Larry Cantwell, the Democratic candidate for East Hampton Town supervisor, and his running mates, Job Potter and Kathee Burke-Gonzalez, say they have “a pretty good understanding of how government works.” Carissa Katz

‘Pinch to zoom’ patent goes to Bran Ferren
Bran Ferren grew up in Springs and became an inventor at the age of 13. Kris Kurg

A grand jury adds to charges against banker
Jason Lee, 37, has been arrested in connection with an alleged rape in East Hampton.

After leading many student adventures, Priscilla Campbell charts new course
In July, Julia Talasko, Amanda Seekamp, and Rafael Almanzar, students at East Hampton High School, helped with the construction of a new school during a 10-day trip to Senegal.
Students from East Hampton High School traveled to Senegal to help build a school. Pictured, from left, are Priscilla Campbell, Johnny Pizzo, Josh LeClerc, Sergio Miranda, Serrana Mattiauda, Carly Grossman, Maggie Pizzo, Ryan Joudeh, Julia Talasko, Rafael Almanzar, and Alvaro Aguilar.

Lot-by-lot examination of septic systems not planned, town consultant says

Paul Lester hauled the anchor that he and his fellow baymen Danny Lester, Nat Miller, and Jimmy Bennett dragged from the surf at Atlantic Avenue Beach in Amagansett into a pickup truck. Jeff Thompson

Events keep happening, even as summer draws to a close
Christie Brinkley, Brooke Shields, Eugene Pack, and Jennifer Tilly, from left, paused for a moment between performances of Celebrity Autobiography at Guild Hall on Friday night. Morgan McGivern, photos