December 8, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Village lights up the night; annual tree lighting and Wassail Bowl celebrations held

Babylon Village and the Babylon Historical Society held the traditional holiday events this weekend: the tree lighting and Wassail bowl. More...

Fire Commissioner races also being held in Deer Park and West Babylon

Peter Granelle, a 20-year member of the Deer Park Board of Fire Commissioners, is seeking his fifth five year term and is running unopposed. More...

Sen. Fuschillo announces new online job resource center

Sen. Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) announced that he has created a new Online Job Resource Center to help assist residents who are searching for jobs.  Sen. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Building baskets to benefit the community at Frost MS in Deer Park

Members of the Robert Frost Middle School National Junior Honor Society recognize the importance of giving back, especially during the holiday season. More...

2012 Bay 0Shore students National Merit Scholarship program

Mr. Robert Pashkin, principal of Bay Shore High School, is pleased to announce four seniors who have been named “Commended Students” in the 2012 National Merit Scholarship Program. More...

West Gates first graders perform in Thanksgiving play

With songs of thanks, costumes, and great big smiles, West Gates Elementary School first-grade students performed in a Thanksgiving play. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • (631)669-1624  •A Dicken’s Tea: Wed., Dec. 14, 6:30- 8:30 p.m. Barbara Sheridan will recreate days of old with holiday foods popular during the time of Charles Dickens. More...

Obituaries

Mary Nowell, Copiague’s Cambridge Square resident

Mary Nowell was a woman who enjoyed life. She was involved in many of the activities at the Cambridge Square in Copiague where she lived and enjoyed knitting, sewing, cooking, the theater and taking day trips. More...

Opinion

GUEST EDITORIAL

Congress must approve payroll tax cuts

Soon, Congress will decide whether to extend the payroll tax cut, a key economic benefit for the middle class, and the answer must be YES. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Tired of politicians’ words without leadership and action

Dear Editor:  More...

Breaking News - 12/13/2011 9:40 AM

Two in court today on burglary charges

Posted Tues., Dec. More...

Two in court today on burglary charges

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Three seek two seats on West Islip Board of Fire Commissioners

Three candidates are running in the West Islip Fire Commissioner's race Tues., Dec. 13. More...

Babylon Village lights up the night; annual tree lighting and Wassail Bowl celebrations held

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People/Social

James and Margaret O’Brien celebrate 71st anniversary

On Dec. 7, 2011, James and Margaret O’Brien celebrated their 71st anniversary. They have resided in West Babylon for the past 68 years. More...

Eleven babies born on 11/11/11 at Good Samaritan Hospital, West Islip

On Nov. 11, there were 11 babies born at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, West Islip. These newborns included eight girls and three boys. More...

West Islip Leg. Barraga receives award from Alzheimer’s Association Long Island

Mary Ann Malack - Ragona, executive director/chief executive officer for Alzheimer’s Association Long Island recently presented Suffolk County Legislator Tom Barraga (R-West Islip) with an award in recognition of his support.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The first poem below honors those who dedicate their lives to helping homeless and distressed animals. These kind people often do more than multi-task; they “multi-care,” juggling several pets in need simultaneously. 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, December 12 •Town of Babylon Town Board meeting: 7 p.m. at Babylon Town Hall, 200 E. Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. For info., call 631-957-3100. More...

Music Socials rock groups forming

Above beginners musicsocials@yahoo.com, a non-rock-based group needs brass, reed, string, keyboard players, but no drums to form small private home sharing acoustic open mic fun/serious bands. More...

Babylon Community Coalition meeting Dec. 8

The Babylon Community Coalition (BCC) was invited to present at the Nov. 28 work study Board of Education meeting at the Babylon High School Library. Along with Dr. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices - Your right to know

 Public Notices - Your right to know  More...













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