Bay Breakers
Bay Breakers

Good Morning!

• Today will be mostly sunny, with a high near 45 degrees and wind chill values between 25 and 35 early. Winds will be high again, with a northwest wind 20 to 23 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 38. Tonight will be mostly clear, with a low around 26 degrees. Wednesday will be sunny, with a high near 44. There’s a 30 percent chance of rain Thanksgiving day, but otherwise it will be cloudy, with a high near 49.

• The Southampton Town Board is slated to hold a public hearing on changes to the special event code to require security for events exceeding 250 people and to require written leases from tenants holding weddings on their properties and is expected to vote on a resolution requiring fingerprints of taxi drivers for taxi permits at their 6 p.m. meeting tonight at town hall. Their full agenda is online here.

• The Southold Town Board will discuss the town’s deer management code, changes to the town’s wetland code and a Historic Preservation Commission incentive program at their 9 a.m. work session this morning. They will hold public hearings on historic designations for Race Rock Lighthouse, Second Parsonage House and the Terry House, as well as an energy benchmarking program at their 4:30 p.m. meeting this afternoon. Their full agenda for both meetings is online here.

• A Nature’s Journal with John Holzapfel, normally held on a Friday, will instead be held this afternoon at 4 p.m. at Peconic Landing in Greenport. More details are online here. [Free]

• Guild Hall in East Hampton will present a staged reading of Nehassaiu deGannes’ “Door of No Return,” which gives voice to experiences of immigration, displacement, enslavement and resistance, tonight at 7:30 p.m. More details are online here. [Free]

• The Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons is hoping you will fall for an ARFan during their 3-day post-Thanksgiving Adoption Fair on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 25 through 27 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the ARF Adoption Center, 91 Daniels Hole Road in Wainscott. They will have music, vendors, baked goods, free giveaways, holiday photos and, most importantly, adoptable animals. Adoption fees will be waived during the event through the support of Best Friends Animal Society and Zappos. For more information contact or call 631.537.0400, x203.

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

Nov. 22
MTK Hbr: 3:19 a.m., 3:48 p.m.
Orient: 4:20 a.m., 4:49 p.m.
Greenport: 4:48 a.m., 5:17 p.m.
Sag Hbr: 4:43 a.m., 5:12 p.m.
N. Suffolk: 6:10 a.m., 6:39 p.m.
S. JPT: 6:17 a.m., 6:46 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 1:23 a.m., 1:35 p.m.

Nov. 23
MTK Hbr: 4:19 a.m., 4:46 p.m.
Orient: 5:20 a.m., 5:47 p.m.
Greenport: 5:48 a.m., 6:15 p.m.
Sag Hbr: 5:43 a.m., 6:10 p.m.
N. Suffolk: 7:10 a.m., 7:37 p.m.
S. JPT: 7:17 a.m., 7:44 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 2:18 a.m., 2:30 p.m.

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

Beth Young
Beth Young is an award-winning local journalist who has been covering the East End since the 1990s. She began her career at the Sag Harbor Express and, after receiving her Masters from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, has reported for the Southampton Press, the East Hampton Press and the Times/Review Media Group. She founded the East End Beacon website in 2013, and a print edition in 2017. Beth was born and raised on the North Fork. In her spare time, she 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

One thought on “This Morning’s Bulletin — 11.22.16

  1. Love reading these, it keeps me connected to better times, thanks, Beth!

    Any chance of an article on the Vail-Leavitt?

    Have a Happy Gobble!!

    love, Tiger

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