Brooks Koepka, the fourth-ranked P.G.A. pro in the world, who looks more like a linebacker than a golfer, won the U.S. Open at the Shinnecock Hills Golf Club in Southampton Sunday afternoon, becoming only the seventh in history to win back-to-back Opens, the last being Curtis Strange, who walked the course with Koepka, in 1988 and ’89.
As the South Fork enters the peak period for tick activity, a corresponding peak in the incidence of Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses is likely. To help combat the scourge, which has spiked in recent years, according to a May 1 report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one South Fork resident is spearheading a fund-raiser.
This week has been a homecoming for Duane Bock, a Bonacker born and bred, who since graduating from East Hampton High in 1985 has made his way in the world of professional golf, first as a high-level player and then, for the past 13 years, as a caddie on the P.G.A. tour.
Sheets to the Wind
Last night I dreamt I went to Tick Hall again. It seemed to me I stood under a bright sky in the Montauk Playhouse parking lot waiting for shuttle van service, for parking at the house was barred to me, I’d been told in an email.
Sheets to the Wind
Sunday found me lying on my parents' couch UpIsland, watching reruns of "Diff'rent Strokes," while noting Mr. Drummond's glaring eligibility — a fact lost on me when the later episodes originally aired in 1984. I was 6 — and how I'm now old enough to marry Mr. Drummond and become stepmother to Arnold, Willis, and Kimberly.
Perry Gershon, a candidate for the Democratic nomination to challenge First District Representative Lee Zeldin in the midterm election, spoke to supporters on Saturday morning.
The identity of the body most recently found is being withheld until the Suffolk County medical examiner's office makes a positive identification, Police Chief Michael Sarlo said.
Good Samaritans rescued three people from a burning boat in Gardiner's Bay on Friday afternoon around 2:20, the Coast Guard said.


Christopher Walsh
In “The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller,” Sam Green narrates Fuller’s quest with still images, video, and an original score performed by the indie rock ’n’ roll band Yo La Tengo.