Julia Douglas called for passing cars to honk in support. Bella Lewis
Casey Fenton (middle) and friends made signs for the protest.Bella Lewis
People gathered in front of the plot of land where the proposed CVS would go.Bella Lewis
Members of the Save Bridgehampton Main Street group showed support for the cause.Bella Lewis
Otis Pearsall stood to the side of the traffic to get cars' attention.Bella Lewis

The ocean looked tame in downtown Montauk Thursday, but big swells and rip currents are expected through Saturday as the storm heads north. Jeremy Samuelson

Montauk fireworks James Katsipis

Nearly 600 listings but few Montauk vacancies
From Airbnb, this Montauk house is available with two-night minimum stays and discounts if you book for a week or more.

Lighthouse to be used as a bed and breakfast
Plans are in the works to renovate the historic Cedar Island Lighthouse at Cedar Point, seen here in 1973, the year before a fire gutted its interior. John Reed

New town taxi laws ensnare Afghanistan war veteran in a web of permits
Jorge Jerome, 25, a Montauk resident and veteran of the war in Afghanistan, was arrested last week by East Hampton Town detectives and charged with having a forged permit on his taxi. T.E. McMorrow

Flush fund has 8 deals done, 29 more in the pipe

Public Service Department asks how $24 million project might be amortized