March 18, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

WBSD unveils proposed spending plan

A proposed 2010-11 school budget—still a work in progress—was outlined to the public at a budget meeting March 2. More...

Lindenhurst Beautification Society Breakfast fundraiser

At right, Lindenhurst Village Trustee Kevin McCaffrey and Tom Weckerle of the Beautification Society tend to bacon at the breakfast. Below, Mayor Tom Brennan helps serve up pancakes More...

March Madness hits the South Shore

A mid-March storm, with winds of more than 70 miles per hour, struck the South Shore of Long Island on Saturday, taking down trees and utility lines, toppling poles and causing major flooding. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The “Quinn plot” thickens. Quinn was a wonderful English Setter rescued from the city shelter. We knew him less than a month before his kidneys succumbed to untreated Lyme disease. More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

Babylon Library, 24 South Carll Ave. 669-1624 •SAT Prep Course: Mon., March 22, Apr. 12, 19, 26 from 6:15-8:45 p.m. $75 fee.   •Beaded Necklace: Tues., March 23 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. $3 fee. Adult program. More...

Events & Bulletin

This Week’s events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: FRIDAY, March 19   •Caring for your Baby Class: 7-9:30 p.m., Good Samaritan Hospital, 1000 Montauk Highway, West Islip. For info., call 376-4444. More...

New LIRR car wash being constructed in Babylon Village

The Long Island Railroad began demolishing the old railroad car wash on Cedar Street in Babylon lass weekend. More...

An author's personal tale is told in West Islip

Children’s author Patrice Mary Domozych didn’t plan to be a writer; her profession is teaching. More...

Legals - Free Access

LEGAL AND PUBLIC NOTICES

NOTICE OF SALE SUPR EME COURT – COUNTY OF SUFFOLK U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE BENEFIT OF CITIGROUP MORTGAGE LOAN TRUST INC. ASSET-BACKED PASSTHROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-AHL2 Plaintiff -Against- JAMES MENZIES, ET. More...

Babylon School District presents initial budget proposal; next meeting March 22

The weak economy continues to make budgeting a tough job, especially for public school districts that must adopt budgets before final state aid and revenue figures are in. More...

March Madness!

A storm hit the South Shore over the weekend, packing 70 mph winds and wreaking havoc on trees, power lines and homes. More...

La Bella Palermo, now Pomodoro's, reopening soon

A representatives of the new owners of the former Italian restaurant, La Bella Palermo, 90 West Main St., Babylon, appeared before the Babylon Village Board Feb. 9, outlining plans to reopen the popular local Italian eatery. More...

Work of Deer Park Playwright appears in Theater Three's Annual One-act Festival

Useless Information running through March 28

Frank Tangredi sips his soda and bites into a fried macaroni and cheese square at the Terrace Diner in West Babylon. He speaks in a deep voice-a voice that has sung popular Broadway tunes on Long Island stages and grumbled lines as Mr. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Lindenhurst Swim Team sets new school record

The Lindenhurst High School Boys 200-yard freestyle relay team established a new school record (surpassing the old record set in 1994) with a time of 1:33.95. More...

LHS Athletes signs with Clemson for baseball

Lindenhurst High School baseball star Jon McGibbon signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Clemson University on a baseball scholarship. More...

Article

Sports films have graced movie screens and televisions for years, but none have been about lacrosse – a game synonymous with the Long Island athletic scene. Things are about to change. More...

Obituaries

Walter Dibbins: loving educator, longtime L.I. Weather Observers member

by Tiffany Elliott   Former college professor and avid weather observer Walter N. Dibbins of Massapequa died Feb. 1, 2010. He was 86.   Mr. More...

Audrey Daley, loving mother of eight

Former Amityville resident Audrey O. Daley died Feb. 1, 2010 in Manitou Springs, Colorado. She was 84 and had dedicated her life to caring for her family.   More...

Opinion

Our real power is in people

There we were, sitting in our homes without electricity and bemoaning our state. What would we do without television? How could we style our hair without a blow dryer. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

State of U.S. infrastructure is shameful

Dear Editor:   That narrowly-averted “catastrophic failure” faced by the Queensboro Bridge in the late 1970s (The Story of this Country’s Bridges spans History, Feb. More...













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