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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

Zimmerman departs, Franklin takes over
Rabbi Sheldon Zimmerman will retire after 10 years. Rabbi Joshua Franklin will take his place. Irene Silverman

Cops say Coast Guardsman entered through open door
According to police, Petty Officer Third Class Matthew Patrick McGee entered an unlocked house in that hamlet around midnight Saturday and began striking and biting a woman who was asleep in bed there. T.E. McMorrow

A student at the John M. Marshall Elementary School helped to promote the school's new healthy food and wellness guidelines last month. The guidelines will be rolled out in September. Russell Morgan

Fernando Mateo-Brito is facing a felony charge of attempted assault after a brawl in the Montauk 7-Eleven early Sunday morning. T.E. McMorrow

A Civil War-era cannon was returned last month to the war memorial at Ashawagh Hall in Springs following a two-year restoration by James DeMartis, a Springs resident, metal sculptor, and blacksmith.
The cannon before the restoration.

Political parties announce their November choices
Tommy John Schiavoni and Thea Dombrowski-Fry
Tommy John Schiavoni and Thea Dombrowski-Fry


John Lombardo of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., landed this nine-pound fluke on the Lazybones on Sunday morning. It was, by all accounts, the largest fluke landed so far this season out of Montauk. Jon M. Diat