Good Morning!

• We’re expecting partly sunny skies today, with a high temperature near 73 degrees and an east wind 6 to 10 miles per hour. It will be mostly cloudy overnight, with a low around 57. Wednesday will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 56, and Thursday will be partly sunny, with a high near 73.

• The Southold Town Board will discuss the SEQRA budget for the town planning board, a DMV satellite office on Fishers Island, a proposal for short term rental enforcement, online permit fees and implementation of the town’s Comprehensive Plan at its 9 a.m. work session this morning. The board has no public hearings scheduled for its 4:30 p.m. regular meeting this afternoon. Here’s the agenda for both meetings, here’s the Zoom login for the work session, and for the regular meeting.

• Southold Town will also host the third of four informational meetings on the town’s Community Housing Plan this evening at 6 p.m. at Greenport’s Floyd Memorial Library (539 First Street, Greenport). Here’s more info.

• The East Hampton Town Board will discuss a downtown Montauk wastewater feasibility study, the Springs-Fireplace Road corridor study, a “no fling spring” anti-litter campaign and the Montauk Playhouse project at its 11 a.m. work session this morning. Here’s the agenda, and the meeting can be viewed live on LTV’s YouTube channel.

• The Cutchogue Civic Association will sponsor a public meeting called “Take a Sneak Peek” on Thursday, June 22 from 6 to 7 p.m., at the Cutchogue-New Suffolk Free Library, 275500 Main Road in Cutchogue.  Cutchogue Fire Commissioners will give the community a sneak peek at what the Cutchogue Fire Department has in store with the $16 million reconstruction of the firehouse, approved by voters last year, to be completed over the next couple of years. 

• The Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreational Center, 551 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, hosts “Poetry & Jazz” this Thursday at 7 p.m., featuring NAACP Image Award nominee Yesenia Montilla, author of “Muse Found in a Colonized Body” and jazz by Saxophonist (and Suffolk County Health Commissioner) Dr. Gregson Pigott. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door and are available by calling 631.537.0616 or visiting

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

June 20
Plum Gut Harbor: 12:16 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 11:24 a.m., 11:39 p.m.
Greenport: 12:21 a.m., 12:53 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 1:12 a.m., 1:47 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 12:16 a.m., 12:48 p.m.
New Suffolk: 1:43 a.m., 2:15 p.m.
South Jamesport: 1:50 a.m., 2:22 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 11:27 a.m., 11:27 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 9:36 a.m., 9:36 p.m.

June 21
Plum Gut Harbor: 12:31 a.m., 1:03 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 12:11 p.m.
Greenport: 1:08 a.m., 1:40 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 1:53 a.m., 2:29 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 1:03 a.m., 1:35 p.m.
New Suffolk: 2:30 a.m., 3:02 p.m.
South Jamesport: 2:37 a.m., 3:09 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 12:14 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 10:23 a.m., 10:19 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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