Those taking part in an ocean rescue at Georgica Beach in August were recognized at the East Hampton Village Board's work session on Thursday. From left, Francis Mott, East Hampton Village's beach manager; Ethan Dayton, a former lifeguard; Dana Dragone, a lifeguard, and Richard Lawler of the board took part in a ceremony in which Mr. Lawler read a proclamation recognizing the quick action of five rescuers. Christopher Walsh photos
Ethan Dayton and Dana Dragone, third and fourth from left, were recognized by the East Hampton Village Board on Thursday. They were among five current or former village lifeguards to rescue a swimmer in distress at Georgica Beach in August.

Dems vie for town board; Indies vote for trustee
From Left, Kathee Burke-Gonzalez, Zachary Cohen, Jeffrey Bragman Durell Godfrey

Educator gets education at top of world
Lisa Seff practiced “abandon ship” drills aboard a research vessel in the Arctic Ocean. Diana Campbell
Research Vessel Sikuliaq arriving in Nome. Alaska, where it welcomed aboard the PolarTREC team of researchers and scientists for an expedition to the Arctic Ocean. Lisa Seff
Lisa Seff, a Springs school teacher, had to share living space with a fellow researcher while at sea for three and a half weeks.Lisa Seff

A Cornell seaweed ‘farm’ will harvest excess nutrients from the tides

Without program, seasonal jobs could be unfilled

Architects offer ‘guerrilla plan’ that envisions new pedestrian-friendly hubs
In two architects’ reimagining of East Hampton Village, the area adjacent to the Long Island Rail Road station would become a commercial, civic, and recreational hub. Behrooz, Engel, Wong & Liang

Kai Jing Liu was taken into custody by East Hampton Town police after they learned she is wanted by police in Snowmass Village, Colo., on a felony fraud warrant. T.E. McMorrow

The Lady Ott team competed in the whaleboat races at the 2015 HarborFest. Morgan McGivern