Joanne Pilgrim

A truck delivered a steel beam from the World Trade Center to the American Legion Hall in Amagansett on Aug. 13. Bella Lewis

ED40 wants to create a “private club” on the site of the old East Deck, with 179 members. T.E. McMorrow
Laura Michaels, left, Connie Cortese, and Freddy Gold are board members of the new Ditch Plains Association, which was founded to oppose a large redevelopment project at the former East Deck Motel. Janis Hewitt

Janis Hewitt

Nancy Bennett-Donohue, who is now 103, and her husband, Brentford Bennett, opened Brent’s General Store in the 1950s. Bennett Family Photo
Born Nancy Lester in 1911, Nancy Bennett-Donohue sits on her father Captain Frank Lester's lap in this photograph with her mother Sadie Eames and her brother Francis Lester.Bennett Family Photo