The Montauk Lighthouse will once again be lit up for the season. Morgan McGivern

A 2010 Ford Explorer crashed through a fence and took down a pole by the Jewish cemetery on Route 114 on Sunday night, causing a commuter headache on Monday morning while P.S.E.G. repaired the pole. It is now being held up with a wire. Durell Godfrey

By Regina Weinreich
Willem Dafoe stars as Vincent van Gogh in Julian Schnabel’s “At Eternity’s Gate.” Lily Gavin Photos
Playing Vincent van Gogh for Willem Dafoe meant he had to learn to paint as well, including outside in Arles and Auvers.
Julian Schnabel, at right, on the set conferring with Willem Dafoe. Louise Kugelberg is at left.
Coastal flooding was a bigger issue on the East End than snow. On Shelter Island Friday morning, even on a falling tide one of the South Ferry ramps was underwater and drivers had difficulty navigating their way through the water to get to the other ramp. Carissa Katz

The Turkey Day Run for Fun is a great way to work up an appetite. T.E. McMorrow

For Pvt. William P. Flynn, town’s only Vietnam casualty
Army Pvt. First Class William Patrick Flynn.
John Behan, who was injured in Vietnam, was among those who attended the dedication of a memorial boulder and plaque in honor of Pvt. William Patrick Flynn.Durell Godfrey

Nina Landi, left, and Daisy Dohanos with some of the blankets they are collecting for hospice patients

East Hampton Town's study of Springs present and future will be formally presented at a meeting tonight in Town Hall. David E. Rattray

The Journey East Hampton hotel, which opened in June, wants to add a bar to the property. David E. Rattray

‘I want to do something,’ people say, ‘to give back’
The community Thanksgiving dinner at the East Hampton Presbyterian Church brings together many people throughout East Hampton. Morgan McGivern