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Culinary arts is an important part of school curriculum, and it’s lunch, too
Stephen Cummings helped prepare lunch for his fellow students at the Hayground School in Bridgehampton on Tuesday. Morgan McGivern

Ambassador tickets were forgeries, police say

No GPS and one long island spelled trouble 35 years ago
Bryce Muir of Maine, Amazon’s captain, stood on the beach in front of the yacht after she ran aground just west of Ditch Plain Beach in Montauk on May 8, 1978. Kevin McCann

Prominent attorney holds insurers’ feet to fire



Much talk of consensus and cross-endorsements
Kathee Burke-Gonzalez, seeking nominations for East Hampton Town Board, stood in Ashawagh Hall in Springs Tuesday night as Independence Party leaders screened the next of six town board hopefuls. Carissa Katz

Dashiel Marder of Springs, a spearfisherman, was hunting dogtooth tuna
Dashiel Marder speared this dogtooth tuna off the east coast of Africa in December 2011. Mr. Marder was diving for tuna in Indonesia on April 17 when he failed to surface. A search continues. Dashiel Marder Collection

State mandates separation but leaves enforcement to towns
One idea for those wishing to increase their recycling is to bring used motor oil to the East Hampton Town Recycling Center, where it will be picked up and resold by Strebel’s, a waste-hauling company. Carrie Ann Salvi

Decry tighter rules for dogs on village beaches
A packed hearing room greeted the East Hampton Village Board of Trustees when the question of a leash law for dogs on the beach was to be discussed. Morgan McGivern