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Sag Harbor Village officials, who want to turn these waterfront properties into a park, are exploring condemnation. Taylor K. Vecsey

Brenden Snow, center, received his Eagle Scout Award during a ceremony on Sunday attended by many well-wishers including Vincent Franzone, left, who pinned the badge on him, and his father, Scott Snow. Richard Lewin

Contractors for the Army Corps of Engineers are moving down the Montauk beach to construct a mostly buried wall of sandbags. The first section, at the western end of the downtown shore, has been completed. Morgan McGivern Contractors for the Army Corps of Engineers are moving down the Montauk beach to construct a mostly buried wall of sandbags. The first section, at the western end of the downtown shore, has been completed. Morgan McGivern


Enforcers seek solutions before season’s mayhem
The scene outside a Montauk nightclub in July. East Hampton Town officials plan to take a harder line in the hamlet in 2016. T.E. McMorrow

Richard Hendrickson, Bridgehampton historian, farmer, author, was 103
Richard Hendrickson, Bridgehampton historian, farmer, author, was 103
Richard Hendrickson, shown here in 2007, had “an unending curiousity,” said Bob DeLuca of the Group for the East End. Carissa Katz
Firearms were among Richard Hendrickson’s many areas of expertise. He showed off some pieces from his vast collection in this photograph from the 1970s. Hendrickson Family
A man of his place, Richard Hendrickson is seen in Bridgehampton as a boy in 1917 and as a young man.Hendrickson Family


If you are among the 1 percent of the population that genuinely has celiac disease, then you must adhere to a gluten-free diet
Gluten-free pasta options Laura Donnelly
A gluten-free pasta option may need a savory sauce to make it more palatable. Laura Donnelly

Yanni Giannakopoulos, left, and Malik Basnight, right, have taken on complicated woodworking projects at the Ross School. Yanni is replicating a famous guitar, Malik is building four artistic chairs, and the two friends have been helping each other along the way. Christine Sampson

Matthew Posnick and his dog Tara recently became a certified handler-and-therapy-animal team through the organization Pet Partners. Christine Sampson