April 18, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Village presenting budget at March 23 meeting

The Babylon Village Board will be presenting its 2013- 14 budget at its next meeting March 23, outlining some of the challenges faced this year in putting together the new spending plan.  More...

Helping Hands West Islip Easter holiday drive a success

Jennifer Gallozzi, president of Helping Hands in West Islip, Inc., discussed the tremendous response to their recent collection of Easter baskets and treats for distribution to homeless children, senior shut-ins and local families who are struggling More...

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Schools/Sports

LOCAL SCHOLAR MAKES THE NEWS

•Jacob M. Seymour, of Islip, was named to the dean’s list at Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, Virginia, for the first semester of academic year 2012-2013. He is a sophomore majoring in modern languages and cultures and history. More...

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Babylon News & Muse

•"April showers bring May flowers" may seem like a trite expression, but it is also, like so many other adages, true. Surely the showers from lastfiursday and Friday will bring us lots offlowers. More...

Pets pets pets

Does neutering affect certain dogs’ health; possibly contributing to cases of cancer and joint disease? The following study from the University of California Davis is something to ponder. More...

Obituaries

Mark A. Chapman, West Islip resident, U.S. veteran of Korean War

by Carolyn James  Mark A. Chapman, a resident of West Islip and former resident of Lindenhurst and Massapequa Park, died Feb. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

A special report in this week’s edition outlines a small portion of the New York State Education Department’s assessment regulations. More...

Babylon Village highway chief wins accolades

Congratulations to Babylon Public Works Superintendent Skip Gardner who was recognized by the Suffolk County Village Officials Association (SCOVA) on Wednesday for his “outstanding and dedicated service during and after Hurricane Sandy” t More...

Putting kids on hold is a good thing

When you are put on hold when calling the Lindenhurst School District, you get a pleasant surprise. Instead of some canned elevator music, the district has put its own student choir on tape for callers to listen to. What a clever idea! More...

IN THE NEWS

The Town of Babylon History Museum unveiled a new exhibit "Our Veterans Brave and Noble" honoring the Town of Babylon’s citizen soldiers, which pays tribute to the local men and women who have valiantly served our country. More...

West Babylon's Olivia Galati helps lead Hofstra softball to victory; she's an All-American

To reduce Hofstra senior Olivia Galati’s career to just numbers fails to tell the full story of one of the best softball pitchers in the country. More...

Dan Scott is a Fighting Tiger

The SUNY Cobleskill department of sport and exercise announced recently that senior Dan Scott of North Babylon, a graduate of North Babylon High School and a member of the men’s lacrosse team, has been named the athletic program’s Fightin More...

 

People/Social

Babylon HS student honored for humanitarian efforts

Babylon High School 11th-grader Giovanna Domingo was recognized at Suffolk Community College as one of Suffolk County’s youths working hard to create a society respectful of human rights.the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust, Diversity & Huma More...

West Islip's Patrick Carter is S.C. diving champ

West Islip eighthgrade student Patrick Carter was crowned the 2013 Suffolk County Diving Champion.   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...

Events & Bulletin

Positions Dance Studio Afternoon of Ballet April 21

On Sun., April 21, at 3 p.m., Positions Dance Studio is presenting an Afternoon of Ballet, featuring Peter and the Wolf and other selections from classical ballet. More...

Conklin House Art Show

The Nathaniel Conklin House, 280 Deer Park Ave., Babylon, will host You Gotta Have Art, an art show featuring the art of Elizabeth Karoly. More...

Deer Park HS moves on to finals of MSG Varsity April 22

Deer Park High School has moved on to the regional quarter-finals of MSG Varsity’s The Challenge, and will take on William Floyd High School, Mon., April 22, 6:30 p.m. on Cablevision’s Optimum, Channel 14.  More...

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Public Notices -

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING, BUDGET VOTE AND ELECTION OF THE NORTH BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK, NEW YORK   More...

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COPIAGUE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT TOWN OF BABYLON, COUNTY OF SUFFOLK, NEW YORK NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING, BUDGET VOTE AND ELECTION   More...

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SUPREME COURT – COUNTY OF SUFFOLK ONEWEST BANK FSB, Plaintiff against MOHAMMED MORTUZA, et al Defendant(s). Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale entered on January 8, 2013. I, the undersign More...













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