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Students get fire-safety lesson at Babylon Elementary School

Each year, hundreds of fires are started because of accidents. More...

W. Babylon South Bay students read to the Principal

South Bay Elementary School students in the West Babylon School District are invited throughout the year to participate in the I Read to the Principal program.  More...

Deer Park counselors and teachers focus on student success

The Deer Park School District hosted a guidance symposium inviting counselors from across the island to meet admissions representatives from Harvard University. The daylong event began with an overview of the college application process.  More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

Babylon Library, 24 South Carll Ave. 669-1624 •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+. •Make your Own Dream Catcher: Thurs., Jan. 13 from 6:30- 8 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Lillian Wilbur, 90, former resident of Amityville and Babylon villages

Lillian L. Wilbur, a former resident of Amityville and Babylon, died in Owasso, Oklahoma on Fri., Dec. 24, 2010 at the age of 90.  Mrs. Wilbur was born in the Bronx on Jan. 6, 1920 to Arthur and Ida (nee Stahl) Lang. More...

Opinion

Editorial: Citizens, like their government, must hunker down in this economic winter

The state of the economy, like the seasons, changes. Sometimes we enjoy the plenty of a burgeoning spring, but then the cold, lean winter sets in and a whole new way of doing things is demanded.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Taxpayers, beware, solutions are not as sweet as they seem

Readers Commentary

Dear Editor:  Gee, the Senate approves the White House-Republican tax compromise with a few costly sweeteners stirred in, and gone is any great concern for the economy going down the tube into debt upon debt that was said to be a bankrupting tax More...

Blizzard batters LI; town, villages hit back hard

It was the grand opening of Top Bun – a new hamburger joint - in Lindenhurst Village. It was also Sun., Dec. More...

Villages scramble to resolve March election snafu; voters may be forced to use paper ballots

Villages throughout New York State are scrambling to determine how they will conduct their general elections scheduled for March. More...

 

People/Social

2010 Tapestry cocktail reception honors outstanding community leaders

Over 125 friends of the Long Island Home attended the 2010 Tapestry Reception honoring Martha L. Peterson, administrator, of the Faith Home Foundation Inc. and Theodore P. More...

Islip Town Board members attend Menorah Lighting

Councilman John Edwards and Town Clerk Regina Duffy recently attended a Menorah Lighting Ceremony to celebrate the first night of Hanukkah.   More...

Helping Hands Toy Drive provided gifts for local children

Helping Hands Toy Drive provided over 5,000 gifts for local children. Santa delivered some of the toys.  Santa and Mrs. Clause are shown at Central Islip Headstart stopping to feed two babies while delivering toys and clothes.   More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The first “Pets” of 2011 requests “reader participation”, especially from residents of the Town of Babylon. Are you ready? Your message will only take you a few moments, but the collective pet payoff can be priceless. More...

Events & Bulletin

Julia Wendt of Bayshore HS honored as News 12 Long Island Scholar

Julia Wendt, a student at Bay Shore High School, has been honored as the News 12 Long Island/MSG Varsity Scholar Athlete of the Week, an award that recognizes significant achievements both in the classroom and on the playing field.  More...

Little Flower Day Care Network offers training classes

There is continuous recruitment for those interested in becoming registered NYS Child Day Care providers through the Little Flower Day Care Network. Applicants must be 18 years of age or over. More...

Unclaimed remains of Veterans to be buried with Military Honors at Calverton

The Missing in America Project (MIAP), Dignity Memorial Funeral Homes and the City of New York have partnered together to inter the unclaimed remains of indigent and homeless veterans currently being stored in coroner’s offices around the city More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

PROBATE CITATION File No. 2010-3218 SURROGATE’S COURT – SUFFOLK COUNTY CITATION THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK By the Grace of God Free and Independent Andrew M.  More...













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