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Christy Ferer argued with the board that she should be granted a hearing, despite there being no process set up by which she can apply for a special permit to build a house larger than 4,000 square feet. Taylor K. Vecsey

Catch and release is a conservation practice in which after capture the fish is unhooked and released back into the water
Charles Anderle fished at the end of Gerard Drive in Springs this week. David Kuperschmid

Durell Godfrey

Questions answered, but many persist over housing plan
Following her presentation Monday on the East Hampton Housing Authority's proposed affordable housing complex in Amagansett, Katy Casey, the group's executive director looked on as Town Supervisor Larry Cantwell addressed the large crowd gathered in the American Legion Hall. Morgan McGivern

Christine Sampson

Terry Kemper brought his telescopes to the East Hampton High School campus on Monday to give students from Christopher Merkert's earth science class a look at the transit of Mercury, which can't be seen again until 2019. Durell Godfrey

The Bridgehampton Fire Department will christen its new tanker truck, along with a new fire police vehicle, during an open house on Sunday afternoon. Joey Hernandez

The Child Development Center of the Hamptons in Wainscott, the South Fork's only charter school, will close next month. Christine Sampson


Edwina von Gal with her new dog, Clover, that she picked up just one day earlier. Ms. von Gal also provided advice about toxin-free gardens and landscaping. Durell Godfrey photos
Luzmila Gonzalez and Lucas
Sorry, this bulldog wasn't one of the pets up for adoption.
Mrs. Butterworth was adopted last year and back to visit.
Eric Weston with the ultimate lapdog, 12-year-old Magic
Charlie Dickens, the poodle
At left, a woman with her attentive pup, and Susan Burke, right, with Jack, the labrador retriever, and Charlie Dickens, the poodle.
Dorothy Frankel with Ben, who was planted a kiss on Billy Rayner.
From left, except for the dogs, Scott Howe, the new executive director, Sandra Powers, William Rayner, Lisa McCarth, Bobby Lieberman, Katherine Rayner, Zoe Kamitses.