June 28, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

They're hooked on knitting

Despite the minor threat of rain, and some onand off drizzling, three knitters from the Long Island Knitting Guild Chapter 78 met in Argyle Lake Park in Babylon Village on June 9. They were there to kick off the first Knit in Public Day.  More...

State HEAL Grant Helps Long Island children “breathe” easier

Governor Cuomo announced this week that $3.2 million in HEAL grant funding was awarded to Catholic Health Services (CHS) to develop programs to support children who are ventilator dependent.  More...

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Babylon News & Muse

Last Thursday may have been the first day of summer, in a year of confused weather. But the first firefly of the year appeared on Saturday. Those little flashing lights are what I consider to be the real sign of summer for me. More...

Pets Pets Pets

“Doxie dimples” can radiate super powers. A silly smile on an even sillier senior Dachshund has brought him good fortune during precarious times, and has saved his life on several occasions.  More...

Obituaries

John Massoni, West Babylon resident, U.S. Navy veteran

by Carolyn James  For years, John Massoni carried the American flag in the Memorial Day parade for Wade Burns VFW Post 7279.  More...

Opinion

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EDITORIAL

Despite great efforts, drunk drivers continue to kill

Brittney Walsh was a young woman who did everything right.  She graduated with honors from Copiague High School.  She was an outstanding athlete and a member of many of the school’s clubs.  She worked at a local department store More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Let’s renew our commitment to freedom this July 4th  Dear Editor:  More...

Breaking News - 7/4/2012 1:10 PM

Marjorie Scordino, mother of Babylon Village Mayor, dies

Services tomorrow night and Friday

Funeral Services for Marjorie (Horan) Scordino, mother of Babylon Village Mayor Ralph Scordino, will be held at Fredrick J. Chapey & Sons West Islip Funeral Home, 1225 Montauk Hwy., tomorrow, Thurs., 7 to 9 p.m. and Fri., 2 to 4 p.m. More...

Babylon Village Board considering changes to condominium project

The owner of a housing project under construction at Park and North Carll avenues in Babylon Village is asking that the Village make some changes in the requirements it set down when the project was initially approved two years ago.  More...

DEC holds meeting on plans for Bethpage plume

Hundreds attend; tell officials to clean up spill entirely
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The Bethpage High School auditorium was packed, standing room only, on Tue., June 12 as the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) presented its highly debated proposed $80 million dollar remedial action plan to clean up potentially harmful c More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Village Women’s Club holds food drive for Church

The Babylon Village Women’s Club held a very successful food drive on June 16th at Pathmark, Montauk Hwy. in West Babylon. Proceeds benefited Babylon’s First Presbyterian Church.  More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. •  669-1624  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, July 2 •Town of Babylon Planning Board meeting: 7 p.m. Babylon Town Hall, 200 E. Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. For info., call 631-957-3102. TUESDAY, July 3 More...

Sen. Johnson sponsors Shed the Meds event June 30

Bring your unwanted prescription drugs to a Shed the Meds program sponsored by Senator Owen H. Johnson on June 30, 10 a.m. until noon at the Islip Fire Department, 28 Monell Ave., Islip. More...

Meditation workshop to be held beginning July 10

A meditation workshop series, The Power of Meditation: Overcoming Challenges through Spirituality, will be held at the Science of Spirituality Meditation Center with speaker Bhrigu Pankaj Prashar. More...

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NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY Wells Fargo Bank, NA as Trustee Pooling and Servicing Agreement dated as of October 1, 2006 Securitized Asset Back Receivables LLC Trust 2006-WM2 Mortgage Pass-Through Certifi More...

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NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF RESOLUTION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Babylon, County of Suffolk, State of New York, at a regular meeting thereof held on the 19th day of June 2012 duly adopted a resolution, an abstract More...

Public Notices -

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NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF RESOLUTION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Babylon, County of Suffolk, State of New York, at a regular meeting thereof held on the 19th day of June 2012 duly adopted a More...













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