After funeral services for Ben and Bonnie Krupinski and their grandson, William Maerov, on June 8, 2018, friends of his visited the beach near where search efforts to find the 22-year-old's body were still underway. Durell Godfrey

Durell Godfrey

The parade will be filled with floats from various organizations, like Camp SoulGrow's seen above in years past. Carissa Katz
Montauk firefighters often help lead the parade. Doug Kuntz

As proposed changes are written, said Nancy Atlas, a Montauk musician, a business could lose its music entertainment permit for reasons unrelated to noise, such as parking or overcrowding. Doug Kuntz

Overcrowding leads to live music prohibition at Montauk hot spot
The hip-hop artist Smino at the Surf Lodge in Montauk in August 2018. The New York State Liquor Authority has revoked the restaurant and inn’s right to host live music, citing overcrowding and numerous other violations. Adelia Rattray

Meditation, mindfulness, and a mandala with Lama Tenzin at Ross School
At the Ross School on Monday, the Venerable Tenzin Yignyen, a.k.a. Lama Tenzin, began work on the mandala he uses to illustrate themes that include compassion and impermanence. Christopher Walsh

Comptroller urged to rescind 1099s for homeowners in county grant program
The county attorney's office received a ruling from an outside law firm that said 1099s should go only to installers and designers of the new high-tech septic systems, and not to homeowners. Tim Sheehan

The East Hampton School District has agreed to purchase a three-acre property on Springs-Fireplace Road from the town for a new bus depot, but a lot-line modification is necessary before the sale can be finalized. Durell Godfrey

Durell Godfrey