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New plan likely to save historic home on Deer Park Avenue, Babylon

The historic home at 527 Deer Park Avenue has been saved, for now.  As a result of significant community concern, the Village and the owner/developer, Steve Ognibiene, have agreed to restore and maintain the home at its current location, moving More...

Former State lawmaker Lou Howard inducted into Farmingdale Aviation HOF

Lou Howard, a former football coach and New York State lawmaker, was recently honored as first inductee into Farmingdale State College’s Department of Aviation. More...

Andrew Morrison earns Eagle Scout honor

On Jan. 5th Andrew Morrison from Troop 549 earned the Eagle Scout Court of Honor. At 15½ years old, Andrew is the youngest scout in Troop 549 to make the coveted rank of Eagle. More...

Sen. Fuschillo reminds Babylon residents property tax exemption filing underway

Sen. Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

WI students sign Letters of Intent

West Islip High School senior student-athletes recently signed ‘Letters of Intent’ to play at Division 1 or 2 colleges.   More...

Lindenhurst Scholar- Athlete teams score

The following Lindenhurst Hig h School teams who were New York State Public High School Athletic Association Scholar-Athlete teams for the 2012-2013 fall season maintained an un-weighted GPA of 90.00 or better for the duration of the season.  More...

Deer Park athletes achieve

The Deer Park educational community came together to celebrate the post-season honors of its fall studentathletes. 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.  •Genealogy Series Encore - General 102: Wed., Jan. 23, 7-8:30 p.m. More...

Events & Bulletin

Sigma Psi Omega Chapter to celebrate Martin Luther King Day

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Sigma Psi Omega Chapter will hold a Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, Mon, Jan. 21, noon to 2 p.m. The event will be held at V.F.W. Post 2912, 19 Colonial Springs Dr., Wheatley Heights. More...

Bethel A.M.E. Church Martin Luther King birthday celebration Jan. 21

A birthday celebration honoring the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will be held Mon., Jan 21, 10 a.m. at Bethel A.M.E. Church, 20 Simmons St. (Bethel Lane), Copiague. The theme will be First Things First. Rev. More...

James Street Players rescheduled performances of Sunday in the Park With George begins Jan. 25

James Street Players has rescheduled performances of Sunday in the Park With George directed by Chris Rosselli. The new dates are Fri., Jan. 25; Sat., Jan. 26 and Tues., Jan. 29; Fri., Feb. 1 and Sat., Feb. 2 at 8 p.m. and Sun., Feb. 3, 3 p.m.  More...

Opinion

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Expanded use of the Smart Sponge technology should be a priority

It was great news that Lindenhurst Village has limited use of the Smart Sponge technology.*at is one of the most ecient and cost efective methods of protecting our precious waterways.  More...

Mall employee vigilance should be commended

An employee of the Westfield Mall in Massapequa noted a woman who was acting suspiciously. More...

Lindenhurst Village uses latest technology to protect waterways

The Village of Lindenhurst recently installed a smart sponge to cleanse the water that flows into Feller’s Pond, thanks to a New York State grant obtained through Assemblyman Robert Sweeney’s office.  More...

Former St. John the Baptist High School teacher and coach arrested on child pornography charges

Suffolk County Police announced the arrest on Friday of a retired teacher from St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School in West Islip, charging him with possessing child pornography on his computer in Holbrook. Police gave this account:  More...

Gregory proposal for "whole communities" passes County Legislature; Bellone signs bill into law

Last month, Suffolk County lawmakers from both sides of the aisle came together and unanimously voted to adopt an important voter empowerment initiative put forward by Majority Leader DuWayne Gregory (D-Amityville). More...

WI Varsity Wrestling team hosts fundraiser

The West Islip Varsity Wrestling team hosted The West Islip Breast Cancer Awareness Wrestling Tournament in December. More...

Babylon IDA closes on new deals, bringing 705 new jobs to Long Island

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Shaffer and Babylon Industrial Development Agency (IDA) CEO Robert Stricoff have announced the Babylon IDA has successfully closed on 10 more major commercial real estate contracts in the Town of Babylon which will col More...

Grand Opening of Body Shop Fitness in Lindenhurst

Shown in the photo, Town of Babylon Councilman Tom Donnelly joins the Lindenhurst Chamber of Commerce, New York State Assemblyman Robert Sweeney and Deputy Presiding Officer of the Suffolk County Legislature, Wayne Horsley in wishing Steve Curran and More...

 

People/Social

T.O.B. Food Pantry in need of donations

The Town of Babylon Food Pantry is in need of donations. More...

Bay Shore senior Giana Panariello Harvard bound

Bay Shore High School senior Giana Panariello was just accepted and has verbally committed to Harvard University. More...

Islip announces winners of animal shelter mural contest

Bayport resident Anna Rogers and Brentwood School District student James Intriago were announced as the two winners of a mural contest launched in October by the Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center. More...

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Babylon News & Muse

Much as we may enjoy the holidays, I think everyone heaves a sigh of relief when they are finally over and we can settle in for the long winter ahead. The only thing we miss is the red plastic bags over the parking meters!  More...

Pets pets pets

We certainly have a smorgasbord of purebred dogs. The American Kennel Club (AKC) now recognizes 177 breeds. Most were developed outside the US. More...

Obituaries

Catharine L. Johann Ryan, Lt. Commander in the Coast Guard, granddaughter of Connie Hoernel of Babylon

Catharine L. Johann Ryan, 31, of Waialua, Hawaii, died Sept. 22, 2012. A lieutenant commander USCG, she is the granddaughter of Connie Hoernel of Babylon and the late Fowler Hoernel and wife of Kyle Ryan.  More...

Barbara Ann Froehlich Henderson, Babylon H.S. graduate

Barbara Ann Froehlich Henderson, a graduate of Babylon High School, died Dec. 21, 2012 after a heroicfight with cancer.  Born and raised in Babylon, she graduated from Babylon High School in 1978, and married Anthony Henderson on Nov. More...

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NOTICE OF FORMATION, J.C. Consulting Enterprises LLC Articles of Organization Filed with the Secretary of State of N.Y. (SSNY) on 8/02/2012. Office location: Suffolk County. More...













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