Representative Lee Zeldin took office earlier this month, and last week he opened the doors to his district and Washington, D.C., offices.
Mr. Zeldin, a Republican and major in the Army Reserves from Shirley who ousted six-term Democratic Congressman Tim Bishop in November, set up a primary district office in Patchogue. It is at 31 Oak Street, Suite 20. Constituents in New York's First Congressional District can reach him at 289-1097.
A Bridgehampton-born baseball player will play another major league season. A.J. Pierzynski, a catcher, was signed to a one-year deal with the Atlanta Braves, the Associated Press reported on Monday. The deal is pending a physical exam.
Among the thousands who attended the funeral of New York City Police Officer Wenjian Liu on Sunday in Brooklyn were 19 police officers from East Hampton.
Seventeen officers from the East Hampton Town Police Department and two from the East Hampton Village Police Department saluted Officer Liu, who was gunned down with his partner, Officer Rafael Ramos, in Brooklyn last month.