Paul Giardina, G.O.P. candidate for town board, asks residents to weigh in
Paul Giardina, a Republican candidate for East Hampton Town Board, on Monday discussed the results of a survey he initiated to gauge which issues are most important to voters here. Durell Godfrey

For middle schoolers, outrage begets insight
Learning by doing, East Hampton’s seventh graders experienced the arduous task of carrying water from the middle school to the high school and back, which tied in to the subject of a book they are reading in class as well as a film project they are working on in conjunction with the Hamptons International Film Festival. Judy D’Mello

Luis Baldayac, who was arrested on two counts of burglary in the second degree in connection to a break-in at the Lido Motel in Montauk on Sunday, was led into East Hampton Town Justice Court on Tuesday morning. Jackie Pape

The fall fishing patterns, especially for striped bass, have been significantly altered
On a recent busman’s holiday on the Captain Ron, Capt. Michael Albronda of the charter boat Montauk landed a nice mahimahi on an offshore trip. Capt. Ron Onorato

The bandwagon is out to eliminate once and for all Cygnus olor from New York State waters
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Joe LaCarrubba crowned a champion at the East Hampton Town Trustees’ 27th annual Largest Clam Contest on Sunday. Durell Godfrey
Cathy Fromm won for the largest clam overall at 2 pounds, 9.6 ounces, and the largest taken from Napeague Harbor.Durell Godfrey
Ellis Rattray, whose clams from Three Mile and Accabonac Harbors won him top honors in the youth division. Durell Godfrey
Hailey Lagarenne won for the largest clam taken from Napeague Harbor in the youth division.Durell Godfrey
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The Gardiner Home Lot in East Hampton Village, where a house is undergoing restoration to its original appearance, was purchased with money from the community preservation fund in 2014.

Continuing ed classes will be offered in the evenings starting next month at the East Hampton Middle School and at the high school. Christine Sampson

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Surfers took advantage of the waves at White Sands on Napeague on Sunday. Durell Godfrey