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Beth Doyle, left, the principal at the John M. Marshall Elementary School in East Hampton, said she is looking forward to working with Russell Morgan, right, the newly appointed assistant principal. Christine Sampson

Plantings for substation, and for train station
Contemplating prospective landscaping at the PSEG-Long Island electric substation in Amagansett Saturday were, from left, Michael Cinque of the Amagansett Village Improvement Society, Bob Parkinson, PSEG project manager, and Victor Gelb, Cathy Peacock, and Joan Tulp of A.V.I.S. Irene Silverman
The Long Island Power Authority’s latest plan for its Amagansett substation, which is managed by PSEG-LI, features a “naturalistic” mix of trees and shrubs native to the East End. Landscaping is expected to begin in the fall.

Say man was working out of car in bar parking lot

It’s no coincidence that Ted Williams, arguably baseball’s greatest hitter, was also a gifted fly caster
Bob Johnson of Sag Harbor caught a 12.8-pound fluke off Shelter Island last week. Tight Lines Tackle

East Hampton Village will once again have a bookstore
BookHampton, revamped and under new ownership, will be open seven days a week starting on Saturday. Morgan McGivern

The Montauk School was well represented in the Long Island Science Congress this year. Pictured from left to right are Todd Brunn, a Montauk School sixth-grade teacher who served as a judge in the contest, Lea Mancini, Lucia Ibrahim, Iza Sessler, Sophia Botero, Samantha Prince, and Kendall Stedman, Joe Malave, the Montauk School science teacher, and Nolan King and Thomas Desmond.


Pierson High School Christine Sampson

Ticketed after pedaling into a Mercedez-Benz
An accident involving a car and a bicyclist happened at Main Street and Fithian Lane in East Hampton Village on Friday. The black Mercedes-Benz pictured was not the one involved in the incident. Christine Sampson

The school's assistant dean has two decades' experience as a naturalist
Greg Drossel and two maintenance crew members at the Ross School rescued a great horned owl on Thursday morning after it got caught in a soccer net on the athletic field. Liss Larsen