Daily Grind

Star Staff
As bays and estuaries rapidly cool at this time of year, sea turtles are often left stunned and can die if not helped.
Star Staff
A benefit for Dave Giacone, a musician who has been unable to work since being injured in a car accident in August, happens on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at the Stephen Talkhouse.
Christine Sampson
Sightings of one or more humpback whales in New York and New Jersey waters have led the Coast Guard to warn boaters to reduce their speed and steer clear if they do spot one.
Christine Sampson
The Springs School is collecting gently used coats, hats, scarves, and gloves for its annual outerwear exchange, which has been a cold-weather tradition for about 10 years at the school
Christine Sampson
Michael Collins is one of two Long Islanders to be honored by the Nassau-Suffolk H.I.V. Health Services Planning Council on Dec. 2.
Star Staff
The East Hampton Lions and MuvStrong, a gym in East Hampton, have come together in an attempt to gather at least 135 pints of blood during a blood drive at the American Legion on Monday.
Jennifer Landes
"The Underground Railroad" won the National Book Award for fiction. Robert Caro was honored for his body of work.
Christine Sampson
Students at Pierson High School are putting the finishing touches on their production "Harvey," while fourth and fifth graders at John M. Marshall Elementary School are doing the same for their production of "Shrek: The Musical Jr." Both open Thursday night.
Star Staff
Donations will be given to the Sag Harbor Food Pantry in time for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Star Staff
A girls night out at Gurney’s Resort will be held on Friday, Nov. 18, to benefit Southampton Hospital’s Coalition for Women’s Cancers.
Taylor K. Vecsey
Beginning Friday night, drivers can expect overnight lane closures or shifts for road work on Montauk Highway between County Road 39 and Fairbanks Court in Water Mill in the Town of Southampton.
Star Staff
Tuesday is Election Day, and if you experience a problem at the poll, the office of New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman is standing by to help.