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A selection of beautiful, hand-made surf boards are part of the exhibit “Surf Craft – Design and the Culture of Board Riding,” which local businesses and donors hope can soon be brought to LongHouse Reserve. Courtesy of Minghei International Museum in San Diego

Maidstone Club’s generosity ‘much appreciated’
The yoke three-person rescue was one of four demanding events in Sunday’s ocean lifeguard test at Indian Wells Beach in Amagansett. Craig Macnaughton
Marikate Ryan, an East Hampton High School sophomore, became on Sunday the latest in a long line of Ryans to pass the ocean lifeguard certification test. Craig Macnaughton

Acres of panels could power 480 households

Ana Nunez will be ‘a tough act to follow’
Ana Nunez has been the East Hampton School District’s liaison to Latino parents who primarily speak Spanish. Ms. Nunez, who has been with the district since 2012, is leaving her position this summer to go to law school. Christine Sampson

Dying deer fan flames of opposition; officials discount allegations
A tagged fawn with its mother, also tagged, in East Hampton this winter Dell Cullum


The driver of a Jeep that rolled over after crossing the Cranberry Hole Road bridge in Amagansett on Saturday afternoon was badly injured and later charged with unlicensed driving, driving while intoxicated, and drug possession. David E. Rattray


“Don’t worry, we’ve got you.”
Retiring after 21 years of service, Senior Chief Petty Officer Jason Walter, above, of the Montauk Coast Guard Station handed the helm to incoming Senior Chief Petty Officer Eric Best last week. Russell Drumm

Judge appears to side with property owners
Four-wheel-drive vehicles lined the beach in a 2011 photograph of a portion of the Napeague oceanfront that is the subject of a lawsuit by a group of property owners seeking to end vehicle access there.