Newly promoted, Sag Harbor Village Police Sgt. Robert F. Drake celebrated with his family and friends, including his wife, Kristen, and their sons, from left, Will, Nolan, and Finn, on Tuesday. Taylor K. Vecsey

Three vehicles were involved in an accident Tuesday afternoon on Springs-Fireplace Road in East Hampton. Hamptons Pix photos

Sean P. Ludwick, right, who is accused of driving drunk in a crash that killed his passenger, left Southampton Town Justice Court with his attorney Daniel J. Ollen on Friday after a schedule appearance before the judge.

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An illegal change of use and a site plan violation
The Surf Lodge in Montauk is in trouble with the town again, this time for yoga classes held on an outdoor deck, visible at center right. Officials have charged that the hotel and restaurant's fitness programs are an illegal expansion of use. Doug Kuntz

Police charged a pair of workers at Side by Side Child Care

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