Daily Grind

"It's really about bringing the community together and looking toward the new year with hope," said Lisa Field, who helped organize a gathering set for Tuesday.
An online fund-raising campaign has been organized for Michael Lynch, who was saved from his burning building Friday morning.
The Montauk School's High Notes, an extracurricular choir group, came in second place in Cablevision’s News 12 Long Island Sounds of the Season singing competition last week, in which groups from across Long Island competed for votes on their online videos.
Donations are being made to help a man who lost his home in the fire and to rebuild Main Street in Sag Harbor.
Despite a devastating fire in five buildings on Main Street in Sag Harbor that closed many of the businesses there on Friday, Main Street was back open on Saturday morning for shoppers and diners.
For those who already have everything they need, a donation to a local nonprofit in their names could be the holiday gift that keeps on giving.
The Bridgehampton Child Care and Recreational Center and Organizacion Latino-Americana of Eastern Long Island are teaming up to sponsor an art workshop for children ages 8 to 14 on Wednesday afternoon.
A group of bridge players will have weekly games at the East Hampton Library on Wednesdays starting in January.
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