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A Montauk house sustained heavy damage in a fire Saturday that drew a response from three fire departments. T.E. McMorrow
T.E. McMorrow

This year’s festival will honor her with a special program on Saturday evening
Barbara Kopple will be honored at the Bay Street Theater. Andrew Walker
In “Jon Imber’s Left Hand,” an artist’s struggle with A.L.S. is explored. It recently won an audience choice award at a film festival in Boston and will be shown at the Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor on Saturday at noon.


B. Smith, seen here at the Artists and Writers Softball Game in 2008, has been reported missing after getting on the Hampton Jitney in New York City. Durell Godfrey
B. Smith at the Hampton Classic Horse Show in August 2014.Durell Godfrey

'21 minutes is not a reasonable response time for someone having a heart attack,' police chief says

Last week at the Watermill Center, Franco Chaves, a 3-year-old student at Bridgehampton Head Start, participated in a dance workshop as his classmates and their parents looked on. Durell Godfrey
During the dance workshop, a Head Start student braved the center of the room. Durell Godfrey
At the end of the afternoon, the company performed a short dance for the children and their families. Durell Godfrey

Tom Twomey, center, at the dedication of the East Hampton Library's new chidren's wing in June. Morgan McGivern

Craig Macnaughton

Noel Hear and Anouk Bernard, girl scouts, who wore patriotic scarves, led part of a ceremony at the flagpole at the Montauk Playhouse Community Center on Tuesday. Janis Hewitt
Veterans lined up at the war monument by the Hook Mill in East Hampton Village after a short march on Veterans Day.Morgan McGivern
Members of the community turned out to give the veterans a round of applause as they walked in the parade.Morgan McGivern
Boy scouts saluted the veterans during the ceremony in Montauk.Janis Hewitt
John Behan, a former New York State Assemblyman and Vietnam war veteran, spoke at the ceremony. He lost both legs in a land-mine explosion in 1966.Janis Hewitt
The crowd that gathered at the Montauk Playhouse Community Center on Veterans DayJanis Hewitt
Tony Corvi, a veteran, and Lisa DeVeglio, the president of the Montauk Playhouse Community Center FoundationJanis Hewitt
The East Hampton Town Police Department helped salute the veterans. From left, Joe Izzo, Lt. Chris Hatch, Officer Chelsea Tierney, and Officer Barry Johnson.Janis Hewitt
This Doberman was a nice patriotic addition at the East Hampton parade. Morgan McGivern
Connie Anderson was among the attendees at the East Hampton parade, and showed off her American flag bag.Morgan McGivern

The line for the estate sale at Peter Matthiessen's house was long. Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Eva Faye showed off the art she bought at the estate sale to a friend still waiting in line. Durell Godfrey
This artifact, reportedly part of a right whale's skull, was not up for grabs at the estate sale. Durell Godfrey
A woman peered into the house while she waited to get in.Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Mallory Samson of Shelter Island bought a painting and an antler display. Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
On the second day, the bookshelves were nearly bare, but that didn't stop this young man from finding a good read.Durell Godfrey