All quiet on Flanders Bay.
All quiet on Flanders Bay.

Good Morning!

• There’s a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms today, mainly after 2 p.m. We’re expecting patchy fog before 9 a.m., but otherwise it will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 72 and light and variable wind becoming southwest 11 to 16 miles per hour in the morning. There’s a 30 percent chance of showers overnight, with a low around 46 degrees. Friday will be mostly sunny, with a high near 59 and Saturday will be sunny, with a high near 53.

• The Riverhead Town Board will discuss Main Road historic incentives, a solar farm legislation amendment, mobile home park code, the Grumman Memorial Park and an ethics committee vacancy at their 10 a.m. work session this morning. Their full agenda is online here.

• The Southampton Town Board will hold a special meeting today at noon to authorize roof repairs at the Southampton Youth Services building on Majors Path. The board will review their draft agenda for their Nov. 9 meeting at their 10 a.m. work session. The full agenda is online here.

• The East Hampton Town Board will hold public hearings on numerous CPF acquisitions at their 6:30 p.m. meeting this evening. Their full agenda is online here.

• Author Bill Bleyer reads from his new history book, “Sagamore Hill,” at the Suffolk County Historical Museum’s Book & Bottle tonight at 6 p.m. More details are online here. [$5/Members Free]

• Over the last twelve years, OLA’s Latino Film Festival has offered compelling storytelling and breathtaking cinematography, and this year’s festival, which begins next Friday at the Parrish Art Museum, is no exception. More details are online here.

• This evening is the beginning of the last weekend for Hampton Theatre Company’s production of David Mamet’s “November,” about the waning days of a tortured presidential campaign. Read our review online here.

• Looking ahead to the weekend, Greenport’s First Fridays gallery walk is tomorrow from 6 to 9 p.m. Galleries throughout the village are opening their doors for the public to learn more about the work on view. More details are online here.

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

Nov. 3
MTK Hbr: 12:05 p.m.
Orient: 12:54 a.m., 1:06 p.m.
Greenport: 1:22 a.m., 1:34 p.m.
Sag Hbr: 1:17 a.m., 1:29 p.m.
N. Suffolk: 2:44 a.m., 2:56 p.m.
S. JPT: 2:51 a.m., 3:03 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 9:56 a.m., 10:24 p.m.

Nov. 4
MTK Hbr: 12:39 a.m., 12:49 p.m.
Orient: 1:40 a.m., 1:50 p.m.
Greenport: 2:08 a.m., 8:43 p.m.
Sag Hbr: 2:03 a.m., 2:13 p.m.
N. Suffolk: 3:30 a.m., 3:40 p.m.
S. JPT: 3:37 a.m., 3:47 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 10:34 a.m., 11:09 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

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