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Neighbors had warned officials previously
Lola, a 7-year-old Shih Tzu, was killed when a pit bull terrier attacked her last Thursday at her owner’s weekend house in Springs.

Party-house organizer arraigned in Southampton on 59 counts
Lee Hnetinka, right, with Michael A. Gajdos, his new attorney, was arraigned in Southampton Town Justice Court on Friday on 59 charges, mostly misdemeanors, in connection with alleged party house rentals. Hampton Pix

Residents ask town police to do more
Janis Hewitt

Montauk’s “two Mikes” bring shellfish to the table
Mike Martinsen, left, and Mike Doall
Mike Martinsen, left, and Mike Doall, are the “two Mikes” behind the Montauk Shellfish Company’s oyster farm in Lake Montauk. Russell Drumm

Airport is as loud as ever and will be bigger soon, anti-noise groups charge

People gathered around a fire in the courtyard at Solé East during a fund-raiser there in June. The resort has announced plans for a three-day music, yoga, and fashion festival next month. Janis Hewitt

Police seek help in Water Mill hit and run
Suzanne Lavenas was killed in a two-car collision in Montauk on Tuesday. T.E. McMorrow

Citations issued for overcrowding and noise

Candidate spoke at the Creeks about education and the economy
Guests for a Mitt Romney presidential campaign fund-raiser were checked in at Ron Perelman’s Creeks estate in East Hampton on Sunday. Rossa Cole

Only other recent sighting was in Georgia in 2007
Many thought-to-be-extinct ladybugs were found on weed leaves at Quail Hill Farm on Tuesday.
Many thought-to-be-extinct ladybugs were found on weed leaves at Quail Hill Farm on Tuesday. Carrie Ann Salvi