April 25, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Local author holds book signing to benefit Sandy victims

When it comes to writing, author Matt Erickson said it’s best to stick with what you know.  The Babylon Village resident, who just had his first novel, International Harvester, published, took his knowledge and personal experiences of grow More...

Babylon Village Historical Society remembers the history of Argyle Park

The Babylon Village Historical Society hosted a standing-room only program on the history of Argyle Park, on Sun., April 14.  The program, put together by Mary Gallagher, Elena de Mur i as and George Pozderec, included not only the history of th More...

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Schools/Sports

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Jourdan Brown and Cassandra Halko of Babylon and Samantha Dean of West Islip have been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2012 semester at Loyola University, Baltimore Maryland.  More...

Babylon officials join Deer Park Little League for opening day

On Sat., April 13, Supervisor Rich Schaffer, Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez, Councilman Tom Donnelly, and Town Clerk Carol Quirk joined New York State Senator Phil Boyle to help kick off the Deer Park Little League’s 2013 season. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

This week’s “Pets” is dedicated to “Henry” who was only with us briefly. He succumbed to kidney failure at an emergency hospital on April 11.  More...

Events & Bulletin

Our Lady of Grace Church Chinese auction April 27

The Columbiettes of Our Lady of Grace Church will hold a Chinese auction, Sat., April 27, noon to 4 p.m. The doors open at 11:30 a.m. The auction will be held at Our Lady of Grace Church, 666 Albin Ave., West Babylon. More...

Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library welcomes new director

On Fri., March 22 the Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library held a community gathering to welcome Michael Squillante as library director and to wish Rodney Marve, assistant library director, a healthy and happy retirement.  More...

Synergy Theatre presents The Odd Couple April 26-28

Synergy Ensemble Theatre Company will present Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple directed by Gene Durney and starring Nick Damadeo as Oscar Madison and Joseph Mantello as Felix Ungar.  The production will be held at Islip Town Hall West, 401 Main More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK HSBC BANK USA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION AS TRUSTEE FOR WELLS FARGO ASSET SECURITIES CORPORATION, MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-6, Plaintiff, against BETTYANN PERNIC More...

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY. SALVATORE M. CAMPO AND CARMINE R. CAMPO, Pltf. vs. CARMELA M. DOLCE, Deft. Index #09-02324. More...

Public Notices -

Your right to know

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Islip will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at the Town Hall, 655 Main Street, Islip, NY on the following applications More...

IN THE NEWS

Megan Bové named to board of directors of the U.S. Green Building Council of L.I.

Megan Bové, a resident of Babylon and a LEED project manager with Racanelli Construction Company of Melville, has been elected to the 2013 board of directors of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), Long Island Chapter. More...

Cars collide in West Babylon; both destroyed in fiery blaze

The North Babylon Fire Company was called to the scene of a multiple automobile accident on Seward Street, West Babylon Fri., April 12. A Nissan Maxima reportedly swerved to avoid hitting a raccoon and hit a parked Buick Regal. More...

World War II armor now on display at Tanger Outlets at the Arches

In a move that honors our American military veterans and those who are returning from active duty, the Tanger Outlets at the Arches in Deer Park is presenting a display of World War II armor for the next six months that allows visitors to inspect his More...

Police caution residents about Boston bombing Internet scams

The Suffolk County Police Department is warning residents of Internet scams associated with the bombings at the Boston Marathon on April 15.  More...

 

People/Social

Babylon H.S. athletes honored by local Town officials

Babylon Mayor Ralph Scordino and S.C. More...

Troop 175 in West Babylon donates to aid the Breast Cancer Coalition

West Babylon Boy Scout Troop 175, fulfilling their scout oath “to help other people at all times” donated $1,276.50 to aid the Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition in its fight against cancer. More...

Suffolk County Treasurer Carpenter attends grand opening of BCBA

The Bettinelli Community Boxing Academy, BCBA is located at 350 Higbie Ln., West Islip, the previous location of Westbrook School.  BCBA will be serving ages 10 through adults. More...

Library

A 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

Patricia Steck, North Babylon resident and longtime N. Babylon School District employee

Patricia Steck, a resident of North Babylon and a longtime employee of the North Babylon School District, died March 29, 2013.  More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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EDITORIAL

The insanity of the Boston bombings shakes our senses but not our faith

It is difficult to fathom the depth of hatred and the darkness of human spirit of two young men who decided to place a bomb in the midst of a crowd of men, women and children in Boston in what appears to be an attempt to make some political point.&nb More...

Writer says editorial got it wrong

Dear Editor:  I believe your editorial from April 11 (Mr. President, you are right, she is good looking) missed the point. More...













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