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Jerry Ross is a retired NASA astronaut who will be a presenter at the Higher Orbits "Go for Launch!" program in July at LTV Studios. Photo courtesy Higher Orbits

Traffic backed up at the circle as emergency workers closed down one lane of Route 114 as they dealt with the accident in the woods. Kate Soroka

T.E. McMorrow

The Great Bonac Firework Show will go on this year, but the Clamshell Foundation, which sponsors it, will not do so next year. Joanne Pilgrim


Giving a tech-savvy generation the building blocks for tomorrow’s jobs
Kembly Berrocal, right, a teaching assistant at the Wainscott School, helped a young student with a coding activity during a technology lesson. Christine Sampson photos
Amahya Yannacone Vargas, an East Hampton High School student, worked on an engineering project using metal components in a class taught by Trevor Gregory.
Paige Francis and Lila Osborn, two Wainscott School students, showed off Lego robotics creations they made.

Case of allegedly hazardous house to go to trial
An owner of this Hoover Court house in Montauk is facing 44 code violation charges in East Hampton Town Justice Court in a potential jury trial that could be scheduled as soon as August. T.E. McMorrow

Anna Lytton's mother, Kate Rabinowitz, addressed the gathering while Anna's father, Rameshwar Das, looked on. Joanne Pilgrim
The plaque at the foot of the tree dedicated to Anna LyttonMorgan McGivern
East Hampton Village Police Officer Jack Bartelme, one of the first officers on the scene of the accident that killed Anna Lytton, helped organize the dedication.Joanne Pilgrim
Rameshwar Das, Anna's father
East Hampton Village Police Chief Gerard Larsen also addressed the crowd.Joanne Pilgrim

At Driftwood Shores in Springs, it is neighbor versus neighbor over access
Kenneth and Judith Reiss told the East Hampton Town Trustees that the deed to their property on Driftwood Lane in Springs extends to the high-water mark’. Christopher Walsh photos

Foundation’s good works are ‘a way of carrying her along’
Students from East Hampton High School returned to the Springs School to paint a mural, under the auspices of the Anna Mirabai Lytton Foundation. Rameshwar Das photos
Springs School kindergarten through eighth grade students participated in yoga sessions sponsored by the Anna M. Lytton Foundation
Field trips for writing sessions at places like the Long House Reserve in East Hampton and the Warhol Preserve in Montauk were among the programs the foundation offered to Springs students