July 7, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Lindenhurst Rotary honors "Father Jim"

The Rotary International Club of Lindenhurst celebrated their 57th year of “Service Above Self ” during their annual Installation of Officers and Awards Night Dinner. Fellow Rotarian-Suffolk County Legislator Wayne R. More...

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Schools/Sports

SUNY Cobleskill's Gonzalez Named ECAC Men's Lacrosse Offensive-Player-of-the-Week

The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced recently that SUNY Cobleskill sophomore attackman Peter Gonzalez of West Islip and a graduate of West Islip High School, has been named the league’s Men’s Lacrosse Offensive- Pl ay More...

West Islip Cheerleader is an All Star

The West Islip varsity cheerleading team, under the guidance of Ariana Stubbmann and Megan Ross, recently took third place in the Long Island Competitive Cheerleading championships. More...

LMS Athletes honor girls and women in sports

Lindenhurst Middle School celebrated National Girls and Women in Sports Day with a special breakfast to honor 170 seventh and eighth-grade female studentathletes. More...

Library

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Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Lighthouse Painting: July 12, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Paint a majestic lighthouse scene. A non-refundable fee of $5 is due at registration which is underway. (Adults over 18) Bay Shore/Brightwaters, More...

Opinion

Editorial: Let’s recommit ourselves to the ideals of equality and individual freedoms set down 235 years ago

Two hundred and thirty five years ago, British citizens living in the colonies could no longer endure what they perceived as the tyrannical dictates of Mother Country. More...

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Readers Commentary Retiree wants to ensure that Medicare is protected

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Breaking News - 7/9/2011 12:33 PM

Woman assaulted with meat cleaver

HUSBAND ARRESTED

By Carolyn James A woman working at her establishment in Amityville Village was struck in the head and face with a meat cleaver in a dispute with her husband yesterday. The victim was taken to the hospital with serious wounds and is recovering. More...

WISD Study Group reviewing options as enrollment declines

Board to consider cost-saving measures in the fall including closing a school building

A Study Group formed in West Islip Schools to complete a report focusing on enrollment patterns, facilities and other issues facing the district over the next five to ten years continues to meet and move through the process. More...

LOCAL FOLKS IN THE NEWS

Babylon HS's Express performs at police service

Babylon High School’s vocal ensemble, Express, took time during their performance schedule to pay tribute to the officers of the Suffolk County First Precinct who lost their lives in the line of duty during the precinct’s annual Fallen Of More...

 

People/Social

Sen. Owen H. Johnson challenges elementary students to join local summer reading program

N.Y.S. Senator Owen H. Johnson is inviting all elementary school students in his district to participate in his Summer Reading Program. Sen. More...

Nassau and Suffolk Hospice Care Network in need of volunteers

Hospice Care Network (HCN), one of the largest hospice organizations in New York State that serves more than 400 patients and their families daily in Nassau, Suffolk and Queens Counties, is looking for volunteers.  More...

Good Samaritan Hospital hosts luncheon for volunteers

Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip hosted a special luncheon recognizing its volunteers for their hard work and dedication to the patients of Good Samaritan Hospital. The hospital has more than 800 volunteers, 150 of whom attended the luncheon. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Long before the Mouseketeers and Aristocats of Disney fame, there were The Three Musketeers and The Count of Monte Crisco, both penned by Alexandre Dumas (1802-1870).  More...

PETS FOR ADOPTION

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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: FRIDAY, July 8 More...

West Babylon Fire Department to host Zumba class July 21

The West Babylon Fire Department will host “Zumba’s on Fire,” the newest high energy and high impact dance exercise. The event is Thurs., July 21 and doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15. More...

St. Paul’s Reformed Church opens feeding ministry beginning July 8

Beginning Fri., July 8 at 6 p.m. and continuing each Friday during July, St. Paul’s Reformed Church will hold a feeding ministry. The purpose of this ministry is to provide a meal for the hungry. More...

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