June 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Locals honored "with distinction" by Assemblyman Joseph Saladino

New York State Assemblyman Joseph Saladino hosted his annual Women of Distinction ceremony to honor Long Island women who are leaders in the community and set fine examples for young women to follow. More...

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Schools/Sports

BACCA holds annual awards for teens of high school theater productions

The 11th annual Teen Youth Theatre Awards presented by the Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) were held recently at North Babylon High School. More...

West Islip students sign letters of intent

Three more West Islip student athletes signed letters of intent to play Division 1 or 2 college athletics.   More...

Babylon resident Miranda Lupion awarded National Security Language Initiative scholarship

Babylon resident Miranda Lupion, a high school senior at Half Hollow Hills High School East, Melville, has been awarded one of approximately 625 National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) scholarships for 2013- 2014.  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.  Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library  More...

Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library kids bake off

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Obituaries

Ruth Jean Faubion Stark, Copiague Junior High School teacher

Ruth Jean Stark, “Jean” to her many friends, and a former resident of Homestead Avenue, Amityville, died suddenly at her home in Cameron, Missouri, on Sun., May 5, 2013. She was laid to rest at Grant City Cemetery on May 14, 2013. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

NOTICE OF FORMATION OF A LLC; AAR & AAR MANAGEMENT CO. More...

Public Notices

NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF RESOLUTIONNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Babylon, County of Suffolk, State of New York, at aregular meeting thereof held on the 10th day of June 2013 duly adopted a resolution, an abstract of which is More...

Public Notices -

NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF RESOLUTION SUBJECT TO PERMISSIVE REFERENDUM   More...

Major Sean F. Howlett awarded Meritorious Service Medal

Major Sean F. Howlett of the United Sates Air Force was recently awarded the Meritorious Service Medal while serving as the Operations Officer, 22nd Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron, 376th Air Expeditionary Wing, at Manas, Kyrgyz Republic. More...

LIYC pulls application for building; timing not right, says commodore

The Long Island Yacht Club has withdrawn a petition to remove two buildings on its property and replace them with one building totaling the same square footage as the two structures. More...

Weekend Events:

HAMS to meet   The Great South Bay Amateur Radio is hosting an even Saturday and Sunday at 3 and 2 p.m. respectively at Babylon Town Hal, 200 East Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. More...

 

People/Social

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•The following local residents have been named to the dean’s list at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute for the fall 2012 semester: From West Babylon are Jessica Ziegler, Brittany Trentalange and Maulik Patel; from Lindenhurst is Stephen Per More...

“From Shore to Shore: Boat Builders and Boatyards of Westchester and Long Island” to profile Amityville

On July 1, Long Island Traditions will open “From Shore to Shore: Boat Builders of Westchester and Long Island,” a major exhibition at the Port Jefferson Village Center on the traditional occupational and recreational culture of boat buil More...

St. John the Baptist announces 2013 baseball commitments

The St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School Baseball program is proud to announce the following seniors have committed to playing college baseball in 2013-2014.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

This “Dog Overload” column coincides with the last day of school, marking eight years since I retired from teaching. More...

Events & Bulletin

Windholme Farm on display June 26 through September

The Historical Society of Islip Hamlet’s newest exhibit, Windholme Farm - The Grand Estate of Samuel T. Peters, will be displayed at Brookwood Hall, 50 Irish Ln., East Islip in the history exhibit room, Wed., June 26 through September. More...

Our Lady of Lourdes graduates Class of 2013

The eighth-graders at Our Lady of Lourdes School in West Islip celebrated their commencement on June 13. This week, the class of 2013 has many wonderful events. More...

Blessed Hope Mission Church annual picnic June 23

Blessed Hope Mission Church of Bay Shore/Faith Realty Network will hold its annual church/office picnic, Sun., June 23, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Heckscher State Park, East Islip, at Field #1 reached by making a sharp right. Bring your own picnic lunch. More...

Opinion

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EDITORIAL

Babylon Village Board acts responsibly to resolve a problem before it surfaces

The mayor and Babylon Village Board are to be commended for taking preemptive action to ensure the integrity of the area in and around the Babylon Village Post Office by rezoning it. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Freedom of the press isn’t, and shouldn’t, be absolute

Dear Editor,  U.S. Rep. More...













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