Villages

The controversial construction of a rock revetment on the beach in front of 11 West End Road in East Hampton resumed last week. Morgan McGivern Photos

Joe Bloecker, the president of the Montauk Friends of Erin, and Shane Heneghan, a Friend of Erin
Joe Bloecker, the president of the Montauk Friends of Erin, and Shane Heneghan, a Friend of Erin, at a dinner to raise money for the St. Patrick’s Day fun on Saturday at the Point Bar and Grill. Richard Lewin

from left, Tristan Griffin, Georgia Bennett, and Leo Panish
Among the students performing in a Katy’s Courage concert at the Bay Street Theatre on Sunday are, from left, Tristan Griffin, Georgia Bennett, and Leo Panish. Morgan McGivern

Billy Buckhorn, a k a East Hampton Town Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc, was crowned Mr. Amagansett
Billy Buckhorn, a k a East Hampton Town Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc, was crowned Mr. Amagansett last Thursday at the Stephen Talkhouse. Morgan McGivern
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Gina Bradley's foot swelled after a stonefish stung her in Puerto Rico. Gina Bradley
Puncture wounds left behind by a stonefish. Gina Bradley

The Friends of Erin in the 1969 Montauk St. Patrick's Day Parade with Gil Keller, grand marshal, as they made their way up Edgemere Road. Below left, Mike Egan, the first grand marshal, showed how it was done in 1963.

The short parade brought a big crowd to Amagansett
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The Amagansett firefighters took part. Morgan McGivern
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Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc, who was named Mr. Amagansett in the annual contest, walked in the parade. Morgan McGivern

The annual Mr. Amagansett contest was full of zany fun at the Stephen Talkhouse on Thursday night.
Billy Buckhorn, a k a Peter Van Scoyoc, entertained the crowd with pleasant songs about deer. Morgan McGivern Photos
Keith FritzMorgan McGivern
Danny Lofaro was among the contenders.Morgan McGivern
Before he did a striptease to down to his underwear, Marco Mavin got up close and personal with one of the judges.Morgan McGivern
The judgesMorgan McGivern
The crowd got a lot of laughs.Morgan McGivern