Item of the Week From the East Hampton Library Long Island Collection
Shelter Island's South Ferry, circa 1901

Durell Godfrey

New broker and new look to push sales
The living and dining area of penthouse 406 at the Watchcase Condominiums complex Deborah Srb

Coast Guard Station Montauk called in the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society to inspect a dead humpback whale that washed up near the Hermitage at Napeague on Thursday morning. Atlantic Marine Conservation Society
Atlantic Marine Conservation Society

A water sample taken on July 16 in Georgica Pond at the end of Cove Hollow Road in East Hampton Village had a fecal bacteria level more than 230 times higher than the maximum safe level for swimming. Campbell Conard

Musket balls, oil lamp found amid spoils in Sag
The pieces of history that turned up on Havens Beach included a musket ball, an oil lamp, and a coin minted in 1875. Jean Held

The Sagaponack Village code allows for deer fences on agricultural properties, but some say they can interrupt scenic vistas. The village board is mulling how to reconcile the conflict. David E. Rattray

Carrie Salvi