At 81, Capt. Frank Braddick, the organizer of Montauk’s annual Blessing of the Fleet, still runs his 43-foot charter boat, the Hurry-Up, out of the Star Island Yacht Club. Jon M. Diat

East Hampton Village Mayor Paul F. Rickenbach Jr. said finding open space in the village is extremely limited. Durell Godfrey

To stay safe in the ocean, people are advised to always swim near a lifeguard and to obey guards' instructions. Durell Godfrey

Jane Bimson

East Hampton fan helps tend the circus’s legacy at a Wisconsin mansion
Donald Horowitz collects circus memorabilia, including a circa 1950s pennant and chair from Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, and a tent stake he believes dates to the 1930s. Durell Godfrey

Zimmerman departs, Franklin takes over
Rabbi Sheldon Zimmerman will retire after 10 years. Rabbi Joshua Franklin will take his place. Irene Silverman