News

Michael Semkus, an athlete seen here running in a Katy's Courage race in 2011 and who helped coach the Pierson boys soccer team, died on Monday. Durell Godfrey

Easter Sunday service in 2015 brought out a crowd. Doug Kuntz


Tragedy narrowly averted as stand had just emptied out
Susan L. Colbath crashed her car into a reviewing stand soon after Sunday's Montauk Friends of Erin St. Patrick's Day parade ended. T.E. McMorrow

A map of National Wildlife Refuge along the Atlantic Ocean in Amagansett


Cuddling was one way to stay warm along the parade route for the Montauk Friends of Erin St. Patrick's Day Parade on a chilly Sunday. Morgan McGivern
Gordon Ryan's float was all about Donald Trump.Doug Kuntz
The back of the Trump float Carissa Katz
Kerrie Federici wore a green hat accented with pink to the parade, while Jillian Rennar's pink hair complemented her green necklace and Neil Powell's green tie. Janis Hewitt
The Montauk firefighters were all smiles. Doug Kuntz
At left, Charlie Cavanan played Donald Trump on Gordon Ryan's float, and, at right, Capt. Paul Forsberg of the Viking Fleet was the parade's grand marshal.Janis Hewitt/Doug Kuntz
Three festive parade-goers. From left, Amanda Guzzello, Nancy Bugeia and Nancy Stephenson.Janis Hewitt
The crowd was cold as it awaited the start of the parade.Morgan McGivern
The Camp SoulGrow crowd was pumped up despite the cold. Carissa Katz
Citizens for Access Rights made a point about private beaches with its float.Doug Kuntz

Three mariners were rescued off a life boat when their boat caught fire off of Fisher's Island on Sunday morning. Coast Guard

Photographs shared by the family of Lilia Esperanza Aucapina as they searched for her following her disappearance on Oct. 10. T.E. McMorrow

Some festive egg hunters at the Ladies Village Improvement Society's hunt last year. Durell Godfrey