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Clinton’s South Fork fund-raising tour, now as nominee

With grant to help, OLA aims to register new citizens
Volunteers with the Organizacion Latino-Americana of Long Island displayed a sign reading “your vote counts” in Spanish on Sunday during a voter recruitment drive at an athletic event. Organizacion Latino-Americana

Concentration of algae drops, but two trustees abstain from vote, urge caution
Following sustained low levels of blue-green algae, the East Hampton Town Trustees voted to reopen Georgica Pond to the harvesting of crabs and other marine life this week. Morgan McGivern

Owner hopes to swap apartment approval for food prep in the basement
The popular but cramped Damark’s Deli could soon be super-sized, according to plans being considered by the East Hampton Town Planning Board. T.E. McMorrow

Christopher Walsh

D.J., dancing promised in basement party spot
The basement of this Muir Boulevard, East Hampton, house was transformed into a nightclub complete with bar, disco lights, and live band performances, according to town officials, who got a court injunction on Friday to shut it down. T.E. McMorrow

The captain of the Breakaway, Rick Etzel, saved a Manhattan man from drowning Sunday afternoon off Montauk Point. He was aided in the rescue by his mate, Ed Harrison. T.E. McMorrow


The McCoy Bus Company and Montauk Student Transport have filed an Article 78 complaint against the Wainscott and Sag Harbor School Districts over a transportation agreement the two districts signed in April. Christine Sampson

Families lined up before the morning bell on the first day of classes at the John M. Marshall Elementary School last year. This year, school starts on Sept. 7 in East Hampton. Christine Sampson