Daily Grind

Deadlines to register to vote in the upcoming school budget votes and board elections are approaching.
Star Staff
The fourth annual I Love My Park Day is an effort to enhance New York State Parks, and a chance for residents to show how much they love them.
Taylor K. Vecsey
Two eastbound and westbound lanes on the Long Island Expressway between Manorville and Riverhead are planned; all three westbound lanes will be closed Friday afternoon and evening.
Morgan McGivern
Good fun was has for a good cause at the Parrish's sold-out Spring Fling party on Saturday night.
Jennifer Landes
A nod for Nivola and Comden & Green, but nothing for Albee, Balaban, Broderick, Danner, or Lane.
Christine Sampson
Team Supreme was part of an alliance with other schools through the finals, and lost in "a nail-biting third match" in an international robotics competition last weekend.
David E. Rattray
A 4:30 p.m. forum on Saturday at the East Hampton Library will include East Hampton Town's top environmental official, Kim Shaw.
Taylor K. Vecsey
The Montauk Chamber of Commerce is trying to raise $23,000 for its annual Fourth of July Grucci fireworks show with a new GoFundMe page.
Jennifer Landes
A gallery that has had a significant impact on Southampton Village's art scene is expanding to East Hampton.
Taylor K. Vecsey
Shoppers will have to use recyclable paper bags or reusable bags when shopping in the Town of Southampton after the bag ban takes effect on Wednesday.
Christine Sampson
Stony Brook University will honor Billy Joel with an honorary doctor of music degree at the commencement ceremony in May.
Jennifer Landes
Deeming it the "first unquestionably mainstream podcast," jurors said it was an "audio game-changer."
Christine Sampson
School boards in Springs, East Hampton, Sag Harbor, and Bridgehampton will meet this week for the purpose of finalizing their 2015-16 school budgets.