Villages

Philip O’Connell vs. Arthur Graham on June 20
Philip O’Connell, left, and Arthur Graham

With burgers and shakes, John’s Drive-In holds down the ‘old Montauk’ fort
David and Maureen Rutkowski are marking the 50th anniversary of John’s Drive-In in Montauk. Christopher Walsh

At 81, Capt. Frank Braddick, the organizer of Montauk’s annual Blessing of the Fleet, still runs his 43-foot charter boat, the Hurry-Up, out of the Star Island Yacht Club. Jon M. Diat


East Hampton Village Mayor Paul F. Rickenbach Jr. said finding open space in the village is extremely limited. Durell Godfrey



To stay safe in the ocean, people are advised to always swim near a lifeguard and to obey guards' instructions. Durell Godfrey

Jane Bimson

East Hampton fan helps tend the circus’s legacy at a Wisconsin mansion
Donald Horowitz collects circus memorabilia, including a circa 1950s pennant and chair from Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, and a tent stake he believes dates to the 1930s. Durell Godfrey