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Bill and Hillary Clinton at East Hampton Airport on Saturday. They attended a funeral at St. Luke's Episcopal Church for Thomas A. Twomey, who died of a heart attack on Sunday. Doug Kuntz


A cold-stunned turtle, found in East Hampton on Wednesday, is showing signs of life after being rewarmed at the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation. Riverhead Foundation
The Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation is treating an injured seal found in Montauk on Tuesday.Riverhead Foundation's Facebook page
Riverhead Foundation

Jeffrey Grybowski, at right, pledged to create jobs on Long Island to support the construction of the Deepwater One offshore wind farm. With him were, from left, John Durso of the Long Island Federation of Labor, Dick O’Kane of the Nassau-Suffolk Construction and Building Trades Council, and Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone.

Aim to ban seaplanes, helicopters all summer

Urge ‘progressive ideas’ to meet demands

On long list of community, civic contributions, library is near the top
Tom Twomey worked tirelessly to raise money and win approval for a children’s wing addition to the East Hampton Library. In June, flanked by Dennis Fabiszak, the library’s director, left, and Alec Baldwin, a major contributor, he cut the ribbon on the completed wing. Morgan McGivern
Tom Twomey, who was also a pilot, stood on the wing of a Piper Cherokee he co-owned in 1982. Rameshwar Das

Jury selection in alleged rape to begin Jan. 27
Jason Lee appeared in Suffolk court on Monday. His trial on rape allegations from 2013 is expected to begin in late January. T.E. McMorrow

Despite some support, town board heeds widespread criticism of proposed law