November 15, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Lawmakers attend breakfast meeting

N.Y.S. Sen. Owen H. More...

Babylon Football: Panthers open playoffs, beat Bonickers, 55-14

The Babylon Panthers hosted the East Hampton Bonickers last Saturday afternoon at Williams Field in the Suffolk Division IV playoff opener. More...

Jessica Curry of Deer Park named National Merit Scholarship Commended Student

Deer Park High School Principal James Cummings announced that senior Jessica Curry has been named a Commended Student in the 2013 National Merit Scholarship Program. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

West Islip Lions victorious in Homecoming Game

Sam Ilario, Nick Aponte and Joe Barcia were recently recognized as the Homecoming Offensive MVP, Defensive MVP and Great American Rivalry MVP, respectively. At Homecoming on Oct. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

September 2010- Suffolk County Police Department call to Babylon Town Shelter: “There’s a dog obstructing a homicide investigation.” Thinking there was a Pit Bull at the scene, the shelter director dispatched an animal control offic More...

Library

At your library

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Free Blood Pressure Screening: Every Thursday from 1-3 p.m. No appointment needed.  Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library  1 S. Country Rd. • 665-4350  More...

Obituaries

Francis Butler Johnson, born in Babylon, served in U.S. Navy

Francis “Frit” Butler Johnson, of Southern Pines, North Carolina and formerly of West Islip, died Sat., Sept. 29, 2012 in Sterling Virginia, surrounded by his family and companions. More...

Ruth E. Almond of Babylon, a “Rosie the Riveter”

Ruth E. (Swackhamer) Almond, a longtime resident of Babylon and West Babylon, died Nov. 3, 2012 at the age of 87.  Mrs. Almond was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey and raised in Babylon and West Babylon. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

SUPREME COURT – COUNTY OF SUFFOLK ONEWEST BANK FSB, Plaintiff against LOUIS CALIENDO; ANTHONY CALIENDO; LISA CALIENDO, et al Defendant(s). Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale entered on Oc More...

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice of Sale Supreme Court Suffolk County Deutsche Bank National Trust Company, as Trustee for the Certificateholders of Soundview Home Loan Trust 2006-OPT3, Asset Backed Certificates, Series 2006-OPT3 Plaint More...

Local officials look at moving on to rebuild our communities

Trish was working in her South Shore home over the weekend, which was devastated by Hurricane Sandy. More...

"Soccer Under the Lights"

The Babylon Panthers girls and boys soccer teams both took the field at Babylon High School on Oct. More...

Babylon Booster Cook-Off is a hit!

The Babylon Booster Chili/Chowder Cook-Off was a huge success as 10 local restaurants battled it out for Best of Babylon Chili and Best of Babylon Chowder. More...

Explanation of APPR on tap at Farmingdale School Board meeting

Some parents attending the Farmingdale School Board meeting in October expressed concern with the district’s new teacher evaluation system (APPR) and its potential impact on classroom learning.  More...

Lindenhurst Historical Society holds Civil War event

The Lindenhurst Historical Society held a Civil War reenactment in September focusing on recruitment efforts during the war period.  In bottom right photo, Robert Weber of Farmingdale sets up a display of the equipment carried by a Civil War sol More...

 

People/Social

Our Lady of Consolation honors Tim Darby

Timothy Darby, RN, of Our Lady of Consolation Nursing and Rehabilitative Care Center, West Islip, was presented with the Catholic Health Services (CHS) Living the Mission Award for exemplifying the CHS mission values of respect, justice, integrity an More...

Babylon Village Matthew Stetz named an Offense-Defense All-American

While attending four Offense-Defense Football Camps this Summer, Matthew Stetz, age 11, of Babylon Village, was named an Offense-Defense All-American at each camp and invited to participate in the seventh-annual Offense-Defense Bowl Week festivities More...

Lauren Hermane runs Babylon Warrior 5K

Lauren Hermane of Garner, North Carolina and granddaughter of Stephanie and Donald Teufel of West Babylon, took part in the Long Island Run for the Warriors 5K mile race which took place on Oct. 20 at Babylon Town Hall. 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, November 19  •Town of Babylon Planning Board meeting: 7 p.m. Babylon Town Hall, 200 E. Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. More...

Trinity Lutheran annual Christmas fair Nov. 17

On Sat., Nov. 17, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Trinity Lutheran  Church will hold its annual Christmas fair. The Church is located at 111 Nassau Ave., Islip. For information, call 631-666-5884 or 631-277-1555.   More...

Community Presbyterian Christmas fair Dec. 1

Community Presbyterian Church, 1843 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park, will hold a Christmas fair, Sat., Dec. 1, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is free. Santa will be at the fair. Baked goods, crafts and more will be available. More...

Opinion

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

A storm of human compassion helps guide us through

Our front-page article this week tells the story of one woman whose home was hard hit by the storm. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Did someone do something special for you during the storm; did you witness an act of kindness or heroism? Do you have a story of faith and hope to share with our readers. More...

Anger over attacks on Americans in Libya; president failed

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