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A Coast Guard Station Montauk crew, similar to the one seen here in July of 2013, is assisting in the search for a crewmember who went missing from the Miss Shauna on Monday. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Erik Swanson

The July Fourth fireworks show is held over Umbrella Beach in Montauk on Tuesday night. Morgan McGivern


A Mini Cooper was apparently abandoned by its driver after it ran off the road in East Hampton Village and came to rest down an embankment in a Hook Pond tributary. David E. Rattray

In East Hampton, the St. Luke's Episcopal Church's family fair will take place on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Durell Godfrey

The July issue's cover art is by the late Howard Kanovitz, showing a moody moment on Gardiner's Bay, circa 1980.

Howard Dean, the former presidential candidate, was among those who spoke at the East Hampton Village Zoning Board of Appeals on Friday. Christopher Walsh


Says shopping party at private residence a no-no
Grey Gardens, which is on the market for just under $18 million, is being rented this summer by American Express, whose plans for the property have already run up against East Hampton Village regulations. David E. Rattray

Ride-hailing services, now legal here at last, abound
One new ride service on the scene is Skedaddle, a crowdsource app that allows users to create their own mass transit routes without being charged until everyone has paid. Skedaddle will offer free service this Saturday and Sunday to anyone who downloads its app.