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Three Babylon students earn All-County music honors

Babylon High School students Samantha Gerdes, Kathryn Oman and Matthew Taggart were chosen to participate in the 2012 New York State Council of Administrators of Music Education/Suffolk County Music Educators Association’s High School All-Count More...

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Lindenhurst HS seniors awarded AAA’s Driver Education Award

Lindenhurst High School seniors Alyssa Deprospo and Falon Kirby were awarded AAA’s Driver Education Award as outstanding students in their school’s driver education course. More...

“Welcome Back” picnic held at William E. DeLuca Elementary

North Babylon’s William E. DeLuca Elementary School greeted students and their families with a “Welcome Back” picnic on Sept. 7. More...

John F. Kennedy Elementary School in West Babylon is a Reward School

New York State Education Commissioner John King has announced that John F. Kennedy Elementary School has been designated as a Reward School for the 2012- 2013 academic year. More...

Library

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Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Free Blood Pressure Screening: Every Thursday, 1-3 p.m. No appt. needed.  More...

Events & Bulletin

The Night the Angels Sang to be presented Dec. 22

Upper Room Christian World Center, 722 Deer Park Rd., Dix Hills, will present The Night the Angels Sang, Fri., Dec. 21, 7:30 p.m.; Sat., Dec. 22, 2 p.m. and Sun., Dec. More...

Atlantic Wind Symphony Holiday Festival concert December 15

The Atlantic Wind Symphony will perform a special Holiday Festival concert in the Sayville Middle School auditorium, 291 Johnson Ave., Sayville, Sat., Dec. 15, 8 p.m. More...

Babylon Village Arts Council presentation of Harry Belafonte to be shown December 17

On Dec. 17, 6:45 p.m., the Babylon Village Arts Council will continue its Indie Film Series with a presentation of Harry Belafonte: Sing Your Song, a biodocumentary about his life through the turbulent years of the Civil Rights movement.  More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Where has human empathy gone?

The death at her own hand of Jacintha Saldanha, the nurse from London who was pranked by an Australian radio station and then put on a national stage for ridicule, is the most brutal reminder to us of just how warped some people’s sense of humo More...

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Online readers respond to Kotz commentary

George Henry Kotz’s comments neglect to mention that the president chose “May Day” as the day on which Osama Bin Laden met his fate.  More...

IN THE NEWS

Merigliano and Leland earn Eagle Scout honor

The Eagle Scout award is the highest award a Boy Scout can receive. Although many scouts begin the difficult journey, only a small percentage actually achieves their goal.  More...

Lindenhurst Village Board gives hurricane overview

The Village of Lindenhurst Board of Trustees recalled the horrors of Hurricane Sandy during their Tuesday night meeting on Nov. 20, and received a considerable amount of praise from residents on their response efforts.  More...

 

People/Social

Leg. Tom Cilmi donates to Our Lady of Consolation

Our Lady of Consolation Nursing and Rehabilitative Care Center received a donation from Suffolk County Legislator Tom Cilmi. His Second Annual “Wing Fling” political fundraiser was held at Lily Flanagan’s in Islip. More...

LI Family Support Services holds breakfast

Assemblyman Phil Boyle, Assemblyman Joseph Saladino and Senator Owen Johnson met with Commissioner Courtney Burke at the Long Island Family Support Services Advisory Council legislative breakfast.   More...

Good Samaritan’s Ball earns $450,000

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center’s Annual Ball, Celebrate Excellence, was held Fri., Oct. 26 with more than 430 guests in attendance. More...

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Babylon News & Muse

My hat is off to several organizations regarding preparation for Hurricane Sandy and the subs equent clean up. Starting with the Babylon Fire Dep artment: the volunteers worked 24-hours a day for six straight days. More...

Pets pets pets

All-stitched-up-but-notready to-go, two Last Hope dogs shared turkey scraps on Thanksgiving Day while convalescing from orthopedic surgery. Their cages were near each other in the recovery room at NY Veterinary Specialty Center. More...

Obituaries

George Pack, veteran and longtime Babylon Village resident

George Scofield Pack, a longtime resident of Babylon Village and veteran of World War II, died Mon., Oct. 29, 2012 at the age of 89.  More...

Senator Carl Marcellino makes grant to Suffolk Cooperative Library System

Senator Carl L. Marcellino (R-Syosset) has donated $25,000 to the Suffolk Cooperative Library System (SCLS) in support of its Historic Newspapers Collection. More...

Rev. Marie P. Benoit of West Babylon, mother and grandma

Rev. Marie P. Benoit of West Babylon died Oct. 16, 2012.  “The world lost an amazing woman; the best,” said Adrienne Benoit of Babylon Village, Rev. Benoit’s daughter in- law.“ Ever yone loved mama.”  More...

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