February 17, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Village approves covenants with new Bohlsen's restaurant

With the approval of the application for a new restaurant in the old Bank of Babylon building, the Babylon Village Board adopted a list of covenants and restrictions for the establishment at its Village Board meeting Jan. 24.  More...

WB students take honors at Poetry competition

West Babylon High School in the West Babylon School District recently held a Poetry Out Loud competition, part of a national contest that will culminate with a representative from each of the 50 states competing for the $25,000 grand prize in Washing More...

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Schools/Sports

Our Lady of Perpetual Help students hold American Doll Fashion Show

Our Lady of Perpetual Help (OLPH) School once again received the honor of being the only school on Long Island given the opportunity to hold an American Girl Fashion Show. More...

West Islip’s Kirdahy Elementary School focuses on giving

Fourth grade students in Ted McManus’s fourth grade class at Kirdahy Elementary School at Captree in West Islip celebrated the beginning of the holiday season by focusing on “giving.” Each brought in one or more of new and gently-us More...

Lindenhurst sophomore attends National Young Leaders Conference

Lindenhurst High School sophomore Caroline Rakus-Wojciechowski attended the National Young Leaders Conference, a privilege given for her outstanding leadership and communication skills displayed at the high school. More...

Obituaries

Mary Schappert, formerly of Babylon Village, French teacher

Loving wife, mother and longtime Babylon Village resident Mary Duggan Schappert died Jan. 25, 2011 in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, surrounded by her family after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. She was 82.  More...

Alice Harman Rose, former Babylon teacher and Copiague board member

Alice Harman Rose, a retired teacher of Babylon and Copiague school board member, died Jan. 9, 2011. She was 94 years old.  More...

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Public Notices -

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NOTICE OF SALE SUP R EME C OURTCOUNTY OF SUFFOLK WELLS FARGO BANK Plaintiff, AGAINST HUSEYIN CAMLICA, et al. More...

West Islip TD bank robbed - Free Access

POLICE SEEKING PUBLIC'S HELP IN SOLVING CRIME

NEWS FLASH: Posted Wed., Feb. 23- Suffolk County Police Major Case Investigations Unit detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred today at a TD Bank branch in West Islip. Police gave this account of the incident. More...

North Babylon TD bank robbed

POLICE SEEKING PUBLIC'S HELP IN APPREHENDING ROBBER

Posted Mon., Feb. 21-  Suffolk County Police Major Case Investigations Unit detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred Thurs., Feb. 17 at a TD Bank branch in North Babylon.  More...

Deadline March 1 for filing STAR exemptions

TOB Receiver of Taxes helps seniors needing assistance with property tax applications

Posted Fri., Feb. 18- More...

Lindenhurst wins court case; moves forward to clean up unsightly dock

Following a legal decision in its favor, Lindenhurst Village took action Feb. 8 to clean up a property at South Hickory Street.  More...

 

People/Social

Snow babies born at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip

Fifteen determined, expectant mothers braved the storm on the evening of Jan.26 and safely delivered babies at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, West Islip. These newborns included eight girls and seven boys. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Libby spent too long on the lam. Over the last ten months workers in a Hauppauge industrial corridor spotted this hungry Golden Retriever mix foraging for food outside various businesses. Some fed the phantom brown dog, but none could catch her ... More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ A t Your Library

Babylon Library,  24 South Carll Ave. 669-1624  •Digital Camera for Beginners, Tues., Feb. 22, 7-8:30 p.m. Learn how to use your digital camera. Bring camera, fresh batteries & manual to this handson work-shop for beginners only. More...

Events & Bulletin

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are list public meetings and special the coming week: SATURDAY, Feb. 19 •Families Anonymous alcohol, drug or behavioral problems: New Life Community Church, 380 Lakeland Ave., Sayville. For info., call 631- 581-3418. More...

Good Samaritan hosts free lecture on coronary artery disease February 24

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center is offering a free lecture on the prevention and treatment of coronary artery disease, Thurs., Feb. 24. at 6 p.m. More...

T.O.B. Sup. Steven Bellone to hold annual Black History Month program February 26

Supervisor Steven Bellone and the Town of Babylon Department of Human Services will hold the 23rd annual Black History Month Program, Sat. Feb. 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Babylon Town Hall Annex auditorium, 281 Phelps Ln., North Babylon. More...

Opinion

Guest Editorial: Noting change over the years with a bit of nostalgia

What happened to mail? I don’t mean junk mail, bills and advertisements. I mean personal, handwritten letters. Am I the only one who cherishes this kind of unique mail?  More...

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Readers Commentary Man’s best friend can be found at your local animal shelters

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