Government

Concern about upkeep of low-nitrogen systems
The Sagaponack Village Board will be keeping track of how upgraded septic systems function in East Hampton and Southampton and whether such systems can help protect water quality at places like Sagg Pond. David E. Rattray


While new East Hampton Town Trustees, including, at right, John Aldred and Susan Vorpahl, sat down for their first meeting, the board’s attorney, Richard Whalen, in the background, announced he would step down. Durell Godfrey




Fred Overton, who held elected town posts for 30 years, retired at the close of 2017 but has no plans to leave the community and the people he holds dear. Durell Godfrey


Carissa Katz