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E.M.T.s having breakfast were already on the scene when an elderly man drove into the side of the East Hampton bagel shop. Paul Wayne
A tow truck driver worked on removing the S.U.V. that smashed into the Goldberg's building in East Hampton on Thursday. Morgan McGivern

Overcrowded Springs has no place for piano
Alec Baldwin, seen here in 2014 at the opening of the new children's wing at the East Hampton Library where he helped hand out awards to school children, has given a baby grand piano to the Springs School District, but the school doesn't seem to have room for it. Morgan McGivern

Owners, opponents agree bluffs have eroded, disagree over cause and best fix
At Louse Point in Springs four neighbors want to build a rock revetment that will connect to the two already in front of properties to the north, creating more than 900 continuous feet of armored shoreline. Morgan McGivern

Public to use Fort Pond House and Boys Harbor
The mess hall building at the former Boys Harbor camp in East Hampton, now owned by the town, could become an open-air pavilion for a while, until it can be rebuilt. Morgan McGivern

A National Grid-owned site on Fort Pond in Montauk may have contaminated soil, the East Hampton Town Zoning Board of Appeals has been told. T.E. McMorrow

The new laws would ban helicopter flights from noon on Thursday to noon on Monday from May 1 to Sept. 30.

Some of the SCOPE Education Services honorees, including Dorothy White, in the second row from the bottom and second from the right
Lillian Tyree-Johnson, in the first row to the far right, the Bridgehampton school board vice president, received an award for her contributions as a board member.

Rebecca Morgan Taylor, far right, has been named the new executive director at Project Most. She is seen here in February with, from left, Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr., Peter Van Scoyoc and Sylvia Overby, East Hampton Town Board members, and Amos Goodman, who is running for county legislator on the Republican ticket. Morgan McGivern