhus Concer. (Credit CBS 2)

Demolition Plans Delayed For Supposedly Historic Hamptons Home

The home represents the legacy of one of the most prominent former slaves in the northeast, according to village historians.

09/30/2013

It's possible the notorious Neptune Beach Club in the Hamptons could be sold to the Town of Southampton. (Photo: CBS 2)

Popular Hamptons Party Spot Could Be Closed, Sold

Neptune was once a historic lifeguard station and is located on three acres of oceanfront property in East Quoge. The spot has been valued for its shimmering waters and tidal marshes.

09/12/2013

(Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Rash Of Luxury Car Thefts Plagues Hamptons

Police on Long Island issued a warning Wednesday about a rash of luxury car thefts in the Hamptons.

08/21/2013

Josh Charles at the 62nd Annual Artists & Writers Charity Softball Game (credit: ManhattanSociety.com 2010 by Christopher London)

Celebrity Softball Game Brings Tradition, Nostalgia To The Hamptons

It’s not often you find a turnip and a grapefruit playing integral roles in a competitive softball game, but it’s part of the fun and tradition in East Hampton where the Artists and Writers game is celebrating 65 years of play.

08/14/2013

Wayne Rennalls says he was injured in a fight with Justin Bieber and his bodyguards. (Credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

Justin Bieber Faces Lawsuit By Hamptons Clubgoer

A 22-year-old man plans to sue Justin Bieber after he says the pop star and his bodyguards roughed him up outside a Hamptons nightclub last weekend.

1010 WINS–08/09/2013

Portuguese Man O' War

Dangerous Portuguese Man O’ War Invade Long Island Beaches

Beachgoers have been advised to be on the lookout, as dozens of venomous Portuguese man o’ war have been washed ashore on beaches along the East End of Long Island.

07/03/2013

A helicopter in the sky (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Helicopters To Alter Routes To Reduce Noise On Long Island’s East End

The Hamptons is known for its beautiful beaches and wealth, and summertime helicopter noise. Some, however, hope a solution to the noise has been found.

06/13/2013

A trailer park in Montauk Shores has been overrun from people you wouldn't expect to be occupying a trailer park. (Photo: CBS 2)

Newest Trend: Well-To-Do Hamptons Residents Go ‘Glamping’ In A Trailer Park

As summer approaches, some families are trading their year-round homes in East Hampton, for “trailers.” And it’s all to make some serious cash.

05/30/2013

Long Island Rail Road Cannonball train at Penn Station (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Express LIRR ‘Cannonball’ Service To Hamptons Begins Today

Starting Friday afternoon, the Long Island Rail Road will be running its new express service to the east end of the island.

05/24/2013

The Cannonball will take travelers from Penn Station to the Hamptons on non-stop express service (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

LIRR Plans Non-Stop Express Service From Penn Station To The Hamptons

Trains will depart from Penn Station at 4:07 p.m. on Fridays and run nonstop to Westhampton. From there, the train will continue eastward, making stops at Southampton, Bridgehampton, East Hampton and Montauk.

04/18/2013

A summer sunset in Water Mill, N.Y. (file / credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images for EFG)

Beach Barriers In Hamptons Pit Summer People Against Regular Residents

Some of the summer people are building barriers to protect their homes from future storms, but they are forcing the water to eat away at public peaches.

04/18/2013

Pratt Institute senior Brittany Halpin (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Larry Gagosian Arranges Seagram Building Exhibition For Pratt Students After Fire

A special opportunity is ahead for students who lost work in the fire at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn.

04/11/2013

A summer sunset in Water Mill, N.Y. (file / credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images for EFG)

Hamptons Small Businesses Prepare For Summer, Hope For Good Weather

It’s a very busy time for business owners in the Hamptons, as they prepare for what is for many their only season – the summer season.

04/04/2013

Grace Jones and Tara Tyson Kulukundis (right) on March 1, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Fernando Leon/Getty Images for Paladin Films)

Hamptons Mansion Sold, But ‘Charlie’s Angels’ Actress Won’t Leave

The five-bedroom house belonged to the actress’ late husband, shipping magnate Manuel Michael Kulukundis, who died three years ago.

03/22/2013

Alligator found in Southampton (credit: Suffolk SPCA)

Report: Another Alligator Found On Long Island

Yet another alligator has been found on Long Island, this time in the window well of a home in the Hamptons.

11/11/2012

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