Ronald S. Lauder, left, with Israeli President Shimon Peres, at center, Head of the Regional Council of Kibbutz Zikim, and WJC CEO Robert Singer, right. Courtesy of World Jewish Congress
Ronald S. Lauder, in the back row to the right, poses with dancers at a school in S'derot, an Israeli town under constant fire.Courtesy of World Jewish Congress
World Jewish Congress Solidarity Mission to Israel visits Iron Dome installation.Courtesy of World Jewish Congress
Guram Batshvili, vice president of World Jewish Congress, gives presents to IDF soldiers. Courtesy of World Jewish Congress
Ronald Lauder, center, with Col. Gili Shinar of Israel’s home front command, at left, and home front soldiers in Jerusalem on Wednesday.Courtesy of World Jewish Congress
Mr. Lauder poses with three home front soldiers in Jerusalem on Wednesday.Courtesy of World Jewish Congress
Ronald Lauder, the current president of the World Jewish Congress, met with Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman in Jerusalem on Wednesday evening.Courtesy of World Jewish Congress

The male dolphin was found dead in the water on a Bridgehampton beach. Jorge Rios
Kimberly Durham, rescue program director of the Riverhead Foundation, said the dolphin was underweight.Jorge Rios
The dolphin had light "tattoos" on its skin said Ms. Durham, which indicated to her that the dolphin may have died from a virus.Jorge Rios

George L. Fowler, whose house is in Freetown, was gardener and gondolier to the family of the celebrated artist Thomas Moran. Pictured are the artist’s wife, Mary Nimmo Moran, and his daughter Ruth. The Mariners’ Museum, Newport News, Va.

Prank still drifts in East Hampton sump that pitted town against county
Randy Parsons, who keeps a close eye on East Hampton farmland from his office at the Nature Conservancy, saluted the simulated submarine conning tower that has floated in a drainage basin off Route 114 since the spring. Bella Lewis

Program for district’s youngest focuses on literacy and math
Kylie Tekulsky, a bilingual teacher with the East Hampton School District, used a strategy called total physical response to reinforce vocabulary for 5 and 6-year-old English language learners. Morgan McGivern

School board asks town to consider how influx of students would affect district

Dylan’s Candy Bar is seeking a special permit to allow the sale of ice cream in cones and paper cups
Bella Lewis

Freedom Fighter Outdoors, a nonprofit program, was started by Vinnie LaSorsa, the mate on Jimmy Buffett’s sportfishing boat, Last Mango out of Montauk, and his wife, Sarah LaSorsa
Eric Nappier, Steve Bohn, and Ken Weinert, Army veterans wounded in combat, enjoyed a day of fishing in Montauk last month courtesy of Freedom Fighter Outdoors. Vinne LaSorsa

Jeff Bogetti’s friends built a casket that turned out to be as unique as he was, adorned with panels of driftwood and beach glass that illumined his life. Dell Cullum Photos

Mr. Duke, who died in April at the age of 95, founded the Boys Harbor camp on Three Mile Harbor
The Grucci company's annual show over Three Mile Harbor is one of the highlights of East Hampton summers for many residents. Kate Maier