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Gail Rothwell, left, the president of the Board of Directors of The Retreat, and Kate Wirth of Gail Rothwell Ltd., which will be among the shops taking part in a shopping spree called Shop at Sunsets to raise money for the Retreat. The Retreat

An advertisement of the shark tournament features a photograph of Carl Darenberg taken for a Swiss magazine.

One of James Katsipis' works that will be shown in "EAST 2.0" on Saturday.

Mooshi is available for adoption at the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons. Sole Riley/ARF Hamptons

A sign at the rest area on Montauk Highway at the entrance to East Hampton reminds driver to pull over for for emergency personnel. Taylor K. Vecsey

Association Hermione-La Fayette
The Kalmar Nyckel, a reproduction completed in 1997 and fashioned after a ship built in 1625Carissa Katz
Details on the Kalmar Nyckel point to sailors' superstitions in the 17th century.Carissa Katz
Greenport's Front Street, above, and Main Street are closed to traffic while the tall ships are in port. Carissa Katz

World Pie reopened in time for the Fourth of July holiday weekend. Danielle Franz