Firefighters were met with a glow at Hartman's Briney Breezes in Montauk Friday morning. The fire "had been burning a while before we were called," Chief Joe Lenahan said. Dalton Portella
Dalton Portella
Dalton Portella

A Springs house lot that has been used for commercial storage was the subject of a rare zoning trial in East Hampton Town Justice Court that ended on Friday with mixed results for the town prosecutor. T.E. McMorrow

Search for missing woman continues, three weeks on
Maria Duchi held a poster with her aunt Lilia Aucapina’s photograph. Ms. Duchi spoke at a Southampton press conference on Oct. 21 about Ms. Aucapina’s disappearance. With her were Ms. Aucapina’s brother, Victor Parra, left, and Carlos Parra, right. Taylor K. Vecsey

Michael Heller

Springs to fund emergency medical tech program

Former restaurant and a residence also ablaze
Furniture refinishing and stripping products are believed to have caused a fire that damaged an outside wall at Gosman’s Dock in Montauk on Friday night. Dennis O'Reilly
Fire marshals are still investigating what caused a fire that extensively damaged a house on Hand’s Creek Road in East Hampton on Monday afternoon. Morgan McGivern