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The East Hampton Town Historic Records Project
Handwritten East Hampton Town minutes are among a trove of documents and rare archival materials being scanned as part of the East Hampton Town Historic Records Project. Note the 1701 doodle near the top of the page! East Hampton Library
Ruth Stratton’s hundred-year-old letter was preserved by the East Hampton Library’s Long Island Collection in a digital collaboration with the town. The letter is included in “East Hampton in World War I,” a previously unknown collection of letters home from war-torn France. East Hampton Library

A Hamptons Institute discussion Tuesday at Guild Hall
Rhea Suh, the president of the National Resources Defense Council, will take part in a Hamptons Institute panel talk on climate change at Guild Hall in East Hampton on Tuesday. The actor Alec Baldwin has organized the series and will make an introduction. Zoe Fisher

They came to the forum, they listened, but they couldn’t ask questions

Trump’s violent exhortation was not welcomed

The East End Classic Boat Society, a not-for-profit whose goal is to educate members about classic boatbuilding techniques and preserve classic marine designs
By teaching campers boatbuilding and woodworking skills, the East End Classic Boat Society hopes to help preserve the art of boatbuilding, and possibly open doors to future careers. Jackie Pape photos

Party-policing changes as terror tactics evolve
At Super Saturday in Bridgehampton, a benefit for the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, Southampton Town police officers stood by with semiautomatic rifles. Carrie Ann Salvi

“I love when the weather forecast keeps the weekend mob scene at the dock."
Left, Andy Zuccitti of East Hampton hoisted a 50-pound bluefin he caught south of Montauk last week. Right, Ole Olsen snagged a 14.52-pound fluke on the Ebb Tide II Harvey Bennett and Ebb–II Photos


A 5K run-walk in Sag Harbor honoring that village’s heroic Marine, Jordan C. Haerter
The women’s top three were Tara Farrell, center, Barbara Gubbins, at left, and Sinead FitzGibbon. Jack Graves
Troy Taylor, a 4:02 miler when he was at the University of North Texas, was the winner of Jordan’s Run. Jack Graves