August 26, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Moving Sale at Horror House offered something for everyone

A woman jogged and a couple walked along the tree-lined street. Another woman pushed a baby carriage while a man and a woman worked in their front yard, hosing off their outdoor furniture. It was a normal summer day in the Village Amityville. More...

Celebrating Native American Culture in Babylon

Color, music and motion joined forces in a traditional Native American dance performed at the annual Paumanauke Pow-Wow hosted by the Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts and the Town of Babylon August 14 and 15. More...

Bone Marrow donors wanted to help save life of eight-year-old

A bone marrow drive will be held Sun., Aug. 29, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Weldon E. Howitt Middle School, 70 Van Cott Ave., Farmingdale. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

by Mary Gallagher •The Babylon Pool was the place to be if you were celebrating a birthday last Saturday. No less than five local children were the guests of honor at four different parties at the pool!   More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Lassie came home, but that was a book and a movie. Teddy Bear is the real deal. After surviving nearly four years in a North Carolina swamp, Teddy Bear, an Irish Wolfhound mix was reunited this month with her jubilant owners. 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. 13,20,27, Oct. More...

Obituaries

Barbara Holmquest Gotz, gifted pianist, longtime Amityville resident

Professional pianist, Barbara Holmquest Gotz, who dedicated her life to both teaching and playing, music died July 24, 2010 after complications from a fall in Amityville. She was 88.   More...

Rev. Father Robert Hyatt, served as local hospital chaplain

by Tiffany Elliott Longtime hospital chaplain and local priest, Rev. Father Robert A. Hyatt died June 23, 2010. He was 78 and served in Massapequa Park and Amityville for many years.   More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

LEGAL NOTICE TO THE TAXPAYERS OF THE WEST BABYLON FIRE DISTRICT: NOTICE IS HEREBY GTIVEN, that a resolution was duly adopted by the Board of Fire Commissioners of the WEST BABYLON FIRE DISTRICT, Town of Babylon, County of Suffolk, State of New York, More...

Armed man holds up West Babylon bank - Free Access

Police investigation underway

A man, armed with a gun, walked into a Chase Bank in West Babylon this morning, asked to speak to the manager and then demanded cash. More...

Making a splash this summer at Babylon Library

TheBabylon Public Library Make A Splash-Read! Summer Reading Club ended on August 13 with a closing program, Bubblemania. More...

Lindenhurst Village Board considering Senior Housing project

Lindenhurst Village could have a new senior development moving in on Montauk Highway.   More...

Peter Lombardo of Deer Park named Volunteer of the Year

IN THE NEWS

Suffolk County Legislator Steve Stern (D-Huntington 16th LD) presented a Proclamation to Peter Lombardo, the “Volunteer of the Year.” Each year, the Legislature recognizes a volunteer from each of the 18 legislative districts for outstan More...

 

Schools/Sports

Deer Park High School’s senior falcons soar

The Deer Park High School Senior Awards ceremony recognized members of the Class of 2010   for their academic and athletic accomplishments, as well as their positive contributions to the district   More...

Forest Avenue’s Family Picnic

Forest Avenue School in the West Babylon School District recently held its annual family picnic. More...

Students support St. Jude with a Math-a-Thon

The student body at Kirdahy Elementary School at Captree in West Islip has supported the St. More...

Events & Bulletin

This Week’s events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SATURDAY, Aug. 28   •Farmer’s Market: 7 a.m.-12 p.m., 9/11 Memorial Parking Lot, Route 110, Amityville.   More...

Please meet our local scholars

•Quies Sakhizada, of Deer Park, was named to the dean’s list at Widener University School of Law, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, for the spring semester.   •Chris K. More...

Eastern Suffolk BOCES awarded Arts Program Grant

Eastern Suffolk BOCES has been awarded a four-year U.S. Dept. of Education Arts in Education Model Development and Dissemination Program grant for more than $1 million. This money covers all costs of the upcoming program. More...

Opinion

Editorial: Let’s help our kids have a successful school year

We are about ready to bid farewell to what has been   a beautiful summer­—   hot hazy and full of sunshine   as summer should be. Next up: sending the kids off to school. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Anti-mosque sentiment is modern twist to an old form of discrimination

Readers’ Voices: Letters and Commentary

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