May 5, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Man dies in police custody

INCIDENT UNDER INVESTIGATION

Posted Fri., May 6-  Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the death of a Lindenhurst man who died in police custody this morning.  More...

Town sets Earth Day events for Saturday

ESSAY CONTEST WINNERS TO BE ANNOUNCED

Posted May 6- On Saturday the Town of Babylon will be celebrating Earth Day between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., rain or shine next to the Town Hall Pond, 200 East Sunrise Highway, N. Lindenhurst. More...

LOCAL FOLKS IN THE NEWS

New York Lottery announced the names of area Lottery players who claimed a winning ticket from one of the Lottery's live drawings between March 27 and April 2, 2011.  More...

L& B Mercury in West Babylon is closing its doors

Longtime owners cites economy, Ford plan to reduce number of dealerships

Chalk up another loss to the economy. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Babylon Elementary students create care packages for local Shelter

As part of a community service project, the second grade students at Babylon Elementary School in Marie Poelker’s class recently worked to collect travel-size toiletry items and school supplies for the Haven House Bridges Shelter in Brentwood.& More...

Registration this weekend for swimming lessons at Babylon Village Pool

Babylon Village will hold registration for swimming lessons at the Village pool on three consecutive Saturdays, as follows:  •May 7-for families whose last names begin with A through F  •May 14-for families whose last names begin More...

West Islip student Theresa Rand wins WCBS-TV News contest

Fourth grader Theresa Rand paid close attention to what her West Islip teacher was telling her class at the Paul J. Bellew Elementary School. 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, May 7 •Gray Panthers of Suffolk County: 1 p.m., West Islip Library, 3 Higbie Lane, W. Islip. For info., call 661-7080. More...

Constantino Brumidi Vegas night May 6

The Constantino Brumidi Lodge, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park, is sponsoring a Fri. Vegas Night, Fri., May 6 and May 20. The doors open 7 p.m. Food and drink will be available. For information, call 631- 586-3928.   More...

Conklin House plant sale May 7

The Conklin House is holding a plant sale, Sat.,  May 7, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the lawn and porch of the Conklin House, 280 Deer Park Ave. in the Village of Babylon. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

SUMMONS STATE OF NEW YORK SUPREME COURT, COUNTY OF SUFFOLK INDEX NUMBER: 09-44033 DATE FILED: November 6, 2009 ___________ GREEN TREE SERVICING LLC, Plaintiff, - v - SALVATORE GIANGRANDE; BELMONT VETERINARY GROUP, PC; PUTNMA LEASING COMPANY, INC.; SL More...

Conklin House Committee holds plant sale

Posted Tues., May 10- The Conklin House in Babylon Village held a plant sale May 7. A large variety of plants and flowers grown by the staff from seeds, were on sale. More...

Two running for two seats on WI School board—so far

ITS ULRICH AND MAGINNISS

Posted Mon., May 9- by Tiffany Elliott More...

Scordino added to Gallery of Mayors; Village board approves budget

Babylon Panthers win first Mayor's Cup

The portrait of Babylon Village Mayor Ralph Scordino was added to the Mayors’ gallery of portraits in Village Hall last night. More...

Unemployment rates for March lower than last year

The Suffolk County Department of Labor released statistics that show that the unemployment rate in the county for March of this year dropped to 7.5 percent or approximately 7 percent from March of 2010 when the figure was 8.1 percent. More...

 

People/Social

Our Lady of Consolation Nursing and Rehab. honors Dennis J. Verzi at Celebration of Life reception

On Wed., June 15, Our Lady of Consolation Nursing and Rehabilitative Care Center will host its 17th Annual Celebration of Life reception at Timber Point Country Club in Great River. This year Dennis J. More...

Local Bay Shore attorney returns check won in fundraiser

Local Bay Shore attorney and Rotarian Randy Medalie returned the $1,000 check he won in a fundraising lottery to Rotary President Roxann Schaubhut. Also shown are J. Stuart McLoughlin, fundraiser chairperson, far left, and Treasurer George Dagher. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Luckily most of our encounters with “mad dogs” and rabies come from books and movies- snarling Cujo, Old Yeller breaking from the shed, and Atticus Finch (aka Gregory Peck) shooting a rabid dog in To Kill A Mockingbird, a scene that many More...

Library

At The Library

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669- More...

Obituaries

Winifred Jarowski, former Massapequa Park resident, teacher

Longtime Massapequa Park resident and dedicated Girl Scout volunteer Winifred “Win” Theresa Ospeck Jarowski died March 23, 2011 in her sleep after a long illness. She was 97.  More...

Opinion

Editorial: No guilt over joy on the death of bin Laden

“The place of justice is a hallowed place,” said Sir Francis Bacon. And indeed we find ourselves in a better world, a more hallowed place this week as we live in a world without Osama bin Laden.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

S.C. Exec Steve Levy upheld the law, not hatred

Readers Commentary

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