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Mitchell Valcich, who is known as Mickey, and Valinda Miller Valcich created the Tyler Valcich Memorial Fund in their son's memory. Durell Godfey
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Durell Godfey
Durell Godfey
Durell Godfey

Townwide police search ends with all safe
After searching for him for nearly three hours, police took Valon Shoshi into custody on Springs-Fireplace Road in East Hampton at around 12:45 p.m. Friday. Doug Kuntz

Valon Shoshi's family, including his mother, who was injured in shooting, appeared in town court
Valon Shoshi outside East Hampton Town Justice Court on Saturday, where he pleaded not guilty to four charges related to an incident in which he allegedly fired a shotgun at a family house in Springs the day before then led police on a brief chase.

Police ordered residents to evacuate houses in Georgica area

Officials warn of delays; others question design
Sue McCormick of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation pointed out the boundaries of a downtown Montauk dune-building project proposed by the Army Corps of Engineers at a meeting last week. Janis Hewitt

Septic upgrades are needed, but who should pay?
Pio Lombardo, who drafted an East Hampton Town comprehensive wastewater management plan, discussed his findings on Tuesday at the first of several public sessions on the plan. Morgan McGivern

Gordian Raacke, center, of Renewable Energy Long Island, held a sign touting East Hampton Town's commitment to getting all its energy from renewable sources by 2020.

Homeowners contend that trustees, town have allowed de facto bathing beach
A truck path through the dunes at the end of Marine Boulevard in Beach Hampton is at issue in a suit by neighbors who oppose the expansion of beach driving there in recent decades. David E. Rattray

Rob Bistrian is thankful his wife, Judi Bistrian, was able to get their daughter, Violet, 11, and their son, Roman, 4, not pictured, out of their burning house while he was working aboard a commercial fishing vessel on Saturday morning. Durell Godfrey
Firefighters extinguished the blaze at the Bistrians' Accabonac Road house on Saturday morning.Michael Heller/East Hampton Fire Department

When firefighters arrived, they found the family outside and the fire already engulfing the house. Dave Allen
David E. Rattray
David E. Rattray