November 3, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Village Youth Bureau honors Tony Davida and Chris Proto

Two Babylon Village residents were honored at the Babylon Village Youth Project’s annual fundraiser dinner at the Hibernian Hall in Babylon on Oct. 19. More...

Keira Leitch is 2 years old!

Miss Keira Leitch of Camp Lejuene, North Carolina celebrated her second birthday on Oct. 1. More...

17th LD: D'Amaro faces Garetano—again

After “sitting on the sidelines” for six years, waiting for his political rival to turn things around in his community, Dennis Garetano decided enough is enough. More...

Deer Park man charged with assault at WB bar

Suffolk County Police arrested a Deer Park man Sat., Oct. 15, for a stabbing that occurred behind a sports bar in West Babylon early that morning. Police gave this account:  More...

What impact will economic woes play in this year’s town & county elections?

ANALYSIS

Taxes, jobs and the economy.  That’s what is on most voters’ minds, according to a recent Rasmussen national poll. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

West Babylon students compete in Albany

West Babylon High School students -- who are enrolled in Russian language courses - competed in the Russian Olympiada in Albany, New York.  More...

St. John the Baptist HS students earn $32 million in scholarships

At the graduation ceremony of St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School, there were 392 graduates, with $34 million in earned scholarships. More...

Babylon High School performing arts students receive BaCCa Awards

Babylon High School seniors Matt McLean and Judy Weis received 2011 Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BaCCa) awards for the Babylon High School 2011 production of The Laramie Project. More...

Library

At the Library

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Harvest Aplenty: Wed., Nov. 15, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Using fresh produce of the fall harvest, prepare delicious recipes. Samples to taste. More...

Obituaries

Earl Ambrose formerly of Amityville & West Babylon

Earl Joseph Ambrose, who had lived in both Amityville and West Babylon, died Sept. 27, 2011 surrounded by family in the Hospice of Citrus County, Beverly Hills, Florida. He was 84.  He was born Aug. More...

Therese Healy, Babylon Village and West Islip resident

Longtime Babylon Village resident and family matriarch Therese M. Healy died Sept. 30, 2011, surrounded by her family. She was 80. More...

Opinion

Our Endorsements, 2011

The voters in Babylon Town and Suffolk County are fortunate. No matter which party has the majority at any level of government here, there is a strong, loyal opposition. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

BHS atheltic teams in post season play

Babylon’s field hockey team is Suffolk County Class "C" Champions. They play: •Thursday 11/10- Small Schools Championship vs. Sayville at Newfield HS at 7 p.m. More...

West Islip Schools consider cost saving measures

OPTIONS INCLUDING CLOSING SCHOOL BUILDINGS

Posted Tues., Nov. More...

Lindy Village on track with LIRR concerns

“I hear the train a comin’, it’s rollin’ 'round the bend,” sang Johnny Cash.  In parts of Lindenhurst, you can hear freight trains coming through the town but now some residents are singing a different tune: they&rs More...

Babylon Booster membership drive underway

The Babylon Boosters membership drive is in full force. The Traditional Homecoming BBQ was a success the Boosters, which essentially means it was a success for Babylon student athletes, said organizers. More...

Lindy house burglarized; police seeking help in solving crime

Crime Stoppers and the Suffolk C ounty Police First Squad Detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the subject who burglarized a local store in Lindenhurst.  More...

Two charged with selling alcohol to underaged patrons

Suffolk County Police arrested two men Oct. More...

Race for County Executive: Carpenter and Bellone both bring experience but offer different governing styles

by Carolyn James  If you could define the difference between the two candidates who are running for County Executive, Republican Angie Carpenter and Democrat Steve Bellone, you could say that Carpenter deals in broad strokes while Bellone focuse More...

Cesar Malaga, running in 14th LD as Green candidate

An article that appeared in the Oct. 19 edition outlining the platforms of the two candidates running in the 14th Legislative District in Suffolk County, did not contain information about Green Party candidate Cesar Malaga. More...

 

People/Social

Treasurer Carpenter attends Latina Hat Luncheon

The Long Island Hispanic Chamber of Commerce sponsored the sixth annual Latina Hat Luncheon.  More...

Modern Warrior Black Belt raises money for fight against cancer

Modern Warrior Black Belt Candidate, Rob Anderson, along with three handselected participants, completed the “Test of the Body,” Sunday August 14, raising $1,200 for American Cancer Society.  More...

Sup. Nolan attends J.C. Penney re-opening at South Shore Mall

Islip Town Supervisor Phil Nolan was on hand for the re-opening of the newly renovated J.C. Penney department store at the South Shore Mall in Bay Shore. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The best laid plans of mice, men and shelter dog transports can go awry, especially when a freak October nor’easter wallops the route with snow and fallen trees. More...

Events & Bulletin

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: MONDAY, November 7 •West Babylon School Board meeting: 8 p.m. public session at W. Babylon High School, 500 Great East Neck Rd., W. Babylon, admin. More...

Vegas night Nov. 11

The Constantino Brumidi Lodge, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park, is sponsoring a Friday Night Vegas, Fri., Nov. 11. The doors open 7 p.m. Food and drink will be available. For information call 631-586- 3928. More...

American Legion Veterans Day dance Nov. 12

American Legion Sgt. John Sardiello Post 1634 will hold a Veterans Day dinner dance honoring our World War II veterans, Sat., Nov. 12, 8 p.,m. to midnight at 10 Bruce St., West Babylon. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TOWN OF BABYLON   More...













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