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The Shinnecock Canal was filled with bunker fish before the locks were open at 9:30 Monday morning. Amy Beth Stern
Tens of thousands of fish died Monday in the Shinnecock Canal.Amy Beth Stern

Summertime parking on portions of the ocean beach in East Hampton Town will continue after a state court dismissed lawsuits by property owners who had objected to the growing number of vehicles there on some weekends. The East Hampton Star

A fatal accident occurred in front of Cafe Max, a restaurant on Montauk Highway in East Hampton, on Wednesday around 6:30 p.m. Google Maps
Harry Greenfield, 72, was pronounced dead at Southampton Hospital after he was struck by a car in front of Cafe Max in East Hampton on Wednesday evening.Christine Sampson

Advocates field a flood of concerned calls
Nancy Nano of Noyac, who became a United States citizen in May, voted in her first U.S. presidential election on Tuesday. Durell Godfrey

Recent toxic algal blooms in Georgica Pond and other local water bodies have heightened concern about ground and surface water pollution. Doug Kuntz

Proposition 1 decision appears on back of ballot
Joanne Pilgrim

Trump-Clinton debate ill-suited to cardiac rehab
Jessica R. Swiatocha, left, the manager of cardiopulmonary rehabilitation at Southampton Hospital, and Debra Jensen, a physical therapy assistant, agreed that the sign barring patients from heated political debate was necessary. Taylor K. Vecsey
Taylor K. Vecsey

Ocean beaches are producing stripers and big blues for those putting in the time. David Kuperschmid

Satellite would replace Little League fields
The best spot for a Southampton Hospital emergency room satellite is the site of the Pantigo Place, East Hampton, Little League fields, hospital officials believe, but town officials are also still considering a Wainscott site. ­Morgan McGivern

The faucets in four sinks in the Bridgehampton School's chemistry laboratory, like the one seen here during a Sept. 14 tour of the school, were replaced after initially testing high for lead content. Christine Sampson