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Town slapped PSEG Long Island with stop-work order at its Amagansett substation on Friday
Morgan McGivern
Durell Godfrey

Peter Matthiessen, photographed in 1984 Rameshwar Das
Peter Matthiessen at a fund-raiser he gave with his wife, Maria, in 1990 to fund a documentary about Leonard Peltier, one of the subjects of his book "In the Spirit of Crazy Horse." George Plimpton, a friend with whom he launched The Paris Review, can be seen at far right.Doug Kuntz
Finest kind. Peter Matthiessen took a break during an Amagansett book party in 1986 to celebrate "Men's Lives" for a clam shucked by Stuart Vorpahl.Russell Drumm

Howard D. Schultz's caretaker apartment too grande
Hampton Pix

Lake Montauk and Lazy Point, Amagansett, house lots are on wish list
Flood-prone properties on Lazy Point, like these along the bay at the ends of Mulford Lane and Bayview Avenue, could be eligible for buyouts under a federal grant. David E. Rattray

30 miles off Montauk, it could power 120,000 homes

State budgets $150,000 for South Fork students

Where luxury, over-55 houses were planned, a hope for open space
Soldier Ride, a charity that raises money for wounded military veterans, has for several years hosted the Rock the Farm benefit on the former farmland along Montauk Highway in Amagansett. Carrie Ann Salvi
East Hampton Town is expected to seek public comment on April 17 on a plan to buy two parcels, denoted in green above, for $10 million.The East Hampton Star

An East Hampton woman is trying to save a pit bull mix in the Bronx

Former South Carolina treasurer, now reality TV star, admits to D.W.I. in East Hampton
Thomas Ravenel at East Hampton Town Justice Court in October T.E. McMorrow

Lane shifts will begin Monday between Southampton and East Hampton
A sign on Montauk Highway near Green Hollow Road in East Hampton has been updated to indicate the new start date of roadwork on the route from Stephen Hand's Path to County Road 39. Jennifer Landes