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The proposed site for Sag Harbor Village’s impound yard is currently being used as a temporary parking lot for PSEG trucks. Jamie Bufalino

Laura Tooman of Concerned Citizens of Montauk announced that Christopher Gobler of Stony Brook University will analyze water samples taken from Fort Pond, which has experienced blooms of toxic blue-green algae. Christopher Walsh

West End Road parcel may be ‘too small,’ zoning chairman says
Michael Walsh, representing Bruce Lifton of 26 West End Road, told the East Hampton Village Zoning Board of Appeals that an application to construct a tennis court on an adjacent property should be denied. Christopher Walsh

Deepwater Wind's Block Island Wind Farm has been in operation since late 2016. The company is seeking local approval to bring a power cable ashore in East Hampton Town. Christopher Walsh

After 30 years, Lori Miller-Carr is retiring as the East Hampton Town Trustees’ full-time secretary, but she will continue on a part-time basis. Christopher Walsh

David Pechefsky, one of five Democrats seeking the nomination to face Representative Lee Zeldin, got a boost from the artist Paul Davis, who designed this poster for the candidate. Paul Davis


Mark Poitras received not one, but two awards from the Southampton Town EMS Advisory Committee’s dinner at the Coast Grill Friday night. He took home the Nancy Makson Award of Excellence and the Ralph Oswald Distinction for Inspirational Leadership. Pictured with him is Stacy McGowin, the Sag Harbor Volunteer Ambulance Corps Chief, and Violetta Zamorski, the head of the EMS Advisory Committee. Taylor K. Vecsey
Harry Halsey, the Bridgehampton Fire Department’s nominee for the Nancy Makson Award of Excellence for 2017, was presented with a jacket from the Bridgehampton Emergency Medical Services Company to thank him for his service. Taylor K. Vecsey

An image from "Black Leisure: Respite in Sag Harbor," which will be on view the Eastville Community Historical Society’s museum, opening Saturday.

Rona Klopman, a member of the East Hampton Democratic Committee, is seeking its leadership post. Durell Godfrey