July 26, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Brothers in Arms

For the Varela family in North Babylon, military and public service is a family tradition. Pauline and Julio Varela have four children, all who are graduates of North Babylon High School and have served or are serving in the military. More...

DEC announces new education-based business compliance program

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Welcome to the kinder, gentler DEC. More...

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Babylon News & Muse

•Dirty Sock Run will be held on Aug. 19.  More...

Pets Pets Pets

Babylon Town Shelter has had amazing owner/pet reunions, like the Jack Russell we flew back to Atlanta or the Westie recovered after someone found him and kept him two years. More...

Library

At Your Library

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Quilting Basics: Tues., July 31, 7-8:30 p.m. Learn the basics of this traditional art from start to finish. Registration underway.  More...

Obituaries

Memorial held for Michael Frank Rohl, former BHS graduate

A memorial service for Michael Frank Rohl, who died April 15, 2012, was held in Fort Myers, Florida. He was 62 years old and born and raised in Babylon. He moved to Florida 30 years ago.  More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - By Kevin Eastwood

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Wounded Warrior wisdom

A young girl, about ten, stood in the rain. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Consolidation still requires political will  Dear Editor:  More...

BSD adopts new teachers professional performance plan

At the July 11 Babylon School District board meeting, Dominic Bencivenga and Lisa McKeown were unanimously elected president and vice president of the board, respectively. More...

Car sucked into sink hole after hitting hydrant

On Mon., July 16, the driver of a Ford Mustang was injured in a single-car accident that occurred at approximately 1 a.m. More...

Lindenhurst Village hears concerns about proposed CVS Pharmacy

The Village of Lindenhurst Board of Trustees opened its June meeting to David Woods, president of the Heer Park/Meridale Civic Association, who passed out a letter from the association expressing their opposition to the proposed CVS Pharmacy at the c More...

Babylon American Legion collects items for our troops

Since April 2005, American Legion Post 94, Babylon, has continuously collected items requested by our troops located in combat zones around the world.  Among the most sought items are beef jerky, toiletries, CDs, snacks, magazines, chewing gum, More...

 

People/Social

West Islip Hall of Fame inducts 19 new honorees

ductees were: Hal Anderson, Shane Arikian 2000, John Bailes 1970, John F. More...

John Weilert and Jason Goodwin win NJCAA Academic Awards

West Islip’s John Weilert and Lindenhurst’s Jason Goodwin, students from Suffolk County Community College’s Michael J. More...

“Argh” you ready for school? Leg. Barraga sponsors pirate backpack drive

Every Child’s Dream and the Suffolk County Legislature will once again sponsor the Annual Backpack Pirates Summer Fest. 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 30  •Town of Babylon Planning Board meeting: 7 p.m. Babylon Town Hall, 200 E. Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. For info., call 631- 957-3102. More...

US Power Squadron free safe boating classes

Safe boating courses, free vessel safety checks and more are available from America’s Boating Club®, the United States Power Squadrons®. With squadrons across Long Island, there’s one near you. More...

Amityville Kiwanis Club Family Fun Beach BBQ July 29

The Kiwanis Club of Amityville and Outback Steakhouse will hold the 15th Annual Family Fun on the Beach Barbecue, Sun., July 29, 3-7 p.m. at the Amityville Beach Pavilion. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Amityville Beach Playground.   More...

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Public Notices -

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE TOWN OF BABYLON ACCESSORY APARTMENT REVIEW BOARD Pursuant to provisions of Local Law # 9 of the Babylon Town Code, notice is hereby given that the Town of Babylon Accessory Apartment& 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 17th day of July 2012 duly adopted  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 17th day of July 2012 duly adopted a resolution, an abstract More...













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