Lily Baron helped a business partner open a teashop in Kasese, Uganda, from afar as part of her senior project at the Ross School. Morgan McGivern
Joe Ando-Hirsh recently built a wind fan that powers a water purification system. Inspired while on a trip to the Galapagos Islands, the Ross School senior hopes his project might provide rural dwellers with access to clean drinking water. Morgan McGivern

A 7-Eleven store is planned for this Montauk Highway, Amagansett, building just east of the I.G.A. A building permit was issued last week for interior renovations. David E. Rattray

Highway departments plan their strategies in face of continued heavy snows
The road crews sanding, salting, and plowing in East Hampton Town and Village are bearing up under a very busy winter so far. Morgan McGivern

Neighbors decry taller poles and powerful lines
Christopher Walsh

Full-day programs for tots among the attractions drawing families to hamlet

“Now in your high-end market [a home theater] is almost a given”
A cozy home theater at Rose Hill Point, a property in Water Mill listed by Gary DePersia of Corcoran for $32.95 million Amanda Switzer

Students in New York State must by law attend school for 180 days per year
Durell Godfrey

Five groups will clean the ocean shoreline
Durell Godfrey

The town’s budget and finance advisory committee will be asked to conduct a financial analysis of the airport, focusing on operating expenses