Daily Grind

With the holidays and winter on the horizon — times that are notoriously difficult for families who need help putting food on the table — drives to benefit the Montauk Food Pantry and East Hampton Food Pantry are coming up at the Montauk School and East Hampton Middle School beginning Saturday.
The East Hampton School District has announced a public tour, planned for tomorrow, of the site abutting Cedar Street where it seeks to build a school bus maintenance and refueling facility.
More than 200 students from East Hampton High School, the Springs School, and Southampton High School joined hundreds of others from around the East End taking part in a recent water quality initiative dubbed A Day in the Life of the Peconic Estuary.
A.I.A. Peconic, a chapter of the American Institute of Architects, held its 2016 Daniel J. Rowen Design Awards program at the Southampton Historical Museum on Saturday. A reception celebrating architecture was held in the historic Sayre Barn.
Don't want your kids eating all that Halloween candy? There's a local buyback program under way that can also raise money for your child's school.
Some pretty creative scarecrows have been popping up around Montauk as part of Montauk Youth's Scarecrow Days contest.
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