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John O'Brien won the Bridgehampton fire commissioner seat by 32 votes in a do-over election Tuesday night. Taylor K. Vecsey

The Rev. Walter Silva Thompson Jr. Carissa Katz
The church choir got things off to a lively start on Monday.Carissa Katz
Taliya Hayes, a member of Calvary Baptist Church's youth choir, welcomed the congregation and visitors.Carissa Katz
Representive Lee Zeldin was among those in attendance.Carissa Katz
Carissa Katz
Carissa Katz

One of a kind on Long Island, Springs production is a highlight for students
Durell Godfrey
Students designed the makeup and costumes for the production, with help from Andrea McCafferty.Carissa Katz
Actors in “Bound for Gardiner’s Island” sailed aboard a boat that fellow Springs fourth-graders built for the production with help from Paton Miller, a visiting artist who also worked with students to create the large mural that serves as the opera’s backdrop. Durell Godfrey
Carissa Katz
Kyril Bromley has been with the Springs Opera since the beginning as an arranger, composer, and accompanist.Durell Godfrey
Carissa Katz
Durell Godfrey
Carissa Katz
Carissa Katz

North Fork lawmaker says project is ‘sure to fail’
David E. Rattray
David E. Rattray

Thomas Gilbert Jr. Southampton Town Police Department


Michael Heller/East Hampton Fire Department
Michael Heller/East Hampton Fire Department
Michael Heller/East Hampton Fire Department
Michael Heller/East Hampton Fire Department
Michael Heller/East Hampton Fire Department
Michael Heller/East Hampton Fire Department
Michael Heller/East Hampton Fire Department
Michael Heller/East Hampton Fire Department
Flames had already overtaken the house on Hedges Banks Drive when firefighters were called on Thursday.
Smoke from the fire on Hedges Banks Road could be seen from near Camp Blue Bay.David E. Rattray
Smoke was billowing out of the house.
The smoke, as seen from the beach.

Scores of species could be gone by 2025
Piping plovers, like this one that nested near Main Beach in East Hampton, are among the 186 species considered most at risk of extinction in New York State in a new report. The East Hampton Star

David Osiecki, seen here after he was arraigned on arson charges in Southampton Town Justice Court on April 20, is now facing a second indictment in a separate arson case. T.E. McMorrow