Sun glare may have contributed to an accident on Route 114 in East Hampton Friday evening, in which a Volkswagen Beetle smashed into the back of a tractor-trailer. David E. Rattray

Commercial and recreational harvesters will be able to take shellfish from Northwest Creek from Dec. 15 to April 30. Morgan McGivern

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest of a man, who police said broke into Nichols restaurant in East Hampton Village on Aug. 31 and stole about $15,000. Provided by East Hampton Village Police
Police believe this man is responsible for break-ins at Nichols in East Hampton Village and La Fondita in Amagansett, and they need the public's help to identify him.Courtesy of East Hampton Village Police
Courtesy of East Hampton Village Police

Septic upgrades are needed, but who should pay?
Pio Lombardo, who drafted an East Hampton Town comprehensive wastewater management plan, discussed his findings on Tuesday at the first of several public sessions on the plan. Morgan McGivern

Locals say East Hampton’s energy commitment sets example
The Town of East Hampton’s goal to meet 100 percent of its electricity needs with renewable energy sources by 2020 was represented at the People’s Climate March, held on Sunday in New York City.

Town trustees concerned that poaching may be on the rise, seek help
David E. Rattray

Men in a rowboat had one oar and no lifejackets

D.W.I. arrest for driver ‘out like a light’
Skid marks from the pickup truck Christopher S. Verity drove onto the lawn of the Bridgehampton National Bank in East Hampton Monday morning extended across Gingerbread Lane and at least 20 yards down Church Street. T.E. McMorrow

David E. Rattray