December 1, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Lindenhurst man charged in burglaries

Suffolk County Police have arrested a Lindenhurst man for residential burglaries in Lindenhurst during the past two months.  More...

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Schools/Sports

Lindenhust student recognized by Sen. Owen Johnson for completion of Summer Reading Program

Isabella Streffacio, a first grader at Harding Avenue Elementary School in Lindenhurst, was congratulated by Senator Owen H. Johnson upon her completion of the New York State Senate Summer Reading Program. More...

Finance savvy students succeed in national competition

Flexing their business education know-how, 60 Babylon High School students competed against their peers across the country in this year’s National Financial Capability Challenge sponsored by the U.S. More...

Farmingdale State College receives gift from Babylon’s Theresa Patnode Santmann

Farmingdale State College announced the largest gift in the nearly 100-year history of the institution, a $1 million contribution by alumna Theresa Patnode Santmann of Babylon, a health care advocate and entrepreneur. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Santa’s Workshop Cake in 3D: Tues, Dec. 6, 7-8:30 p.m. More...

Suffolk County Library Assoc. gives out award for excellence in library service

Suffolk County Library Association’s Excellence in Library Service Award (ELSA) is designed to recognize dedication to public service demonstrated by a staff member of a public, school, special or academic library. More...

Obituaries

Robert O’Brien, Lindenhurst resident, veteran and police officer

Robert O’Brien, a resident of Lindenhurst and retired New York City Police Officer, died Nov. 10, 2011.  Mr. O’Brien was born and raised in the Marine Park section of Brooklyn. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF OBJECT OF ACTION STATE OF NEW YORK SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF SUFFOLK ACTION TO FORECLOSE A MORTGAGE INDEX NO.: 13980/11 HSBC BANK USA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION AS TRUSTEE FOR WELLS FARGO ASSET SECURITIES CORPORATION, MORTGAGE PASS-TH More...

Two West Islip teachers complete Triathlon

On Nov. 5, John Lavery and Chris Scharf, teachers at Beach Street Middle School in West Islip, completed the Panama City Iron Man Triathlon which included a 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike race and a 26.2 mile run. More...

Big Shot performs at WI athletic fundraiser

One of Long Island’s more popular tribute bands, Big Shot, performed at West Islip High School recently to help raise money for a new wireless scoreboard in the school’s gymnasium and several athletic booster clubs. More...

 

People/Social

Physics lesson is music to NB students’ ears

Physics isn’t only about kinetics and electromagnetism. Students at North Babylon High School learned this as two teachers demonstrated the relationship between music and physics. More...

Bay Shore student wins writing award

Bay Shore High School student Matthew Cohen received the Achievement Award in Writing by the National Council Teachers of English. More...

West Babylon “grows” future teachers

Two West Babylon High School students have been selected for the “Grow Your Own Teacher” program: Kathryn DelPrete and Betul Zivali. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Editor’s Note: At the Cat Writers Association Communication Contest ceremony last month, the following “Pets” column “Reducing Stress in Shelter Cats” first published 3/30/11 won the Kari Winters Rescue & Rehabilitat More...

Events & Bulletin

Dropping of the Roses event to be held December 7

The Long Island Air Force Association will present a Pearl Harbor Memorial hosted by Republic Airport and the American Airpower Museum, Wed., Dec. 7, 10:30 a.m. at the American Airpower Museum, 1230 New Highway at Republic Airport, Farmingdale.  More...

Town tree lighting ceremony and festivities December 2

You are invited to join Town of Babylon Supervisor Steven Bellone and Town officials at the annual Town of Babylon tree lighting ceremony will be Fri., Dec. 2, 6 p.m. at Babylon Town Hall, 200 E. Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. More...

Santa at Lindenhurst Village Park Dec. 4

Santa will be coming to the Lindenhurst Village Park at Hoffman and Wellwood Avenues, Sun., Dec. 4, 1 to 3 p.m. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Public events help bring our communities together

There are many tree lighting celebrations this weekend. The Town is holding its tree lighting Friday night, and on Saturday and Sunday similar events are being held in the Villages of Lindenhurst, Amityville and Babylon. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Reader: Legal immigration is still a part of America’s philosophy today

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