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