August 9, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

LSD student wins DOT design contest

Why are we throwing away our tax dollars…LITTER-a-ly? This is the title of the newest Department of Transportation (DOT) brochure, designed by Lindenhurst High School's own Emilia Bajena. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

It's so hard to be a homeless cat. Last summer an Ohio State University study found that the outlook for dogs in that state's shelters had improved considerably yet conditions had deteriorated for cats. More...

Events & Bulletin

Stern declares Miss New York Day

Suffolk County Legislator Steve Stern (D-Huntington) 16th LD declared July 14th 2007 as "Miss New York Day" in Suffolk County in recognition of the re-location of the Miss New York Pageant to Dix Hills. More...

OLL to host summer evening program

Our Lady of Lourdes, 455 Hunter Ave., West Islip, will hold summer evening prayer, Monday, August 13, 7:30 p.m. on the Great Lawn. The homilist is Joseph Bruno, campus minister of St. Joseph's College. More...

Venders needed for fair/flea market

Vendors are needed for a craft fair/flea market, Saturday, September 15, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. to be held at the First Congregational Church of Bay Shore, 1860 Union Blvd., Bay Shore. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Congress continues to sell out American citizens

Many of the Americans who oppose what is happening in Washington with regard to illegal immigration enjoyed a major success last month when the immigration reform bill collapsed under the pressure of law-abiding Americans who made it known in no un More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Wild dog injures walker in Udall fields in West Islip

Dear Editor: As I walked across Udall Field, I was attacked and bitten by his unleashed, large black dog, whose cowardly owner said he would take me to the hospital as soon as he got his car that was parked close by. That never happened. More...

Turf Field Committee dontates lighting for Babylon High School athletic field

The proposed donation of lights for the Babylon High School Athletic Field was the topic of a special community meeting held Monday, July 16, 2007 in Babylon High School's Rowe Hall. More...

WBSD Math Olympics

Fifth grade students in the gifted program at West Babylon Junior High School competed in the five-month Mathematical Olympiads. More...

A beautiful day at Argyle Lake

Babylon residents Sylvia Vargas, Rosie Nunez and Abagail Nunez, two and a half, pause at the edge of Argyle Lake to admine the ducks who gather for a free handout. PHOTO BY CLIFF DE BEAR More...

 

Schools/Sports

Spring exhibit at William Rall Elementary

The Spring Exhibit evening at Rall Elementary, Lindenhurst, was special this year. More...

Lindenhurst HS holds senior breakfast

Lindenhurst High School students gathered at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Broadway for their annual Senior Breakfast. They were treated to a special breakfast of eggs and sausage and then got a first look at their yearbooks. More...

West Babylon Junior High presents spring concerts

The West Babylon Junior High School music department presented three spring concerts on April 24, May 2 and May 3. More...

Obituaries

Robert Burns, longtime North Babylon SD coach

For many years, Robert Burns taught mathematics and coached athletes in the North Babylon School District, telling his family that he enjoyed being in front of a class and working with young people more than almost anything else. More...

George W. Gehrlein, longtime Copiague resident

In 1956, Walter Gehrlein moved to Copiague when the community was still connected by dirt roads. He lived in a home his family built, and spent his life caring and providing for and enjoying his family. George W. Gehrlein died on July 8, 2007. More...

John Anderson, longtime Amityville firefighter

Longtime Amityville resident and former Amityville Fire Department Captain John Walter Anderson died July 16, 2007 at his home. He was 84 years old. More...













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