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Firefighters on Montauk Highway in Bridgehampton, which was closed to traffic on Saturday morning as a fire at World Pie restaurant was brought under control.
World Pie, which has been opened for 15 years, was closed on Saturday after a fire. Taylor K. Vecsey
World Pie let customers know they are closed temporarily. Taylor K. Vecsey

Robert Hefner, a preservation adviser working with the Thomas Moran Trust, held an image of the original weathervane in front of the studio where the new one would be placed. Durell Godfrey
Robert Hefner and members of the construction team from John Hummel and Associates, from left, Bruce Rambold, who is overseeing the restoration, Zenon Tuminski, Jon Hummel Jr., and Adam Galecki.Durell Godfrey
Adam Galecki placed the copper weathervane atop the Moran studio turret.Durell Godfrey
All done. Durell Godfrey

New York State reopened portions of Shinnecock Bay to shellfishing on Friday after a two-week closure. N.Y.S.D.E.C.

Village warned of legal and political consequences
Lee Avenue in East Hampton Village is representative of a classic East Hampton Village style and sense of place that officials would like to see preserved. David E. Rattray

That great white? She’s off Virginia this week
Is it safe to go in the water? The travels of more than 100 tagged sharks, including some captured off Montauk last year, are being tracked online at OCEARCH.org.

Springs defeats $2 million for traffic control plan
John Ryan Sr. was sworn-in immediately after being elected to a two-year term on the East Hampton School Board.
A voter got ready to cast his ballot in the Springs School Board election and budget vote on Tuesday night.Christine Sampson

The 2014 Memorial Day parade in East Hampton Morgan McGivern
Morgan McGivern
Morgan McGivern


Owners of Montauk Shores Condominiums were seeking special permits to replace their structures with substantially larger ones. T.E. McMorrow

The season is full of opportunities to socialize and help out good causes
The pond at the Sender estate in Noyac, which on Sunday will host this year’s Planned Parenthood benefit