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Sag Harbor Village police will be run by a new chief come January. Taylor K. Vecsey

East Hampton officials question schools’ use as Election Day polling places
The East Hampton School Board asked the Suffolk County Board of Elections to move polling places elsewhere. The answer was no. Morgan McGivern

Civil case targets driver in fatal August crash
The family of Paul G. Hansen T.E. McMorrow

Committee hears call to protect ‘single-family character of our community’

Doug Kuntz
Durell Godfrey

$2,000 a month for one bedroom, one bath
A tenant of East Hampton’s only “high-rise,” Alejandra Lucci, who co-owns East Hampton Flowers on North Main Street, leaves small bouquets at her neighbors’ doors when there are extras from her shop. Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey

Eight arrested for refusing to leave beach
Eight protestors had been arrested as of yesterday for refusing to leave the work zone where contractors have excavated dunes and are digging up sand. Joanne Pilgrim
A crowd of protesters assembled near the Army Corps’s dune excavation on Sunday. Doug Kuntz
James Katsipis, an organizer of the protests, was arrested on Friday for disorderly conduct.Morgan McGivern
Town Supervisor Larry Cantwell, center, flanked by Town Councilwoman Sylvia Overby and Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc, with Councilwoman Kathee Burke-Gonzalez at far right, faced a crowd of seawall opponents at a town board meeting in Montauk at Tuesday.Joanne Pilgram
To express opposition to the Army Corps of Engineers sandbag seawall now being installed along the downtown Montauk beach, surfers took to the water on Sunday morning joined by a line of supporters on shore numbering several hundred. Joanne Pilgrim
People at Tuesday’s meeting displayed their wishes in signs, urging the board to stop the project.Morgan McGivern

Tracy Stoloff and Thomas Muse were the latest to be arrested in an ongoing protest of the Army Corps's work on the downtown Montauk beach. T.E. McMorrow

Her last text reminded children she loved them
Carlos R. Aucapina said he believes his estranged wife, Lilia, who has been missing since Oct. 10, is still alive. T.E. McMorrow