In a Quogue pond...
In a Quogue pond…

Good Morning!

• We’re expecting patchy drizzle with a chance of showers today. Otherwise, it will be cloudy, with a high near 59 degrees and a northeast wind around 15 miles per hour. There’s a 30 percent chance of overnight showers, with a low around 47. Showers will taper off Wednesday, gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 67 degrees. Thursday will be partly sunny, with a high near 64.

• The Southold Town Board will discuss proposed Long Island Rail Road schedule changes, proposed food truck legislation, the solid waste management district budget, agricultural advisory committee information, emergency preparedness and an update from the town historian at their 9 a.m. work session this morning. They will hold public hearings on street sign changes in Cutchogue, on the purchase of development rights on 35.5 acres of agricultural land on Depot Lane owned by the Roman Catholic Church of the Sacred Heart, and on the purchase of development rights on 20 acres of agricultural land owned by William Zebroski on Route 48 just west of Kenney’s Road in Southold at their 7:30 p.m. meeting tonight. The full agenda for both meetings is online here.

• The East Hampton Town Board will discuss the Montauk Playhouse, municipal parking and lighted crosswalks in Amagansett and a bulkhead transfer to the town in Three Mile Harbor at their 10 a.m. work session at town hall this morning. Their full agenda is online here.

• The Riverhead Town Board will hold public hearings on parking fines and a no standing and stopping zone on Baywood Drive in Baiting Hollow at their 2 p.m. meeting this afternoon. Their full agenda is online here.

• The Shelter Island Town Board will discuss highway department requests, a floating dock application and an “accessory sleeping kitchen” at their 1 p.m. work session this afternoon. Their full agenda is online here.

• The Family Service League is hosting another SafeTALK Community Suicide Prevention Training this evening, Tuesday, June 6 at Southold Town’s Peconic Lane Community Center, 1170 Peconic Lane in Peconic, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. The program is designed to offer the public information on recognizing the signs of suicidal behavior, and what to do to help people who are contemplating suicide. For information or reservations call 631.765.8251 or email

• Winemaker Louisa Hargraves will be the first speaker at Peconic Landing’s new lecture series, Vineyard Seasons tomorrow, June 7 at 7:30 p.m. More details are online here.

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

June 6
Plum Gut Harbor: 8:36 a.m., 8:50 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 7:44 a.m., 7:58 p.m.
Greenport: 9:13 a.m., 9:27 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 10:10 a.m., 10:24 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 9:08 a.m., 9:22 p.m.
New Suffolk: 10:35 a.m., 10:49 p.m.
South Jamesport: 10:42 a.m., 10:56 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 5:45 a.m., 6:13 p.m.

June 7
Plum Gut Harbor: 9:18 a.m., 9:31 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 8:26 a.m., 8:39 p.m.
Greenport: 9:55 a.m., 10:08 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 10:54 a.m., 11:05 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 9:50 a.m., 10:03 p.m.
New Suffolk: 11:17 a.m., 11:30 p.m.
South Jamesport: 11:24 a.m., 11:37 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 6:31 a.m., 6:53 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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