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Montauk St. Patrick's Day Parade 2011
Montauk Friends of Erin

Taxis and buses to be turned away if lot is full
It is hoped that forcing beachgoers to walk from the Bluff Road intersection will discourage them from carrying coolers and kegs to the alcohol-fueled gatherings for which the beach has become known. David E. Rattray

Wilkinson and Quigley are new minority
Carissa Katz.

Concerns over crowds and the environment cited at hearing on zone change
Twelve-year-old Oona Darrell stressed the importance of wetlands and a healthy habitat for Napeague wildlife at a town board hearing last Thursday. Morgan McGivern

Few cuts expected, despite growing student body

As beach projects grow, so does trustees’ angst

Bigger signs, leash laws, and no-go zones pondered for village beaches
Steven Gaines of Wainscott has started the Committee for Responsible Dog Ownership
Steven Gaines of Wainscott has started the Committee for Responsible Dog Ownership, which he said was inspired by the Committee for Access Rights, which opposes privatization of beaches. Morgan McGivern

Jack Perna will be grand marshal of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Sunday. Janis Hewitt

Commercial fishermen oppose to a bill they say would lead to increased fishing pressure and glutted markets. Morgan McGivern

Gina Kraus tells staff she is being forced out
Gina Kraus, principal of the John M. Marshall Elementary School Durell Godfrey