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  • A hearing on a longstanding proposal to put a canopy over the Citgo station pumps on Montauk Main Street happens Thursday at 6 p.m.
  • Wondering what to do with the kids this weekend or how to keep them busy after school? From puppet shows to story times, art workshops to science explorations there's always something going on. 
  • Find out what's on the police logs this week.
  • Holly Tyson, 68, a longtime summer resident of East Hampton, where she lived at the Lily Pond Lane house of her grandmother, Mrs. Newell J. Ward, died on Aug. 5 at home in Landrum, S.C., from complications of cancer. She was 68.
  • Lance Christopher McDonald, who grew up in East Hampton and later settled in Redmond, Wash., died at home there on July 20. He was 44 and had first been diagnosed with cancer four years ago..
  • Word has been received of the death on July 24 of Myrtle F. Blitz, a 26-year summer resident of Montauk, at Rochester (N.Y.) General Hospital. She was 85.
  • Mary DiSabato D’Andrea, a seasonal member of the Wainscott Sewing Society who, with her husband, ran the D’Andrea Motel in Wainscott for nearly 20 years, died on Aug. 3 at the Litchfield Woods Convalescent Home in Torrington, Conn.
  • Richard Balcuns, known to his friends and family as Zeke, died in his sleep on July 29 at home in Hither Hills. A longtime resident of Montauk, he had suffered from heart disease for several years, but his death was unexpected, his family said.
  • Ronald Senkirk, an executive at Ralph Lauren who had a long career in cosmetics, design, and fashion, died of cancer on May 30 at NYU-Langone Medical Center in Manhattan.
  • Shirley Ardell Ross Ruppel, a lifelong resident of Sag Harbor, died on July 29 at Southampton Hospital.

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