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As fish numbers decline, ‘quiet trend’ raises concerns up and down coast
Striped bass populations seem to be on the wane, but the decline is probably not due to overfishing, experts said. Jim Levison

Zach Cohen gets endorsement; Bill Wilkinson questions his credibility
Supervisor Bill Wilkinson, with Tina Piette
Supervisor Bill Wilkinson, with Tina Piette, a Republican committeewoman, got ready to give his 2011 campaign bumper sticker a test drive during a G.O.P. meet-the-candidates event at East Hampton Point on Sunday.

By Fran Castan
Sam Castan interviewing Gen. Ton That Dinh in November 1963, shortly after the death of President Ngo Dinh Diem of South Vietnam. The general played an essential role in the coup.
Wainscott Post Office
Durell Godfrey

Group pushes gentle new offensive against deer
The East Hampton Group for Wildlife is advocating a pilot deer-contraception program. Durell Godfrey

Gustavo Torres claims aggressive driver caused him to lose control
An unidentified man tried to help Gustavo Torres out of his truck after it flipped on its side in a Friday evening accident on Montauk Highway on Napeague. Cole Brauer

Crusader watches strand for wayward dogs
dog on beach

Richard Poveromo of the East Hampton Trails Preservation Society stood above the brick-strewn former basement of Isaac Van Scoy’s 18th-century house in Northwest Woods. Russell Drumm