Villages

Workers planted native vegetation in a manmade swale near Town Pond in East Hampton last summer. Durell Godfrey



Major Gen. Mark Westergren of the Air Force presented Navy Capt. Joseph Pugh of Montauk and Edgewater, Md., with a Defense Superior Service Medal and the New York State Conspicuous Service Cross at his retirement ceremony on Friday at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. Jane Bimson

Work is underway, but a roundabout at the intersection of Buell and Toilsome Lanes in East Hampton Village is now scheduled for completion in the spring. Christopher Walsh



East Hampton Village police responded to investigate what led to two people being struck by an eastbound train Saturday afternoon. Dan Meeks
The train involved in the incident was being held in East Hampton Village as police investigate. Durell Godfrey

Melissa Mapes, left, and Jess Tonn, farmers, dropped off vegetables at the Springs Food Pantry on Tuesday. Durell Godfrey photos
Mike Bistrian hauled in some Brussels sprouts.
Holly Heichart was among those helping carry in the goods.
Melissa Mapes
Just look at all those carrots volunteers were unpacking.
The volunteers made sure each bag was packed full of healthy options for the Thanksgiving table.

The Montauk Lighthouse will be lit up again for the holiday season. Morgan McGivern