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Biting wind, weak sun on a waterfowl-counting Saturday
Charles Soriano, the principal of East Hampton Middle School, has said in a message to the school community that his return to his post will be delayed.
Jack Perna, the superintendent of the Montauk School, has been chosen to be the grand marshal of the 2013 Montauk Friends of Erin St. Patrick’s Day parade.
“She took a company that has been around since 1902 and nearly bankrupted them.”
The outlook for Montauk’s threatened oceanfront improved Monday with the passage in the House of Representatives of $50.7 billion in Hurricane Sandy aid.
East Hampton Town Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc suggested Tuesday that the town remove the Fort Pond House property in Montauk from the market.
Two waterfront properties on Lake Montauk and one on Gardiner’s Bay were front and center.
According to East Hampton Town police, the apparent explosives have been set off in a number of areas.
A dead female finback whale, estimated to weigh about 58 tons, was beached on Napeague on Sunday, the same day that a young male pygmy sperm whale washed up, still breathing, about three miles down the beach in Amagansett.