Sag Harbor Elementary School students, including, from left, Nate Culver, a kindergartner, Kemberli Zeas, a second grader, Nicky Chavez, a kindergartner, and Oliva Roussel, a second grader, "voted" for the N.F.L.’s Super Bowl winner using cans of soup. Sag Harbor School District

A wall at Duryea's Lobster Deck was damaged by flames after a gas line caused a fire on Saturday afternoon. T.E McMorrow
T.E. McMorrow
T.E. McMorrow

Firefighters got ready to enter a house on fire on Sea Farm Court in Bridgehampton Friday afternoon.

Restrictive rules on outdoor lighting that had been nearing approval by the East Hampton Village Board will be revisited after objections by some business owners. Morgan McGivern

Kenneth Collum, the village's code enforcement officer and fire inspector, told the board that, among the numerous residential renovations and tear-down or reconstruction projects in recent years, nearly all involve not only rebuilding to the limit of the allowed gross floor area but fully developing lower levels to include bedrooms and bathrooms as well as home theaters and recreation rooms. Christopher Walsh
Lys Marigold, the vice chairwoman of the village's zoning board of appeals, told the board of the phenomenon of "iceberg houses" in London.Christopher Walsh

Ephraim Munoz, class of 2027, sees old and new in ever-changing town
Seated in their living room one recent evening, Carlos Munoz, Israel Munoz, Ephraim Munoz, and Marci Vail talked about their hopes for the future. Durell Godfrey

Up to 3,000 truck trips to take sand to Montauk
The Army Corps's initial work zone will extend east from South Edison Street (seen above in December 2012, two months after Hurricane Sandy) to the Atlantic Terrace resort. Doug Kuntz
The Montauk oceanfront as it appeared in January.David E. Rattray