May 24, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Local school budgets pass easily

When the West Babylon School District announced an agreement with the teachers union that effectively saved all of the district’s programs for this year and allowed it to stay within the New York State cap, Teachers Union President Patricia Squ More...

Girl Scout pizza party

Girl Scout Troop 517 from John F. Kennedy Elementary School in West Babylon had a pizza party at Mr. G’s, 133 North Wellwood Avenue Lindenhurst. The girls were able to make their own pizza, putting on their favorite toppings. More...

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Schools/Sports

Improvement made to exercising at Southards Pond trail Babylon Village

As part of an Eagle Scout project, the Southards Pond trail on Park Avenue in Babylon Village has some new additions. More...

Lady Panthers have undefeated season; head to playoffs

The Lady Panthers are headed to the playoffs after they defeated arch rivals, Center Moriches Thurs., May 17. They are scheduled to play Center Moriches or Hampton Bay in the best of three series. More...

Babylon’s United Methodist Nursery School blocks out hunger

Recently the three- and four-year-old students at the Babylon United Methodist Church Nursery School participated in Block Day. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Zumba: Mondays, June 4, 11, 18, 25, 7-8 p.m. Workout to a Latin beat. Wear low-tread sneakers, bring water to class. Non-refundable fee of $20 due at registration.  More...

Obituaries

Charles Berger, longtime Amityville resident, parishioner of First United Methodist Church

Charles William Berger, whose family lived in Amityville for 100 years, died March 18, 2012. He was 99 years old.  Mr. Berger was born June 4, 1912 in Newark, New Jersey to Charles W. and Mabel (Molitor) Berger. More...

Opinion

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EDITORIAL

This is what our readers are thinking

One hundred and ninety readers responded to the recent poll that asked:  Should all elected officials and public employees pay a portion of their health care benefit costs?  More than 90 percent responded yes.  More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

The privilege to protest is the gift of America’s veterans, not its politicians

Dear Editor:  More...

Babylon Panthers win S.C. Class B Finals

Off to LI Championship game Mon., June 4th

The Babylon Panthers Varsity team defeated Southampton 15-6 to win the Suffolk County Class B championship. Babylon fought back from a 6-4 deficit in the top of the seventh inning with 12 runs. More...

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Memorial Day Parades

Friday, May 25 •Long Island Banjo Society, 8 p.m., VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. Free admission. Listen, sing and dance to banjo music. For info., call 516-889-2184. Monday, May 28, Memorial Day Events: More...

Lindy Village asked to clean up abandoned house

The house is boarded up now and the lawn is overgrown with weeds; the people are gone but, according to neighbors, new inhabitants have taken up residence there—raccoons and carpenter bees.  More...

Police: WB restaurant owner selling pizza­— and pills

The owner of a local pizzeria was apparently selling more than pies and calzones. More...

 

People/Social

Hats off to Amityville Woman’s Club

The monthly meeting of the Amityville Woman’s Club took place March 13 at Katie Daly’s. President Barbara Lozier welcomed everyone. More...

Local resident Anthony Zanderzok currently deployed aboard the USS Enterprise

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony J. Zanderzok, son of Laurie Zanderzok and John Zanderzok, of Lindenhurst, is currently deployed. More...

Free throw held at St. Cyril & Methodius Church in Deer Park

The New York Eighth District Knights of Columbus recently held a free throw basketball contest at St. Cyril & Methodius Church in Deer Park. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

In June of 1942, a Babylon Pet Show took place at the high school athletic field to raise money for an animal air raid shelter. More...

Events & Bulletin

Crossroads Coffee House free concert June 2

Christian Concerts at Crossroads Coffee House will present Haven Praise Band, Sat., June 2, 7 to10 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Babylon. Come for a free concert and light buffet-style meal. More...

West Islip resident commissioned as an Ensign in United States Navy

On May 25, Nicholas H. Williams, of West Islip, son of Daria Williams, will be commissioned as an Ensign in the United States Navy. More...

Babylon Village offices closed May 28, Memorial Day

Village of Babylon offices will be closed and there will be no rubbish or garbage pick-up Mon., May 28 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Residents should not put rubbish or recycling out to the curb on holidays. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF SUFFOLK CITIBANK, N.A. More...













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