December 13, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Become a part of Babylon Town's history; take part in preservation project

Town of Babylon Supervisor Steve Bellone announced that the Town of Babylon will be initiating an Oral History Project: Preserving the History of Our Communities Through the Unique Memories of Our Residents. More...

Sewer Club weekly meeting held

The "Sewer" Club weekly breakfast meeting is held at the Delphi Diner where all subjects of interest are discussed and evaluated. More...

Michael J. Clifford graduates from the Army

Michael J. Clifford has graduated from the Army ROTC (Reserve Officers' Training Corps) Leader Development and Assessment Course, also known as "Operation Warrior Forge," at Fort Lewis, Tacoma, Wash. More...

Good Samaritan team recognized by Johnson & Johnson

A team from West Islip's Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center's Maternal Child Unit was nominated and awarded the Childbirth Nursing Award from Johnson & Johnson. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Fun run for fitness in West Babylon

The West Babylon School District held a Fun Run on September 29 in an effort to combat childhood obesity. Students of all ages from around the district participated in events including running, rock climbing, and navigating an obstacle course. More...

Deer Park HS announces top 11 highest academic achievers

Family, friends, and the Deer Park Administration joined Deer Park High School's academic elite at a breakfast to announce the Top 11 graduating seniors of the Class of 2008. More...

Rall Elementary School students get lesson on pigeons

Lindenhurst physical education teacher, Michael Crispo brought in 20 of his "over 100" pigeons for special lessons on pigeons at the William Rall Elementary School. More...

Events & Bulletin

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SATURDAY, December 15 •Bariatric Support Group: 9-10:30 a.m., Good Samaritan Hospital, 1000 Montauk Highway, West Islip. For info. call 376-4444. More...

Good Samaritan opens State-of-the-Art Center for Pediatric Specialty Care

To accommodate an increasing need for pediatric specialty care services, Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center's Center for Pediatric Specialty Care has moved to an expanded location. More...

West Islip seniors honored

West Islip High School seniors Kaitlin Keenan and Patrick Cantwell, shown with Director of Health, Recreation and Athletics Wayne Shierant, left and Principal Ken Hartill, right, are this year's Suffolk Zone winners. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY. RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE SOLUTIONS, LLC, BY SPECIALIZED LOAN SERVICING, LLC, ATTORNEY IN FACT, Pltf. vs. RAYMOND SYLVESTER, et al, Defts. Index #06-27696. More...

Babylon Village kicks off holiday season

A dusting of snow fell just as the Old Fashioned Night of Shopping in Babylon Village got underway Friday evening, December 7, 2007, lending a bit of holiday magic to the event. More...

People in the News

West Babylon 6th graders study ancient history

As part of their ancient civilization studies, students in Ms. Gismervik's sixthgrade social studies class at West Babylon Junior High School worked in groups to map out the locations of many early North American cultures. More...

Babylon Rotary Legacy of Literacy" program

The Babylon Rotary Club through the "Legacy of Literacy" Program adopts local schools and donates free books to every child in the selected school. On Nov. More...

Saim B. Erden graduates basic combat training

Army Reserve Pfc. Saim B. Erden has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina. More...

Scholars in the NEWS

•Named to the "A" honor roll at Holy Trinity High School, Hicksville for an average of 90 or more are the following local residents: Jeannine Florio of Babylon; Braenna Amorde, Jade Greco and Brianne Weiss of West Babylon; Robert Grieb of Dee More...

 

People/Social

Scholars in the NEWS

•Joseph Wilson of Central Islip, was named to the "A" honor roll at Holy Trinity High School, Hicksville for an average of 90 or more. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Heard It On The Grapevine

IT'S OFFICIAL - CHRISTMAS HAS COME TO BABYLON VILLAGE Yes, the festivities started at the annual tree lighting ceremonies sponsored by the Babylon Business and Professional Association on Sunday, Dec. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

They do it because they love us. Let's face it,if given the choice, no pet would opt to pose with Santa. They do it because we dress them up and drag them there. They do it because we don't give them enough warning to hide our car keys. More...

Poster Pets of the Week

Lucky, smooth Fox Terrior and Kitty Spice at Babylon Town Shelter. More...

Library

This week at the library

Babylon, 24 S. Carll Ave 669-1624 •Make a Gingerbread House: Saturday, December 15 from 12-2 p.m. For young adults. •Holiday Concert: Sunday, December 16 from 2-3:30 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Sara Smith, Centenarian Babylon educator

Longtime Babylon educator and coach Sara "Aunt Sally" Smith died at her home on November 1, 2007. She was 100 years old. More...

Elsie Fabiszak, Babylon Village homemaker

Elsie C. Fabiszak dedicated her life to caring for her children, husband and home. The Babylon Village resident died November 28, 2007. She was 83 years old. More...

Opinion

Christmas angels here on earth

Editorial

I spent Saturday afternoon in the company of young men and women far less fortunate than most of us. They are profoundly retarded and live in a group home. More...

Firefighters should not be made spies for the government

Public Commentary

The Libertarian Party believes that firefighters should not be used as domestic spies, and the current Department of Homeland Security training program to do this should be scrapped immediately. More...

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