July 25, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Lindy School nurses help save life of student in cardiac arrest

Heroic nurses and teachers from Lindenhurst High School recently came to the aid of a student in need, saving his life. High school senior Anthony Torres recently collapsed in a classroom as a result of his heart stopping. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, July 26   •Town of Babylon Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Networking meeting. 7-8:30 a.m. at the Olympic Diner, 1536 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park. $10 to cover cost of breakfast. For info., call 631-871-6633.  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Babylon High School

Hats off to Babylon’s Class of 2013!  In what made for a joyous and celebratory event, family members, friends and educators packed Babylon High School’s Coach Williams Memorial Field for the Class of 2013 commencement ceremony on Ju More...

North Babylon High School

Following four years, 728 school days, 5,096 school hours and 305,760 school minutes, the 402 members of the North Babylon High School Class of 2013 gathered together one final time as a class on June 22 to celebrate the school’s annual commenc More...

West Babylon High School

West Babylon Union Free School District’s Class of 2013 took their final steps onto the West Babylon Junior High School field as students of the district at the district’s annual commencement ceremony on June 22. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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

Events & Bulletin

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, July 28 More...

Mercy INN is serving FREE hot lunch Monday to Friday from Noon to 1 p.m.

A year ago the volunteers who run the Mercy INN did not know how it would survive after over 30 years of feeding the hungry and homeless of Wyandanch and its surrounding communities. Located in the basement of Trinity Lutheran Church at 17 S. More...

Leg. Stern collecting school supplies for homeless children throughout Suffolk County till Aug. 19

S.C. Leg. Steve Stern (D-Huntington) 16th LD, is partnering with Presiding Officer William Lindsay of the Suffolk County Legislature to bring school supplies to more than 300 homeless children throughout Suffolk County. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY. FLUSHING SAVINGS BANK, FSB, Pltf. vs. THOMAS LATRONICA, JR., AMITIVYLLE PAINTS & DECORATING, Defts. Index #21686/10. More...

WISD land deal with Atlantic Auto Mall off

Negotiations between the West Islip School District and Atlantic Auto for a land swap deal have broken off. More...

Mary Haedrich receives Young Women in Public Affairs award

Recently the Zonta Club of Suffolk County held a ceremony to congratulate the recipients of the Young Women in Public Affairs and Jane Klausman Award winners. In recognition of Mary Haedrich, a West Islip High School senior receiving the award, S.C. More...

Babylon H.S. varsity lacrosse players garner individual honors this season

In addition to beginning named the number-one scholar-athlete team on Long Island and the fourth in New York State, as well as 2013 Division II champions, several Babylon High School varsity lacrosse players garnered individual honors this competitio More...

 

People/Social

Airman Michael A. DePalo graduates military training

Air National Guard Airman Michael A. DePalo graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Lindenhurst senior Valerie Oyakhilome signs Letter of Intent

Lindenhurst High School senior forward Valerie Oyakhilome signed a national Letter of Intent to play basketball at Fairleigh Dickenson University. More...

Kathleen McDonald appointed director of Perioperative Services

Kathleen McDonald, RN, has been appointed director of perioperative services for Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center. Previously, she was corporate director of clinical resources at Catholic Health Services. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

The Pilot Club of Babylon celebrated its Silver Anniversary at Southward Ho on June 17. The organization was started in 1987. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“And my soul from out that shadow that lies floating on the floor, Shall be lifted -- Nevermore!” - Edgar Allan Poe  More...

Obituaries

Michael A. LaPlaca, Deer Park Middle School physical education teacher and Korean War veteran

At the end of each school year, Michael LaPlaca, a Robert Frost Middle School physical education teacher, would raise the American flag in front of his home in Deer Park. More...

Opinion

Summer’s here but the hurt caused by Sandy still pains some

As we continue to enjoy our public spaces as a community this summer, we think it is important to remember that many people were responsible for getting them in shape for this season.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Readers respond to Gaidon letter July 11: “Charity begins at home”

Dear Editor:  First I wish to say to Mr. Gaidon, I could not have expressed those thoughts better myself. I am so pleased to know that a fellow American is telling it like it is.  More...













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