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A wounded warrior cycles over the Marine Lance Cpl. Jordan C. Haerter Bridge in Sag Harbor during Soldier Ride the Hamptons on Saturday. Morgan McGivern
Laura Carlisle and Luke DeLahunty of the Royal Air Force participated in Soldier Ride the Hamptons.Morgan McGivern
Bicyclists traveled under a flag when they arrived in Sag Harbor Village.Morgan McGivern
JoAnn Lyles, the mother of Marine Lance Cpl. Jordan C. Haerter, who was killed in Iraq in 2008, with Benjamin Tupaj, who addressed the crowd in Sag Harbor.Morgan McGivern
Morgan McGivern
Michael and Elizabeth Debusschewitz from Germany cheered on the bicyclists as they arrived in Sag Harbor.Morgan McGivern
Firefighters hung a flag for bicyclists to ride under in East Hampton, as well.Durell Godfrey
A firefighter and cyclist exchanged waves. Durell Godfrey
Serving up clams at a picnic in Amagansett after the ride was complete were, from left, Ryan Schmitter, Scott Daniels, and Jim Bennett.Bella Lewis
From left, Alden Powers and her mother, Carla Josephson, stood with their friends Jennifer DiSunno and her mom, Susan DiSunno at the picnic in Amagansett after Soldier Ride was complete.Bella Lewis

Three Mile Harbor, East Hampton, where a 45-year-old man reportedly collapsed on Sunday afternoon. David E. Rattray

A kite surfer was found dead in the waters off Lazy Point in Amagansett on Sunday. David E. Rattray
David E. Rattray

Otis Pearsall stood to the side of the traffic to get cars' attention during a protest against CVS earlier this month. Bella Lewis

Clamming in Three Mile Harbor Durell Godfrey

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