A new majority replaces Republican clerk and longtime attorney
East Hampton Town Trustees who were sworn in on Tuesday included, from left, Jim Grimes, Francis Bock, Bill Taylor, Tyler Armstrong, Pat Mansir, and Rick Drew. Trustee meetings will now be held in Town Hall twice monthly. Morgan McGivern

Suffolk will continue use of mosquito larvicide despite restrictions elsewhere

Representative Lee Zeldin in Iraq with MG Richard Clark, commanding general of the 82nd Airborne Division. The large building in the background is the former headquarters of Saddam Hussein's Ba'ath Party.
Representative Lee Zeldin spoke to 82nd Airborne Division paratroopers in Iraq just following their Christmas morning run.
Representative Lee Zeldin spoke with Army colonels about military operations in Iraq and Syria during his visit.

Number of accounts has grown by 4 percent, but peak use has risen 44 percent
PSEG Long Island is seeking ways to reduce the demand for electricity on the South Fork as well as to increase its supply without resorting to new high-voltage powerlines. David E. Rattray

An architect's model for a site in Amagansett where work on 40 rent-controlled apartments could soon begin.
David E. Rattray