East End Beacon
Wrack Wrath, Afterstorm

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.18.18

Good Morning! • Today will be mostly sunny, with a high near 54 degrees, but wind chill values between 30 and 40 early, with a west wind 14 to 16 miles per hour, with gusts


A Little Green, Monday afternoon

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.17.18

Good Morning! • There’s a 20 percent chance of afternoon showers today, but otherwise it will be cloudy, with a high near 49 degrees and a west wind 14 to 16 miles per hour. It


In weather that was reminiscent of standing on the deck of a submarine, the Submarine Veterans of Long Island held vigil at the beach in New Suffolk for their annual “Tolling of the Boats” ceremony this past April 15th at 11 am. The ceremony commemorates all of the US Submarines lost at sea, as well as submariners who have lost their lives while serving our country. | George Cork Maul photo

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.16.18

Good Morning! • We’re expecting showers and possibly a thunderstorm today, mainly before 5 p.m., with a southeast wind 25 to 31 miles per hour, gusting to 43 and a high near 57 degrees. New


Berry, Buds, Peconic Riverfront.

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.13.18

Good Morning! • There’s a 20 percent chance of showers before noon today, but otherwise skies will gradually clear, with a high near 65 degrees and a southwest wind around 14 miles per hour. It


Beach hieroglyphics

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.12.18

Good Morning! • There’s a 20 percent chance of afternoon showers today, but otherwise it will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 53 degrees and a south wind 5 to 13 miles per hour,


West Landing, Hampton Bays

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.11.18

Good Morning! • We’re expecting increasing clouds today, with a high near 49 degrees and a north wind around 8 miles per hour, becoming southwest in the afternoon. It will be mostly cloudy overnight, with


Thursday morning in Downs Creek

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.10.18

Good Morning! • Rain and snow are likely early today, becoming all rain after 7 a.m., with a high near 45 degrees and an east wind 3 to 6 miles per hour. Little or no


On Cutchogue's Oregon Road, mid-April

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.9.18

Good Morning! • Today will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 47 degrees and a north wind around 5 miles per hour, becoming calm. There’s a 50 percent chance of rain overnight, with a


State Assemblyman Fred Thiele

Fred Thiele Proposes Community Housing Loan Fund

New York State Assemblyman Fred Thiele has introduced new legislation in the State Assembly that would authorize the Towns of East Hampton, Southampton, Riverhead, Shelter Island, and Southold to establish Community Housing Revolving Loan


Southampton Town Board candidates TommyJohn Schiavoni, Julie Lofstad, Stan Glinka and Thea Dombrowski-Fry

Four for Two Seats on Southampton Town Board

Read Our Coverage of the Southampton Town Supervisor Candidate Debate Incumbent Republican Councilman Stan Glinka and Democratic Councilwoman Julie Lofstad are seeking re-election this year, and two educators are also looking for seats on the


East Hampton Town Board candidates Jeff Bragman, Kathee Burke-Gonzalez, Paul Giardia and Jerry Larsen.

Lively Discussion for East Hampton Town Council

Read Our Coverage of the League of Women Voters’ East Hampton Town Supervisor Debate Only one incumbent, Democrat Kathee Burke-Gonzalez, is running for East Hampton Town Board this year, after Councilman Fred Overton decided not


Gabreski Airport in 1996

Defense Department Won’t Pay for Work Done to Protect Public Health from Firefighting Foam at Gabreski Airport

The Suffolk County Health Department and the Suffolk County Water Authority have spent more than $5 million over the past year to ensure safe drinking water for neighbors of Gabreski Airport in Westhampton, with


When Darkness Falls Early...

Rural Character, Strategic Growth are the Focus of Mattituck Forum

The Mattituck-Laurel Civic Association is hosting a major forum this Saturday, May 20 on “Maintaining Rural Character While Planning for Strategic Growth.” The forum, to be held at the Mattituck-Laurel Library from 11 a.m. to


Beacon Inaugural Front Page

Right Now: A Spring East End Beacon Subscription Match!

Hello, Beacon readers! A faithful anonymous reader has given us a great matching grant for subscribers to our brand new print edition! The first five people who sign up for a subscription to our print edition through this post


Faith and Human Rights Groups Launch Unity Collaborative in Hampton Bays

About 100 people gathered into the Southampton Town Senior Center in Hampton Bays Sunday afternoon for a grassroots town hall meeting to share their concerns about the human impact of the direction the country


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