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A plan to designate 24 houses and a windmill as timber-frame landmarks

Committee will seek to reconcile opposing views
The East Hampton Town Board voted Tuesday to create a new coastal erosion committee. Carrie Ann Salvi

Thiele senses change afoot in Assembly
A committee named by the East Hampton Town Board will consider whether waterfront buildings, like this one on the ocean in Montauk that was threatened by Hurricane Sandy, should be protected. Morgan McGivern

Building inspector reverses ruling on Crystal Room

A battle with many fronts — few volunteers, long drives, not enough time
Some South Fork ambulance companies have struggled to maintain necessary numbers of volunteers to properly respond to ever-increasing demands for their services. Carrie Ann Salvi

Telltale tire tracks led to a speedy arrest

With 270 requests this year, few complaints have been heard, town clerk says
Tom Ferreira Tom Ferreira, outside his house on Navy Road in July of 2010
Tom Ferreira Tom Ferreira, outside his house on Navy Road in July of 2010 Morgan McGivern

School science program restored after complaints

A duck blind set up on Turtle Island in the northwest corner of Fort Pond in Montauk has nearby residents on edge. Jane Bimson

The Lazy Point structure could set a precedent