January 24, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Residents warned of telephone scams

Family members pressured to send money to relatives in trouble

Due to an increase in reported incidents within the last several months, since the initial warning was issued in November of last year, includingfive in the past 24 hours, the Suffolk County Police Department is again warning residents of telephone s More...

Good Samaritan Hospital doctor makes a woman’s dream possible

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center’s most recent winner for its Physician of the Quarter is obstetrician gynecologist Mark Pillitteri, MD. Dr. More...

Babylon shines at Suffolk DECA Regional Competition

Babylon students shone at the 2013 Suffolk County Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) Regional competition, as the district earned 30 trophy in business categories.  More...

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Schools/Sports

North Babylon Marion G. Vedder students share-a-story night

Continuing a time-honored tradition, students at North Babylon’s Marion G. Vedder Elementary School took part in the PTA- sponsored Share-a-Story Night. With the theme of Home Is Where Your Heart is. More...

Lindenhurst HS winter concert series a huge success

Lindenhurst High School students recently performed their first of two winter concerts to an energetic crowd.  More...

Celebrating tradition at Forest Ave. Elementary School in West Babylon

Second-graders in Heidi Last’s class at Forest Avenue Elementary School, West Babylon, recently celebrated various cultures and the holiday traditions that they share with their families. 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...

Obituaries

Peter Garofolo, Jr., former resident of Copiague, served in US Army and N.Y. National Guard

Peter Garofolo, Jr., a resident of Copiague from 1957 until 2011, died peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones in South Walden, Vermont on Nov. 26, 2012. He was 85 years old.  More...

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Online readers: Babylon’s Dream Team  Submitted by jayr2@optonline.net  More...

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Babylon School Board addresses security concerns, busing issue

At the Babylon Board of Education’s first business meeting of the new year (Jan. More...

Police seek witnesses to car crash in North Babylon

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that seriously injured a woman in North Babylon Fri., Jan. 18. More...

Town, Villages provide relief from height restrictions for homeowners in Flood Zone

Babylon Town adopted changes to its building code to permit homeowners to elevate their homes above the maximum permitted under Town Code, provided they are within the Base Flood or Hundred Year Flood Zone and meet the requirements of FEMA.the change More...

North Babylon Boy Scouts visit Fort Bragg

By special invitation from General Ferdinand Irizarry, Boy Scout Troop 399 of North Babylon, NY visited Fort Bragg, North Carolina.the fort is the home of the U.S. More...

Town intensifies parking violations enforcement

Scofflaws with four or more violations may face vehicle booting

The Town of Islip announced the unanimous passage of a code amendment aimed at intensifying the Town’s enforcement of parking codes by increasing penalties to include vehicle booting and default judgment. More...

 

People/Social

Long Island Air Force Association presents Pearl Harbor Memorial Ceremony

Hosted by Republic Airport and the American Air Power Museum

The Long Island Air Force Association held a Pearl Harbor Memorial Ceremony hosted by Republic Airport and the American Air Power Museum. The event was held Fri., Dec. More...

Guilds support Good Samaritan Hospital’s cardiology services

The Guilds of Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center recently presented $50,000 to the Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation to support the hospital’s cardiology services.  More...

Mercy One donates to Lindenhurst

LindenhurstMayor Thomas Brennan and Clerk-Treasurer Shawn Cullinane accept a donation to the Village of Lindenhurst Relief Fund from Joseph Kerry of the Mercury One Volunteer Organization of Irving, Texas.  More...

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Pets pets pets

Heads up! Big change for Westminster this year. Read on: The 137th Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) Dog Show, which will take place on Feb. 11-12, is adding a venue. More...

Events & Bulletin

Babylon Library hosting Preschool Fair Jan. 24

The Babylon Library is hosting a Preschool Fair Thurs., Jan. 24, from 7-8:30 p.m. There will be 12 preschools attending the fair, including the following: Alphabet Kids Nursery School, Inc., Ascension Lutheran Church Preschool, Babylon Jr./Sr. More...

West Babylon Fire Department to hold Chinese auction Jan. 25

The West Babylon Fire Department Rescue Unit will host a Chinese auction Fri., Jan. 25 at West Babylon F.D. Headquarters, 126 Arnold Ave, West Babylon. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the auction begins promptly at 7:30 p.m.  More...

Constantino Brumidi Lodge Vegas night Jan. 25

The Constantino Brumidi Lodge, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park, is sponsoring a Friday Night Vegas on Jan. 25. The doors open at 7 p.m. Food and drink will be available. For information, call 631-586-3928.   More...

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WEST BABYLON PUBLICLIBRARY 211 Route 109 West Babylon, NY 11704 • (631) 669- 5445 • Fax: (631) 669-6539 • www.wbpl.us Anne Marie Dolan, Director LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING OF WEST BAB More...

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE TOWN OF BABYLON ACCESSORY APARTMENT REVIEW BOARD   More...

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NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF RESOLUTION  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Babylon, County of Suffolk, State of New York, at a regular meeting thereof held on the 14th day of January 2013 duly More...













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