Mark Poitras received not one, but two awards from the Southampton Town EMS Advisory Committee’s dinner at the Coast Grill Friday night. He took home the Nancy Makson Award of Excellence and the Ralph Oswald Distinction for Inspirational Leadership. Pictured with him is Stacy McGowin, the Sag Harbor Volunteer Ambulance Corps Chief, and Violetta Zamorski, the head of the EMS Advisory Committee. Taylor K. Vecsey
Harry Halsey, the Bridgehampton Fire Department’s nominee for the Nancy Makson Award of Excellence for 2017, was presented with a jacket from the Bridgehampton Emergency Medical Services Company to thank him for his service. Taylor K. Vecsey

An image from "Black Leisure: Respite in Sag Harbor," which will be on view the Eastville Community Historical Society’s museum, opening Saturday.

Rona Klopman, a member of the East Hampton Democratic Committee, is seeking its leadership post. Durell Godfrey

The Montauk Yacht Club is the most recent addition to the growing Gurney's properties. Guests at the Montauk oceanfront resort will be able to take hourly shuttles between locations.

Bob Bubka, the internationally known pro golf radio broadcaster
Fortuitous events in the early 1960s set Bob Bubka on the path to a worldwide pro golf broadcasting career. World Golf Radio

Voters in East Hampton approved the budget and gave the district the go-ahead to purchase land for a new bus depot. Judy D'Mello

A fire broke out in a bedroom at 36 Cedar Ridge Drive in Springs Friday afternoon. Google Maps

Every district from Montauk to Bridgehampton stays the under tax cap
Voting is on May 15. Christine Sampson