September 8, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

W.I. School Board okays contract extension for Superintendent Simon

The West Islip School Board voted to extend the contract of Superintendent of Schools Richard Simon from Aug. 1, 2013 to July 31, 2015. More...

Babylon Football: Panthers prep for the 2011 season

The Babylon Panthers are looking forward to the 2011 football season. Seeded third in the fourteen team Suffolk Division IV group, the Cats will vie for another playoff slot. More...

Babylon Village gets funds for drainage improvements

S. C. Leg. Wayne R. More...

Local Scholars

•Named to the dean’s list at Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, Connecticut, for the spring semester are: North Babylon residents Sarah Grimmer, Dianna Cotter and Erik Sciacovelli; West Babylon resident Erin Crane; Deer Park residents Lau More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Many unsung heroes rose to the occasion in the wake of Hurricane Irene. Some, such as the STAR Foundation, help victims that (literally) fly under the radar screen, distressed feathered and furry waifs forced to withstand nature’s fury. More...

PETS FOR ADOPTION

“Giovanni” left, Italian Greyhound More...

Library

Library

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Yogaplates: Wednesdays, Sept. 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 10-11 a.m. Non-refundable fee of $20. •Computer Kindergarten for Adults: Sept.14, 12 noon – 2 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Former Babylonian Jean Dillon, Mass to be held Sept. 6

A funeral mass to celebrate former Babylon resident Jean May Ramsay Dillon’s life will be held on Tues., Sept. 6 in Babylon. She died Aug. 13, 2011 at her son’s home in Callicoon, New York at the age of 86.  More...

Fabyan Saxe, former Bayshore resident

Bayshore born and raised Fabyan “Fabe” Richardson Saxe, who had captained a ferry to Fire Island in his youth, died July 27, 2011 in Washington, North Carolina. He was 82.  More...

Opinion

Our people and our country are stronger after facing Leviathan

As we move closer to September 11, 2011, there is a tremendous feeling of loss and despair in recalling the events of ten years ago. Despite the passage of time, our hearts are still broken and we mourn the lives of those we lost. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Lindenhurst Village works to recover from Hurricane Irene

Mayor: Village docks took a beating!

Hurricane Irene has come and gone, but not before leaving its mark on Lindenhurst. Lindenhurst Village Mayor Tom Brennan reported that the bay side of the marina incurred significant damage from the storm. More...

OUR 9/11 MEMORIAL VIDEO IS NOW ONLINE

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In the News!

Alexander Agudelo, right, and Aiden Gregory, below, had their essays selected as winning entries in Astoria Federal Savings Bank’s contest, Teach Children to Save.  More...

Babylon Town gets Homeland Security grant

Babylon Town accepted a grant from the County to provide training for its department of public service employees to participate in Operation S.H.E.L.D. (Suffolk Homeland Security Interdiction and Education of Long Island Defense).  More...

Mayor says LIPA was not prepared for Hurricane Irene

Babylon Village Mayor Ralph Scordino said yesterday that following Hurricane Irene, LIPA’s response was inadequate and that had we had a really powerful storm, things would have been worse.  More...

Article

•Casey McLaughlin, was named valedictorian for the graduating class of 2011 at West Islip High School. She is the daughter of Heidi and Paul McLaughlin, sister of Bailey and Molly and granddaughter of Mrs. Charles Schulz of Babylon and Mrs. More...

 

People/Social

Annual Country Fair in Babylon coming Sept. 18th

The annual Country Fair, which will be held Sun., Sept. 18, kicks off at noon at the Gazebo, at Argyle Park on Montauk Hwy. in Babylon Village. Local singer Christi Reinert will lead the crowd in the National Anthem. More...

Babylon Village Arts Council Concert September 8

Tonight, Sept. 8, 7:30 p.m., the Babylon Village Arts Council (BVAC) will present its Second Thursday Concert Series at Astoria Federal Saving Bank, 180 West Main St., Babylon Village featuring The Shenole Latimer Quartet. More...

West Babylon Eagle Scout receives award

Steven Ryan Carter Morrison of Troop 549 of West Babylon achieved the rank of Eagle Scout this summer. Matt Groh representing Sen. Owen Johnson and Tom Gargiulo representing County Treas. Angie Carpenter attended the event. 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, September 9 More...

Power Squadron offers Safe Boating Courses

Safe Boating Courses, free Vessel Safety Checks and more are offered from America’s Boating Club®, the United States Power Squadrons®. With 18 squadrons around Long Island, there’s one near you. More...

American Association of University Women meeting Sept. 19

The American Association of University Women (AAUW), Islip Area Branch will meet Mon., Sept.19 at 7 p.m. at the Bay Shore Public Library, One South Country Rd., Brightwaters. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

PUBLIC NOTICE BOARD OF APPEALS VILLAGE OF BABYLON PURSUANT to the provisions of Article VII of the Building Zone Ordinance of the Village of Babylon, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Appeals of the Village of Babylon will hold a public hearin More...













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