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State official warns candidate on flier claim
Babette’s restaurant hosted a meeting for supporters of Democratic candidates for East Hampton Town supervisor and town board on Sunday. Representative Tim Bishop, left, and Zach Cohen, who is running for supervisor, attended. Morgan McGivern

Candidates debate town belt-tightening and openness to public comment
Candidates for East Hampton Town Board, clockwise, Richard Haeg, Steven Gaines, Peter Van Scoyoc, Marilyn Behan, Sylvia Overby, Bill Mott
Candidates for East Hampton Town Board, clockwise, Richard Haeg, Steven Gaines, Peter Van Scoyoc, Marilyn Behan, Sylvia Overby, Bill Mott

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Stephen Grossman and Lisa R. Rana Catherine Tandy Photos

Napeague Harbor
Trees don’t stand a chance on Napeague, except for the pitch pines in little hollows, as the winds sweeping across from south to north in the summer and vice versa in the winter keep any from getting a toehold.

Sharp words over résumés, qualifications

Amagansett church’s building was a home to many groups and memories
Scoville Hall on Meeting House Lane in Amagansett went up in flames in the early hours of Saturday morning. Over 100 firefighters battled the blaze for three hours. There are already plans to rebuild. Morgan McGivern

Town board candidates debate business, land use
Candidates for East Hampton Town Board
Candidates for East Hampton Town Board, clockwise, Richard Haeg, Steven Gaines, Peter Van Scoyoc, Marilyn Behan, Sylvia Overby, Bill Mott Carissa Katz Photos

Financing secured for Harbor condo work
A rendering of what the renovated Bulova Watchcase Factory, soon to be known as the Watchcase Factory Lofts, might look like upon completion. Cape Advisors, which owns the property, says it will renew work on the project in the next two months.

Aware of tough times, president says ‘we’re trying to do the right thing’