Rise and shine, Port Jefferson! It’s Wednesday, so let’s get you started with everything you need to know today.
First, today’s weather:
Sun is mixing with clouds. High: 70, low: 56.
Here are the top 5 stories today in Port Jefferson:
- A Dog Festival is coming to Port Jefferson! The Village’s first Dock-diving for dogs is set for July 23 and 24 at Caroline Avenue Ball Field in Port Jefferson. Registrations for the event are open now! (Newsday/Subscription Required)
- Are you looking for remote jobs? Comsegwogue Public Library can assist you with your search! The program will help searchers learn industry standards and secure websites to apply. The event is set for May 19 at 7 pm (Comsewogue Library)
- Kids aged 6-9 years are invited to Come to the Port Jefferson Free Library on Thursday, May 19 at 7 pm for the “Magical Water Painting” program. Kids will use ceramic spoons to create art in water intact. (PJFL)
- The new restaurant replacing the Pentimento in Stony Brook has announced it will be opening under the new name “Luca.” The new spot owner, David Tunney, is working with a modern Italian-style menu with ingredients made from scratch. (Greater LI)
- Nearby News: Police are searching for a man and woman who stole formula and toys from Target in Centereach. Security cameras caught the duo leaving the store with a cart full of unpaid merchandise. Anyone with information that can lead to an arrest to call 1-800-220-TIPS. (Daily Voice)
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Today in Port Jefferson:
- Computer Basics Comsewogue Public Library. (10 am)
- Sensory Fun Comsewogue Public Library. (10:30 am)
- Critter Tales: Raccoons Port Jefferson Free Library. (11 am)
- Music & Mindfulness Comsewogue Public Library. (7 pm)
From my notebook:
- Port Jefferson Free Library: “New DIY Kit Alert for Adults! Stop by Adult Services & pick up this super cute Button Heart Magnet kit! One kit per person while supplies last!” (Facebook)
- Port Jefferson Health Walk Day hosted by The Northwell hospital is set for Sunday, May 22. The event will start in front of Mather Hospital at 8:30 am A light breakfast will be offered. (Northwell)
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Alrighty, you’re all good for today. See you all tomorrow for another update!
— Debora Whitehead
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