Main Street will be closed from the post office on Pantigo Road to Mulford Farm during the village's centennial celebration. Durell Godfrey

Item of the Week From the East Hampton Library’s Long Island Collection

Long Island waters are the only confirmed nursery for the threatened shark
Rupert Angelin, 7, of Amagansett held the jaws of an eight-foot-long great white shark that was found dead on Cooper’s Beach in Southampton and recovered for scientific study. Johnette Howard

David E. Rattray

Bill Mott, commander of the East Hampton American Legion Post, left, accepted a $5,400 check Monday from John McGuirk of Dayton, Ritz and Osborne Insurance for a 9/11 memorial to be built at the legion property in Amagansett. Also pictured are Fred Ritz, Tony Ganga of the Sons of the American Legion, and George Yates, also of the insurance firm. Durell Godfrey

By Andrea Meyer