‘We don’t have the luxury of waiting,’ supe says
Many of downtown Montauk's commercial properties have septic systems that are defined as nonfunctioning, yet they do not have space to install newer state-of-the-art systems of their own. Christine Sampson

In East Hampton, from left to right, Christina DeSanti, Sarah Minardi, Jeffrey Erickson.
In Amagansett, at left, Dawn Rana-Brophy is running for re-election, contested by Mary A. Eames, at right.
In Sagaponack, at left, Lauren Thayer and Diana Payne, at right.

Police responding to 911 call find a chaotic scene

By the weekend the Napeague shads and Long Beach beach plums should be blooming snowy white
All of a sudden, trees have burst into bloom! Carissa Katz

Shinnecock Hills is playing host to its fifth U.S. Open
Some of the accouterments of a U.S. Open volunteer are displayed above. Jon M. Diat

Hearing is next on wind farm's tortuous path
A Deepwater Wind official confirmed that the company will seek to land the South Fork Wind Farm's transmission cable at a site in Hither Hills and withdraw the offer of a community benefits package if the town and trustees do not grant easements to land the cable at the ocean beach in Wainscott. David E. Rattray

Lynn Blue performed with 96-year-old Pat DeRosa on saxaphone, and her band members Dave Portocarrero and bassist Alex Sarkis at the Chamber of Commerce’s Concert for the Concerts at the Montauket on Sunday afternoon. Jane Bimson

Twelve buildings with one-bedroom, two-bedroom, and three-bedroom apartments, and one four-bedroom unit are to be built on a 4.6-acre site between the Amagansett I.G.A. and V and V Auto. David E. Rattray

As he stepped down as East Hampton Village police chief, Jerry Larsen was praised at a village board meeting in January 2017 by both Richard Lawler, center, and Mayor Paul F. Rickenbach Jr., right. In August, he sued both of them, and the village. Chris Walsh

The Madoo Conservancy in Sagaponack Carissa Katz
Bridge Gardens in BridgehamptonDurell Godfrey
The LongHouse Reserve in East HamptonDurell Godfrey