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Wilson Pantosin was arraigned in New York State Supreme Court in Central Islip on Thursday and is being held without bail. ABC News
According to reports at the time, Mr. Pantosin told first responders several times that no one was in the car with him when it crashed in Springs on Jan. 28, 1999, and caught fire. The other occupant of the vehicle, Wilson Illaisaca, died in the crash.Doug Kuntz

Whether you travel by road or rail, change is afoot in East Hampton Village. The tangle of gravel and traffic cones at the intersection of Route 114 and Buell and Toilsome Lanes should become a completed roundabout by Memorial Day. Durell Godfrey
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has begun preliminary work on a project to raise the railroad trestles over North Main Street and Accabonac Road. Durell Godfrey

Sag Harbor's Sen restaurant and the building that houses it have had a top-to-bottom renovation. It is expected to reopen in June at the earliest. Jamie Buffalino


Jessica Greene is to be treated for several blood disorders at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.

Participants could save up to a third off the base model price
A sign of things to come: Electric cars fueled up at parking meter-style electric pumps at the Southampton BMW dealership. Hilary Thayer Hamann


‘We thought we were safe in our schools’
A vigil for the victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting was held at Hook Mill in East Hampton on Saturday. About 100 people attended, many taking red roses from a bucketful donated by Wittendale's Florist. Durell Godfrey
Gerry Mooney and Vivian Viloria-Fisher, a candidate for the New York First Congressional District Democratic nomination, led the singing of John Lennon's "Imagine."Durell Godfrey
East Hampton Town Councilman Jeffrey Bragman, left, and Village Mayor Paul F. Rickenbach Jr. also spoke.Durell Godfrey
Many of the participants in Saturday's gathering held roses donated by a local flower shop.Durell Godfrey
Young, as well as old, stood somberly at Hook Mill.Durell Godfrey

5-year-old’s ADNP syndrome means days filled with specialists and therapy
Rowland Egerton-Warburton, who was diagnosed with ADNP syndrome, a rare genetic disorder, at home with his physical therapist and behavioral instructor, only two of a long list of specialists contracted to help him develop communication and life skills. Judy D’Mello

Task force hones approach as immigration debate rages
Enda Steck, left, and Audrey Gaines have served together on the East Hampton Town Anti-Bias Task Force since it was created in 1993 to address discrimination. Hilary Thayer Hamann