After years of hope, punishing shift work replaced with healthier set hours
East Hampton Town Police Officer Anthony Bosco helped negotiate a major change in the force’s scheduling and deployment practices, which took effect the morning of New Year’s Day. T.E. McMorrow

In wide-ranging address, supervisor hails progress on energy, preservation, too

About 150 firefighters from 16 departments across the East End fought the fire on Main Street in Sag Harbor on Dec. 16. Michael Heller photos
Sag Harbor firemen pour water on the buildings involved in the pre-Christmas blaze.
East Hampton Fire Department's Gerard Turza, left, and Jamalia Hayes, right, who serve as the first and second assistant chiefs respectively, were among the firefighters who responded to Sag Harbor's fire.

New Year’s Eve was the day of the Orient bird count
Cedar Point lighthouse is also known as the Cedar Island Lighthouse. Arthur Goldberg

The road from therapist to entrepreneur is not as unlikely as it might at first seem
Bryan, left, measured ingredients. Robert portioned gingersnaps. Shirley Ruch Photos
Collier, left, and Leftheri enjoyed hands-on work in the bakery’s kitchen. Shirley Ruch Photos

Joseph G. Worysz, left, and Maximillian H. Bonilla, right, were arrested Monday. Riverhead Town police

Job Potter was sworn in as the new chairman of the East Hampton Town Planning Board on Tuesday. Carissa Katz

Smoke was billowing out the front of the Sag Harbor Cinema on the morning of Dec. 16 in what would be the worst fire on the South Fork in 22 years. Michael Heller
Chris Martin and Coldplay's performance at the Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett in August was one of the highlights of the summer of 2016.Kevin Mazur
The driver of this older-model Mercedes that crashed onto the Maidstone Club's golf course over the July Fourth weekend survived the wreck, though he was charged with drunken driving. Hampton Pix