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Any later in the night and it would have been "a total loss," said Sag Harbor's first assistant chief
Sag Harbor firefighters battle a blaze on Robeson Boulevard in Sag Harbor Village late Wednesday evening. Michael Heller
Neighbors called 911 after seeing flames shooting through the roof at a house on Robeson Boulevard.Michael Heller

Questions about Three Mile Harbor, Georgica
The state’s Department of Environmental Conservation closed more of Accabonac Harbor to shellfishing in November, but new data in a report commissioned by the East Hampton Town Trustees suggest some areas could have remained open. Durell Godfrey

Restroom rehab, more parking and control
Under the new proposal, the booth will be moved up toward Bluff Road which will allow additional parking on the west side of Indian Wells Highway, where there is now a sidewalk.


Utility to offer three underground routes, and costs, within four months
Work to complete the installation of 65-foot poles between East Hampton and Amagansett continues, as officials and residents push for a halt to the project. Durell Godfrey
The Town Hall meeting room was filled to capacity during a sit-down on March 5 between respresentatives of PSEG Long Island, local and state officials, and representatives of a community group opposed to the project. Joanne Pilgrim

A group of rocking Elvises was among those taking part in the 2013 Montauk Friends of Erin St. Patrick's Day parade. Carrie Ann Salvi
The parade route follows South Edgemere Street (also known as Edgemere Road) from near the Montauk Firehouse, doglegs past the post office, and ends on Montauk Highway/Route 27 near the Montauk I.G.A. food store.Montauk Friends of Erin


Cyril's Fish House on Montauk Highway between Amagansett and Montauk is a popular afternoon spot for summer crowds to get a post-beach or pre-nightclub drink. East Hampton Town officials voted Thursday to aggressively seek resolution of multiple alleged zoning code violations there. Morgan McGivern

William LaGarenne, left, and Freddie Parker, right, remained in custody as they left East Hampton Town Justice Court with police officers on Thursday. Morgan McGivern Photos

Jeremy Samuelson extended his hand at a meeting Wednesday with PSEG Long Island officials, hoping for a gesture of good faith from the utility's president, David M. Daly, who declined. Joanne Pilgrim
East Hampton Town Hall's main meeting room was filled to capacity Wednesday at a meeting where state and local officials, members of a new citizens group, and PSEG Long Island representatives faced off over an ongoing project to install new power lines through several residential neighborhoods and past preserved farmland.John Musnicki