A small deck fire at Carter Burwell's house on Marine Boulevard in Amagansett in the early morning hours on Friday led to an arson investigation.
Is anybody out there? Eddie Schnell operated through the night as the Bonac Amateur Radio Club worked to make contact with operators in all 50 states.
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Setting up the equipment on Saturday afternoon
The view from high up in a bucket truckTara Israel
Marshall Helfand, seated, made contact with a station in Alaska, while Steve Akkala, the club's president, and William Raynor looked on.Tara Israel
A map of contact pointsTara Israel
A military tent lent to the club by Jimmy Grimes became headquarters for members' 24-hour stint at the GATR site in Montauk.Tara Israel
The Bonac Amateur Radio Club
Tom Mets, at left, sent code, while Eddie Schnell looked on; Geo Palaez, second from right, and Sid Field worked a digital mode. Tara Israel
East Hampton Town Police Chief Michael Sarlo
David Calone and Anna Throne-Holst
Supervisor Jay Schneiderman laid out his idea for increasing pedestrian safety, while keeping traffic moving through downtown Bridgehampton, at a citizens advisory committee meeting on Monday night. Pamela Harwood, the chairwoman, looked on.
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Annual water testing performed at East Hampton Middle School in the spring came back negative for lead content.
While East Hampton Town Trustees want both vehicle access points at Maidstone Park Beach in East Hampton to remain, many agreed that one had been widened and should be narrowed.
Sgt. John Whitehead and Sgt. Owen O’Neill of the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department oversaw a labor crew from the county’s Riverhead correctional facility at the American Legion Hall in Amagansett. Sergeant Whitehead retired yesterday, and Sergeant O’Neill has assumed his role.
After a few tense moments on the steps of Southampton Town Hall, Mitch Winston, right, was ultimately the winning bidder at the auction of the old Morpurgo house in Sag Harbor Village.
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Joel Zweig, right, with a man, identified only as the principal of Atlantic View Holding, the lender on the property who drove the price of the house up at the auction.
Scott Strough of the Compass agency, who helped broker the deal, said the new owner is committed to working with the village.