This Morning’s Bulletin — 7.27.16

Downs Creek, Cutchogue
Gone Clamming

Good Morning!

• Today will be sunny, with a high near 92 degrees and a northwest wind 5 to 8 miles per hour, becoming southwest in the afternoon. We’re expecting mostly clear skies on Wednesday, with a low around 61. Thursday will be sunny, with a high near 89. We’re expecting a 60 percent chance of showers and possibly a thunderstorm Friday, with a high near 81.

• Real estate reports from several agencies in the past week all tell a similar story — of a South Fork market unsure of its footing, while activity and prices have crept upward on the North Fork. The Beacon’s full report is online here.

• The Peconic Estuary Program is conducting an invasive species removal project on the Peconic River in Calverton today from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Volunteers are meeting at the Edwards Avenue kayak launch just north of the Long Island Expressway entrance. They’re asking prospective volunteers to register in advance and bring life jackets, waders and personal kayaks if possible. For more information, call 631.727.7850, ext. 353 or email

Governments Get To Work

• Southampton Town is launching a new energy efficiency program, called Tri-Energy, with a press conference tomorrow, July 28 at 1 p.m. at the east entrance to town hall.

Out & About

• Group for the East End talks turtles in a special presentation at Downs Farm Preserve in Cutchogue this morning at 11 a.m. More information is online here.

• There will be an Open Mic with Ray Red on the Montauk Green tonight at 5:30 p.m., New Life Crisis performs at Southampton’s Coopers Beach tonight at 6:30 p.m. and the Hidden City Orchestra performs at Silversmith’s Corner in Southold tonight at 7:30 p.m. as part of several series of free outdoor concerts on the East End this summer. Our full free summer concert listings are online here.

• Amagansett Square will host a free outdoor screening of the surf film “Step Into Liquid” tonight at sunset, just one of many free outdoor film screenings on the East End this summer. Our full listings are online here.

And that’s the way things look at dawn’s light here today.

Beth Young

Beth Young has been covering the East End since the 1990s. In her spare time, she runs around the block, 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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