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Elias, a hammerhead shark, was photographed when he was tagged back in July. OCEARCH
OCEARCH

Judge Gary Duffy presented the L.I.H.S.S.R.D. Walk-Trot Equitation Academy Class championship to Emily McGowan at the Hampton Classic. Hampton Classic
The Grand Prix Jumper riders McLain Ward, left, and Quentin Judge presented L.I.H.S.S.R.D. year-end high-score awards during a breakfast at the horse show.Hampton Classic
Isaiah Forte won the L.I.H.S.S.R.D. Walk With Aids Academy Class at the 40th annual Hampton Classic.Hampton Classic

Former President Bill Clinton visited the South Fork Country Club on Thursday, and stopped to take a picture with children, including Ryan Brady, 11, (in the red button-up shirt) and his brother Matthew Brady, 9, (in the blue plaid button-up shirt next to his brother). Gary Brady
Bill Clinton dined with a party of 14 on Thursday evening at Indian Wells Tavern in Amagansett, and then the restaurant serenaded him with "Happy Birthday." Later, he posed for photos with the entire staff who served him from the dishwasher to the owner.Wordhampton

LIRR Instagram
The Long Island Rail Road posted notices on Instagram and other social media sites on Thursday imploring Cannonball passengers to cut down on the baggage.

Suffolk County police
Suffolk County police


The presidential hopeful will attend four fund-raisers in her honor during her vacation on the South Fork.
Bill Clinton arrived at East Hampton Airport on Sunday. Hillary Rodham Clinton was expected in town on tomorrow. Doug Kuntz

Fire commissioners say cost would be too great
The Springs Fire Department is the only agency on the South Fork without a paid paramedic or critical care technician, relying only on its volunteers to answer calls, like this one in Clearwater Beach on Friday. Doug Kuntz

Town committee sees need for lethal herd control
The town's deer management advisory committee has recommended increased deer hunting on town lands to thin the herd here. Durell Godfrey

Radioactive? But how?
Cliff Kalfaian tested the black sands in Montauk with his Geiger counter earlier this year.