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Ditch Plain on Sunday morning All photographs by David E. Rattray
Along downtown Montauk, several empty boxes of golf balls (hit into the ocean?) and Bud Lite cans everywhere
Main Beach, East Hampton Village
Georgica Beach, East Hampton Village
Georgica again. Looks like it was a heck of a party.
And one last at Georgica for good measure

Eric Bramoff is going from a Bridgehampton Killer Bee to a Pierson Whaler. He's leaving his post in Bridgehampton for a similar position in the Sag Harbor School District. Jack Graves



A foundation has been dug for an 1802 Amagansett schoolhouse that will be moved to the grounds of the Amagansett School soon. Christine Sampson
The original Amagansett schoolhouse, which has been on the property of Huntington and Adelaide Sheldon of Atlantic Avenue in Amagansett for many years, will soon be moved to the grounds of the Amagansett School District. Christopher Walsh

Pop-up urban area but no pop-up urban system
Hard numbers are difficult to come by, but one source is the New York State Department of Transportation, which has detailed traffic counts for Route 27, the main road into and out of the area, going back several years. Durell Godfrey

The designer says she couldn’t wear it all in 1,000 years
Mark Vitulano, who helped organize a yard sale of clothes, shoes, accessories and more from Betsey Johnson’s collection, stood amid the bounty on Saturday with Emma Gage and Melissa Pashay. Durell Godfrey photos

Many of youngest left wanting in summer
Barbara Thomas of East Hampton is one of several local gardeners and growers who contribute food to the East Hampton Food Pantry, to help feed families in need. Durell Godfrey

Two Hedges Lane residents fight square-footage limits

When you are surrounded by water, signs of climate change everywhere
Once this cedar tree on Weesuck Creek in East Quogue was on dry land, now it stands as a stark reminder of the combined effects of rising sea levels and coastal erosion. Carl LoBue