February 14, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

WB language program designed to meet new standards

Speech-language students of Tooker Avenue Elementary School in the West Babylon Union Free School District are “getting to the core” of the New York State Common Core Learning Standards under the direction of speech-language pathologist D More...

Here’s to your Health and Well Being! Study shows NYS children eating healthier

State Health Commissioner Nirav R. More...

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Babylon News & Muse

•Farewell to CRI- Crisis Response International. This well-trained group of volunteers deployed to the Lindenhurst area within days of Hurricane Sandy. More...

Pets pets pets

It might rain on your parade, but winter storm Nemo isn’t going to ruin America’s Dog Show. The show must go on, despite snow, wind gusts and canceled flights. 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.  More...

Obituaries

Frances Contrino, former Babylon resident, longtime secretary for Babylon law firm

Frances Contrino, a former Babylon resident and longtime secretary for the Babylon law firm of Fisher & Bowers, died Jan. 20, 2013 in Albany where she lived. She was 94 years old.  More...

Christopher Merritt Kennedy, former Babylon Village resident and U.S. Army veteran

Christopher Merritt Kennedy, a former resident of Babylon Village and graduate of the class of 1950, died Sun., Feb. 3, 2013 in Damariscotta, Maine, following a short illness. Mr. More...

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PUBLIC NOTICE VILLAGE OF BABYLON NOTICE OF TAX SALE WHEREAS, arrears of the taxes levied for the year 2012 by the Village of Babylon, charged and imposed pursuant to law, remain due and unpaid on the several tracts, lots, pieces, or  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...

Kris Moran of North Babylon heading to Notre Dame

Following four years of cross-country, five years of winter track and three years of spring track at North Babylon High School, senior Kris Moran signed a National Letter of Intent to continue his track and field career at the University of Notre Dam More...

Plans for CVS at LaGrange still under review; WIA to hold meeting at library February 21

Islip planners continue to review a proposal to build a CVS drug store on the site of the now closed LaGrange property. Developers presented their plans to the board Nov. More...

WI Chamber of Commerce holds Installation of Officers

New York State Assemblyman Joseph Saladino congratulates the newly elected officers of the West Islip Chamber of Commerce. An installation breakfast was held recently at Our Lady of Consolation, 111 Beach Dr., West Islip.  More...

 

People/Social

Scholars in the news

Army National Guard Pvt. Schashuna D. Bailey has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Oklahoma. Bailey is the niece of Paulette Harrison of Amityville and cousin of Maxvel Rose of West Babylon.  More...

Babylon resident earns Living the Mission Award from Catholic Health Services

Catholic Health Services (CHS) recently presented its Living the Mission Award to Babylon resident Christopher DeRubio for exemplifying the CHS mission values of respect, justice, integrity and excellence.  More...

Treasurer Carpenter recognizes Nicholas Aaron Krauss, 2012 American Legion Boys’ State

S.C. Treasurer Angie Carpenter, presented Nicholas Krauss, of West Islip, with a proclamation recognizing his participation in the 2012 American Legion Boys’ State, which was sponsored by American Legion West Islip Post No. 1738.  More...

Events & Bulletin

Treasurer Carpenter reminds taxpayers Star Deadline March 1

Angie Carpenter, Suffolk County treasurer, advises residents that New York State’s School Tax Relief (STAR) program exemptions applications are due to your local tax assessor by March 1 each year. More...

Men of God holding Marching Against Crime event Feb. 18

Pastor Brown Davis of Mount Nebo Church and The Men of God Inc., are marching against crime on Feb. 18 at noon. More...

Donate books for I Love to Read Month

February is National I Love to Read month and S.C. Leg. Lou D’Amaro (D-Huntington Station) announced that he is currently hosting a book drive to help fill the book shelves of local community and senior centers.  More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

C’mon, you have to admit, it was beautiful. And, with Nemo coming ashore on a Saturday, most of us had a day to shovel out, relax and eat! More...

GUEST EDITORIAL

It wasn’t supposed to be this way

by Thomas F. Barraga  More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Reader: Editorial about Hillary Clinton was off base  More...













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