Erosion at Georgica Beach was severe as Hurricane Irene's waves pounded the shore from late Friday through Sunday. Mike Solomon

Astro's Pizza
Nearly all restaurants and businesses were shuttered (and often encased in plywood) in anticipation of the hurricane, but Astro's Pizza, on Main Street in Amagansett, remained open. Surprised passersby, dressed for foul weather, filtered in for a slice. David E. Rattray