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A big draw as always, the procession brought hundreds of costumed revelers to the village
Durell Godfrey
One of the more elaborate getups in Sag Harbor’s Ragamuffin parade on Sunday was a multi-person spider costume that crawled down the street with the O’Brien family. Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Babies’ first Ragamuffin parade. Erik Batt and Daniel Marsili took their costumed twin girls, Harper and Ellis Marsili-Batt, out on the town in Sag Harbor for the annual parade on Sunday. Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey

Justin T. Bennett told police he was addicted to heroin
Justin T. Bennett, 35, appeared in East Hampton Town Justice Court on Thursday on charges that he stole cash and jewelry from as many as 14 houses. Morgan McGivern

Request adds geotubes, ignores Ditch Plain

District, down to one volunteer, faces surge of calls and dearth of help
Amagansett ambulance volunteers may soon get support from paid emergency personnel to meet the increasing number of calls and training demands. T.E. McMorrow

Efficiency changes dominated conversation
Steven Tekulsky, on left, and Carl Irace Morgan McGivern Photos

Four candidates for East Hampton Town Board, from left, Job Potter, Councilman Dominick Stanzione, Town Clerk Fred Overton, and Kathee Burke-Gonzalez, talked through the issues Monday night in East Hampton. Morgan McGivern

County Legislator Jay Schneiderman and Southampton Town Councilman Chris Nuzzi at a debate in East Hampton. Mr. Nuzzi hopes to unseat Mr. Schneiderman on Nov. 5. Morgan McGivern



Roz Block put a birdhouse and a flock in a hat for her creation, sure to be a hit at the Easter parade. Morgan McGivern Photos
No one said you couldn't channel Andy Warhol, as in this Pop-inspired creation.
Stacy Quarty was loving the alien for her piece in the auction.
A bird can have many meanings, including this interpretation by Eric Ernst, no doubt taking the British slang for "woman" as his inspiration.
The artist Cruz and his his wife, Patti Cruz, came with his amphibious submarine creation.
Unusual materials, such as wine corks, gave a new meaning to repurposing and sustainability.
Daniel Pollera's "Night Birds" had a beach-y feel.