REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Dering Harbor Village Hall.
About two dozen residents, architects, lawyers and members of two Village of Dering Harbor boards were in Village Hall on Saturday, November 21 for a trustees’ meeting followed by the Architectural Review Board.
First up was Mayor Tim Hogue who ran a brief meeting of the Board of Trustees. The main business was a resolution to apply for a New York State grant and bond issue to cover purchase of an new water tank and emergency generator — two items about which Suffolk County Health Services “has been on our case” for some time, the mayor said. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr.’s law requiring seat belts to be used by volunteer firefighters and EMS workers has been signed by Governor Andrew Cuomo.
Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed a bill introduced by Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. (I-Sag Harbor) to require the use of seat belts in emergency vehicles operated by volunteer fire companies or ambulance services. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO This classic boat built by members of the East End Classic Boat Society could be yours.
The East End Classic Boat Society is will be giving one lucky winner a chance to own a Pooduck skiff at its wine and cheese reception in Amagansett next week. (more…)
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If you know, let us know. Send your responses to [email protected] or phone 749-1000, extension 18. (more…)
HALSEY QUINN PHOTO | Solar panels on an Island residence, soaking up the sun’s energy and slashing electricity bills.
We’ve had solar power energizing our house in Noyac for six years now — and it’s a bonanza!
Once the photovoltaic panels are up on your roof, nothing more needs to be done. They harvest electricity from the sun even on cloudy days. Never in the half-dozen years have the 38 panels on our roof needed any care. (more…)