School doors open: Students in the Roslyn and Longwood school districts return to school today to begin the 2011-12 academic year. The bulk of Long Island’s public school districts reopen Tuesday and Wednesday. Check Jo Napolitano’s and Joie Tyrrell’s updates at newsday.com.
Memorial ceremony: The unveiling ceremony for the Diamond in the Pines 9/11 Memorial will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday at the Diamond in the Pines Park (1844 Rt. 112, Coram). The memorial was built by the Rocky Point Veterans of Foreign Wars. Follow Nicholas Spangler’s Twitter updates @spanglernewsday.
Surf’s up: The first day of competition of the abbreviated Quiksilver Pro New York surfing competition begins Monday in Long Beach. The event, which runs through Sept. 15, will take place on the beach at National Boulevard. Check staff updates at newsday.com.