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FAA Approves Extension of North Shore Helicopter Route

The Federal Aviation Administration’s North Shore helicopter route, once the proud product of the work of U.S. Senator Charles Schumer, has increasingly proven to be a bane to North Forkers, and word this weekend of its extension for four more years isn’t sitting well with many lawmakers.

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Southampton Launches Three-Pronged Energy Program

Southampton Town has just launched a new program designed to bring together three sustainable energy components to make it easier for residents to reduce their electricity use.

The new program, called Tri-Energy, merges two existing programs — Solarize Southampton and Long Island Green Homes energy audits — with a new program called “Peak Power Hour,” designed to provide a social reason to reduce energy consumption on hot days.

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East End

Real Estate

Another Mixed Bag for East End Real Estate

Real estate reports from several agencies in the past week all tell a similar story — of a South Fork market unsure of its footing, while activity and prices have crept upward on the North Fork.

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East Hampton


East Hampton Unveils Plan for CPF Water Quality Money

This November, the five East End towns are expected to have a proposition on the ballot extending the Community Preservation Fund two percent real estate transfer tax to 2050, with an amendment that would allow 20 percent of the money to be used by the towns for water quality projects.

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New Suffolk

Pokémon Go Report

How The Most Beautiful Place in the World Became a PokéStop

A couple of years back, and we don’t really remember the details of how it happened, my beau and I were tipped off by his son, the IT director at a fine local hospital, about this new game that all the brainiacs were playing, as often happens when games are being beta tested.

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Water Mill


Watermill Center Kicks Off Scaler Lecture Series

The Watermill Center is kicking off its Scaler Lecture Series this week, a series of six discussions with innovative voices in the arts, sciences, and humanities, many of whom will discuss the role of art in situations of social conflict.

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