A tenant of East Hampton’s only “high-rise,” Alejandra Lucci, who co-owns East Hampton Flowers on North Main Street, leaves small bouquets at her neighbors’ doors when there are extras from her shop.
Eight protestors had been arrested as of yesterday for refusing to leave the work zone where contractors have excavated dunes and are digging up sand.
A crowd of protesters assembled near the Army Corps’s dune excavation on Sunday. Doug Kuntz
James Katsipis, an organizer of the protests, was arrested on Friday for disorderly conduct.Morgan McGivern
Town Supervisor Larry Cantwell, center, flanked by Town Councilwoman Sylvia Overby and Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc, with Councilwoman Kathee Burke-Gonzalez at far right, faced a crowd of seawall opponents at a town board meeting in Montauk at Tuesday.Joanne Pilgram
To express opposition to the Army Corps of Engineers sandbag seawall now being installed along the downtown Montauk beach, surfers took to the water on Sunday morning joined by a line of supporters on shore numbering several hundred. Joanne Pilgrim
People at Tuesday’s meeting displayed their wishes in signs, urging the board to stop the project.Morgan McGivern
Tracy Stoloff and Thomas Muse were the latest to be arrested in an ongoing protest of the Army Corps's work on the downtown Montauk beach.
Carlos R. Aucapina said he believes his estranged wife, Lilia, who has been missing since Oct. 10, is still alive.
East Hampton Village Mayor Paul F. Rickenbach Jr. thanked the veterans after the parade.Morgan McGivern
Mastery Gunnery Sgt. Brian Carabine, who leads the V.F.W. Post, center, was one of the veterans taking part in the parade Wednesday.Morgan McGivern
Two young girls enjoyed a Veterans pancake breakfast to kick off Veterans Day at the East Hampton Y.M.C.A. RECenter on Wednesday morning.Morgan McGivern
Kids with Camp Soul Grow offered a wreath in honor of veterans in Montauk.Janis Hewitt
Mia Walsh, left, and Beatrice Flight waved their own homemade flag in Montauk.Janis Hewitt
Boy scouts saluted the troops in Montauk.Janis Hewitt
The anniversary of Armistice Day was observed at the American Legion in Amagansett at the 11th hour of the 11th month at 11 a.m.Morgan McGivern
John Behan, a former New York State Assemblyman and Vietnam war veteran, spoke at a ceremony in Montauk last year. He lost both legs in a land-mine explosion in 1966.
A Veterans Day march in Sag Harbor will kick off at 10 a.m.Morgan McGivern