A group to focus on the ecological health of Hook Pond

The circle was designed by the developer Carl Fisher in the 1920s
John Keeshan, who successfully lobbied to rename the Plaza after Carl Fisher, received a copy of the East Hampton Town resolution making it official on June 24 from Supervisor Larry Cantwell. Russell Drumm

One of the L.I.R.R’s first branches on the East End
The Sag Harbor Historical Society’s exhibit on the Long Island Rail Road in that village includes a collection of artifacts that the curator, Jean Held, found along the old track route. Lucia Akard

Defend H2O will advocate for the enactment of stronger water quality standards, sewage management reform, an end to use of the insecticide methoprene to control the mosquito population, and wetlands protection

Daisy Kelly, left, Conrad Kabbaz, and Serrana Mattiauda, interns with the Third House Nature Center, talked about the health and environs of Big Reed Pond in Montauk on Friday. Janis Hewitt