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Warm December got people off couch and into stores, a boon for retailers
"When it snows, people are staying home in their pajamas doing online shopping," said Lisa Field of the Sag Harbor Variety Store. Not so this year, as pre-Christmas temperatures rose into the 60s. Durell Godfrey


When the branches begin to sag and needles litter the floor, it's time to take down the Christmas tree. Durell Godfrey

Durell Godfrey

Representative Lee Zeldin in Iraq with MG Richard Clark, commanding general of the 82nd Airborne Division. The large building in the background is the former headquarters of Saddam Hussein's Ba'ath Party.
Representative Lee Zeldin spoke to 82nd Airborne Division paratroopers in Iraq just following their Christmas morning run.
Representative Lee Zeldin spoke with Army colonels about military operations in Iraq and Syria during his visit.

Bruce Negrycz II SCPD

An architect's model for a site in Amagansett where work on 40 rent-controlled apartments could soon begin.
David E. Rattray

39.3 miles in two days for leukemia fund-raiser

Teachers cautiously hopeful about more state control
Common Core workbooks Carissa Katz