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In pricey area, food pantries feed hundreds
Durell Godfrey
Fran Ecker, who still holds the post of secretary with the food pantry volunteer group, raised the money initially needed for the pantry by selling chances on afghan blankets she hand-knit herself.Jane Bimson

Town supervisor says he will not seek a third term
East Hampton Town Supervisor Larry Cantwell, right, said on Friday that he will not seek a third term. Morgan McGivern

‘Law and Order’ actors faulted for kids’ play structures near property line
David E. Rattray


The old Camp Hero radar tower at Montauk Point. Matthew Charron

Mauro Pacheco, accused of sodomizing a Springs woman, was brought into East Hampton Town Justice Court by East Hampton Town police officers on Saturday. T.E. McMorrow

"There is no place in the state that will benefit more than Long Island from this funding,” State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. said of recent water quality measures proposed at the state level. Durell Godfrey

Grus Canadensis
A sandhill crane, rarely seen in this area, has been spotted in Wainscott. Terry Sullivan

Speakers urged love as a transformative force
Dr. Gregory Parks, who was born and raised in East Hampton, gave a stirring keynote address at the Calvary Baptist Church service on Monday in honor of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Durell Godfrey
Members of the Iglesia Cristiana and Calvary Baptist Churches, choir singers, local dignitaries, and residents all came together to mark the birthday of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Durell Godfrey

A fire destroyed several buildings, including the lobby of the Sag Harbor Cinema, on Dec. 16. Michael Heller