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East Hampton Town police found spent shotgun shells in the street in front of this house on Oakview Highway. T.E. McMorrow

Native American life at Eastville house
A painting by David Bunn Martine, left, a Shinnecock artist, served as a colorful backdrop for a photo with Georgette Grier-Key, director of the Eastville Community Historical Society, at the opening of the society’s new exhibit, “Native American Life on the East End.” Durell Godfrey Photos
The exhibit includes artifacts, tintypes, cabinet cards, and vintage and contemporary photographs.

There is “one property unique to [oak wilt] disease, the tendency to drop leaves in the middle of the summer,” Margery Daughtrey, a plant pathologist at Cornell University’s research and extension service in Riverhead, said this week. Durell Godfrey

The 11-12 Maroon team coached by Chris Anderson finished pool play at 4-1 at the Pantigo fields Saturday by trouncing Southampton 10-0
Aryan Chugh was tagged out at the plate in the first inning, but that was to be the sole disappointment for the young Bonackers Saturday. Jack Graves
Katie Kuneth was the starter and closer in Saturday’s 9-10 Little League softball playoff game here with North Shore, which the locals wound up losing 9-8. “It was definitely a win for us,” said one of the team’s coaches, Matt Brennan. “That team we played today is third in the state.” Craig Macnaughton and Jack Graves Photos

Troubles at home, at scbool, and with language, but now their futures await
Despite winning roughly $30,000 in local scholarships, Francesca Denaro still needs to work all summer before she heads to Marist College, where she will study finance. Judy D’Mello
Cristina Paucar, a Bridgehampton graduate, will attend the Fashion Institute of Technology this fall. Judy D’Mello

The Viking Fleet will offer four cruises for all ages every day
“We wanted to try something altogether different,” Capt. Paul Forsberg, the owner of the Viking Fleet, said of the decision offer short cruises aboard the reborn Viking Classic. Jackie Pape

The graduating students were all smiles at the commencement ceremony on Friday evening. Durell Godfrey photos
John Ryan Sr., a longtime member of the school board, hugged his granddaughter Marikate Ryan after presenting her with her diploma.
Members of the graduating class anxiously awaited their diplomas.
Diego Avila and his family mark the moment with a photo.
Cameron Kavanaugh with his father, John Kavanaugh
The class valedictorian, Philipe Zablotsky

District’s deal with town for Springs-Fireplace land buy is now in doubt
The East Hampton School District’s five-year lease on the bus depot property on Route 114, above, is considered a “stopgap measure” while the district plans for a long-term solution. David E. Rattray

H. Aidan Corish was elected to the Sag Harbor Village Board with five votes more than Thomas Gardella, a former Sag Harbor fire chief. Taylor K. Vecsey

An East Hampton Village Police Officer led Valon Shoshi out of East Hampton Town Justice Court on Thursday after he was arraigned on two felony charges. T.E. McMorrow