July 12, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

LFD battles car blaze

On Fri., June 29, the driver of a Pontiac Grand Prix noticed a problem with his vehicle and pulled into a parking lot at Delaware Avenue and Montauk Highway in Lindenhurst at about 5:30 p.m. More...

Controversy surrounds Lindenhurst School District decision to scrap graduation speeches

The Lindenhurst Board of Education invited the Class of 2012 Valedictorian John Rinaldi, Salutatorian Ray Kelly, Class President Kayla Erb and Student Council President Toniann Risevato to their end of the-year meeting June 2 to give the speeches the More...

West Babylon pizzeria owner indicted for sale of painkillers

A Rockville Centre man arrested last month for allegedly selling prescription painkillers out of his West Babylon pizzeria pleaded not guilty at his arraignment on a grand jury indictment in Suffolk County court.  More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•I have some sad news to report: Marge Scordino, mother of Babylon Village Mayor Ralph Scordino and Bob Scordino, died last week. More...

Pets Pets Pets

Cats are clamoring for equal time. More...

Events & Bulletin

Amityville High School 40th reunion August 11

Amityville High School’s 40th reunion will be held Sat., Aug. 11 in Amityville. The classes of 1973 and 1974 are welcome. For information, contact Charlie Mulligan at chmulligan@optimum.net or call 516-455-2494.   More...

Free orientation to become NYS Child Day Care provider

A free orientation is available to those interested in becoming registered NYS Child Day Care providers through the Little Flower Day Care Net- work. Applicants must be 18 years of age or over. More...

Thrift Shop sale coming up

The thrift shop at St. Patrick’s Church, 305 Carll’s Path, Deer Park will have a sale, Saturdays, July 14 and 28, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be gently used clothes, jewelry, books,and more. For information, call 631-242-7530.   More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

SUPREME COURT COUNT Y OF SUFFOLK, CITIMORTGAGE, INC., Plaintiff, vs. DONNA KURTZ, ET AL., Defendant(s).   More...

Breaking News - 7/17/2012 3:53 PM

Car hits hydrant in West Babylon

Yesterday, July 16, the driver of a Ford Mustang was injured in a single car accident that occurred at approximately 1 a.m. at Little East Neck  and Rutland roads in West Babylon. More...

This weekend's upcoming events

Friday, July 13•The 42nd Infantry Division Band will perform at Eisenhower Park’s Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in East Meadow on Friday, July 13th. The show will begin at 7:30 p.m.  Admission is free. More...

Barraga attends Science Fair at Westbrook

S.C. Leg. Tom Barraga (R-West Islip) attended a Science Fair hosted by Ms. Lucie’s fourth grade class at the Westbrook Elementary School in West Islip. More...

Two Babylon soccer club teams make it to the LI CUP tournament with Girl Power

Babylon Soccer Club had two girl teams make it to the final round of the Long Island Junior Soccer League LI CUP Championship Tournament played this spring. Their championship games were both played on Father’s Day June 17. More...

 

Schools/Sports

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Chas Daniel Huggins, of West Islip, graduated May 5 from the Cityadel, The Military College of South Carolina, Charleston. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration.  More...

Babylon High School

Babylon High School’s Coach Williams Memorial Field was filled to the brim with proud parents and school administrators on June 23 to cheer on the Class of 2012 as they graduated to the next level of education.  More...

Lindenhurst High School graduation

The 93rd annual commencement program for the Lindenhurst High School Class of 2012 was held on Friday, June 22 with family, friends and community members gathered to cheer on the graduates.  More...

Library

At Your Library This week

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Tai Chi – Mondays, July 16, 23, 30, 10-11 a.m. Non-refundable fee of $15.  •Quilting Basics: Tuesdays, July 17, 24, 31, 7-8:30 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Marjorie Scordino, nurse and mother of Mayor Ralph Scordino

When Marjorie Horan and Ralph Scordino Sr. met in Babylon Village in the 1930s, the couple planned to be married. But both had things they wanted to accomplish first. Mr. More...

Opinion

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EDITORIAL

Governor, listen up!

We continue to support the community and the officials who are demanding that the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) take appropriate action to eliminate the contaminated spill heading into the Great South Bay from the Grum More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Long Island’s government monitor promotes consolidation of districts

Dovetailing upon the 2012 report by the Long Island Index on the proliferation of the hundreds of taxing districts on Long Island, the Center for Cost Effective Government will be reaching out to community organizations throughout Long Island to assi More...













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