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Marketa Grant from East Hampton High School joined the Sag Harbor March for Our Lives on Saturday. Lisa Tamburini
The Sag Harbor rally was several hundred strong.Lisa Tamburini
In Sag Harbor, the Rev. Karen Ann Campbell of Christ Episcopal Church stood in the midst of 17 cardboard coffins bearing the names of the students and teachers killed last month in the Parkland, Fla., school shooting. The coffins were later moved to the church lawn.Durell Godfrey
Among the East Hampton students who traveled to the March for Our Lives in Washington were several who will be old enough to vote in the next election.Sutton Lynch
The shooting in Florida moved many young people to action and activism.Durell Godfrey Photos
Parents marched with young children and babies.Durell Godfrey
Sinead Murray, a student, helped organize the Sag Harbor march and also spoke to the crowd.Lisa Tamburini
Marchers in Sag HarborChristopher Walsh
Christopher Walsh

The Eastern Long Island Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation is taking a float made almost entirely of garbage collected on beaches to the Montauk St. Patrick's Day parade. Mara Dias

Several renderings of a reconfigured and paved “Dirt Lot” at Ditch Plain Beach in Montauk were displayed at East Hampton Town Hall on Tuesday.

Hedges Inn events nixed as party laws loom
Joanne Lester O’Brien pleaded with the East Hampton Village Board to reconsider its decision to deny a permit for her son’s March 31 wedding reception at the Hedges Inn.
Joanne Lester O’Brien pleaded with the East Hampton Village Board to reconsider its decision to deny a permit for her son’s March 31 wedding reception at the Hedges Inn. Jamie Bufalino

Facility between pond and bay will store power for use during peak hours
NextEra Energy’s Montauk Energy Storage Center will be located on a triangular parcel between the Long Island Rail Road tracks and North Shore Road. T.E. McMorrow

Calls town responsible for chemical contamination

Local growers and producers bring food politics to life
Ian Calder-Piedmonte of Balsam Farms spoke about the farming industry to eighth graders at the East Hampton Middle School as part of their study of “The Omnivore’s Dilemma” by Michael Pollan. Judy D’Mello

Vocational courses will prepare students to fill unmet demands of local service industries
Andrew Rigby, right, the technology and manufacturing teacher at East Hampton High School, gave a lesson on shingling the exterior of a building, as part of a building trades class. Judy D'Mello

At a meeting in Noyac on Tuesday, Larry Penny thanked environmental groups for pressing the Suffolk County Health Department to release results from test wells at the Sand Land mine on the Noyac-Bridgehampton border. Hilary Thayer Hamann