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Barraga names Maria Figalora “Woman of Distinction”

March is Women’s History Month. The Suffolk County Legislature passed a Resolution (No. More...

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Schools/Sports

West Islip Robotics Team prepares for LI Regional competition at Hofstra

The West Islip Robotics Team has been busy building a robot in preparation for the Long Island Regional competition which is sponsored by the Schools to Business Partnerships of Long Island (SBPLI) to be held at Hofstra University in April.  More...

Babylon Memorial Grade School students learn math skills at the Family Math Carnival

Babylon Memorial Grade School students learned critical math skills while playing sports and card games at the Family Math Carnival held on Feb. 6 in the school’s gymnasium.  More...

North Babylon Woods Road Elementary students stock shelves at food pantry

With more than 1,500 individual items collected, the Woods Road Elementary School in North Babylon continued its annual holiday tradition of helping to stock the shelves at the Babylon Town Hall Annex food pantry. More...

Events & Bulletin

Senior Pops Orchestra at Huntington H.S. March 17

The Senior Pops Orchestra, under the direction of Stephen Michael Smith, will team up with the students of Huntington High School in an intergenerational concert on Sun., March 17, 2 p.m. More...

Last Hope Easter Bunny pet photos March 17

Family and pet photos with the Easter Bunny will be done at Last Hope Animal Rescue and Rehabilitation, 3300 Beltagh Ave., Wantagh in the parking lot, Sun., March 17, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Constantino Brumidi Lodge presents The Class of Life theatrical show April 5

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Opinion

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Tax cap legislation needs tweaking

School districts are in the throes of putting together their annual budgets, at this point gnashing their teeth and wringing their hands as they try to stay in compliance with the New York State tax cap on levy increases. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Fair, common sense proposals for gun control do not violate the 2nd amendment

Dear Editor:  I am often accused of being a liberal or worse still, people question my patriotism because of my interpretation of the second amendment. More...

Town continues to reach out and help victims of Hurricane Sandy

Babylon Town has a new twist on an old saying.  Following Hurricane Sandy in October, representatives of the Town went to every home within the flood zone telling residents “we’re from the government and we’re here to help you. More...

West Islip High School presents Beauty and the Beast

West Islip High School will present Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Thurs., March 14; Fri., March 15 and March 16 at 7:30 p.m. The high school is located at 1 Lion’s Path, West Islip.  More...

 

People/Social

Town officials recognize Sayville Fire Department

Islip Town Supervisor Tom Croci was recently joined by Councilman Steve Flotteron and Assemblyman Andrew Garbarino at the Sayville Fire Department’s   Annual Installation Dinner. More...

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Babylon News & Muse

•I’d like to wish Monsoon Asian Kitchen and Lounge a Happy First Anniversary. The Bohlsen restaurant, which took over the site of the Bank of Babylon on Deer Park Avenue after nearly a year of redesigning the building, opened a year ago. More...

Pets pets pets

St. Patty’s Day is a time to celebrate all things Irish. When it comes to dogs, the Emerald Isle has provided the world with a smorgasbord of delightful breeds. Not sure if it is politically correct to use such an ethnically mixed metaphor. More...

Library

Upcoming library budget and trustee votes

Local libraries are holding their budget votes and trustee elections in April. The following is information on the budget hearings and trustee races: Babylon Library, 24 S. More...

At your library

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

Obituaries

Donald Auperin of Amityville, served as Babylon Town Attorney and Suffolk County Judge

After the death of his wife, Donald Auperin took his daughter on a vacation to the White Mountains in New Hampshire. It was a location dear to Mr. Auperin’s heart because it was where he and his wife Shirley had spent their honeymoon.  More...

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Public Notices -

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PUBLIC NOTICE COPIAGUE MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY SUFFOLK COUNTY, NEW YORK  SPECIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT MEETING APRIL 2, 2013 FOR THE COPIAGUE MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY   More...

Public Notices -

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













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