August 30, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Aug. 31 through Sept. 3 at the Air Power MuseumAirpower Museum at Republic Wings, Wheels and Trucks More...

Babylon still hooked on its annual Tuna Tournament

Those attending this year's annual Babylon Tuna Tournament couldn’t have had a happier air about them. More...

Farrell’s of West Islip files legal challenge against Islip ZBA decision

The owner of Farrell’s restaurant in West Islip have proven “by credible and substantial evidence” that they have maintained continued outside dining at their restaurant at 263 Higbie La., West Islip, and should be allowed to contin More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•The George Street Dog Park has become the newest place for Babylon’s elite to meet…if you’re a dog, that is! More...

Pets pets pets

Might as well name every female rescue dog “Bella”. The Twilight craze and the on/off screen chemistry between the characters “Bella” and “Edward” must have something to do with this. More...

Library

At your library

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. •  669-1624  •Good Samaritan Hospital Table: Thurs., Sept. 6, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Dr. Calvin Nicholas, former Babylon physician and WWII veteran

Dr. Calvin Nicholas (“Dr. Cal” and “Pop”) of Babylon and Coral Springs, Florida died Aug. 1, 2012.  More...

Myra Schatz, longtime Copiague resident and Copiague School District secretary

When Jerome Schatz was serving in the U.S. Navy, his ship was damaged and docked in San Francisco for repairs. He went to a USO dance where he met Myra Koskipaa, who worked with the U.S. Navy Bureau of Navy Personnel.  More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

The NCAA got it wrong

The decision by the NCAA to strip the Penn State football team of its records, and make the team ineligible for the Big Ten Title this year extends the number of victims of Jerry Sandusky, and is patently unfair. More...

Summer’s Swan Song

Full Story

Breaking News - 9/3/2012 10:51 AM

Truck hits poles, tree and slams into building in Amityville

Driver arrested and charged with DWI

When Amityville P.O. More...

A trip to the Bronz Zoo you won't want to miss

A special treat or animal lovers at the Bronx Zoo. More...

Babylon Library youths place in Suffolk County’s Battle of the Books competition!

Every summer, Suffolk County libraries gather with teams of six young adult players (grades six through 9) to test their trivia mettle on eight selected books. More...

Multi Town Authority gets final heave-ho from the state

The long-lived, much-debated and often controversial Multi Town Waste Authority has finally been trashed.  Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed two bills recently eliminating 28 inactive public authorities including Multi Town.  More...

 

People/Social

West Islip Symphony plays under stars

The West Islip Symphony Orchestra hosted its Annual Free Summer Concert, A Night Under the Stars, featuring the music of the past and present. More...

Soccer scholarship recipients commended by S.C. Treasurer

Suffolk County Treasurer Carpenter was delighted to honor the West Islip Soccer Scholarship Recipients for their accomplishments on and off the soccer field.  More...

Antolini and Nerney of Babylon play in the 2012 Brine National Lacrosse Classic

Shayne Antolini, daughter of Greg and Keri Antolini, and Megan Nerney, daughter of Michael and Lisa Nerney both eighth graders at the Babylon Junior/Senior High School have been named as 2012 Brine National All Stars.  More...

Events & Bulletin

BVAC Rotational Art Program at Astoria through September

In its continuing support with Astoria Federal Savings, the Babylon Village Arts Council announced that its artist members will be participating in the Rotational Art Program at the bank located at 180 West Main Street, Babylon Village.  More...

Brumidi Vegas Night Aug. 31

The Constantino Brumidi Lodge, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park, is sponsoring a Friday Night Vegas, Fri., Aug. 31. The doors open 7 p.m. Food and drink will be available. For information, call 631-586-3928.   More...

Christian Concert at Crossroads Coffee House Sept. 1

On Sat. Sept. 1, 7 to 10 p.m. Christian Concerts at Crossroad Coffee House will host a free concert by Mixed Company along with a light buffet-style dinner. The concert will be held at First Baptist Church of Babylon, 300 West Main St., Babylon. More...

Legals - Free Access

Is America and freedom under assault?

Dear Editor:  Just a few lines to my fellow Americans.  If you consider yourself someone who does not mind being manipulated and controlled by a socialistic government that affords you no freedom in any way, shape or form, how can you be an More...

Remembering an American hero

Dear Editor:  With Neil Armstrong’s passing, I recall another time. More...

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice is hereby given that a license, number pending for Liquor, Wine, & Beer has been applied for by the undersigned to sell Liquor, Wine, & Beer at retail in a restaurant under the Alcoholic Beverage Cont More...













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