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John Leonard and Carol Louise were walking bouquets during Sag Harbor's Easter Bonnet Parade.. Durell Godfrey
Three generations, Nicole, Harper, and Nancy Jacobs, all decked out for the occasion.Durell Godfrey
Sophia HayesDurell Godfrey
Carmen Adriana made her own hat. Durell Godfrey
Lillian Zbar at the Sag Harbor Garden Center and Grace Pope with the Easter Bunny.Durell Godfrey
Joan Carlson, left, and Julia Adams got in the spirit. Durell Godfrey
Look at that bunny! Isla Loudenslagen, 7 months old, celebrated her first Easter and her first bonnet parade.Durell Godfrey

Hunting group objects to sterilization in village
Though the Village of East Hampton’s contract with White Buffalo expired at the end of 2015, opponents of the deer sterilization program urged the village board to abandon any such action in the future. Durell Godfrey

Sag Harbor Village officials met on Friday to formally introduce proposed zoning code changes. A hearing on the revisions will be held on April 12. Taylor K. Vecsey

A fund-raising campaign has been set up for Fran Silipo, center, by some of her relatives, including two nieces, Amanda Follenius Dext, left, and Alyson Follenius, right, to help with medical expenses.

Easter Sunday service in 2015 brought out a crowd. Doug Kuntz

A map of National Wildlife Refuge along the Atlantic Ocean in Amagansett

Cuddling was one way to stay warm along the parade route for the Montauk Friends of Erin St. Patrick's Day Parade on a chilly Sunday. Morgan McGivern
Gordon Ryan's float was all about Donald Trump.Doug Kuntz
The back of the Trump float Carissa Katz
Kerrie Federici wore a green hat accented with pink to the parade, while Jillian Rennar's pink hair complemented her green necklace and Neil Powell's green tie. Janis Hewitt
The Montauk firefighters were all smiles. Doug Kuntz
At left, Charlie Cavanan played Donald Trump on Gordon Ryan's float, and, at right, Capt. Paul Forsberg of the Viking Fleet was the parade's grand marshal.Janis Hewitt/Doug Kuntz
Three festive parade-goers. From left, Amanda Guzzello, Nancy Bugeia and Nancy Stephenson.Janis Hewitt
The crowd was cold as it awaited the start of the parade.Morgan McGivern
The Camp SoulGrow crowd was pumped up despite the cold. Carissa Katz
Citizens for Access Rights made a point about private beaches with its float.Doug Kuntz

Friends of Long Pond oversee 1,100 acres, want more
Neither snow, nor rain, nor anything else will keep Dai Dayton, left, and Sandra Ferguson of the Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt from enjoying the open space they have worked to protect. Morgan McGivern