Heat wave is a factor, while opening pond to ocean must wait for plovers

Tired of waiting, the Bistrians target 30 acres
Morgan McGivern

Carl Irace, an East Hampton attorney, is part of a pilot program that supplies lawyers for arraignments on weekends in Southampton Town and Village Justice Courts. T.E. McMorrow

Larry Baum, a parent of four, was one of many parents urging the Sag Harbor School Board on Monday to extend the superintendent’s contract. Christine Sampson

Durell Godfrey

Charged in the murder of his father, he is declared competent

Using a drone rather than a surf rod to deliver a baited hook
Capt. Tom Federico, right, hauled in this striper by Great Eastern Rock on Aug. 9 fishing aboard his boat, the Surfmaster. It was 46 inches long and weighed between 35 and 40 pounds.
Patty Sales with a Three Mile Harbor bottlefish, caught on Tuesday.