The Springs Fire Department, with mutual aid from the East Hampton and Amagansett fire departments, on November 25 battled a fire in an unoccupied house at 21 Old Stone Highway near the Springs General Store. There were no injuries, and the East Hampton Town Fire Marshal’s Office was on scene to investigate the fire’s origin. Independent/Michael Heller
L&W Market in Bridgehampton is holding a coat drive. Through December 31, L&W Market will be collecting lightly used or new coats, which will be donated to those in need on the East End through the local organization Maureen’s Haven. As a thank you for donating, L&W will offer a free cup of coffee to those donating coats.