Daily Grind

A backyard barbecue and tunes by popular local musicians was a recipe for success for the Sag Harbor Partnership's Turnpike Block Party on Sunday night, the finale of a successful Harborfest weekend.
Emergency personnel and members of the public came together on Monday evening to remember the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
Writers Speak starts Wednesday, with the college's new hires, Amy Hempel and Cornelius Eady, reading from their work.
The Old Whalers Church will hold its annual yard and bake sale on Saturday, Sept. 16, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Donated items can be dropped off at the church on Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m., Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Friday, Sept. 15, from 10 to noon.

Starting Friday evening at 8 with Bay Street Theater’s All Star Comedy Show, Harborfest weekend will be jam-packed with activities and programs for all ages, ranging from a wigwam workshop to live nautical music to boogie board races to a lobster roll eating contest to just about any imaginable participatory event.
Suffolk County's Division of Vector Control will conduct aerial spraying for mosquito larvae over select marshes between Thursday and Friday, anytime from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.
The New York State Department of Health has informed Suffolk County health officials that two more mosquito samples have tested positive for the Eastern equine encephalitis virus.
Cyanobacteria, also known as blue-green algae, was found in Sagg Pond in Sagaponack, Suffolk County health officials announced on Friday.
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