Sag Harbor Village officials, who want to turn these waterfront properties into a park, are exploring condemnation. Taylor K. Vecsey

Brenden Snow, center, received his Eagle Scout Award during a ceremony on Sunday attended by many well-wishers including Vincent Franzone, left, who pinned the badge on him, and his father, Scott Snow. Richard Lewin

Carissa Katz

Matthew Posnick and his dog Tara recently became a certified handler-and-therapy-animal team through the organization Pet Partners. Christine Sampson

Free monthly dinners at Most Holy Trinity
At the East Hampton Clericus’s community soup dinner last January, Charlie Goldsmith, Cassius Lubin, Jonah Ball, Rabbi Hanniel Levenson, Sally Morse, and Siena Link Morse were among the many volunteers. Morgan McGivern

Vow greater scrutiny on demolitions in village

Workers on Newtown Lane, East Hampton, yesterday, part of a water authority project that will continue into the spring. David E. Rattray

Tom Bogdan talked to the Montauk Citizens Advisory Committee about Montauk United, a group he formed this summer in response to the chaos that had come to reign in the hamlet. Janis Hewitt