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Cohen wants Dem line; Larsen eyes Indy ticket

Montauk Observatory brings heavens within reach
The Montauk Observatory building nearing completion on the Ross School campus will offer people a chance to book a slot online and remotely command the observatory roof to slide open, allowing a professional-grade telescope to home in and transmit a view of the night sky to a user’s computer screen. Judy D’Mello

Rudy the rooster and Trouble the goat keep order at Rita’s Stables. Durell Godfrey

Among those who joined an East Hampton High School junior class trip to the National September 11 Memorial last week were, in front from left, Hunter Medler, Eros Elizondo, Hannah Mirando, and Jen Wilson, and in back, Laura Molinari, East Hampton Town Police Chief Michael Sarlo, and Bill Barbour. Judy D’Mello

Actress and philanthropist, 93, returned to place she was said to love most
Dina Merrill, left, with Roy and Frieda Furman at a 1992 benefit for the New York chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.


Smoke was pouring from the eaves of the Satellite AutoGlass building.

Dell Cullum, seen in December while cleaning trash from an osprey nest at the entrance to Three Mile Harbor. Durell Godfrey

With summer nigh, employers gather for advice on visas and seasonal workers
Nadine Trinh, an attorney with the firm Jackson Lewis, offered insights on current immigration regulations affecting employers during an East Hampton Business Alliance breakfast at Cittanuova last week. Carissa Katz

Members of the East Hampton Village Zoning Board of Appeals were pleased that Ellin Salzman seeks only minor additions and alterations to a house on Spaeth Lane that The New York Times called “a landmark of white modernism in East Hampton.” Durell Godfrey