The brush fire was reported in a field at 153 Little Noyac Path in Water Mill. Google Maps

Lieutenant Thomas Grenci Jr. has taken over as the East Hampton Town Police Department’s Montauk Precinct commander. He said he would welcome residents to visit him in his new office. Janis Hewitt

Jason Lee, with his wife, Alicia, left court in Riverside on Wednesday after the first day of his trial on 2013 rape allegations. T.E. McMorrow

The scene outside the construction site at 45 Summerfield Lane in Water Mill on Tuesday afternoon while firefighters worked to free a man trapped by dirt that collapsed on him.