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Bridget Fleming and Jennifer Maertz will face off in Democratic primary
A debate was held last Wednesday between Town Councilwoman Bridget Fleming, right, and Jennifer Maertz, left, who will run against her. Both candidates seek to oust Senator Kenneth P. LaValle from his first district seat. Carrie Ann Salvi

Ina Mehlig with Dr. Eugene Haller, and their 1977 Cessna 210
Ina Mehlig with Dr. Eugene Haller, and their 1977 Cessna 210 embarked on a cross-ocean journey on Monday. Larry LaVigne II

But the in-betweens are another story

Small farms, food safety, school lunches are on Kirsten Gillibrand’s agenda
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand.
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand discussed food safety and other issues important to her during a visit to the Quail Hill Farm in Amagansett on Sunday morning. Morgan McGivern

Questions about the legality of code enforcement

Jobs growth rate not enough, vice president said
During Vice President Joe Biden’s fund-raising visit to Bridgehampton Friday, top, Suffolk County police secured the site, while an Occupy protester’s flag was displayed upside-down. Rossa Cole and Carrie Ann Salvi Photos

Talks with F.A.A. officials ‘made clear who owns the sky, and it’s not us’

With the presentation of a plaque at a party on Aug. 22, the Montauk Lighthouse officially became a National Historic Landmark. At the event were, from left, Eleanor Ehrhardt of the Lighthouse committee, Robie S. Lange, historian of the National Parks Service, Robert J. Hefner, a historic preservation consultant who worked with Ms. Ehrhardt to receive the recognition, and Scott Martella of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s office. Janis Hewitt

George Richardson, 50, has been missing since early Tuesday.

Ethics queries over Bishop campaign donations
Randy Altschuler
Randy Altschuler