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Christine Sampson

A voter signed in to cast his ballot in the Amagansett School District's annual budget vote and school board election. Morgan McGivern

Christine Sampson

Cyril's Fish House, named for Cyril Fitzsimmons, has served its last B.B.C. Doug Kuntz

Paige Daniels, right, and Hailey Rigby, left, second-graders at Springs School, tried their hands at solar prints, using sun-reactive paper. Christine Sampson
John Conner, left, offered a few thoughts in remembrance of his friend Ralph Carpentier, a well-known artist from Springs who died in February, after a cherry tree was planted in Mr. Carpentier's memory. Mr. Conner is pictured with his wife, Henrika.
A young cherry tree was planted in honor of Ralph Carpentier, a well known artist from Springs who died in February.
Nicole Castro, 8, left, and her sister Andrea Castro, 4, reached for art supplies — beads, pipe cleaners pom-poms and such — as they took part in a mixed-media workshop led by Trish Franey.
Wolfman, a professional drummer, led a workshop on traditional African drumming. The Springs School was able to purchase the drums through a grant from the Greater East Hampton Education Foundation.
Linda Capello, right, instructed two East Hampton High School freshmen, Jennifer Villacis, center, and Emily Lupercio, left, in the basics of charcoal drawing.
Sam Piver, left, and Cody Debackere, center, third-graders at Springs School, made their own stamps in a printmaking workshop led by Kym Fulmer.
Irena Grant, a visiting artist, helped Maria Goncalves's kindergarten students learn about puppetry and storytelling by making their own puppets.
Maria Goncalves's kindergarten class made these reproductions of the famous work "Starry Night" by Vincent Van Gogh.
Gavin Long, 7, center, created his own original button as his sister Caitlin, 4, and the instructor Andy Piver, right, looked on.

Firefighters doused flames, quickly putting a stop to a fire that spread from a Dumpster to the house. Hampton Pix
Hampton Pix
Fire officials survey the damage to the house on Marine Boulevard Sunday evening. Amagansett Fire Department



In an effort to reduce the numbers of mosquitoes and to prevent the spread of the Zika virus, Suffolk County is holding a "Zika Action Day." Suffolk County Department of Health

C.D.C.H. takeover fails, 85 kids to go elsewhere
The Child Development Center of the Hamptons will close at the end of the 2016-17 school year; it is unclear what will become of the school building. Morgan McGivern