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Officials, including Representative Lee Zeldin, second from left, Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr., and State Senator Kenneth P. LaValle, right, are demanding the Riverside barracks be manned 24/7.

The medical wing transport center at the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons, which will also be the official pet evacuation center for town residents, is now complete. ARF Hamptons

Vered, an East Hampton gallery owner, took part in the Menorahcade last year. Chabad of the Hamptons

The Hampton Ballet Theater School rehearsed "The Nutcracker," which opens at Guild Hall in East Hampton on Friday night. Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey

Carter Burwell

From left, Emma Golden, Jeffrey Gregor, Bennett Greene, and Kyle Seltzer are second graders who selected mittens from the Mitten Line to help community members in need.

J. Crew announced its departure from 17 Newtown Lane as it prepared to move back to 14 Main Street, which was renovated after a fire in April. Carissa Katz
The J. Crew store will reopen at 14 Main Street on Wednesday.Carissa Katz
Lilia Aucapina was found dead in the woods a quarter-mile from her house in Sagaponack on Nov. 21, six weeks after she was reported missing.