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Astronaut Story Musgrove visits West Babylon

Retired NASA astronaut, Story Musgrove, spoke to the students at West Babylon Junior High School. He discussed his 30 year career with NASA and his six space missions. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Westminster Wellstood Mystery Part 2: An artwork trace overlaps the search for Sensation, Westminster Kennel Club’s (WKC) iconic Pointer buried in Babylon in 1887. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Craft a Birdhouse: Tues., March 20, 4-5 p.m. Registration underway.  •Irish Country Painting: Tues., March 27, 6:30-8:30 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Vincent Bodt, Lindenhurst resident, LIRR employee and veteran

Vincent Bodt, a longtime resident of Lindenhurst, died Feb. 24, 2012 following a lengthy illness. He was 64 years old.  More...

Geraldine Robinson Hirsch, member of family that built homes in West Babylon, at 90

Geraldine (Gerry) Robinson Hirsch, a longtime resident of Babylon and parishioner at Babylon Methodist Church whose family helped develop West Babylon, died Feb. 14, 2012.  More...

Gwendolyn Brown, Amityville civic leader and former president of LI Chapter of NAACP

When Babylon Town Supervisor Richard Schaffer was first elected to office in the mid 1980s, he received a call from a constituent. More...

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Public Notices -

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NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY WELLS FARGO BANK, NA AS TRUSTEE UNDER POOLING AND SERVICING AGREEMENT DATED AS OF JULY 1, 2006 SECURITIZED ASSET BACKED RECEIVABLES LLC TRUST 2006- FR3 MORTGAGE PASS More...

Public Notices

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LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING OF HALF HOLLOW HILLS COMMUNITY LIBRARY NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a Special District Meeting of the qualified voters of the Half Hollow Hills Central School District&nbs More...

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Notice of Sale Supreme Court SUFFOLK Deutsche Bank National Trust Company as Trustee for HSI Asset Securitization Corporation Trust 2007-HE1 Mortgage Pass Through Certificates, Series 2007-HE1 Vs. More...

Babylon schools struggling to meet tax cap

by Janine Logan  More...

WISD working to close budget gap; some good news comes in the form of additional revenue

Amidst a plan to close two elementary schools and take other cost-saving measures, the West Islip School Board unveiled its latest numbers for its proposed 2012- 13 budget with administrators and officials saying it is “better than anticipated. More...

Suffolk Police arrest father under Leandra's Law

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives have arrested a Massapequa man for driving while intoxicated with his two young children in the vehicle. Police gave this account of the event.  More...

 

People/Social

Local students honored

Varun Kumar of Copiague, Bryan Hallock of Lindenhurst and Sarah Bouzaidi, of North Babylon were recently named Students of the Month at Long Island Lutheran Middle & High School. This recognition is not easy to achieve. More...

Chanel Chisolm helps her team to victory

Chanel Chisolm, a senior at the University of Cincinnati and a forward guard on the women’s basketball team there, helped the BearCats win against Seton Hall Feb. 18, 54 to 48. More...

West Babylon PTA awards for Founders Day

The West Babylon PTA Council awarded Susan Curley and Diane Thiel the Founders Day “Student Advocate Award” on Feb. 17. This award recognizes them for all of their hard work and dedication. 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, March 19 •Town of Babylon Planning Board meeting: 7 p.m. Babylon Town Hall, 200 E. Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. For info., call 631-957-3102. More...

Long Island Dahlia Society class March 15

The Long Island Dahlia Society will hold a special beginner’s class, Thurs., March 15, 7 p.m. in the Carriage House at the Bayard Cutting Arboretum on Montauk Highway in East Islip. More...

Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society classes scheduled March 17

The Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society has three upcoming programs.  An early morning tower tour will be held Sat., March 17 at 6:30 a.m. You will be able to enjoy the scenery from the top of the tower as the sun rises. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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GUEST EDITORIAL

The syndicated political cartoon that appeared in the March 1 edition is quite misleading in its condemnation of President Obama’s policies for the “historic deficits” facing America today. More...

Expert on Constitution is wrong about federal health benefit plan

Dear Editor:  More...













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