East Hampton Pine Beetle Infestation Triggers State Of Emergency In East Hampton By Nicola Shannon • Nov 30, 2017 Frank Eltman / AP Listen Listening... / 1:02 A growing infestation of pine beetles in East Hampton has forced the town to declare a state of emergency that could last until the end of the year. Interview: Author Tom Clavin Brings The Wild West To East Hampton By Bill Buchner • Aug 11, 2017 Courtesy of Tom Clavin This Saturday evening the East Hampton Library on Long Island will hold its annual fundraising event. It’s called Authors Night and it’s organized by Alec Baldwin. East Hampton Will Not Turn Immigrants Over To Feds By Demi Guo • Feb 20, 2017 Charles Reed / AP Listen Listening... / 1:40 East Hampton, the small resort town on eastern Long Island, has taken a stance on immigration. Town Supervisor Larry Cantwell said on Thursday that the town will not cooperate with U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement, also known as ICE.