January 13, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Good Samaritan Hospital's first baby of the New Year

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center’s first baby delivered in 2011 was born at 7:14 p.m., January 1. Rosa and Gennady Vladikin of Deer Park welcomed their first child, Gennady Yakov, who weighed in at 8 lbs., 4 oz. More...

Baseball event in Lindenhurst

At a recent Lindenhurst Historical Society meeting, the program honored Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig playing baseball here 80 years ago. It featured memorabilia of baseball history. More...

Two men break into DP home; resident injured

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating the burglary of an occupied home in Deer Park Tues., Jan. 4, during which a man who lived at the home was injured. Police gave this account:  More...

Copiague man crashes into police car

Suffolk County Police have arrested a Copiague man after he fled from police and crashed his car into a marked police vehicle early Monday morning, Jan. 3.  More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Several months ago I stopped visiting Oyster Bay Shelter to photograph the dogs and cats for the Massapequa Post edition of “Pets”. There were many reasons. The following is just one:  More...

Assemblyman Jim Conte on Cablevision’s Meet the Leaders with Pat Halpin

Assemblyman Jim Conte (R,I,C,WFHuntington Station) was recently on Cablevision’s Meet the Leaders with Pat Halpin. More...

Events & Bulletin

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: FRIDAY, Jan. 14 •S. C. Community College: 10:30 a.m., special meeting, Ammerman Campus, 533 College Road, Selden. For info., call 451-4110. SATURDAY, Jan. 15 More...

Brumidi Vegas night

The Constantino Brumidi Lodge, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park, is sponsoring a Friday night Vegas, Fri., Jan. 14. The doors open 7 p.m. Food and drink will be available. For information, call 631-586-3928.   More...

Babylon offices will be closed January 17, no garbage pickup

Village of Babylon offices will be closed and there will be no rubbish or garbage pick up on Mon., Jan. 17 in observance of the Martin Luther King holiday. More...

Better Babylon Party kicks off March campaign

MAYOR RALPH SCORDINO, TRUSTEES DEBBIE BASILE AND TONY DAVIDA RUNNING FOR REELECTION
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Posted Fri., Jan. 14- The Better Babylon Party supporters met last night to kick off the campaign in Babylon Village. The election is March 15. More...

Babylon Movie theater wins tax challenge

Village and Town must reduce assessment

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...

A birthday with caring

Grace Merandi, standing third from left, celebrated her ninth birthday recently. In lieu of presents, she asked the girls who came to her party, as shown, to bring in items for Resurrection House’s food pantry. More...

West Babylon Fire Department announces essay contest winners

West Babylon Junior High School in the West Babylon School District recently competed in the West Babylon Fire Department’s annual Fire Prevention Poster Contest in honor of Fire Prevention Month. All of Ms. More...

Babylon HS Senior semifinalist in Coca Cola program

Babylon High School senior Shannon Weber has been named a semifinalist for the 2011 Class of the Coca-Cola Scholars Program. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Babylon High School performs Oklahoma!

The famous musical set in Oklaho- ma territory outside the town of Claremore in 1906 came to life at Babylon Junior-Senior High School when the school’s talented student-actors took the stage to perform Rodger an Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! More...

Babylon students and Superintendent spread holiday cheer

As part of the Christmas at the Conklin House event, which was hosted at the historic house on Deer Park Avenue in early December, students throughout the Babylon School District helped to make this year’s celebration a true success.  More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

Babylon Library, 24 • South Carll Ave. 669-1624   •How to Lose 12-15 lbs. in 8 Weeks: Tues., Jan. 18 from 7-8:15 p.m. 18+.  •E-Readers & the Library: Mon., Jan. More...

Obituaries

Michael Stephen Fields, entrepreneur and U.S. Air Force Veteran

Michael Stephen Fields, a 1963 graduate of Amityville Memorial High School and a self-made millionaire, died of cancer in California on Oct. 24, 2010 following a brief i llness. He was 65 years old.  More...

Opinion

Editorial: We saw on Saturday the high price we pay for freedom in America

The unconscionable assault against Rep. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Electric cars: A solution that fills up a book of unanswered questions

Readers Commentary

Have you seen the advertisement for an all-electric car, the $500 offer from LIPA if you buy one or the GE individual recharger? More...













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