Amagansett’s small classes imperiled by rental influx?
The East Hampton Housing Authority has purchased 4.7 acres east of the I.G.A. in Amagansett, at left in the photo above, for a 40-unit housing complex, sparking concern among residents about the effect on their taxes and their school. Doug Kuntz

Liz Joyce and a Couple of Puppets will present "The Doubtful Sprout" at Bay Street Theater on Saturday. Goat on a Boat Puppet Theatre

Michael Semkus, an athlete seen here running in a Katy's Courage race in 2011 and who helped coach the Pierson boys soccer team, died on Monday. Durell Godfrey

Tim Ferriss, who grew up in Springs, is funding school projects across Long Island as part of a philanthropic effort dubbed #BestSchoolDay. Courtesey Tim Ferriss

Claire Kunzeman is one of the youngest students to have enrolled in the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, a comedy school in New York City. Christine Sampson