Sag Harbor, Thursday before Sunset
Sag Harbor, Thursday before Sunset

Good Morning!

• We’re expecting snow today, mainly before 2 p.m., with a steady temperature around 34 and a northeast wind 11 to 14 miles per hour, becoming northwest in the afternoon. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches are possible. Tonight will be partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Saturday will be partly sunny, with a high near 30, and Sunday will be partly sunny, with a high near 31.

• Historian Sandi Brewster-Walker’s lecture entitled “Along the North Fork: Myths, Folk Tales and Legends vs Realities of Slavery” has been rescheduled to an as-yet-unknown later date due to snow. We’ll have more details as they become available. 

• Cutchogue’s 13th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is tomorrow, March 11 at 2 p.m. from Eugene’s Road to Case’s Lane in Cutchogue. More details are online here.

• OLA of Eastern Long Island is holding a Pachanga for Peace & Unity Saturday, March 11 at Sag Harbor’s Bay Street Theatre, featuring a new interpretation of an R&B classic performed by 28 East End musicians. More details are online here. [$20-$35]

• The National Audubon Society will give a presentation on its new Climate Initiative with North Forkers this Sunday, March 12 at 2 p.m. at the Peconic Lane Community Center. The Beacon’s full story is online here. [Free] 

• Filmmaker Ruth Sergel will discuss the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire and efforts to have it memorialized in two discussions on her book, “See You in the Streets” this weekend. The first will be held at Greenport’s Floyd Memorial Library on Saturday, March 11 at 3 p.m., and the second will be held on Sunday, March 12 at 3:30 p.m. at the Quogue Library. More details are online here. [Free]

• The League of Women Voters of the Hamptons hosts a forum on the New York Constitutional Convention, a ballot proposal on whether to hold a state constitutional convention put up on ballots every 20 years, on Monday, March 13 at 7 p.m. at the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton. All are welcome to attend More details are online here.

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

March 10
Plum Gut Harbor: 7:59 a.m., 8:16 p.m.
MTK Hbr: 7:07 a.m., 7:24 p.m.
Greenport: 8:36 a.m., 8:53 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 9:31 a.m., 9:58 p.m.
Sag Hbr: 8:31 a.m., 8:48 p.m.
New Suffolk: 9:58 a.m., 10:15 p.m.
South Jamesport: 10:05 a.m., 10:22 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 5:18 a.m., 5:48 p.m.

March 11
Plum Gut Harbor: 8:44 a.m., 9 p.m.
MTK Hbr: 7:52 a.m., 8:08 p.m.
Greenport: 9:21 a.m., 9:37 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 10:20 a.m., 10:43 p.m.
Sag Hbr: 9:16 a.m., 9:32 p.m.
New Suffolk: 10:43 a.m., 10:59 p.m.
South Jamesport: 10:50 a.m., 11:06 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 6:06 a.m., 6:33 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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