September 13, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Schools honor longtime teachers

Babylon Superintendent of Schools Richard Rozakis got the new school year off to a positive start by honoring 18 of the district’s longest-tenured employees at Superintendent’s Conference Day on Sept. More...

Babylon Village residents organize to protect, preserve historic home

Stanis Beck of Babylon Village lives within a few doors of 527 Deer Park Avenue, an historical Victorian home that has been purchased and is slated to be demolished to make way for the construction of three new homes. More...

Brunswick Hospital in Amityville is razed

The demolition of Brunswick Hospital Center in Amityville got underway Tues., Sept. 4. Crews came in and began razing the building, which once was a medical facility serving Amityville and surrounding communities.  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Panthers rip Bonackers in season opener

It was opening night at Williams Field last Friday and the Babylon Panthers roared to a 44-7 victory over the East Hampton Bonackers. More...

Deer Park students learn about becoming authors

As part of the program Parents as Reading Partners (PARP), teaching assistant and resident author Darrel Clark visited classrooms in Deer Park John Quincy Adams Elementary School to discuss his book The Happy Frog with students.  He shared his e More...

Library

At your library

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-  1624  •Seafood Made Simple: Tues., Sept. 18 - 6:30-8:30 p.m. Crab Cakes & Shrimp Scampi will be prepared. Non-refundable fee of $2 due at registration which is underway.  More...

Events & Bulletin

HHH Association to hold giant yard sale

The Half Hollow Historical Association Old Schoolhouse will host a giant yard sale with hundreds of items from many attics, Sat., Sept 15 and Sun., Sept. 16, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Bay Shore Mac users meet Sept. 19

The Bay Shore South Shore Macintosh users group will meet Wed., Sept. 19, 7:30 to 9 p.m. at the Bay Shore/Brightwaters Library, 1 South Country Rd., Brightwaters. Reservations are required by calling 631- 661-5159.   More...

Captree Basin day of fishing Sept. 30

Wayne Middleton Squadron 1839 invites all to a full day of fishing leaving from Captree Basin, Sun., Sept. 30, 7 p.m. The event includes rods, bait and tackle, ice and lunch. Bring your own refreshments.  The donation is $65 per person. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

VILLAGE OF BABYLON S.T.O.P. STOP THROWING OUT POLLUTANTS THE VILLAGE OF BABYLON, in conjunction with the Department of Environmental Control, will participate in its 22ND S.T.O.P. (Stop Throwing Out Pollutants) program t More...

Breaking News - 9/14/2012 9:26 AM

Saladino wins big in Republican primary in the 9th Assembly District

By Carolyn James New York State Assemblyman Joseph Saladino won a major victory tonight by handily defeating his opponent Rich Young in the GOP primary for the 9th Assembly District. More...

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Apple FestivalSaturday, Oct. 6. Park Ave., Amityville. Sponsored by the Amityville Rotary, Chamber of Commerce and Historical Society. More...

Babylon Town moves to can its contract with new carter

After announcing a new residential garbage collection contract in July that was expected to bring millions of dollars in savings to taxpayers, Babylon Town officials voted Monday to pull their support for the contract and authorize that Babylon Town More...

DP library director honored

NYS Senator Owen H. Johnson recently joined with community members at the dedication of the Deer Park Public Library Community Room to honor Libr ar y Di re c tor Dina Reilly for her many contributions to the library and the community.   More...

 

People/Social

Honoree makes major donation to Good Samaritan Hospital

The Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation recently received a $100,000 donation from 2012 Gala Honoree Theresa P. Santmann to support trauma services at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center. More...

Local lawmakers recognize longtime career of N.Y.S. Sen. Owen Johnson

Local lawmakers took the opportunity recently to recognize the career of longtime State Sen Owen Johnson. “Sen. Johnson served in the State Senate for decades, working to bring Long Island its fair share, said Assemblyman Joseph Saladino. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•The exhibit about the Argyle Hotel has been installed in the entrance lobby of the Babylon Public Library. Stop by and see it anytime in the month of September. More...

Pets pets pets

Our first attempt was a huge success, so we are doing it again. Hempstead Town Shelter and Last Hope Animal Rescue will be co-hosting the 2012 Bully Breed Brigade on Sat., Sept. 22 from 11a.m. to 5 p.m.  More...

Obituaries

Mario Verdillo, Babylon resident, owner of Mario’s Hi Hook restaurant, U.S. Navy veteran

Mario Verdillo, the proprietor of Mario’s Hi-Hook restaurant in Babylon Village, died Aug. 9, 2012. He was 81 years old.  More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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EDITORIAL

Make your life a living symbol to honor those who died 9/11

The mournful sound of bagpipes filled the air at the site of the World Trade Center Tuesday morning. Helicopters hovered overhead, and a gripping silence made clear this was a holy place.  More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Saladino works to protect families, children and taxpayers

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