August 18, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News!

West Islip High School athletes Jessica and Katelyn Ball were first and second place winners at the Massapequa Mile Run, sponsored by the Massapequa Road Runners Club. More...

Four men charged with burglary at Deer Park pool

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives have arrested four men charging them with burglary at the Babylon Town pool in Deer Park. Police gave this account:  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

West Islip teacher awarded Fulbright Classroom Grant

Teacher Noreen Matthews, a social studies teacher in West Islip High School, has been awarded a Fulbright Classroom Teacher Exchange Grant to teach in Glasgow, Scotland for a year. Ms. Matthews is one of approximately 60 U. S. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Owney’s profile is on a Forever stamp. The tribute is only fitting. Such a deserving dog has been dead for 114 years. This Terrier type was both a mascot and martyr for the US Postal Service. For years, he accompanied mail by rail and ship. More...

PETS FOR ADOPTION

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Hot Laps

All the races on the August 6, 2011 Riverhead Raceway program were extremely competitive with the championship contenders vying for the win.  In the premier Modified Division, Justin Bonsignore steered his Ken Mazza-owned, M3 Technologies #51 to More...

Obituaries

Robert Kuntz, Babylon resident, hospital worker

Babylon resident Robert E. Kuntz, who worked at St. John Queens Hospital for 37 years, died July 12, 2011. He was 63 and had lived on Bayview Avenue in Babylon.  More...

Angela Brandine, Copiague resident

Like many of her generation, Angela Brandine came to this country as a youngster; her parents were seeking a better life for themselves and their children.  Originally from Siracusa, Sicily, the family came through Ellis Island with Mrs. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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The sadness of August

As summer winds down and the ever-so-slight scent of autumn flows across my cheeks, I always think back to the years when my children were growing up. More...

BBC lauds State Attorney General’s move against “sham” charity

Dear Editor:  More...

Local volunteer John Fitts named Nathaniel Conklin Award winner; ceremonies August 28

This year’s recipient of the annual Nathaniel Conklin Award for Volunteerism in Babylon Village is John Fitts. This service award is based on John’s long record of service to our community. More...

WB's South Bay School ready to open

Building completely restored from fire
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With the major construction on South Bay Elementary School completed, and the final touches being placed on the building, the West Babylon School board has set the date for a ribbon cutting ceremony for Tues., Sept. 6, 6 p.m. More...

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The Village of Babylon will hold its Summer Concert Program at the Argyle Park Gazebo, Montauk Highway, Babylon, Friday evenings at 8 p.m. In the event of rain, concerts will be held in the Babylon High School auditorium, 50 Railroad Ave. More...

Ashley Korkidis off to college with honors; scholarships

Ashley Korkidis, a Babylon High School graduate, will be attending Philadelphia University next month, majoring in o cc up at iona l therapy. More...

 

People/Social

Photo

Shown, left to right, are Ken Herman, longtime member of the Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society and Fresnel Lens Building Project Manager; K. More...

Leg. Barraga attends Pastor Appreciation Day at First Baptist Church of Bay Shore

The First Baptist Church of Bay Shore recently held Pastor Appreciation Day for Elder Harry L. Francis Sr. and his wife, Minister Lillie Jean Francis. In 1988 Elder Francis Sr. was ordained as deacon and later became assistant to the Pastor in 1993. More...

St. Hugh-St. Elizabeth Baseball League opens 2011 season

Joined by S.C. Leg. Lou D’Amaro (D-Huntington Station), Huntington Councilmembers Susan Berland and Glenda Jackson and Babylon Town Supervisor Steve Bellone, who was representing Congressman Steve Israel, the St. Hugh-St.  More...

Library

Library

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •AARP Defensive Driving Course: Tues., Aug. 23, 10-4 p.m. Fee: $14 / $12 for AARP members (checks only). Membership card required at sign up. 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, August 19 More...

Islip Art Museum presents Hit the Lights August 20

The Islip Art Museum will present, Hit the Lights, a bi-monthly multimedia artist networking after-hours event. The next one will be held Sat., Aug. 20, 7 to 10 p.m. This is the first event of its kind on Long Island.  More...

Constantino Brumidi luau dinner dance August 27

The Ladies Auxiliary of the Constantino Brumidi Lodge #2211, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park, is sponsoring its annual luau dinner/dance, Sat., Aug. 27, 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. 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...













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