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House sales were up virtually all across the South Fork
David E. Rattray

A lunar eclipse was visible over Gardiner's Bay and the Bell Estate in Amagansett on Wednesday morning. David E. Rattray

The December meeting of the Hamptons Arts Network took place in the newly renovated barn at the Madoo Conservancy in Sagaponack. Members of the new alliance of South Fork cultural institutions are shown below. Tracy Mitchell, executive director, Bay Street Theater
The Eastville Community Historical Society (with Dr. Georgette Grier-Key).Photos by Durell Godfrey
The Parrish Art Museum.
LongHouse Reserve.
Bay Street Theater and the Southampton Arts Center.

Eleanor Tritt at a school board meeting in 2015 Christine Sampson

A steel barn on farmland in Amagansett built in 2016 sits vacant while several legal wrangles are worked out. David E. Rattray

Goldman Sachs C.E.O.’s personal assistant indicted

Teacher’s students will be virtual participants as she bounds across world
Cara Nelson, a middle school teacher in East Hampton and a dedicated runner, will put her mental and physical fitness to the test as she attempts to compete in marathons on seven continents in as many days. Debra Carneol

Company says 911 calls fail, vast area in Northwest cut off from service
AT&T had hoped to install flat antenna panels on the windmill at Iacono Farm in East Hampton; the town denied the request. Carissa Katz

The "K" in Accaboanc Harbor was dropped for the most part many years ago. No one told the State Department of Environmental Conservation, which denied a Springs School grant request thanks to the confusion.

A three-year rate increase approved in 2015 by the Long Island Power Authority's board will result in a cumulative 7.3-percent increase in the delivery portion of LIPA bills. Carissa Katz