December 16, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Tours, fire safety education keeps Babylon Vamps busy

The Fire Prevention Committee under the leadership of ex-captain Robert Almond had a very busy year. The committee provides education and training to the residents of Babylon Village throughout the year. More...

Babylon Fire Department wins 2nd place for best appearance and best band in town parade

Chief Anthony M. Cardali and the Babylon Fire Department won second place – appearance and band— in the Town of Babylon’s Fire Department Parade, hosted by the Amityville Fire Department.   More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

North Babylon Girls Varsity Soccer team ends successful season

The 2010 North Babylon Girls’ Varsity Soccer team concluded one of the program’s most successful seasons this past month. The team played their non-league and early part of their league schedule to a 2-3 record.  More...

Christina Renna Walkathon at Lindenhurst Middle School track

The Christina Renna Foundation held a walkathon on Sun., Sept. 19th at the Lindenhurst Middle School track. More...

St. Peter’s Episcopal Day School 8th graders built robots

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Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

•Advanced Bridge Workshop: Thurs., Jan. 6-27 from 2-4 p.m. $5 fee.   •Poetry in the Village Series: Sun., Jan. 9 from 2-4 p.m. 18+.   •Learn to Relax: Tues., Jan. 11 from 7-8 p.m. 18+. More...

Obituaries

Edith Corlett, lifelong Babylon Village resident

Lifelong Babylon Village resident and loving caretaker Edith Corlett died Nov. 20, 2010. She was 93 and lived in the same home on Paumanake Avenue throughout her life.   More...

George Reve, former Lindenhurst resident

Long Island born George R. Reve, who loved his family dearly, died Oct. 29, 2010 in Port Orange, Florida. He was 102 and had made local news when he was called and reported for jury duty at the age of 94.   More...

Marty Bennison, Babylon native and college professor

Babylon native and college professor Martin “Marty” John Bennison died Nov. 10, 2010 in Oxford, Ohio. He was 67. He was born to William Marcellus and Elizabeth (nee´Magenheimer) in BayShore on Feb. 28, 1943 and grew up in Babylon. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices - Your right to know

NOTICE OF MEETINGS IN 2011 FOR WEST BABYLON FIRE DISTRICT Regularly scheduled meetings of the Board of Fire Commissioners of the West Babylon Fire District will be held on the first and third Monday of each month with the following exceptions: Substi More...

Babylon movie theater wins tax challenge

By Carolyn James POSTED Dec. 21: The owners of the Babylon Movie Theater have won a reduction in real property assessment after the owners, Cablevision, filed a tax certiori or grievance. More...

DP school teachers accept zero increase this year and lower raises through 2014

District to save $1.2 million in pay deferments

As way to publicly show her appreciation, Superintendent Eva Demyen walked across the gym floors of John F. Kennedy Intermediate School and shook hands with Bruce Sander, president of the Deer Park Schools Teachers Association.   More...

WBFD remembers troops this holiday season

Members of the West Babylon Fire Department are shown with a table of goodies sent to one of their own, Firefighter Thomas Manzi, of Co. # 4 serving with the US Army in Afghanistan. The package contained goodies to make the holidays brighter. More...

Police seek public's help in solving murder of Lindenhurst man

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the shooting death of a man in his apartment in Lindenhurst Mon., Dec. 6.   More...

 

People/Social

Carpenter recognizes Dale Bliex for 40 years of library service

SuffolkCounty Treasurer Angie Carpenter recently recognized Dale Bliex for her outstanding service of 40 years at the Bay Shore-Brightwaters Public Library. More...

Half Hollow Hills graduate attains scoutings highest rank of Eagle Scout

Nicholas Sferazza, a recent graduate of Half Hollow Hills High School attained scouting’s highest rank, Eagle Scout. He was honored in august before he left for the University of Michigan’s Ross Business School Honors program. More...

Sen.Johnson welcomes participants of New York Senate Internship program

NYS Sen. Owen H. Johnson welcomed Patricia J. Macaluso of East Northport and Brian G. White of Lindenhurst to Albany for the 2010 Legislative Session. They were participants in the New York Senate Internship Program from January through April. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Standing behind a oneway glass window, could your dog pick you out of a police lineup? More...

Events & Bulletin

Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SATURDAY, Dec. 18   •Families Anonymous: 10 a.m., New Life Community Church, 380 Lakeland Ave., Sayville. For info., call 581-3418. More...

Ronald McDonald House Charities awarding scholarships to h.s. seniors

Ronald McDonald House Charities®, (RMCH) is awarding over $400,000 in scholarships to local graduating high school seniors. More...

Safe Boating Courses available

Safe Boating Courses, free vessel safety checks and more are available from America’s Boating Club®, the United States Power Squadrons®. With 18 squadrons around Long Island, there’s one near you. More...

Opinion

Guest Editorial: ‘Tis the season of giving

Many of the local food pantries are in desperate need of donations, and the volunteers are reaching out to the public for assistance as the holidays approach. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

One man’s flight from plenty in search of those in need

Guest Commentary

Some time ago, I associated chicken francaise with the Holiday Season, instead of the usual stuff, but not in the usual way. More...













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