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Southampton Town Board approves purchase of two blighted properties in Flanders

The Southampton Town Board has authorized the purchase of the historic Griffing House property and the former 7Zs site.

Update: Pedestrian struck in Flanders Sunday night died at the scene

A pedestrian in the intersection of Route 105 and Flanders Road was struck by two vehicles just before 7:30 p.m. yesterday, Southampton Town Police reported in a press release last night.

Family of Flanders man who drowned in Delaware River warns of danger from strong underwater currents in popular vacation spot

A local family has issued a grim warning over the dangers of water currents and undertow in seemingly calm rivers after the death of a 47-year-old man from Flanders who drowned in the Delaware River over Labor Day weekend.

Southampton looks to buy waterfront acreage in Flanders, including blighted former Seven Zs

Southampton Town is eyeing two seven-figure acquisitions of waterfront property in Flanders, including the long-vacant, blighted former Seven Zs scuba school on Flanders Road.

Cops: Thief identified through surveillance video arrested in thefts from vehicles in Flanders area

Southampton Police said they used surveillance camera vides to identify an 18-year-old man they arrested in connection with numerous thefts from vehicles in the Flanders area.

Police: Flanders man threatened another with knife

A Flanders man is facing a felony weapon possession charge following an incident at a Flanders Road residence last night, Southampton Town Police reported this morning.

Police: Riverhead man stabbed in Flanders early Sunday morning

Southampton Town Police are investigating a stabbing in Flanders early this morning. They ask anyone with information to call detectives at 631-702-2230.

A sorrowful homecoming in Flanders

Dozens of motorcyclists, ambulances and fire trucks accompanied the Worthington procession from the Orient Point ferry to the Flanders Northampton Volunteer Ambulance headquarters on Flanders Road.

Tragedy leaves close-knit Flanders community reeling from grief

The close-knit community is grieving the deaths of 30-year Flanders-Northampton Ambulance member and ex-chief George Worthington Jr. and his wife Mary in a motorcycle accident last weekend, and the death of the victim's broken-hearted father George Worthington Sr. the following night.
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Virtual public forum on housing in Flanders, Riverside & Northampton slated for Thursday evening

A virtual public forum on housing in the Flanders, Riverside and Northampton community will take place tomorrow night at 7 p.m.