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Clerk: Vote on wind farm deal may not happen
“There are records that indicate in 1881 . . . the trustees turned over Beach Lane to the commissioners of highways,” the town trustees’ clerk, Francis Bock, said Tuesday. David E. Rattray

Celebrity deaths lead to frank discussions
In memory of her son, Mathew, who committed suicide in 2017, Dana Lester’s tattoo pays tribute to the 17-year-old, who cared so much about bees that he planned a pollinator garden to provide them with blooms through three seasons of the year. Judy D’Mello

Scott Lewis, a financial-tech entrepreneur who lives in Southampton, unveiled a new cryptocurrency exchange card for the newly opened Straight Arrow Archery range in Shinnecock Hills, the second local business to sign on to Wampum First. Judy D’Mello

A proposal to hold an East Hampton Library benefit on preserved town land in Amagansett has not been warmly welcomed by some of the hamlet's representatives. David E. Rattray

New regulations for the parking lots serving Ditch Plain Beach in Montauk are the topic of a Town Hall hearing tonight. Jane Bimson


Standing in front of the Dominy clock that they donated to East Hampton Village, Maureen McFall Cayer and her son, David, met with Mayor Paul F. Rickenbach Jr. in the office of Robert Hefner, the village’s director of historic services, last Thursday. Durell Godfrey

Aside from the size of the house, Camilla Edwards had no particular design in mind when she had Kilkare built in the late 1800s.

Randy Bresnik, a NASA astronaut, and his wife, Rebecca Bresnik, associate chief counsel for international matters at NASA’s Johnson Space Center, will speak in East Hampton on June 27 and 29. NASA