2023 in Review: Top 10 East End News Stories of the Year 

The past year of top headlines reveal a mix of community resilience, sad losses, historic triumphs and the enduring spirit of the Hamptons and North Fork coming together, creating a tapestry of stories that defined the region’s shared experience in 2023.

Here is a look at the top 10 local news stories from the East End across the past 12 months.

Top East End News Stories of 2023

The Asian longhorned tick, identified in small numbers hereabouts, can multiply quickly and cause fatal illness.