The East Hampton Fire Department chiefs presented Kenny Brown, an ex-chief and active member, with a plaque for his 55 years of service. They also gave his wife, Linda Brown, a bouquet. The chiefs, from left, are Jamalia Hayes, the second assistant chief, Chief Ken Wessberg, and Gerry Turza, the first assistant chief. Michael Heller

Traffic was being diverted from Long Beach Road at Third Street on North Haven after a suspicious package was found. Taylor Duchemin

Tyler Armstrong was speeding, town police said
Tyler Armstrong waited for another police officer as he was led into East Hampton Town Justice Court on Saturday. T.E. McMorrow

Two brush fires, blazes at three structures spelled hectic week for firefighters
A pool house on a Georgica Road property was destroyed by flames on Tuesday. Fire officials said it had been burning a while before a passerby noticed. Michael Heller
Firefighters made haste with a hose line into a house on Fetlock Drive in East Hampton last Thursday. The fire damaged one room, but the house was saved. Michael Heller