• It will be mostly cloudy today, with a high temperature near 60 degrees and an east wind 9 to 15 miles per hour. We’re expecting rain overnight, with a low around 52 degrees and an east wind 21 to 24 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 38. We’re expecting rain on Saturday, mainly after 8 a.m., with a high near 67 degrees and new precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible. Sunday will be partly sunny, with a high near 65.
• There are just three more days of Early Voting before Election Day — there is no early voting on Monday, Nov. 1. Here’s the info on early voting polls and hours — any Suffolk County voter can vote at any of the early voting sites throughout the county. Election Day voting will be held in the local location where you normally vote, and on Election Day you can only vote at your assigned polling place, which you can look up here. Here’s our coverage of the town races and propositions on East End ballots.
• CAST in Southold, which is updating its initials to stand for Center for Advocacy, Support and Transformation, is holding a Community Open House at its new location at 53930 Main Road in Southold (the former Southold Opera House) this Saturday, Oct. 30 from 2 to 5 p.m., with a ribbon cutting at 2:20 p.m. The rain date is Sunday, Oct. 31. More details are online here.
• Hallockville Museum Farm at 6038 Sound Avenue in Riverhead will hold a rain or shine Trunk or Treat tomorrow, Oct. 30 from 3 to 6 p.m., featuring a magician, auction, pumpkin decorating, Halloween crafts, games, costume parade & Trunk or Treating. Tickets are $15 per person, $50 for four and under 5 Free. More info is online at hallockville.org.
• The Suffolk Theater at 118 East Main Street in Riverhead will hold its annual screening of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” tomorrow, Oct. 30, at 8 p.m. Admission is free, but you won’t have to wait on line if you buy a prop bag for $10-$15, and there is a $20 food and beverage minimum. More details are at suffolktheater.com.
• Two new exhibitions, “90 Years: Selections from the Permanent Collection” and “Jeff Muhs: The Uncanny Valley” open tomorrow, Oct. 30 at Guild Hall in East Hampton, where they will be on view through Jan. 2. Galleries open at noon Saturday, and from 3 to 5 p.m., you can mix and mingle with some of the artists on view, including Jeff Muhs and several permanent collection artists. Read More.
• Suffolk County reported 351 new cases of Covid-19 on Wednesday, Oct. 27, with 2.3 percent of people tested testing positive. There were 150 people hospitalized with the virus in the county, with 36 of them in ICU. The county reported one new fatality from the virus, bringing the death toll here to 3,621 people. As of Oct. 27, 66.3 percent of the total Suffolk population has completed their vaccination series, with 77.5 percent of people ages 12 and up having received a complete vaccine series.
Have a safe and Happy Halloween!
The high tides on the East End for the next two days are as follows:
Plum Gut Harbor: 5:20 a.m., 5:35 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 4:28 a.m., 4:43 p.m.
Greenport: 5:57 a.m., 6:12 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 6:22 a.m., 6:36 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 5:52 a.m., 6:07 p.m.
New Suffolk: 7:19 a.m., 7:34 p.m.
South Jamesport: 7:26 a.m., 7:41 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 3:55 a.m., 3:52 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 2:04 a.m., 2:01 p.m.
Plum Gut Harbor: 6:13 a.m., 6:28 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 5:21 a.m., 5:36 p.m.
Greenport: 6:50 a.m., 7:05 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 7:17 a.m., 7:34 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 6:45 a.m., 7 p.m.
New Suffolk: 8:12 a.m., 8:27 p.m.
South Jamesport: 8:19 a.m., 8:34 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 4:49 a.m., 4:51 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 2:58 a.m., 3 p.m.
And that’s the way things look at dawn’s light here today.