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Christine Sampson

Swing your partner
Jolie Parcher was at work on the former G.H. Bass & Co. shoe outlet space at Amagansett Square with help from Jaime Escalante in preparation for her yoga center’s move across the square this spring. Morgan McGivern

Kayla Murray of Bayport, also known as Kayla McKean, was arrested by East Hampton Town police over the weekend on two felony counts of grand larceny, stemming from an incident on Plank Road around midnight Saturday. T.E. McMorrow

Members of the Southampton Civil Service Employees Association filled the Town Hall meeting room last week in support of a settlement agreement reached with Supervisor Jay Schneiderman, despite objections from other members of the board and the town highway superintendent. Taylor K. Vecsey

The East Hampton Town Trustees will support a bill that would expand the jurisdiction of Sag Harbor Village in order to regulate moorings and vessels beyond the village’s present boundary. Morgan McGivern

White sand, orange sand, what about summer?
Beach grass planted in straight rows atop a buried sandbag wall on Montauk’s downtown beach will be fenced off and pedestrian access to the shore allowed only over wooden walkways at four different oceanfront spots.
A gravel road will provide vehicle access to the Montauk downtown ocean beach above a buried line of sandbags installed by the Army Corps of Engineers to protect shorefront buildings. A second vehicle access to be installed will be of reinforced concrete. T.E. McMorrow Photos

Judge's order could put popular Montauk club in hands of a temporary receiver
T.E. McMorrow

Pictured with Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr., far left, are David Elliot, the Bridgehampton School's band director, Lois Favre, the district superintendent, and the members of the Tewa Marimba Ensemble, not in order: Isaiah Aqui, Autumn Street, Harriet DeGroot, Ameer Brunson, Nia Dawson, Elizabeth Hochstedler, Laura Uribe, Patricia Figueroa, Matthew Hostetter, and Michael Smith.