September 3, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Belfast youngster finds life—and peace—on Long Island

For many years, Tara and Bill Fries heard about a program to provide children of war-torn Northern Ireland with the opportunity of spending a few weeks in the United States. More...

Two women’s fight against cancer becomes a community’s fight

As she was putting on an elegant strapless dress for a beautiful wedding, Maureen McGrory discovered something that frightened her. She paused, took a deep breath and checked again. More...

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Schools/Sports

Deer Park students attend annual Kids in Action Youth Conference

National Junior Honor Society and Student Council members from the Robert Frost Middle School in Deer Park recently attended the third annual Kids in Action Youth Conference of Long Island held at Farmingdale State University. More...

Arts-in-Education program brings author to West Islip

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North Babylon student recognized by American Chemical Society

Richard Delle Bovi, a tenth grade student at North Babylon Senior High School, has been awarded the 2004 Certificate of Merit for academic achievements in chemistry. More...

Opinion

Attack on Police Officer was unconscionable

While most of the protesters at the Republican Convention in New York City are peaceful and want nothing more than to be heard and have their points of view recognized, there are a few whose violent actions have caused pain and suffering, particularl More...

Writer to writer: Bush is a better choice Nov. 2nd

Dear Editor: More...

Guest Editorial

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Update on Babylon Village's pink elephant building

The demolition of the old electrical transformer building on Railroad Avenue, just west of the Rail Road station, is scheduled to be torn down in October, according to the latest information provided Sen. More...

A perfect fit, just in time for school!

Maureen Cabrera, 11, snags a pair of back-to- school sneakers during her visit to her grandparents home in West Babylon recently. She is from New Hampshire and spied the perfect sneakers at the Great South Bay Shopping Center, West Babyon. More...

Police investigate motorcycle accident involving police car and bicyclist

Suffolk County Police First Squad Detectives are investigating a motor vehicle accident in which a police vehicle collided with a bicyclist. More...

First Precinct police close down drug ganghouse in Wyandanch

Suffolk County Police First Squad Detectives executed a search warrant at a drug gang house at 254 State Avenue in Wyandanch, on August 19, at about 7:45 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

Three brothers

Three brothers of Troop 194, Babylon, which is sponsored by Ameican Legion Post #94 have all attained the rank of Eagle Scout. From left to right the brothers are: More...

Library

Babylon • 669-1624 24 South Carll Avenue

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Live Poets Society to hold monthly poetry reading

Starting Wednesday, September 15, Live Poets will be holding monthly poetry reading events at the Islip Public Library, 28 Monell Avenue, Islip, NY 11751. More...

Events & Bulletin

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week

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Craft vendors wanted

For the Yours, Ours, Mine Community Center Harvest Festival, a fun family event to be held on Saturday and Sunday September 18th and 19th from 10a.m. to10 p.m. More...

42nd annual Good Samaritan Ball, Sept 18

The 42nd annual Good Samaritan Ball, 42nd Street, will be held at the Bourne Mansion in Oakdale, Saturday, September 18. Co-chairpersons are Dr. and Mrs. More...













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