Good Morning!

• Today will be sunny, with a high near 69 degrees and a northeast wind 6 to 10 miles per hour. Tonight will be clear, with a low around 48. Friday will be sunny, with a high near 75 and Saturday will be sunny, with a high near 79.

• Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman will unveil his tentative 2020 budget at a special meeting of the town board this morning at 10 a.m. at town hall. We’ll have more details later this morning.

• The Riverhead Town Board will discuss traffic issues and discuss a site plan amendment proposal for 307 East Main Street at its 10 a.m. work session this morning. The full agenda is online here.

• The East Hampton Town Board will hold public hearings on two proposed property acquisitions and a change to the town code regarding solar installations at its 6:30 p.m. meeting this evening. Their full agenda is online here.

• The Riverhead Central School district is considering a $100 million construction bond for renovations and expansion of its facilities, and will hold a public information meeting about the proposal this evening at 6 p.m. in Room 133 at Riverhead High School.

• Author Edward A. Sierra will discuss his book, “Marie Currie’s Life and Work,” at the Suffolk County Historical Society’s Book & Bottle program this evening at 6 p.m. More details are online here.

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

September 19
Plum Gut Harbor: 1:46 a.m., 2:03 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 12:54 a.m., 1:11 p.m.
Greenport: 2:23 a.m., 2:40 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 3:09 a.m., 3:20 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 2:18 a.m., 2:35 p.m.
New Suffolk: 3:45 a.m., 4:02 p.m.
South Jamesport: 3:52 a.m., 4:09 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 12:34 a.m., 12:45 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 10:54 a.m., 11:29 p.m.

September 20
Plum Gut Harbor: 2:31 a.m., 2:47 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 1:39 a.m., 1:55 p.m.
Greenport: 3:08 a.m., 3:24 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 3:55 a.m., 4:07 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 3:03 a.m., 3:19 p.m.
New Suffolk: 4:30 a.m., 4:46 p.m.
South Jamesport: 4:37 a.m., 4:53 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 1:20 a.m., 1:31 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 11:40 a.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

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please prove you're human: