A.J. McGuire will leave East Hampton Town police, where he is a lieutenant, and take the helm from Sag Harbor Village Police Chief Tom Fabiano in mid-January. Taylor K. Vecsey

The Starbucks Coffee Company’s East Hampton location will reopen tomorrow

Acting Supreme Court Justice James Hudson ruled on Nov. 4 that the Z.B.A.’s decision was a well-reasoned one and should not be overturned
A State Supreme Court justice ruled the Sag Harbor Village Zoning Board of Appeals had appropriately denied variances to allow a sculpture by the late Larry Rivers to stay. Taylor K. Vecsey

New owners in Southampton; in East Hampton, not yet
Daniel Hirsch, left, and Gregory Harris, former BookHampton employees, bought the Southampton BookHampton from Charline Spektor and renamed it Southampton Books. Jennifer Landes

Defense: son accused in father’s murder can’t stand trial
Thomas Gilbert Jr.

Eleanor Tritt, the Amagansett School superintendent, checked out a geography textbook from 1863 that once belonged to a student at the original Amagansett School, which was moved to the current school grounds recently. Christine Sampson photos and video

Piles are being driven for wooden access walks that will traverse the sandbag seawall being built on the downtown Montauk beach. T.E. McMorrow

Susan Ceslow dug up the largest clam. Morgan McGiven photos
Susan Ceslow's 2-pound, 6.3-ounce behemoth won the largest clam award, as well as an award in the adult category for the largest clam dug from Napeague Harbor.
Ken Dodge's Manhattan chowder won him a prize.
All the clam entries lined up for judging.
There were plenty of clams to eat.
Ethan Stillwach, a winner in previous contests, won in Napeague Harbor's youth category for his 2-pound, 2.2-ounce entry.

Protestors took to the windy downtown Montauk beach on Sunday to protest the Army Corps's ongoing work. Durell Godfrey
Bonnie Brady of Montauk was led off the beach by an East Hampton Town police officer on Monday morning.T.E. McMorrow
Bonnie Brady was led away in handcuffs Monday morning.T.E. McMorrow
Protestors are asking for a sand-only project.Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Work continued on the seawall sandbag project at the beach Monday morning.T.E. McMorrow
Part of the work being done on the Montauk beach.T.E. McMorrow