A disbarred West Hempstead attorney who admitted to stealing more than $5.7 million from escrow accounts belonging to clients was sentenced Monday to 3 to 9 years in prison and ordered to pay restitution, prosecutors said.
A Nissequogue Village woman who owns two homes on eroding bluffs above Long Island Sound will ask trustees to overrule a local board that prevented her from building rock walls to slow the loss of her land.
This five-bedroom, 4Â½-bath Amagansett smart home -- the first of three East End residences being designed by Manhattan-based Studio Zung architects -- abuts the 160-acre Napeague State Park. It is listed for $3.995 million.
East Hampton Town officials and anti-noise advocates said they are heartened by a recent U.S. Supreme Court order in their airport curfew case, yet worried about the first summer in three years with no flight restrictions in place.
It has been 10 years since construction worker Michael Gilbert shot his wife Melanie to death and then killed himself, but Wendy Recchia said the pain of losing her best friend and neighbor remains as sharp as ever.