Welcome back, Port Jefferson! It’s Monday, so let’s get you started with everything you need to know going on around Port Jefferson today.

First, today’s weather:

Plenty of sunshine. High:60 low:44.

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Here are the top stories today in Port Jefferson:

  1. Giving Kids Hope, a non-profit organization that helps families in need and support the ones battling cancer, is asking for donations for their Thanksgiving Food Drive. Currently, the organization has a list of 148 families signed up to receive a box with goodies for their holiday dinner. A list of the most needed items is available so, drop your donation off at the Giving Kids Hope thrift store located at 1506, Main ST, Port Jefferson, and make a support this amazing organization that has been a blessing for the community. (Facebook)
  2. Rheumatology and Osteoporosis Clinic Grand Opening In Port Jeff. Brookhaven Town Council member Jonathan Kornreich joined Dr. Sanjay Godhwani for the grand opening of Island Rheumatology and Osteoporosis, PC, at 10 Roosevelt Ave, in Port Jefferson Station. The celebration included a ribbon cutting and presentation of a certificate of congratulations. (TRB News)
  3. New Port Jefferson Independent Senior And Assisted Living. Enjoy senior living near the Long Island Sound in bustling Port Jefferson at our newest luxury LI assisted living, memory care and independent senior living community, Brightview Port Jefferson. Located in Suffolk County on the North Shore of LI, the complex is just a few miles from the Port Jefferson Marina, Harborfront Park, and Village Center. (Bright View)
  4. Photos: Blue Point Brewery’s 2021 Cask Ales Fest in Patchogue. Thousands of beer lovers from across Long Island and beyond flocked to Blue Point Brewery for the return of the long-awaited and deeply missed Cask Ales Fest. (Greater Long Island)

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Today in Port Jefferson:

  • MS Early Winter Sports Begin – Port Jefferson School District. (All Day)
  • Take & Make Turkey Pops – Port Jefferson Free Library. (9:30 a.m.)
  • ONLINE: National STEM Day Challenge. (11 a.m.)
  • Dance Laugh Play – Port Jefferson Free Library. (11 a.m.)
  • Teen Pumpkin Pillows – Port Jefferson Free Library. (6:30 p.m.)
  • Poppies for Veterans Day (Comsewogue). (7 p.m.)

Port Jefferson Patch Notebook

  • Port Jefferson Village is proud to announce Santa’s Workshop at The Roe House on the corner of Barnum Ave and West Broadway will be open for visits on the selected dates with Santa. (Facebook)
  • Terryville Fire Department reminds the community that as we change our clocks, we can’t forget to change the batteries of the smoke detectors. This is also a good time to check to manufacturers recommendations on replacing your detectors. (Facebook)
  • Port Jefferson Village congratulates Team Cantwell in winning The 2021 Adult Softball Snowflake League Championship. (Facebook)
  • Join Chef Rob at Port Jefferson Library and learn all about the best Kitchen Gadgets and Gizmos. (Facebook)

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Debora Whitehead

About me: Debora Whitehead is a dedicated wife and homeschooling mom from Coram, NY. She has a Bachelor Degree in Education and loves to teach and write. Her passion for the community reflects on her volunteering work at the ‘Mariposa Ministry”, a non-profit family assistance program. One of her strongest believes is Jesus Christ and when she is not Parenting, Teaching or reading, she is writing. One of her favorites quotes is ” The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams”- Eleanor Roosevelt.

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