Here's what you need to know:
1. The Hills East girls soccer team blanked Connetquot 3-0 yesterday. Christina Bellero, Marissa Delgado and Samantha Francucci had the goals for Hills.
2. In news nearby, two Suffolk County Police officers and a civilian were hospitalized Wednesday afternoon after smashing into a restaurant and church in Deer Park. Read the full story here.
3. Political insiders across Downstate New York seem to agree: Mitt Romney was the victor in the first presidential debate on Wednesday night in which the former Massachusetts governor spent much of the time on the attack. Do you agree? Chime in here.
4. Hear about the latest research and learn about the prevention and treatment of breast cancer, presented by Dr. Chinwe Okonwo, MD., Hope Outreach Foundation, Inc. Seminar begins at the Dix Hills branch of the library at 7 p.m. Register at the library, online here or call 631-421-4530.