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Humpback showed signs of blunt force trauma
At sunrise yesterday, the body of humpback whale that had been towed to shore at Little Albert’s Beach in Amagansett awaited biologists from the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation, who would perform a necropsy later that morning. Dell Cullum
Biologists from the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation performed a necropsy on part of the humpback whale’s carcass yesterday; the rest was carted away for incineration. Morgan McGivern

Fire trucks took over the parking lot next to Stop and Shop in East Hampton when a fire broke out in a mechanical room. Morgan McGivern photos

The oldest tackle shop in America is in New York City
Canyon Ross hooked his first striped bass of the season at Louse Point in Springs. Matthew Ross

Emergency crews worked to free the occupant of a vehicle that rolled over onto its side in the woods off Accabonac Road in Amagansett on Tuesday afternoon. Morgan McGivern




With bags in hand, volunteers pitched in for the Great Montauk Cleanup last year. This year's cleanup effort is on Saturday. Peter Lowenstein


Annual report cites density, inadequate septic
Christopher Gobler of Stony Brook University presented a largely positive assessment of East Hampton’s waterways to the town trustees on Monday. Christopher Walsh