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Flames driven by high winds rapidly engulfed the West End Road house on Wednesday afternoon.Doug Kuntz
Little was left standing after the fire that ripped through Peter Morton's East Hampton Village mansion on Wednesday afternoon.Morgan McGivern

Tommy Bracco, a dancer and choreographer who was in the original cast of “Newsies!” on Broadway, taught students a dance number from that show during a workshop on Saturday. <I>Durell Godfrey<P> Durell Godfrey
Middle school students learned a musical number.Durell Godfrey
Students listened as Nadia Dajani talked about being a professional actor.Durell Godfrey
Yean Franco sang Leonard Cohen's "Halleluja" with tips from Jack Feldman.Durell Godfrey
Jonathan Howe played piano and Jack Feldman listened as Georgia Bennett sang a song from "Grease." Durell Godfrey
Nadia Dajani discussed the acting craft with a group of students.Durell Godfrey
Jack Feldman, left, Nadia Dajani, and Tommy Bracco donated their time for the Saturday workshop.Durell Godfrey

Marchers huddled under umbrellas in the Am O'Gansett Parade on Saturday. Morgan McGivern
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Morgan McGivern
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Christopher Walsh
Christopher Walsh
Michael Clark of Crossroads Music led the parade as the grand marshal.Christopher Walsh
Christopher Walsh
Christopher Walsh



The Coast Guard supplies stickers to identify owners of kayaks, canoes, and paddleboards, in case they go missing.

Lt. Christopher M. Hatch, who has been the commander of the Montauk precinct since 2012, will say goodbye to police work later this month. T.E. McMorrow

Cantwell and Van Scoyoc met with resistance
Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc wasted no time in complying with the East Hampton Town Trustees’ demand that the sign prohibiting alcohol at Indian Wells Beach in Amagansett be removed, taking it with him to their Tuesday night meeting. Christopher Walsh

Town board considering reversing watercraft ban

The little-noticed but vital work of Most Holy Trinity’s outreach director
The parish outreach program at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church is open to any resident in need, said Doreen Quaranto, its director. Morgan McGivern