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The audience, including dozens of police officers and chiefs from other departments on the East End, applauded Steven E. Skrynecki’s appointment last Thursday as Southampton Town’s new police chief. Taylor K. Vecsey
Supervisor Jay Schneiderman, left, and Steven E. Skrynecki, who will become the chief of the Southampton Town Police Department in January.


Morgan McGivern

Long Island owes most of its origin and features to the Wisconsin glaciation
The large rocks deposited in this area when it was formed by a glacier some 25,000 years ago fall out of the Montauk bluffs as they recede, ending up on the beach and, as sea level rises, in the water. Durell Godfrey

One sure way to send a small light lure a long distance is to utilize a casting egg
Weather put a damper on fishing last week, but Dr. Arthur Boshnack still managed to snag a decent-size striper from Gardiner’s Bay. Capt. Merritt White

Tim Kaine, at left with Hillary Clinton, and Mike Pence, with Donald Trump, will discuss their running mates' positions tonight at 9.

Montauk traffic stop results in felony charges
Alimdzkan Angeles-Abreu is being held on $25,000 bail. T.E. McMorrow

A New York City medallion taxi crashed through a fence at the Hedges Inn in East Hampton. The driver has been charged with drunken driving. T.E. McMorrow.

Kids took turns blowing plastic shofars during a 2013 Rosh Hashana celebration at the Jewish Center of the Hamptons. Irene Silverman

Doug Kuntz