This is part of a series that examines the changing face of East Hampton by following a diverse group of kindergartners from a single class at the John M. Marshall Elementary School through the school year and beyond.
As Americans across the country honored those who have died while serving in the U.S. military, so did the hundreds of people in East Hampton who flocked to the Memorial Day parade and ceremonies on Monday.
Approximately 3,600 acres of Shinnecock Bay were reopened on Friday after being closed for two weeks after saxitoxin was found. Warnings were issued the same day for potentially harmful blue-green algae in two Southampton ponds.
Owners of large properties in East Hampton Village gave no quarter in their collective denunciation of the graduated formulas the village has proposed for limiting the square footage of houses and accessory structures.