The driver was injured after her minivan hit a tree on Route 114 in East Hampton Monday morning. Morgan McGivern

East Hampton’s Nick West, at left vying for the ball in the Bayport-Blue Point game, was listed in Sunday’s Newsday as among the players to watch on Long Island. Craig Macnaughton

Petco opened recently in the Bridgehampton Commons. Taylor K. Vecsey

Luck and mother’s quick thinking saved them
After a fire destroyed her Springs house, Judi Bistrian said she was thrilled her family survived. Michael Heller, East Hampton Fire Department
She’s a hero,” Rob Bistrian said of his wife, Judi, who managed to get herself and their two children, including Violet, 11, out of their burning house in Springs. Durell Godfrey
Michael Heller, East Hampton Fire Department

After public outcry, owners consider selling to town

Patricia Hope wants to prove we have chiggers
With microscope in hand, Patricia Hope is at work on a study cataloging local ticks and mites. MorganMcGivern

Consultant will provide details and offer solutions in series of town meetings