September 26, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Nathaniel Conklin Award for Volunteerism event Sunday; fire department to be honored

In light of the extraordinary circumstances that faced the Village of Babylon during and after Superstorm Sandy, the Conklin House is pleased to honor and recognize the dedication and commitment of the Babylon Volunteer Fire Department during this cr More...

Babylon Village Arts Council brings cultural art to community

The Babylon Village Arts Council brought varied cultural art programs to the Babylon community this summer. More...

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Schools/Sports

Panthers trounce Wildcats 36-14

In a battle of the cats, the Babylon Panthers outclawed the Shoreham Wildcats 36-14 last Friday night at Williams Field. Babylon dominated the line play on both sides of the ball. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•What beautiful weather we had for the last 10 days. Even better, it’s forecast to continue through the weekend and into next week! The clear, dry and cool days are lovely. This is the weather I like best in the spring and fall.  More...

Hot Laps

Whelen Modified Tour made its second visit to Riverhead Raceway on Sept. 14, 2013.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

As you watch Whiskers peacefully snoozing on your lap, do you ever wonder where domestic cats come from?  More...

Obituaries

Bob Hanington, U.S. Army Air Force veteran, served as Town of Babylon Superintendent of Highways

Bob Hanington, who served for over two decades as the Town of Babylon superintendent of highways, died Aug. 1, 2013 at the age of 87. He and his wife Dorothy lived in Cape Coral, Florida since 1996.  More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Take simple precautions to lock out car thieves

Throughout Long Island and the country, as recent crime statistics indicate, there has been a marked increase in the number of break-ins to cars, most of them in residential communities and most of them during the nighttime hours.  More...

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Merging County departments will not serve the taxpayer

Dear Editor:  More...

Local CRZ committees meet tonight to unveil draft proposals

Groups looking for input from the public on plans

The Babylon and Amityville-Copiague CRZs (Community Revitalization Zones) will be holding a joint meeting on Thurs., Sept. 26 at the Babylon American Legion Post 94. The meeting is from 6 to 9 p.m. More...

Lindenhurst Village honors Mallory Moretti with Edward F. Kienle Award

The Lindenhurst Board of Trustees recently recognized ninth-grader Mallory Moretti, a member of the Village of Lindenhurst Summer Recreation Program who received the Edward F. Kienle Award.  More...

Suffolk Marine Police rescue swan from Santapogue Creek

Suffolk County Police Marine Bureau officers rescued an injured swan in Santapogue Creek in West Babylon.  More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, September 27 More...

 

People/Social

IN THE NEWS

In recognition of Financial Literacy Month, Astoria Federal Savings held its eighth annual essay contest for children ages five to 12, asking them to complete the statement: “If I save a lot to More...

Beacon Scholars

•The following local residents received bachelor’s degrees at the May commencement of the State University of New York Buffalo State: From West Islip are Stacy Kelly, Danielle Riccardella and Eric Toohey and from North Babylon is Joseph Ba More...

Town of Babylon locals bring their best to military training

Air Force Airman Victer S. Rodriguez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio- Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Rheumatoid Arthritis - Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention: Thurs., Oct. 3, 12 - 1 p.m. Registration underway. •The How to of Documentation: Thurs., Oct. 3, 2-3:30 p.m. 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 29 More...

Leg. D’Amaro and S.C. Office for the Aging announce Babylon fall senior advocate schedule

Suffolk County Leg. Lou D’Amaro (D-North Babylon) is alerting local residents about the Suffolk County Office for the Aging’s fall 2013 senior advocate schedule.  More...

Marconi Lodge Halloween dance Oct. 3

On Thurs., Oct. 3, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., the Marconi Lodge, 333 Moffitt Blvd., Islip will host a Halloween dance. The cost for members is $15 and non-members, $20. Costumes are optional. Prizes for best costumes will be awarded. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Islip will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 01, 2013 at the Town Hall, 655 Main Street, Islip, NY on the following applic More...













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