• We’re expecting sunny skies today, with a high temperature near 54 degrees and a northeast wind around 6 miles per hour, becoming calm in the afternoon. It will be mostly clear overnight, with a low around 42. Thursday will be sunny, with a high near 63, and Friday will be cloudy, with a high near 69 and a 70 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4 p.m.
• As the Morning Bulletin was being prepared, Governor Kathy Hochul had been declared winner in the governor’s race, though her opponent, East End Congressman Lee Zeldin, had not yet conceded. The state-wide ballot proposition for a $4.2 billion environmental bond act had been approved. Nick LaLota was elected to Congress and Community Housing Funds were approved by voters in three East End towns. Read More.
• Like many of us, our columnist Dave Davis has noticed of late that he’s been dreaming more than usual. There’s good reason for that. Read more in this month’s Dave’s Desk@Ditch.
• Westhampton Beach High School, at 49 Lilac Road in Westhampton Beach will host a New York Blood Center blood drive today from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Appointments are recommended and can be made online here.
• The South Fork Natural History Museum hosts the Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt’s monthly full moon hike this evening at 5:20 p.m. Here’s more info.
• The Pollock-Krasner House & Study Center celebrates the life and work of the late Ellen Frank, an internationally acclaimed painter, longtime Springs resident, and Founder of Cities of Peace — Ellen Frank Illumination Arts Foundation, in a special Zoom presentation tomorrow at noon. Here’s more info.
• Also tomorrow, at 6 p.m., The Church in Sag Harbor hosts a conversation with artist Steve Miller on his newest book, “Surfing the Cosmos: Energy and Environment,” an original book of photographs and text that provides a unique perspective on energy and the unplanned sculptural beauty of electrical wires that power our world. Here’s more info.
The high tides on the East End for the next two days are as follows:
Plum Gut Harbor: 9:51 a.m., 10:19 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 8:59 a.m., 9:27 p.m.
Greenport: 10:28 a.m., 10:56 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 11:27 a.m.
Sag Harbor: 10:23 a.m., 10:51 p.m.
New Suffolk: 11:50 a.m.
South Jamesport: 11:57 a.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 9:07 a.m., 9:32 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 7:16 a.m., 7:41 p.m.
Plum Gut Harbor: 10:35 a.m., 11:05 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 9:43 a.m., 10:13 p.m.
Greenport: 11:12 a.m., 11:42 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: Midnight, 12:07 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 11:07 a.m., 11:37 p.m.
New Suffolk: 12:18 a.m., 12:34 p.m.
South Jamesport: 12:25 a.m., 12:41 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 9:45 a.m., 10:16 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 7:54 a.m., 9:25 p.m.
And that’s the way things look at dawn’s light here today.