Huntington's sanitation schedule is different this week because of the Labor Day holiday. Monday and Thursday pickup is moved back to Tuesday and Friday; Tuesday and Friday pickup is moved to Wednesday and Saturday. Recycling is Thursday in all areas and there is no yard waste collection this week.
New LIRR Timetables
New LIRR timetables take effect Tuesday with revised schedules for trains to/from Atlantic Terminal and Mets-Willets Point. In addition, Hempstead track work will affect midday service on Hempstead, Far Rock, Babylon and Huntington branches. For details, pick up the new Sept. 3 timetable.
Schools Open for New Year
Northport-East Northport schools open Wednesday. Schools are then closed Thursday and Friday for Rosh Hashanah. Football scrimmages get underway Tuesday, with Northport at Huntington, at 4 p.m.
East Northport Festival
Get ready to enjoy magic shows, sidewalk sales, exhibits, craft vendors, great food, petting zoo, bicycle stunt shows, amusement rides and games, live entertainment, street performers and more at the East Northport Chamber of Commerce’s annual Festival will taking place Sept. 6 through Sept. 8.