June 2, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Village dedicates new fountain

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Here’s to Your Health

Lighten up your diet for a healthy start to losing weight

News USA: The reason why fad diets typically don’t work, according to sports and lifestyle dietitian Molly Kimball, RD, is that they aren’t designed to succeed in the long term. More...

LI Home and North Shore LIJ announce new health-care affiliation

The North Shore-LIJ Health System and the Long Island Home, operator of South Oaks Hospital and Broadlawn Manor Nursing & Rehabilitative Center in Amityville, announced a clinical affiliation agreement aimed at improving access to mental health a More...

LOCAL FOLKS IN THE NEWS

Blessing of the Fleet kicks off boating season

The Great South Bay Power Squadron will help kickoff the boating season with the Blessing of the Fleet Sun., June 5, 11:30 a.m., at Molly Malone’s Restaurant, 124 Maple Ave., Bay Shore. More...

Babylon Hibernians honor one of their own

The 65th annual St. Patrick’s Ball held at the Ancient Order of Hibernians in Babylon, honored Donald Niall Morrissey. More...

Conklin House hosts annual plant sale

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...

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Schools/Sports

South Bay Elementary School fosters reading through theater

South Bay Elementary School in the West Babylon School District strives to foster a love of reading in their students with events based on reading throughout the year. More...

Lindenhurst player and coach honored

The Lindenhurst School District athletic department had two things to celebrate recently. More...

Babylon Teachers’ Association to hold annual Scholastic Awards Dinner

Members of the Babylon community have been checking their mail to see whether their junior or senior high students have received invitations to the Babylon Teachers Association Scholastic Awards Dinner. More...

Library

Babylon Library

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Yogalates: Wednesdays, June 8, 15 ,22, 29, 10-11 a.m. Non-refundable fee of $20 due at registration. •Eating Well While Eating Out: Wed., June 8, 6:30-8:30 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Nicholas Zigo, longtime Babylon resident, served in U.S. Navy

Longtime Babylon resident and charity fundraiser Nicholas D. Zigo died at his home on May 3, 2011 after a long battle with lung cancer. He was 85 and had been described as a role model to many.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE TOWN OF BABYLON ACCESSORY APARTMENT REVIEW BOARD Pursuant to provisions of Local Law # 9 of the Babylon Town Code, notice is hereby given that the Town of Babylon Accessory Apartment Review Board will hold a Public Hea More...

Lindenhurst FD hosts EMS event

Department hopes to make it an annual event

The Lindenhurst Fire Department held its first EMS Day. The event was May 15 at the Lindenhurst Fire Department Headquarters on Wellwood Avenue by Rescue Co. #1. The department hopes to make this an annual event. More...

Sardiello American Legion hosts Law & Order Night

On Thurs., April 28, the Sgt. John Sardiello’s American Legion Twelfth Annual Law and Order Night was held. More...

Sinus relief...

(NU) - Even if you’ve been diagnosed with seasonal allergies, there’s a good chance you also have non-allergic component to your suffering. More...

Town announces establishment of veterans home ownership assistance program

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On June 22, 1944, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed the Servicemen's Readjustment Act, commonly known as the G.I. Bill of Rights. More...

DP Police Officer and Marine honored by TOB

On Thursday, May 19, Deer Park Police Officer Jason J. Magurno was honored with the 2011 Top Cop Award.  More...

Local band, They Fall to Pieces, manages to get it all together

It began with the collapse of a drum set.  Three years ago, five friends were playing around with potential band names – and using the H1N1 flu for some inspiration – when the crash of a drum set in their studio, House of Pieces in B More...

Man robs TD Bank in West Babylon

Police seek public's help in apprehending subject

A man entered the TD Bank branch in West Babylon on Friday, handed the teller a note demanding cash. The teller complied, and the subject then fled. More...

 

People/Social

Leg. Steve Stern awards Woman of Distinction to Dix Hills resident Christina Noriega

S.C. Leg. Steve (D-Huntington), LD, announced that the 2011 Woman of Distinction recipient from the 16th Legislative District is Christina Noriega. More...

Babylon Rotary Club celebrates Arbor Day

The Babylon Rotary Club, District 7260, presented 2,000 saplings to first grade students in local schools to celebrate Arbor Day.  More...

Amityville Historical Society Annual Heritage Fair June 4

The Amityville Historical Society presents its 41st Annual Heritage Fair coming Sat., June 4 (raindate, Sun., June 5). More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Spay, don’t litter.” The double entendre in this familiar slogan adds punch. At the risk of sounding like Andy Rooney, did you ever wonder why the word “litter” has so many unrelated meanings?  More...

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Events & Bulletin

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SATURDAY, June 4 •Families Anonymous for alcohol, drug or behavioral problems: 10 a.m., New Life Community Church, 380 Lakeland Ave., Sayville. More...

AAC hosts Arts in the Park exhibit June 18

The Amityville Artists Circle is holding an Arts in the Park outdoor exhibit and fundraiser on Saturday, June 18, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Nautical Park, Ocean Avenue and Merrick Road, Amityville. More...

Long Island Dahlia exhibit sale to be held June 16

The Long Island Dahlia Society will hold a sale of exhibition grade dahlia plants, Thurs., June 16, 7:30 p.m. in the Carriage House at Bayard Cutting Arboretum in East islip. A dahlia basics class will be held at 7 p.m. More...













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