An agency that could permit such an abuse of authority, and invitation to corruption, would appear to have systemic failings

Tenizn Yignyen, a Tibetan Buddhist monk, constructed a sand mandala to teach students at the Ross School the importance of compassion and a good heart. Christopher Walsh

A long to-do-list but there’s no plan to pay for work
Jodie Hallman, standing at left, and Susan Harder, at right, presented the recommendations of the Springs School facilities committee on Monday night, which included adding modular classrooms to solve the district’s immediate space needs. Christine Sampson

With elected officials and the Amagansett school district’s board on hand, Eleanor Tritt, the superintendent, and Victoria Handy, the board’s president, cut a ribbon to welcome the original Amagansett schoolhouse to the grounds of the present school. Dell Cullum