Daily Grind

Jennifer Landes
Lots of nominations in film and television categories, but the real winner was the Hamptons International Film Festival selection "La La Land," which sweeped most categories.
David E. Rattray
The National Weather Service has said that close to a foot of snow is expected in Montauk on Saturday, as a winter storm moves over eastern Long Island.
Carissa Katz
As the Springs School District searches for a new superintendent, consultants conducting the search have asked residents of all ages to help create a profile for the administrator who will take over from John J. Finello.
Star Staff
Kristi Constanteles, a professional organizer, will talk about what it takes to get neater in the new year at the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton on Saturday at 1 p.m. She will give tips on cleaning up and clearing out home clutter.
Star Staff
Free health screenings will be offered on Friday in the Most Holy Trinity school building at 77 Buell Lane from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Jack Graves
There will be ocean plunges Sunday at Gurney’s Inn in Montauk, at Main Beach in East Hampton Village, and at Beach Lane in Wainscott.
Christine Sampson
Hampton Jitney and Fighting Chance, a Sag Harbor nonprofit that supports cancer patients, have teamed up for a crowdfunding campaign to provide rides to and from far-away doctor's appointments.
Christine Sampson
For Southampton Town residents who wonder what the inner workings of the Southampton Town Police Department are like, the department is offering a Citizens Academy beginning in March that may satisfy curiosity.
Christine Sampson
Two members of the East Hampton High School class of 2016 are planning a fund-raiser Thursday at the Stephen Talkhouse to raise $4,000 each to help build a school in a rural village in Haiti.
Taylor K. Vecsey
A list of service times on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day at churches from Montauk to Southampton.
Star Staff
The Bridgehampton Presbyterian Church, which was built in 1842, has been nominated for addition to the State and National Registers of Historic Places. The New York State Historic Preservation Office made the recommendation for the Federal and Greek Revival-style church.
Taylor K. Vecsey
"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.
Taylor K. Vecsey
An online fund-raising campaign has been organized for Michael Lynch, who was saved from his burning building Friday morning.
Christine Sampson
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.