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  • A humpback whale washed up on Napeague on Thursday morning, and officials are trying to determine how best to remove it.
  • Word spread quickly Saturday morning that Raymond Marisette, the cheerful man who always wore a smile, suspenders, and a bucket hat, had died.
  • East Hampton Town police said Raymond Marisette, known around Montauk as Cheech, was found dead in a Gosman's parking lot there on Saturday morning.
  • Four homeless men living in the woods around Riverhead were charged with a slew of burglaries on the South Fork last week after one of the burglaries was reported to Sag Harbor Village.
  • A 10-year-old boy was hit by a car as he crossed Montauk Highway in Wainscott with a friend on Friday morning at about 10:18 a.m.
  • A head-on collision last Thursday evening on Stephen Hand’s Path in East Hampton led to the arrest of one of the drivers on a drunken driving charge. Both vehicles were towed but neither man was injured.
  • When Ben and Bonnie Krupinski died in a plane crash last month, along with their grandson and the pilot, East Hampton mourned the passing of a couple who had been so generous to the community. Their sudden loss shocked employees at Mr. Krupinski’s many enterprises and they were determined to carry on his legacy.
  • The Suffolk County district attorney’s driving-while-intoxicated task force put a crimp in the Fourth of July festivities for six men, five of whom police said were driving drunk in the early morning hours on Wednesday. Ten officers from eight police agencies, including the East Hampton Town Police Department, made six drunken driving arrests that day, according to Chief Michael Sarlo.
  • A 27-year-old Southampton man was charged on Friday with felony possession of marijuana and four misdemeanors after East Hampton Town police spotted contraband in the back seat of his car during a traffic stop.
  • Christian Bermeo’s family questioned how a driver involved in a fatal accident could leave the scene without any repercussions.

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