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Breaking News - 9/23/2013 1:39 PM

Shed The Meds at Deer Park HS Friday - Free Access

Suffolk County Legislator Lou D’Amaro (D-North Babylon) and the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department are hosting a second “Shed the Meds” event Friday, Sept. 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. More...

Ceremonies mark the 12th Anniversary of 9/11

To mark the 12th anniversary of the Sept. More...

Babylon Boy Scout Troop #1 open house Sept. 26

Babylon Boy Scout Troop #1 will hold an open house, Thurs, Sept. 26, 7 to 8 p.m. at the United Methodist Church of Babylon Fellowship Hall, 21 James St., Babylon. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, September 20 •Dance Fitness Fridays at the North Babylon Library, 815 Deer Park Avenue, 631-669-4020. This class combines ballroom dance moves with Broadway and familiar dance steps. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Babylon seventh-graders attend summer orientation program

Prepared to make the transition from grade school to the junior-senior high school, Babylon School District’s seventhgrade students and their families received a sneak peak at their new school during a summer orientation program held in August. More...

Babylon Football: Panthers open big; flatten Phantoms 48-7

The Babylon Panthers got off to a very good start as they walloped the Bayport Phantoms in the season opener at Williams Field. Due to lightning threats, the game was suspended at half time last Thursday night with Babylon ahead 41-0. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

I must apologize to my readers for the recent lack of columns. I went on vacation for eight days and was unable to get columns in during that period.  Well, life in Babylon is rarely dull. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Dog Bless You,” an exhibition of the photography of Mary Bloom, is on display through the winter at the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine in NYC, the most magnificent of galleries. More...

Hot Laps

Anyone at Riverhead Raceway on Sat., Sept. 7, 2013 could say it was Timmy Solomito’s night. More...

Opinion

Cookie-cutter schools not the answer

EDITORIAL

School has begun, and the challenges facing our public school system are tremendous. Certainly these worthy institutions are undergoing dramatic changes, but what is disconcerting is that few understand exactly where those changes will lead.  More...

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Women’s equality extends beyond equity in pay

Dear Editor:  When the New York State Senate recessed at the end of June, senators left a particularly crucial item on the table. They omitted the reproductive health provision from the package of women’s equality legislation.  More...

Breaking News - 9/26/2013 8:45 AM

Two men arrested for selling drugs near WB Middle School - Free Access

Thurs., Sept. 26: Suffolk County Police arrested two men yesterday for conducting a drug deal near a middle school in West Babylon. Police gave the following account: More...

Breaking News - 9/23/2013 2:09 PM

Police arrest Deer Park man for leaving scene of serious accident

A Deer Park man was arrested and charged with leaving the scene of a serious motor vehicle accident. Police said that following their investigation into the accident, which occurred 12:40 p.m. Thurs., Sept. More...

North Babylon residents ask for help on abandoned homes in their area - Free Access

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One resident of the Parkwood Civic Association in North Babylon summed up her feelings this way: “I am scared; I don’t feel safe anymore,” she said. More...

Registration underway for Deer Park Community Center Mother and Toddler Program

The Deer Park Community Center is currently registering for its Mother and Toddler Program. The program will take place at the community center, 41 Homer Ave., Deer Park.  More...

Bellmore High School reunion set

JFK High School, Bellmore, will hold a multi-year reunion for graduation years 1968-2010. All alumni, guests, teachers, coaches, advisors and staff are invited. The reunion will be held Sat., Sept. 21, 7 to 11 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Village Attorney Joel Sikowitz elected to LICADD board of directors

The Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (LICADD) is pleased to announce that noted civic leader and attorney Joel Sikowitz, Esq. has been elected to its Board of Directors. More...

Babylon Fair!

The Babylon Country Fair drew thousands Sept. 8, as the event helped raise funds for local projects and showcased the Village. Watch next week's edition for more photos and story.   More...

WBFD hosting parade and community fair this weekend

The West Babylon Fire Department will host the Town of Babylon Fireman’s Parade on Sat., Sept. 21, 2013, with a rain date of Sun., Sept 22, 2013.  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, September 22 More...

The Town of Babylon offering PTSD workshop

Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer and Councilman Tom Donnelly have announced that the Town of Babylon will be hosting the Sean’s Hope workshop, which is a series of free seminars to promote awareness about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PT More...

Registration underway for various programs at the DPCC

The Deer Park Community Center, 41 Homer Ave., Deer Park is currently registering for the following programs. For information, call 631-667-6665 or visit deerparkcommunitycenter.com.  More...

Obituaries

Philip Vultaggio, former resident of Amityville and owner of All American Hamburger

Philip Vultaggio, a former resident of Massapequa, New York, passed away at his home in Boca Raton, Florida on Aug. 19, 2013 at the age of 91. He was dearly loved by his family and respected by all who knew him.  More...

Sarah L. Phillips, Deer Park resident, formerly of Copiague

Sarah L. Phillips, a resident of Deer Park (formerly of Amityville & Copiague, LI) died Aug. 27, 2013 at Apex Nursing Home, Huntington Station, LI. She was 80 years old. Mrs. More...

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Public Notices -

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INDEX NO.: 13232/12. AMENDED SUMMONS AND NOTICE. MORTGAGED PREMISES: 42 IRVING AVE., N. More...













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