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Unable to make bail, Carlos Julian Ramirez of East Hampton was still in jail as of yesterday, charged with felony drunken driving after rear-ending a BMW on Montauk Highway Saturday night. T.E. McMorrow

When the Sag Harbor Fire Department arrived at 7 Peconic Avenue in Noyac last Thursday, the house was already destroyed by fire, Chief Thomas Gardella said. Michael Heller photos
After the bulk of the fire was out, firefighters got a much needed water break. From left, Will McMahon, Kevin O'Brien Jr., Kevin O'Brien Sr., and Ed Deyermond.

Vicki Littman, right, and her daughter, Maria, with the apples that represent donations earmarked for the East Hampton Food Pantry.


At the Henrys' house on Saturday evening, Jeb Bush chatted with East Hampton Village Mayor Paul F. Rickenbach Jr. Richard Lewin
Mr. Bush with Woody Johnson. The owner of the New York Jets, Mr. Johnson is Mr. Bush's national finance chairman.Richard Lewin
The hosts' son and daughter, Emil W. Henry III, left, and Parker Henry, were among the younger generation of Bush supporters in attendance. Richard Lewin
Also talking with Mr. Bush on Saturday evening was Campbell Brown, a former CNN and NBC news anchor, who has become an education reform advocate. Her husband, Dan Senor, was an adviser to the administration of George W. Bush.Richard Lewin
Jeb Bush with Melissa Bausano, an attorney, and Barry Bausano, president of Deutsche Bank Securities, on Saturday.Richard Lewin

AT&T presented a $10,000 grant to the Bridgehampton Child Care and Recreational Center on Friday. Pictured with several children from the center's summer camp program are Marissa Shorenstein, president of AT&T's New York State division; Brandon Ray, head of AT&T's Long Island operation; Bonnie Michelle Canon, executive director of the B.C.C.R.C., Anna Throne-Holst, supervisor of Southampton Town and a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives; Gloria Harris, treasurer of the board of directors of the B.C.C.R.C.; and Jay Schneiderman, Suffolk County legislator. Christine Sampson

From a bucket on a ladder truck, firefighters doused the flames shooting from a house on Wyandanch Lane in Southampton. Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
The scene of a massive fire on Wyandanch Lane in Southampton Village on Saturday.Durell Godfrey

A tagged bald eaglet was spotted at the Montauk County Park on the Fourth of July. Charles Schell
Charles Schell

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