Daily Grind

Taylor K. Vecsey
The first heat wave has arrived on the South Fork, just as the Fourth of July holiday has begun.
Alex Lemonides
Nell Merlino, founder of "Take Your Daughter to Work Day," will give a free presentation at the East Hampton Library Saturday for girls, parents, and administrators while promoting her new initiative "Born Worthy."
Star Staff
A rally and march to show support for those endangered by the actions of United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement will take place on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the windmill next to Long Wharf.
Taylor K. Vecsey
County Road 39 through Southampton will be closed overnight starting Tuesday at 9, while workers dismantle and remove the pedestrian bridge over the highway that had been set up for the U.S. Open.
Jennifer Landes
The Sag Harbor Partnership's art auction to benefit the rebuilding of the cinema is now live on Paddle8.
Star Staff
The Montauk Village Association has invited new members to join up on Saturday, when it holds a general meeting and membership drive at 10:30 a.m. at the Montauk Library.
Alex Lemonides
Graduation season is here, and the class of 2018 is ready for the summer. Get out there and celebrate with them, hear what the students have to say, and wish them well. Below are the dates for our local commencement ceremonies.
Alex Lemonides
In the latest Concerned Citizens of Montauk water test results, released this week, high levels of the bacteria were found at testing sites on Lake Montauk and in East Hampton Village.
Alex Lemonides
In his lecture “Eat Dirt! (And Thrive): The Overlooked Ingredient for Ultimate Health,” in Amagansett on Saturday, Dr. Zach Bush will discuss the connections between the gastrointestinal tract and the rest of the body.
Carissa Katz
Fans of the world's most popular sport can find plenty of company at local bars and restaurants where televisions will be tuned live to the World Cup action in Russia. Topping the list is Rowdy Hall in East Hampton, where super fans can grab a seat each day starting at 11 a.m., and 10 a.m. once the top-16 rounds begin.
Christopher Walsh
Immigrants, faith leaders, and members of progressive activist groups are to speak at a Keep Families Together rally today at 4 p.m. outside Representative Lee Zeldin’s office in Patchogue.
Taylor K. Vecsey
With the U.S. Open tournament officially starting on Thursday at the Shinnecock Golf Club, the Southampton Town Police Department said they are trying to make improvements to the traffic flow after days of heavy traffic during the practice rounds.
Star Staff
The Montauk Observatory has organized a night of stargazing for the whole family in Bridgehampton.
Jennifer Landes
The Roy Lichtenstein Foundation indicated its intention to dissolve over the next few years with the announcement of major gifts to the Whitney Museum and the Archives of American Art.