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Firefighters and emergency medical workers set up at a house fire. Morgan McGivern
Accabonac Road in the area of the house fire was shut down to traffic. Morgan McGivern


Mario Mayorga, center, was struck and killed by a truck on a Greensboro, N.C., highway on April 24. A sophomore at High Point University, he was a 2013 graduate of East Hampton High School. Jacqueline Bates

New York State Department of Transportation structural and construction engineers finalized arrangements for the Halsey Manor Road bridge repair, which will cause closures in both directions of the Long Island Expressway from May 1 to 4. N.Y.S.D.O.T.

Lauded for quick thinking and effective responses
Three of the four East Hampton Town police officers who have been credited with saving lives this past week. From left, Officers Joseph Izzo, Frank Sokolowski, and Katie Izzo. Taylor K. Vecsey photos
East Hampton Town Police Officer Lisa Weitz answered a 911 hang up call and found a man clinging to life after he tried to commit suicide by carbon monoxide poisoning in Springs, town police said. Taylor K. Vecsey

J. Crew, Rowdy Hall closed as damage assessed
Firefighters worked to control a blaze at the rear of the J. Crew store on Main Street in East Hampton Village on Friday that apparently began when a refrigeration unit at Rowdy Hall restaurant next door malfunctioned. Mike Heller/East Hampton Fire Department
Mike Heller/East Hampton Fire Department
Mike Heller/East Hampton Fire Department

Mario Fernando Mayorga in his 2013 East Hampton High School yearbook photo

Springs, Wainscott, Bridgehampton, and Sagaponack are uncontested
Carmine Marino Jr. and Diane Hausman Christine Sampson/File Photo

Duryea’s Dock in Montauk Durell Godfrey

Jason Lee left court in Riverside yesterday afernoon after being found not guilty of rape. He had been accused of sexually assaulting a woman in East Hampton in 2013. Doug Kuntz
Jason Lee, with his wife, Alicia, outside the Riverside court building where his trail on rape charges unfolded over the past two weeks. The couple left separately following the not-guilty verdict.Doug Kuntz