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Passengers file onto a train in East Hampton. Durell Godfrey


McLain Ward, fresh off two clean rounds on the way to a team silver at the Rio Olympics and, as it turned out, to a win in Sunday’s Boar’s Head $30,000 Open Jumper Challenge, eyed the course as he entered the Hampton Classic Grand Prix ring with Tina La Boheme. Durell Godfrey
Laura Bowery, of Bridgehampton’s Applewild Farm, and Zerly, a horse owned by McLain Ward, were the 26th to go among Sunday’s 39 Boar’s Head Open Jumper Challenge competitors. Durell Godfrey Photos
Shane Sweetnam, one of a number of Irish riders here, was, with Main Road, the third-place finisher in the Classic’s speed class Sunday. Durell Godfrey
Arabella Moffit with her trainer, Harriet de Leyer, above, was the Classic’s leadline 5-to-7 champion on Haley’s Comet. Jack Graves
Somewhat surprisingly, Marty Bauman, the Classic’s stalwart press officer, who has worked on the horse show circuit for 38 years, and whose knowledge of riding is encyclopedic, had never ridden until he and his family visited Ireland recently.
At 68, Joe Fargis, a two-time Olympic gold medalist in 1984, is still going strong. After spending several hours in the Grand Prix ring judging the leadline classes Sunday morning, he returned on Honolulu 111 to compete that afternoon in the $30,000 Boar’s Head Open Jumper Challenge. Durell Godfrey
Peter Wylde finished up in second place on Paloma in the $30,000 Boar’s Head Open Jumper Challenge on Sunday.Durell Godfrey
Tabatha and Loretta Broderick were among the many competitors in the leadline class on Sunday.Durell Godfrey
Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick cheered their twin daughters on during the leadline class. Durell Godfrey

East Hampton Town is hoping to purchase this land and another parcel east of the municipal parking lot in Amagansett to expand the lot. Carissa Katz

The 2016 Hamptons International Film Festival begins Oct. 6.

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Southampton Town officials invite you to go fly a kite at the beach on Tuesday afternoon. Taylor K. Vecsey

Dancers from DanceHampton won several awards in May at a regional dance competition. The studio, located in East Hampton Village, will hold an open house event on Friday.

East Hampton Town police are looking for this man who was caught on surveillance video at HomeGoods in Wainscott. EHTPD
EHTPD

Julia Moffett was led into East Hampton Town Justice Court for her arraignment on Thursday. Her lawyers said "there is no evidence that my client has done anything wrong." T.E. McMorrow