June 14, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Paul Laches, of West Islip, was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Furman University, Greenville, South Carolina.  More...

West Islip senior student-athletes sign letters of intent

West Islip High School currently has more than 20 senior student-ath letes who have signed to play Division I or II athletics next year in college.   More...

West Islip 2012 graduate earns scholarship

West Islip senior Kelli Walter will be attending the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut this fall. Walter has received both an academic scholarship as well as an athletic scholarship for women’s soccer. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  More...

Events & Bulletin

Flag Day ceremonies being held by Islip Elks Lodge tonight; West Babylon students taking part in annual event

The public is invited to join the Islip Elks Lodge 2533 on Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 6:30 P.M. in front of the Town Hall West at 401 Main Street in the hamlet of Islip for a Flag Day ceremony. Bring a folding chair to be comfortable.  More...

"Men of the Bay," a photo exhibit at Babylon Library through June

The Men Who Work The Bay, a photographic collection of baymen and their accoutrements is on display at the Babylon Public Library for the month of June. More...

Herbal Essentials at the Conklin House June 21

On Thurs., June 21, 7 p.m., the Nathaniel Conklin House, 280 Deer Park Ave., Village of Babylon ,is hosting an herbal demonstration and tasting. Bill Thiel, herbal enthusiast, and pastry chef, Zena, will demonstrate the art of utilizing herbs.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK HSBC BANK USA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR WELLS FARGO ASSET SECURITIES CORPORATION, MORTGAGE ASSET-BACKED PASSTHROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-PA1, Plaintiff, against More...

OLPH School in Lindenhurst holding final graduation ceremony

by Andrew Cosentino

Our Lady of Perpetual Help School in Lindenhurst— a Town staple that’s provided K-eighth graders with quality academic and spiritual education since 1917, when it first opened—will be graduating its last class this week. More...

Babylon Village SPRING FLING a Huge Success...

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People/Social

West Islip Beautification Society presents Atlantic Nissan with plaque

West Islip Beautification Society (WIBS) presented Atlantic Nissan with a plaque for its continued support to beautify the community.

Shown, left to right, are Rocky Pepe, WIBS fundraising, Keith Chaikin, Atlantic Nissan GM and Donald Boyle, WIBS president. More...

Grace Varley wins NYS's highest civilian award

As if saving the life of her younger brother wasn’t enough of a birthday present, Grace Varley, who turned five May 19, can add yet another gift to what is sure to already be an impressive and deserved pile. More...

West Islip honors United States veterans

A Memorial Day Parade followed by a service to honor our veterans was held in West Islip at the Paul J. Bellew Elementary School. Joining Assemblyman Joseph Saladino are Suffolk County Trea- surer Angie Carpenter, Suffolk Legislator Thomas F. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

It’s a year since Last Hope Animal Rescue opened a lovely Adoption Center in Wantagh, so it’s time to celebrate in style. This Sat., June 16 at 3 p.m., Last Hope will be holding a Swimsuit Competition. More...

Obituaries

Lindenhurst resident Ann Nowak, nurse and EMT with NLFD

For most of her adult life, Ann Nowak took care of others, first as a nurse and later working with the New York Blood Center, and as an EMT with the North Lindenhurst Fire Department.  Ann Frances Nowak died May 15, 2012. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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EDITORIAL

Things change, but the role of a dad doesn’t

There’s no question that today’s families are undergoing significant change. From the traditional nuclear family, today we see single-parent households, blended families, grandparents raising grandchildren and gay marriage. More...

Opinions please...

Our most recent poll asked readers whether they agreed with the DEC’s plans to mitigate the water contamination from the plume heading into our area from Grumman in Bethpage by filtering it at the well site, leaving the balance to go into water More...













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