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Over Memorial Day weekend, the Montauk 7-Eleven was the scene of an early-morning brawl that resulted in eight arrests. T.E. McMorrow

Cast members from "Summer House," the first season of which aired over the winter, partied hard. This year, instead of a house on Napeague — which they called Montauk — they are setting up at a house in Water Mill.

East Hampton Girl Scouts convinced high school sophomores to brave the elements overnight in cardboard boxes to help raise awareness of the homeless as well as money for Habitat for Humanity. Durell Godfrey

Our bay scallops, which many chefs and gourmets cherish as the most succulent and the sweetest in the world, are a commodity that can fluctuate wildly
Scallops that were too small for harvesting last season are getting ready to spawn in our local waters. Jon M. Diat
Spawning carp were active in East Hampton’s Hook Pond last week, as the water level and temperature reached points to their liking. David E. Rattray, editor of The East Hampton Star, netted one from among the reeds near the Main Beach parking lot on Friday. Russell Bennett

After 16 years at the Southampton Village location, the Stevensons turned their vision of opening a second store into a reality
At Stevenson’s Toys in East Hampton, Colleen Moeller, Roy Stevenson, an owner, and Michael Guglielmo are ready for the shop’s first summer on Newtown Lane. Durell Godfrey


To stay safe in the ocean, people are advised to always swim near a lifeguard and to obey guards' instructions. Durell Godfrey

Jane Bimson


East Hampton fan helps tend the circus’s legacy at a Wisconsin mansion
Donald Horowitz collects circus memorabilia, including a circa 1950s pennant and chair from Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, and a tent stake he believes dates to the 1930s. Durell Godfrey