2. Late Monday we wrote about a Wyandanch man who survived after he was struck by a freight train by the Hicksville station. Read it here.
3. Farmingdale Schools won't open until Monday open until Monday Sept. 9 because Labor Day week also coincides with Rosh Hashanah on Thursday and Friday. You can see the school-year schedule here.
4. If your civic group, church or synagogue is planning a public event, there's no easier way to get the word out on our "Boards." Click here for the free exposure.
5. Today's weather: Mostly cloudy, chance of thunderstorms.
In case you missed it recently:
- Urban Outfitters Opens At Nearby Whitman Mall
- St. Anthony's Backs Point Forward
- Track Fatality Slows LIRR
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