Daily Grind

Star Staff
Registered Democrats can vote in the Democratic Party primary election Thursday. Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Star Staff
September is Suicide Prevention Month, and several events are planned in Suffolk County to raise awareness and money to help prevent suicide.
Star Staff
Seymour W. James Jr. of Sag Harbor, former attorney in chief of the Legal Aid Society of New York City, has become a partner in the criminal defense and civil rights firm of Barket Epstein Kearon Aldea & LoTurco, with offices in New York City and on Long Island.
Taylor K. Vecsey
First responders will gather in East Hampton Village on Tuesday to remember those who lost their lives in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
Star Staff
East Hampton Airport will be the site of an open house Saturday hosted by the East Hampton Aviation Association.
Star Staff
In advance of a Sept. 15 vote, the East Hampton Library will present its 2019 budget to the public Thursday afternoon at 3.
Star Staff
Jack Petscheitis, a 13-year-old karate student at Epic Martial Arts in Sag Harbor who will start eighth grade at the Springs School next week, returns to school after an impressive win this summer.
Star Staff
Harborfest, the annual Sag Harbor block party, kicks off on Friday at 5 p.m. with a cocktail reception sponsored by The Sag Harbor Express at the Breakwater Yacht Club.
Taylor K. Vecsey
"If you’re going to be out drinking, make a plan to get home safely. Officers on the East End D.W.I. Task Force will be out in force to crack down on impaired driving and to protect our roadways from motorists who make the reckless decision to drink or do drugs and get behind the wheel of a car," Timothy D. Sini said.
Mark Segal
The Hamptons International Film Festival has announced Alan Alda as this year's Cavett award recipient, and more films to be screened in October.
Durell Godfrey
Baking and produce contests, dog tricks, an egg toss, and a prettiest chicken pageant made for a fun day at the fifth annual Springs Agricultural Fair at Ashawagh Hall on Saturday.
Campbell Conard
Representative Lee Zeldin announced a $100,000 grant last week to the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society, a non-profit organization of volunteers and biologists dedicated to the conservation of marine life, from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Christopher Walsh
A second mosquito collected from East Hampton in 2018 has tested positive for West Nile virus, as has a sample collected in Bridgehampton.
Jennifer Landes
Two East Hampton part-timers have devised and marketed a new protein bar masquerading as a frozen treat with a real chocolate coating.