Here are the key items you need to know today in Farmingdale:
1. The Long Island’s Business Trade Show comes to Carlyle on the Green at Bethpage State Park today from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. More than 100 exhibitors will be on hand. See details here.
2. SURGE, an interactive theater event that fuses music, comedy, and Christian inspirational messages comes to the Farmingdale Multiplex Cinema Wednesday at 7 p.m.
3. Did you see our story about the robbery near the Hicksville LIRR station and the subsequent arrest of a suspect? Read it here.
4. We've created an open blog where residents can vent about the dangers of local roads and drivers who seem clueless. See how you can get in on the conversation here.
5. Today's weather, brought to you by the National Weather Service, which is technically closed but remaining open because its workers know they are not "non-essential:" Clouds mixed with sun, then possible showers toward evening. Highs in the 60s.