February 22, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Projects underway to improve drainage in Babylon Village

Several major projects to improve drainage and protect local waterways from pollution are underway in Babylon Village. Already, readers may have noted the work being done at Boyd's Pond where water levels were dropped. More...

Copiague man killed in auto crash in Bay Shore

Suffolk County Police Third Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash which claimed the life of a Copiague man Wednesday, Feb. 14. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Despite weather woes- last winter's blizzard and this year's ice storm, Westminster remains a unique forum for pairing man's best friend with dog's best friend. More...

Library

This week at the library

Babylon, 24 S. Carll Ave 669-1624 +Free Tax Counseling: Fridays, February 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23 April 6, & 13 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. By AARP. +Sign up now to hear the Babylon Chorale Ensemble: Sunday, March 4 from 2-3 p.m. More...

Events & Bulletin

Suffolk County Sheriff's Office kicks off internet safety initiative

Suffolk County Sheriff Vincent F. DeMarco launched his internet safety initiative recently. More...

Babylon resident fundraising for El Salvador

Sheena Mendez, a resident of Babylon and a student at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut, spent her spring break last year with Habitat for Humanity in El Salvador. More...

Babylon Lions to host pancake breakfast, March 4

The Babylon Lions Club will hold their 39th annual pancake breakfast on Sunday, March 4, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Babylon Memorial Grade School on Park Avenue in Babylon Village. Tickets are $5 a person and can be purchased at the door. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Preserving history pays off

At a time when Wall Street is booming, it's ironic that a project that became one of the victims of the Depression is being revived. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Public Commentary

Communtiy around Republic cites safety and legal aircraft as sources of conflict

Dear Editor: This letter is in response to your February 7, Editorial, Struggle between Republic Airport and communities needs a new direction. More...

Cacciola tapped as new Superintendent in WBSD

Even before he makes his first decision as the new School Superintendent in West Babylon, Anthony Cacciola will have given the students of that district one of the most important educational lessons of their lives: if you work hard and stay committe More...

Deer Park students get firsthand look at LI's aviation heritage

Annemarie Lenio of the Deer Park School Distrtict, and her career and financial management class, along with social studies teacher Richard Sabatino visited the Cradle of Aviation in Nassau County. More...

West Islip Boys Winter Track Team wins League II Championship

The West Islip Boys Winter Track Team won the League II Championship at Suffolk Community College. More...

American Legion Auxiliary, Babylon Unit 94 remembers veterans

On Sunday, February 4, six members including President Erin Horn, First vice President Patricia Bianculli, Past President Theresa Philippi, 10th District President Marilyn Reiter, Jeanette Giordano and Jane Smith, joined members of the Suffolk Count More...

 

Schools/Sports

Babylon High School senior makes National Merit Finalist

Babylon Junior-Senior High School senior Aditya Ramanathan, previously praised for being a National Merit Semi-Finalist, as well as the winner of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Medal and a $60,000 scholarship, has now upped his ranking in the More...

E.W. Bower Elementary in Lindenhurst holds annual sing-a-long

Lindenhurst's Edward W. Bower students gathered before vacation for the annual Holiday Sing-Along. More...

West Babylon International Club students explore world famous art

The West Babylon Junior High School's International Club recently visited the Guggenheim Museum in New York City. Students took advantage of the opportunity to view historical Spanish masterpieces and the art exhibit of El Greco to Picasso. More...

Obituaries

Edson Edmunds, West Islip teacher and former Amityville resident

Edson H. Edmunds, a 38-year resident of Amityville, died January 19, 2007 at the Franciscan Skemp Healthcare Nursing Home in Arcadia, Wisconsin. He was 81 years old. Mr. More...

Michael Alfano: dedicated Brightwaters Village deputy mayor

Carmine Michael Alfano, who was just reelected as trustee and Assistant Mayor for the Village of Brightwaters, so loved his community he tirelessly dedicated himself to serving it. Mr. More...

Louis Caggioni: 43-year-old area carpenter

Former West Islip resident and professional carpenter Louis Anthony Caggioni died suddenly in Hilton Head, North Carolina on January 23, 2006. He was 43 years old and had moved from Long Island in 2000. More...

Legals - Free Access

LEGAL NOTICE

   LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE   OF   SPECIAL MEETING         OF   WEST BABYLON PUBLIC       LIBRARY NOTICE   IS   HERE More...













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