January 10, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Major General Murphy reenlists

Major General Patrick A. More...

WB students sing at holiday tree lighting

Approximately 30 members of the West Babylon Junior High School Chorus, which includes grades six to eight, performed holiday songs at a recent tree lighting ceremony and parade hosted by the West Babylon Lion’s Club and West Babylon Fire Depar More...

County commits resources to enhanced monitoring of registered sex offender

Plan to "protect our families" says County Executive Bellone

In the wake of court rulings throughout New York State against local residency restriction laws, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced that he has directed the Suffolk County Police Department (SCPD) to develop a comprehensive approach to More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Babylon gymnasts excel at S.C. championships

The Babylon Panthers varsity gymnastics team held its own against several of the top squads from across the region on Nov. 13 in the Suffolk County gymnastics championships at Babylon High School.  More...

NB High School seniors honored with Suffolk Zone Awards

Fol lowing ye ars of demonstrating outstanding leadership and athletic ability, North Babylon High S chool s eniors Tyler Schmitt and Alyssa Vignone were selected to receive the 2012 Suffolk Zone Award from the New York State Association for Health, More...

LHS senior named All-American in volleyball

Lindenhurst High School senior Emily Clemens was named one of the top-24 high school girls in the nation by the American Volleyball Coaches Association.  More...

Library

At your library

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Free Blood Pressure Screening: Every Thursday, 1-3 p.m. No appt. needed.  •Secrets of Slow Cooking: Tues., Jan. 15, 7-8:30 p.m. Learn the wonders of slow cooking. More...

Obituaries

William Shave, former Amityville Village trustee and developer of medical patents

When New York State mandated that every municipality have an emergency management plan, then Amityville Mayor Emil Pavlik turned to Trustee Bill Shave and asked him to handle the job.  More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

No magic bullet for public safety

In 1927, a school board trustee blew up a school, killing about 40 people. Only about half of the dynamite he used went off. If the full amount had exploded, it is likely many more would have been killed.  More...

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY

The hypocrisy in Washington outdone only by apathetic citizenry

Dear Editor:  More...

Babylon Football Roundup: Panthers finish perfect season

The Babylon Panthers completed the 2012 season as the only undefeated varsity football team in Suffolk County and one of three undefeated on Long Island (Nassau County’s Lawrence 12-0 and Long Island Lutheran 7-0). More...

Angie Carpenter recognizes Victoria Lentzeres

Angie Carpenter, Suffolk County treasurer, presented Victoria Lentzeres with a proclamation recognizing her participation in the 2012 American Legion Girls’ State, which was sponsored by American Legion West Islip Post No. 1738.  More...

Zanzerzok deployed

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony J. More...

Coakley Foundation helps out after hurricane

Kara Walker started the Firefighter Steven Coakley Foundation in honor of her brother, firefighter Steven Coakley, who died on 9/11. He was a firefighter in Engine 217 in Bedford-Stuyvesant. More...

 

People/Social

Mamma Gemelli’s golf outing raises $15,000 for Alzheimer’s Disease Resource Center

On Dec. 4, Vincent Cosentino, owner of Gemelli’s Fine Foods, presented a check in the amount of $15,000 to Mary Ann Malack-Ragona, executive director/CEO, Alzheimer’s Disease Resource Center (ADRC). More...

Treasurer Carpenter appears on Real Food TV Show

Owner and chef Frank Genovis, of Francesco’s located in Babylon, was the guest chef on Real Food TV from the Telecare Channel. Msgr. Vlaun brings faith into the kitchen with guest chefs and guests from all over the country. More...

Babylon United Methodist Nursery School spreads holiday cheer

The four-year-old students at the Babylon United Methodist Church Nursery School caroled through Babylon Village spreading holiday cheer to the local businesses. The children made friendship wreaths and were pleased to give them as gifts.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

Don’t be too fast to judge a cat by its color, a new study warns. More...

Events & Bulletin

Dix Hills Performing Arts Center presents The Wild Women of Comedy Jan. 19

The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center will present “The Wild Women of Comedy” Jan. 19 at 7:30 p.m., featuring renowned comic duo MEL & EL, and comediennes Vanessa Hollingshead and Jessica Kirson. More...

Last Hope Catch of the Day luncheon Jan. 27

On Sun., Jan. 27, 1 to 4 p.m., Last Hope Animal Rescue will hold its Catch of the Day fundraiser luncheon along with a Chinese auction and 50/50 raffle. The event supports the Fix a Feral program. More...

Bellone notifies residents of the extension of the deadline to apply for the STEP program

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced that the deadline to apply for the Sheltering and Temporary Essential Power (STEP) Program has been extended to Jan. 18, for Suffolk County residents.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

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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