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Aviation money dominates 2015 fund-raising
A campaign mailer paid for by the East Hampton Leadership Council praises the Republican candidates on one side and criticizes the Democratic incumbents on the other. As of Thursday, the political action committee had reported spending more than $155,000 on behalf of local Republican candidates.

Top row, from left: Tyler Armstrong, Joe Bloecker, Francis Bock, Zachary Cohen, Joshua Davidson. Bottom row: Rick Drew, Jim Grimes, Steven Lynch Jr., Rona Klopman, Pat Mansir Star Staff

Southampton Town has temporarily closed the Poxabogue Golf Center in Sagaponack following the arrest of the manager. The restaurant, which is under a different contract, remains open. Christine Sampson

After a week interviewing detainees, Daniel Hartnett’s return blocked by ICE
Isabel Saavedra, left, an attorney working for the CARA Family Detention Pro Bono Project, with Daniel Hartnett, a certified social worker from Springs who volunteered with the project last month.
Outside the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Tex.

Jane Bimson

Famed Loaves and Fishes owner, cookbook author

Members of the East Hampton Town Police Department stood at attention as Lt. Thomas Grenci walked out of police headquarters for the last time as an active member of the force. Morgan McGivern
“I had the motor pool put in lollypops,” Lieutenant Grenci said of the older-style blinking lights behind the front grill of the car he drove.T.E. McMorrow
Roland Walker, center, who retired from the New York State Park police in March, posed for a photo with Lieutenant Grenci on Thursday.T.E. McMorrow
Lieutenant Grenci with his wife, Lisa, son, Thomas Anthony Grenci, and daughter Eva.T.E. McMorrow
Then -- his ID when he first joined the force in 1988 -- and nowT.E. McMorrow

One elderly victim said to be taken for $250K
The F.B.I., with help from East Hampton Town police, arrested a Springs woman at a Sycamore Drive house early Tuesday, accusing her of taking part in a bogus sweepstakes scheme that defrauded elderly people of nearly $700,000. T.E. McMorrow

“April and the Extraordinary World”

Trans-Atlantic attempt began in Springs
The Free Life balloon took off from a Springs field along Accabonac Harbor 45 years ago with three passengers aboard in an attempt to make a trans-Atlantic crossing. The three died when the craft went down in a storm. Jack Graves