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Absentee ballots had supervisor on top by 15
Mr. Wilkinson, the Republican candidate
Mr. Wilkinson

Sam’s, the venerable restaurant, and Scoop, the chic boutique, on the block
Sam’s restaurant is on the market for $6.5 million, while the asking price for the building that houses Scoop is $13.95 million.
Sam’s restaurant is on the market for $6.5 million, while the asking price for the building that houses Scoop is $13.95 million. Morgan McGivern Photos

Sammy’s Beach got sand, Lazy Point won’t
Sand dredged from the bottom of the Montauk Harbor Inlet has been added to a beach just east of the Soundview Drive community.
Sand dredged from the bottom of the Montauk Harbor Inlet has been added to a beach just east of the Soundview Drive community. Russell Drumm

Police chief is named man of the year
The Montauk Chamber of Commerce’s man of the year, Edward V. Ecker Jr.
The Montauk Chamber of Commerce’s man of the year, Edward V. Ecker Jr.

North Main convenience store plans prompt review of tangled property history
148 North Main Street in East Hampton, home now to an Empire gas station,

3,777 lights on the Montauk Lighthouse.
Msgr. Peter Anthony Libasci had the honor of flipping the switch that ignited 3,777 lights on the Montauk Lighthouse.

Blessed with a perfect Thanksgiving Day weather-wise, a lot of families turned out.
Blessed with a perfect Thanksgiving Day weather-wise, a lot of families turned out. Jack Graves

All sides arming for fight next Thursday
The East Hampton Town Board’s decision about whether to take a federal grant for security and deer fencing around the airport may have repercussions for future noise abatement efforts there. Morgan McGivern