East End Beacon

David Lys Appointed to East Hampton Town Board

The East Hampton Town Board voted 3-1 Jan. 18 to appoint town zoning board member David Lys, an advocate for beach access and the Amagansett Lifesaving Station, to a seat on the town board. Mr.


Southold's Town Beach entrance on Jan. 16.

Southold Stares Down Rising Seas

The major winter storm known as Grayson that struck Long Island on Jan. 4 carried more than just a fishing shack along Route 48 in Greenport out to sea. It also carried with it


Sag Harbor, winter sunset.

This Morning’s Bulletin — 1.19.18

Good Morning! • Today will be sunny, with a high near 37 degrees and wind chill values between 5 and 15, with a west wind 10 to 13 miles per hour. It will be mostly


High school students shared their fears about opioids at the Jan. 17 forum.

Frank Talk from South Fork High Schoolers on Their Fears About Opioids

Several dozen kids from high schools throughout Southampton Town spent nearly three hours on Jan. 17 telling the town’s opioid task force their fears and offering suggestions to help alleviate the growing opioid use


Winter corn, Cutchogue

This Morning’s Bulletin — 1.18.18

Good Morning! • Today will be sunny, with a high near 34 degrees but wind chill values between 5 and 15, with a northwest wind 9 to 16 miles per hour. It will be mostly


Flanders Bay, sunrise

This Morning’s Bulletin — 1.17.18

Good Morning! • We’re expecting rain before noon today, then a chance of rain and snow between noon and 3 p.m., then a chance of snow after 3 p.m., with a high near 37 degrees


Dave Davis

Dave’s Desk@Ditch: Our Unobstructed Light

“Learn to light a candle in the darkest moments of someone’s life. Be the light that helps others see; it is what gives life its deepest significance.” Three rather simple, yet resoundingly profound statements


The cast of Center Stage's production of "Crimes of the Heart" | Dane Dupuis photo

Straight from the Heart: Family Secrets Well-Played at Center Stage

When the lights come up on Center Stage’s new production of Beth Henley’s “Crimes of the Heart,” we’re alone with Lenny MaGrath, the eldest of three sisters whose travails plunge us deep into a


Breaking up is hard to do.

This Morning’s Bulletin — 1.16.18

Good Morning! • There’s a slight chance of rain and snow after 1 p.m. today, but otherwise it will be cloudy, with a high near 37 degrees but wind chill values between 15 and 25.


Rev. Enoch Thomas of St. John's Baptist Church in Hempstead at Southold's 2018 Martin Luther King Day celebration.

Southolders Wonder on the Future of Dr. King’s Dream

One year into a national administration that’s put our civil rights into question from the start, the mood at the Southold Town Anti-Bias Task Force’s annual Martin Luther King Day celebration Sunday afternoon was


Snow fog, Jamesport

This Morning’s Bulletin — 1.12.18

Good Morning! • We’re expecting rain and fog today, with thunderstorms also possible after 11 a.m. and a high near 60. It will be breezy, with a south wind 11 to 20 miles per hour,


Paula Muth in her Greenport studio

Bowenwork: Another Approach to Pain

Paula Muth’s life has taken her around the world — raised in Africa and Iran by academic ex-pats, she settled for some time in Washington State before venturing to Greenport in 2013 to be


Scalloping in the ice floes, Great Peconic

This Morning’s Bulletin — 1.11.18

Good Morning! • There’s a 40 percent chance of rain today, with patchy fog in the morning. Otherwise, we’re expecting mostly cloudy skies, with a steady temperature in the low 50s. We’re expecting rain, heavy


The New Suffolk School Board at Tuesday's meeting.

New Suffolk School Committee Recommends Sending Students Elsewhere if Enrollment Drops

The New Suffolk School’s Long Range Planning Committee recommended Tuesday night that, if the school population drops dramatically, as is believed to be a distinct possibility, for the 2018-19 school year, students should be


A bridge to winter...

This Morning’s Bulletin — 1.10.18

Good Morning! • Today will be mostly sunny, with a high near 36 degrees but wind chill values between 20 and 30. It will be mostly cloudy overnight, with a temperature rising to around 39


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