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East Hampton Town Police Sgt. Dan Roman with one of two state-of-the-art patrol bicycles, now part of the department’s fleet T.E. McMorrow

Joanne Jiminez of Hamptons Pony Parties and Jiminez Jumpers brought Annie the pony
Joanne Jiminez of Hamptons Pony Parties and Jiminez Jumpers brought Annie the pony to meet first graders at the John M. Marshall Elementary School during a lunchtime Brown Bag enrichment event on Friday. Durell Godfrey

An oyster-garden program started two years ago in Three Mile Harbor will expand this year, allowing 40 "gardeners" to harvest half of the 1,000 oysters they tend from seed to maturity. Carissa Katz



East Hampton Town police, New York State Parks police, and Montauk E.M.T.s responded after the body of a fisherman was found floating in the water north of Montauk Point. Dalton Portella


Marketa Grant from East Hampton High School joined the Sag Harbor March for Our Lives on Saturday. Lisa Tamburini
The Sag Harbor rally was several hundred strong.Lisa Tamburini
In Sag Harbor, the Rev. Karen Ann Campbell of Christ Episcopal Church stood in the midst of 17 cardboard coffins bearing the names of the students and teachers killed last month in the Parkland, Fla., school shooting. The coffins were later moved to the church lawn.Durell Godfrey
Among the East Hampton students who traveled to the March for Our Lives in Washington were several who will be old enough to vote in the next election.Sutton Lynch
The shooting in Florida moved many young people to action and activism.Durell Godfrey Photos
Parents marched with young children and babies.Durell Godfrey
Sinead Murray, a student, helped organize the Sag Harbor march and also spoke to the crowd.Lisa Tamburini
Marchers in Sag HarborChristopher Walsh
Christopher Walsh

The Eastern Long Island Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation is taking a float made almost entirely of garbage collected on beaches to the Montauk St. Patrick's Day parade. Mara Dias

Several renderings of a reconfigured and paved “Dirt Lot” at Ditch Plain Beach in Montauk were displayed at East Hampton Town Hall on Tuesday.