Southampton

A car damaged by superstorm Sandy (credit: Jackson Yordon via Facebook)

Southampton Goes To Court Over Sandy-Damaged Cars

Environmentalists say they threaten the water supply and residents are deeply concerned, as the cars could catch fire or leak chemicals.

12/07/2012

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

Allison Cowles and Arthur Sulzberger Sr. (Photo by Bowers/Getty Images)

Former New York Times Publisher Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Dead At 86

The newspaper reported that his family said Sulzberger died Saturday at his home in Southampton, N.Y., after battling a long illness. He had retired in 1992 after three decades at the paper’s helm, and was succeeded by his son, Arthur Jr.

09/29/2012

Robert Liguori (credit: New York State Sex Offender Registry)

L.I. Sex Offender Accused Of Placing Hidden Camera In Dressing Room At Fashion Show

The 51-year-old placed a hidden video camera inside the dressing room and recorded four women disrobing, police said.

09/21/2012

Keeling Pilaro (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Boy Begins Season On All-Girls Field Hockey Team

Earlier this year, Keeling Pilaro had been denied permission to compete on an all-girls varsity team on the basis that he was too skilled to play against girls.

09/18/2012

Sir Mark Lyall Grant, British Ambassador to the United Nations, with the Secretariat in the background at One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza on the East Side - Sep 12, 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

On Foreign Soil: British U.N. Ambassador Talks NYC’s ‘Vibrancy’ And More

He’s been posted to Pretoria, Islamabad, and Paris. But now, Sir Mark Lyall Grant is an Englishman in New York.

09/14/2012

Jason Kidd outside the courthouse in Southampton - Sep 12, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Jason Kidd Appears In Long Island Courtroom On DWI Charge

A former star on one area NBA team, now a new player on the other, was in a Long Island courtroom Wednesday morning.

09/12/2012

Ollie James Booker (credit: Southampton Police Dept.)

Southampton Police: Man Arrested After Trying To Steal Chips And Beer

If you want chips and beer, you’re going to have to pay for them. Otherwise, prepare to be arrested.

09/07/2012

(file / credit: clipart.com)

BBQers Rescued By Coast Guard After Getting Stuck On L.I. Sandbar

Having a barbecue on a sandbar off Shinnecock Inlet on Long Island didn’t appear to be dangerous, that is until the tide came in.

08/27/2012

FILE -- A jet skier (credit: ClipArt)

Search To Resume For Missing Jet Skier On L.I.

Southampton police said the 29-year-old man and a woman he was with fell into Mecox Bay when their jet ski overturned around 7 p.m. Sunday.

08/06/2012

Jason Kidd (credit: Southampton Town Police Department)

Lawyer: Knicks’ Jason Kidd Pleads Not Guilty To DWI In Hamptons

Jason Kidd mentoring Jeremy Lin was a nice story last week. Then Kidd was arrested on a drunken-driving charge, and Lin’s departure from New York for a “ridiculous contract” in Houston became more realistic.

07/16/2012

Jason Kidd (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jason Kidd Arrested For DWI In Southampton

Jason Kidd was arrested in Southampton for DWI. The police report says Kidd struck a telephone pole and then drove into the woods around 2 a.m.

07/15/2012

Hamptons mansions

Animal House: Man Accused Of Organizing Raucous After-Prom Parties In Rented Hamptons Mansions

Owners thought they were renting to a family for a sedate reunion, but Lucy Sachs recently found out just the opposite. At her 17-bedroom mansion, 100 teenagers were bused in for a wild two-day after-prom party.

07/13/2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at a news conference on Sunday, April 8, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Mayor Bloomberg Adds $4.5 Million Estate To Extensive Real Estate Portfolio

According to reports, tax returns show that the mayor purchased a 33-acre estate in Westchester County last year. The new property in North Salem, N.Y., is adjacent to a 20-acre residence that Bloomberg purchased in 2001 for his daughter, Georgina.

05/26/2012

Authorities announce a crackdown on drunk driving - Riverhead, NY - May 23, 2012 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Drunk Driving Task Force Hits Long Island For Memorial Day Weekend

More than a dozen different law enforcement agencies on Long Island have formed a task force focused on nabbing drunk drivers.

05/23/2012

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