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Melissa Mapes, left, and Jess Tonn, farmers, dropped off vegetables at the Springs Food Pantry on Tuesday. Durell Godfrey photos
Mike Bistrian hauled in some Brussels sprouts.
Holly Heichart was among those helping carry in the goods.
Melissa Mapes
Just look at all those carrots volunteers were unpacking.
The volunteers made sure each bag was packed full of healthy options for the Thanksgiving table.

The Montauk Lighthouse will be lit up again for the holiday season. Morgan McGivern

Kilkare, an iconic house, is located within the prestigious and rarely seen Georgica Association, with panoramic views of Georgica Pond and the Atlantic. Built in 1877 by ship builders, the three-story house overlooking the Atlantic has been sensitively restored with all its authentic detail. Courtesy of Sotheby’s
Kilkare, built in 1877 by ship builders, the three-story house overlooks the Atlantic Ocean has been sensitively restored with all its authentic detail. Courtesy of Sotheby’s
Located in one of East Hampton Village's most coveted locations, a traditional Shingle-Style house on Further Lane is one of five distinguished homes on the 2017 East Hampton House & Garden Tour.Erik Davidowicz
Nestled in the Village, an early 20th-century Cottage with French & English influences. Courtesy Landscape Details
The interiors in this East Hampton Village house are decidedly French inflected, with hand-finished plaster walls, antique limestone floors and mantels, period paneling, and a La Cornue range — while the exterior is reminiscent of an English cottage, with intricate stonework and a swooping shingled roof.Courtesy Landscape Details

Giving blood can help save a life. Durell Godfrey

Before the doors opened at 10 a.m. Friday, the line already stretched down the street. Durell Godfrey
Bundles of Grey Gardens stationeryDurell Godfrey
Would-be buyers peered through the windows at Grey Gardens as they waited for the doors to open on Friday morning.Durell Godfrey
Some went with purpose, others were merely there to shop. At left, Dyanna Nesbit held a parrot figurine, purchased for a friend who believed it had belonged to the Beales.Durell Godfey
People were asked to wear blue booties as they traipsed through the house.Durell Godfrey
A flock of early birds waited for the clock to strike 10.Durell Godfrey
Browsing the offeringsDurell Godfrey
A sign on a bedroom doorDurell Godfrey
The documentary and a photo reel played on a TV in one of the rooms.Durell Godfrey
"There's quite a bit of wicker," Susan Wexler of Behind the Hedges said earlier this week. Durell Godfrey


The Montauk Lighthouse will once again be lit up for the season. Morgan McGivern