Start your Monday with this daily guide, where you will find five pieces of information you should know today, like events happening in town or topics being covered on the site. Have an event or topic that should appear in this column? Add it to the calendar or send us a news tip.
Christmas Eve: Monday is Christmas Eve, the day prior to the Christian celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ. It is not a state or federal holiday.
Closed: Massapequa Public Schools will be closed Monday as will both branches of the Massapequa Public Library.
Town/Village: Both Town Hall in Oyster Bay and Village Hall in Massapequa Park will be open until 12:30 p.m. on Monday.
Sanitation: There will be normal sanitation pickup in the Town of Oyster Bay on Monday.
LIRR: The LIRR's Babylon Branch, which servesMassapequa and will once again add extra trains Monday afternoon. There will be a 2:32 p.m. train running express to Lynbrook, then making all stops to Babylon; a 3 p.m. train stopping at Jamaica, Rockville Centre, then making all stops to Babylon; and a 3:31 p.m. train running express to Rockville Centre, then making all stops to Babylon.