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Ray Gualtieri, the superintendent of the East Hampton schools, will take a job in Pennsylvania at the end of July. Morgan McGivern

Unearthed grenade sends bomb squad to Gansett
When a hand grenade was found by landscapers at an Amagansett house on Tuesday, the Suffolk police bomb squad responded. Above, an officer unloaded the squad’s bomb-disposal robot. County Officer Paul Carpenito, above right, had help getting into a protective suit. After a hole was dug, the grenade was detonated. Jon Rosen Photos

After many snags, town and county seal the deal
Tony Duke, who founded Boys Harbor in 1937, with Alan Sosne, an attorney for the Boys and Girls Harbor organization, when the East Hampton camp property was sold to East Hampton Town and Suffolk County last week.

The brick water tower at Westmoreland Farm features a clock at the top. Its height of 110 feet made it ideal for the flying scenes the first time the play “Peter Pan” was performed on American soil, in the summer of 1905, plein-air style. Bridget LeRoy

After razor-thin loss in 2010, G.O.P. Congressional candidate will try again




Marchers in the East Hampton Memorial Day parade were undaunted by heavy rain. Morgan McGivern