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Col. Theodore Roosevelt, above and at top seated among officers of the Rough Riders, spent a good part of the summer of 1898 in Montauk.
Brig. Gen. Samuel Baldwin Marks Young, the first commander of Camp Wikoff, and Oscar Tompkins, a Southern youth of 14 who accompanied the 10th Cavalry in Cuba, at the camp headquarters at Third House in Montauk.
The Rough Riders military band
Two Rough Riders mascots in Montauk: Josephine, a mountain lion, and Cuba, a dog. According to accounts, Josephine escaped one night and joined a sleeping Third Cavalry trooper in his bunk.
A group of Rough Riders at Camp Wikoff with their mascot, an eagle named after Colonel Roosevelt
Stern faces among the 71st New York Infantry upon returning from Cuba
A Rough Rider cook in a makeshift apron
The tents of the some 20,000 U.S. troops who were quarantined at Camp Wikoff after the Spanish-American War
A burial procession for two of the more than 200 men who died at Camp Wikoff

"We freely fight for our country, but we die for our friends," Gen. Michael Hayden tells crowd in East Hampton
Gen. Michael Hayden was the guest speaker at a ceremony following the Memorial Day parade in East Hampton. Morgan McGivern Photos
Paying tribute to fallen soldiers at the Hook Mill green
Crowds lined East Hampton's Main Street to watch the parade.

From the 2013 vote at East Hampton High School

T.E. McMorrow

Outdoor bar, patio at issue after winter work
A state judge has issued a restraining order against Cyril’s Fish House on Napeague preventing it from using an outdoor bar and seating area until several zoning and permit questions are resolved. T.E. McMorrow

Rebuilt beach not viable in short term, officials say
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has proposed a stop-gap $6 project to fortify a portion of the Montauk oceanfront. Janis Hewitt
Steve Couch of the Army Corps of EngineersMorgan McGivern
Steve Kalimnios, an owner of the Royal Atlantic Beach Resort on the Montauk oceanfrontMorgan McGivern
Thomas Muse of the Surfrider Foundation Long Island ChapterMorgan McGivern
The Town Hall meeting room was filled to capacity with those there to hear about the plan, including State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr., front row third from left.Morgan McGivern

Mike Heller/East Hampton Fire Department
Mike Heller/East Hampton Fire Department
Mike Heller/East Hampton Fire Department

An early-morning encounter with a photographer
Dell Cullum says he saw a coyote on a field in the Sagaponack-Wainscott area on Friday morning. Dell Cullum
Dell Cullum

Utility fights back by seeking restraining order
Protesters, including Ben Forst, left, and Tom Piacentine, gathered at Hook Mill Saturday to call on PSEG Long Island to bury high-voltage electrical transmission lines and remove new poles. Durell Godfrey