This Morning’s Bulletin — 10.17.16

Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman (center) and the Jan Hanna band inaugurated the new Good Ground Park in Hampton Bays Saturday afternoon. "This is your park," said Mr. Schneiderman of the 36-acre public space, which includes an amphitheater where the town envisions live concerts and theatrical productions in the future.
Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman (center) and the Jan Hanna band inaugurated the new Good Ground Park in Hampton Bays Saturday afternoon. “This is your park,” said Mr. Schneiderman of the 36-acre public space, which includes an amphitheater where the town envisions live concerts and theatrical productions in the future.

Good Morning!

• Today will be partly sunny, with a high near 74 degrees and a west wind 5 to 8 miles per hour. It will be partly cloudy overnight, with a low around 57. Tuesday will be sunny, with a high near 78 and Wednesday will be mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

Community Action Southold Town Executive Director Linda Ruland and Southold Town Supervisor Scott Russell cut the ribbon at CAST's new office at 316 Front Street in Greenport Sunday afternoon. | George Cork Maul photo
Community Action Southold Town Executive Director Linda Ruland and Southold Town Supervisor Scott Russell cut the ribbon at CAST’s new office at 316 Front Street in Greenport Sunday afternoon. | George Cork Maul photo

• The replica Spanish Galleon El Galeón will be docked in Greenport’s Mitchell Park Marina from Monday, Oct. 17 through Sunday, Oct. 23, offering public self-guided tours every day from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Read more in our sister publication, The Peconic Bathtub, online here.

• Candidates for the East End’s First Congressional District slugged it out at the Concerned Citizens of Montauk’s 46th annual Meet the Candidates Forum Sunday afternoon. Our full report is online here.

• Looking ahead this week, the New York League of Conservation Voters is hosting an environmental forum with candidates for the First Congressional District tomorrow night, Oct. 18 at 7:30 p.m. at Suffolk County Community College’s Culinary Arts & Hospitality Center on Main Street in Riverhead. More details are online here.

• Also later this week, the Long Island Commission for Aquifer Protection will hold a public hearing on their State of the Aquifer report Thursday evening, Oct. 20 at 6 p.m. at the at the Riverhead County Center in Riverside. Details are online here.

• The Beacon’s Week in Review was delivered piping hot to inboxes throughout the East End in the wee hours of this morning. To get your very own copy each week, sign up here.

The high tides on the East End for the next two days are as follows:

Oct. 17
MTK Hbr: 10:10 a.m., 10:38 p.m.
Orient: 11:11 a.m., 11:39 p.m.
Greenport: 11:39 a.m.
Sag Hbr: 11:34 a.m.
N. Suffolk: 12:37 a.m., 1:01 p.m.
S. JPT: 12:44 a.m., 1:08 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 8:26 a.m., 8:55 p.m.

Oct. 18
MTK Hbr: 11:03 a.m., 11:32 p.m.
Orient: 12:04 p.m.
Greenport: 12:07 a.m., 12:32 p.m.
Sag Hbr: 12:02 a.m., 12:27 p.m.
N. Suffolk: 1:29 a.m., 1:54 p.m.
S. JPT: 1:36 a.m., 2:01 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 9:17 a.m., 9:50 p.m.

And that’s the way things look at dawn’s light here today.

Beth Young

Beth Young has been covering the East End since the 1990s. In her spare time, she runs around the block, tinkers with bicycles, tries not to drown in the Peconic Bay and hopes to grow the perfect tomato. You can send her a message at editor@eastendbeacon.com

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