August 19, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Tougher DWI law in effect this week

by Carolyn James   On Sunday, the latest weapon against drunk drivers—a law requiring ignition interlock systems on vehicles owned by drivers convicted of drunk driving—goes into effect. More...

Lindenhurst man charged in smash and grab burglaries

Suffolk County Police arrested a Lindenhurst man Tues., Aug. 7, for committing multiple smash-andgrab burglaries of businesses in Lindenhurst and West Babylon during the past two weeks.   More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Why is it, sir, as we grow older and wiser, we become LESS valued?” ….an astute question asked in a book about the late German Shepherd, Nannie Millie. More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

Babylon Library, 24 South Carll Ave. 669-1624 •Beginners Bridge Instruction: Thurs., Sept. 9,16,23 & 30 from 2-4 p.m.   •Senior Advocate: Tues., Aug. 24 from 2-4 p.m. Free.   •SAT Prep Course: Mon., Sept. More...

Events & Bulletin

This Week’s events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SATURDAY, Aug. 7   •Gray Panthers of Suffolk County: 1 p.m., West Islip Library. Age & youth working for social & economic justice. More...

Babylon IDA Vocational Scholarship Awards

On Tues. June 15, 6 p.m. the Babylon Industrial Development Agency presented the annual Vocational Scholarship Awards to graduating seniors from various High Schools in the Town of Babylon. More...

West Islip Scout Pack 83 decorate the graves at Long Island National Cemetary

West Islip Cub Scout Pack 83 decorated the graves at Long Island National Cemetary with American Flags for Memorial Day. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation of Stonegate Club LLC. Art. Of Org. filed with Secy. Of State of NY (SSNY) on 6/14/10. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. More...

Anthony Serpenti of North Babylon wins Town's highest honor: Heroism Award

It’s one thing to save your grandfather’s life. It’s another thing to have to stand up at a public meeting and accept accolades for it. More...

IN THE NEWS

P.O. Mark Sacco with his dog Max and P.O. Thomas Teufel with his dog Koda gave a demonstration of how the Suffolk County K-9 Unit operates. More...

How the system works

An ignition interlock is a sophisticated system that tests for alcohol on a driver's breath. It is a device that requires a vehicle operator to blow into a small handheld alcohol sensor unit that is attached to a vehicle's dashboard. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Our Lady of Lourdes 8th graders graduate

The following students graduates from Our Lady of Lourdes School in West Islip.  More...

OLPH students gain tunnel vision through a science lesson

Eighth grade students at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Lindenhurst, gained tunnel vision through a creative science lesson. They watched a video on tunnels, wrote reports, and then constructed a tunnel of choice. More...

Babylon Junior High School’s science club presents at Science Symposium

Babylon Junior High School’s newly formed science club has encountered many rewarding experiences during its inaugural year. More...

Obituaries

Robert Muncie, Fifth generation West Babylon family, U.S. Army Veteran

Former West Babylon resident and U.S. Army veteran Robert “Bob” C. Muncie died July 14, 2010 in Reidsville, North Carolina. He was 83.   More...

Robert Lloyd,West Islip resident, NavyVeteran

Longtime West Islip resident Robert “Bob” R. Lloyd died July 20, 2010 of cancer. He was 73 and had lived on Sequams Lane East for more than 25 years. More...

Opinion

Supporters of Mosque at Ground Zero are espousing invalid argument

There is nothing wrong with disagreement and debate. In fact, Americans love a healthy discussion about controversial issues. More...

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