Good Morning!

• We’re expecting sunny skies today, with a high temperature near 75 degrees and a northeast wind 7 to 9 miles per hour. It will be clear overnight, with a low around 54. We’re expecting a stellar Labor Day Weekend, with sunny skies all weekend, a high Saturday near 77, Sunday near 80, and a high near 85 on Monday, when we might see a few clouds.

• The 77th Annual Shinnecock Indian Powwow kicks off this afternoon at the Nation’s powwow grounds at 1 Little Church Street, Southampton. Gates open at 3 p.m. Friday and the weekend’s festivities continue through Monday, Sept. 4. Grand entries of dancers will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday and 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday. More than 100 Native vendors from throughout the Americas will also be on-hand. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for seniors, military & children. More details are at

• The Beacon’s Peconic Dish columnist, Alison Boyd, shares her favorite method for putting up a bumper crop of tomatoes, and making an easy and delicious ragu for the holiday weekend. Read more on our sister site, Peconic Dish.

• The Beatles Tribute Band Liverpool Shuffle performs a free outdoor concert at Veteran’s Beach on Peconic Bay Boulevard in Mattituck on Saturday, Sept. 2 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Food and beverages are available for purchase. More details are at

• Guild Hall in East Hampton hosts an End of Summer Silent Disco Party in the Garden on Saturday from 7 to 10 p.m. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $12 for members and are available at

• The Southampton Arts Center will hold a free family outdoor screening of Disney’s “Encanto” Saturday evening at 7:30 p.m. Bring a blanket or chair.

• Peconic Landing in Greenport has announced that its End of Summer Celebration, featuring music by the Gordon Dukes Band at 7 p.m. and fireworks at 8:15 p.m., will be held this Sunday, Sept. 3, with a rain date of Monday, Sept. 4. Bring a lawn chair or blanket for this free community event. More details are at

• Looking ahead to next week, the public hearing on the Village of Greenport’s proposed code changes will continue at a special village board meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 5 at 6 p.m. at the Third Street Firehouse.

• The Beacon’s September print edition will be on newsstands throughout the East End by mid-day today. You’ll read much of our coverage in print before you find it here, and our print edition supports much of the work we do. Pick up a copy today!

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

September 1
Plum Gut Harbor: 11:18 a.m., 11:41 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 10:26 a.m., 10:49 p.m.
Greenport: 11:55 a.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 12:31 a.m., 12:57 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 11:50 a.m.
New Suffolk: 12:50 a.m., 1:17 p.m.
South Jamesport: 12:57 a.m., 1:24 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 10:37 a.m., 10:57 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 8:46 a.m., 9:06 p.m.

September 2
Plum Gut Harbor: 12:10 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 11:18 a.m., 11:41 p.m.
Greenport: 12:18 a.m., 12:47 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 1:21 a.m., 1:46 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 12:13 a.m., 12:42 p.m.
New Suffolk: 1:40 a.m., 2:09 p.m.
South Jamesport: 1:47 a.m., 2:16 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 11:27 a.m., 11:48 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 9:36 a.m., 9:57 p.m.

The Morning Bulletin will not be published on Labor Day, but will return on Tuesday, Sept. 5. Have a safe and happy holiday!

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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