September 16, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Panthers open big; pound Porters, 43-7

The Babylon Panthers opened the season with a solid attack as they roared for 563 yards on offense to rip the Greenport Porters 43-7, at Dorrie Jackson Memorial Field in Greenport. More...

Kuhn visits Mt. St. Mary College

Charlie Kuhn of North Babylon, a senior at St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School in West Islip, recently attended an Admissions Barbeque at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh. More...

Three armed gunmen break into West Babylon home; all arrested

Suffolk County Police have arrested three men who burglarized an occupied West Babylon Sunday night, Sept. 5, at approximately 10:40 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

North Babylon Girls’ Soccer Team opens season

The North Babylon Girls’ Soccer team opened their season on Sept. 13 against defending League IV Champion, Deer Park at Phelps Lane Park. TheBulldogs are working for a return to the playoffs and win a fourth straight league title. More...

St. Joseph’s Babylon CYO Track Team poses with trophies

Members of St. Joseph’s Babylon CYO track team won trophies at the St. Boniface Spring Class Track Meet held in Elmont on June 12. Sasha Bailey, Deana Montrose won third place in the fifth grade 300-meter Medley Relay. More...

Johnson recognizes Babylon’s Little Leaguers

Senator Owen H. Johnson joined the Babylon Village Little Leaguers 8 Year Old Division Gold Champions at Opening Day Ceremonies. More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

Babylon Library, 24 South Carll Ave. • 669-1624   •Pretzelmania: Tues., Sept. 21 from 7:30-8:30 p.m. For young adults.   •Power Writing: Wed., Sept. 22 from 7-8:30 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Steve LaDue, North Babylon FD member

North Babylon resident and North Babylon Fire Company member Steven J. LaDue died on July 10, 2010. He was 40. He will be deeply missed by his family and many wonderful friends. said his family. More...

Russell Riley Jr, Lindenhurst resident, Riley Excavating & Contracting founder

Bay Shore business owner Russell A. Riley Jr., founder of Riley Excavating & Contracting, died peacefully on Aug. 10, 2010 in Lindenhurst. He was 85.   Raised in St. Albans, Queens, he served in the U.S. More...

Eleanor Vosper, Bay Shore, West Babylon resident

Longtime Amityville resident and loving mother Eleanor E. Vosper spent her life making lemonade when life handed her lemons. The dedicated homemaker died Aug. 24, 2010 at Our Lady of Consolation Nursing Home in West Islip. She was 82 .   More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of Ralph Avenue Holdings LLC. Arts. of Org. filed with Secy. of State of NY (SSNY) on 7/28/10. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. More...

Effort underway to preserve West Islip's history

Historical Society reaching out to the public for assistance

Posted 12:30 p.m. Sept. 17: The West Islip Historical Society is in the midst of gathering memorabilia and stories that they are hoping will lead to a compilation of information about the community that may,... More...

Babylon Country Fair 2010

Another great success; watch video here!
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Grey skies didn’t do much to dampen the spirits of fairgoers and vendors who attended the annual and ever-popular Babylon Country Fair, sponsored by Babylon Village and the Babylon Beautification Society Sun., Sept. 12. More...

Police hiring debate brings arresting war of words

A war of words between political opponents is nothing new, but the level to which the current debate between S.C. Leg. DuWayne Gregory (DAmityville), and S.C. Exec. More...

West Islip's IB program gives students an edge

The West Islip School District now offers an International Baccalaureate program, a rigorous global, educational program for students that helps them gain admission to some of the best known universities in the country, according to Assistant Superi More...

 

People/Social

West Babylon Cub Scout Pack 1634 tours town hall

West Babylon Cub Scout Pack 1634 toured Town Hall on Tues., July 20. Thispack is now a member of the Children’s Advocacy Committee and has been officially sworn in as Special Assistants to the Supervisor.  More...

West Islip American Legion celebrates Memorial Day

Former and present commanders of West Islip American Legion #1738 at the 62nd Annual Memorial Day Parade with Suffolk County Treasurer Angie   Carpenter, the parade’s emcee for the last 20 years. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•Some sad news to report: Dotty Simpson of Argyle Park passed away peacefully on last Thursday. Dotty moved to Babylon about thirty five years ago. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

First the rant: I am so sick of animal hoarders. I am sick of hearing that these people are sick. A diagnosis of mental illness does nothing to mitigate the suffering of the animal victims. More...

Events & Bulletin

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SATURDAY, Sept. 18 •Farmer’s Market: 7 a.m.-12 p.m., 9/11 Memorial Parking Lot, Route 110, Amityville. More...

Poetry in the Village series next program Sept. 19

ThePoetry in the Village series will hold its next program Sun., Sept. 19, 2 p.m. at the Babylon Public Library, 24 South Carll Ave., Babylon. Claire Nicolas White and Dan Giancola will read their works.   More...

Ascension Lutheran Pastor Installation Sept. 19

Ascension Lutheran Church announced that Pastor Justin Lathrop will be installed, Sun., Sept. 19, 4 p.m. More...

Opinion

Editorial: They answer the call to serve their community

The call went out at approximately 3:30 a.m. Most people were fast asleep, including the hundreds of volunteers who got up, left their homes and families and went into Amityville to battle a major commercial building fire September 2. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Peace-loving Muslims in America must speak up against those who have hijacked their faith

Readers’ Voices: Letters and Commentary

Dear Editor:   There are mosques existing all over America and no one has objected. People have been living in peace while practicing their religion.   More...













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