November 28, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Few surprises in this year's elections as residents go for tried and true

After all the discussion, debate and bitter exchanges about Town and County finances, bond ratings and taxes, the people made what one political analyst called “personal” decisions at the polls this year, sticking, in most cases, with inc More...

State passes measure to allow local assessment corrections on storm-ravaged properties; deadline to opt into program December 6

Legislation introduced by Assemblyman Bob Sweeney (D-Lindenhurst) and Sen. More...

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Schools/Sports

Lindy Boys Volleyball team finishes successful season

The Lindenhurst High School boys volleyball team competed in the Suffolk County finals against Sachem East. The team completed a most successful season with a regular season record of 13-1, losing only to powerhouse Sachem North. More...

Lindy Boys Volleyball team finishes successful season

The Lindenhurst High School boys volleyball team competed in the Suffolk County finals against Sachem East. The team completed a most successful season with a regular season record of 13-1, losing only to powerhouse Sachem North. More...

Panthers claw Knights to become County Champs!

Babylon Football:

The Babylon Panthers won Suffolk County’s Division IV Championship, defeating the Glenn Knights 46-21 at Stony Brook University’s LaValle Stadium last Friday night. 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. •Holiday Cards: Wed., Dec. 4, 7-8:30 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Thomas Brielmeier, Our Lady of Grace Church volunteer and past grand knight of OLG Knights of Columbus

Thomas Brielmeier was a familiar face around Our Lady of Grace R. C. More...

Mildred Arpino, longtime Babylon and West Islip resident, at 101

Mildred Arpino, who lived in Amityville, Babylon and West Islip since moving to Long Island in 1950, died Oct. 21. 2013. She was 101 years old.  Mrs. More...

Opinion

Take a fresh look at the holiday season

EDITORIAL

Okay, the crazy season is now officially underway and there is so much to do that it’s hard to think about getting everything done in time for the holidays.  Step back…  Take a breath…  Figure out exactly what you c More...

We asked...

...Just in case you were wondering about those bright yellow train cars along the Babylon LIRR branch over the past few weeks. Well, according to an MTA spokesman, they are part of resurfacing work on weekends along the Babylon Branch. More...

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Farmingdale schools set tax levy

Explain impact on individual property bills

by Diana Qureshi The Farmingdale School District tax levy increased by 2.35 percent this year, but the district’s Superintendent of Business Paul Defendini explained at the Nov. More...

Town responds to concerns from Parkdale Civic in NB

Shutters vacant homes against squatters

Two months ago, members of the Parkdale Civic Association in North Babylon outlined their concern over the large number of abandoned homes in their neighborhood, many of which had become a haven for squatters and the source of noise and illegal activ More...

Shop SMALL Saturday

Fifty-eight cents of every dollar buyers spent in the small businesses in their community, stays in their community. That means a stronger local economy, well-funded community programs and a healthy tax base.  More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, November 29   •Temple B’nai Torah 2900 Jerusalem Ave., Wantagh at Oakfield Avenue service at 7:30 p.m. Everyone is asked to bring their Menorah and four candles. More...

 

People/Social

Cornell Cooperative thanks Leg. Barraga

S.C. Leg. Tom Barraga (R-West Islip) recently met with Executive Director Vito Minei and Public Affairs and Developmental Director Judi Lach Veeck, both of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County.  More...

First Presbyterian Church welcomes new pastor

The session and congregation of the First Presbyterian Church of Babylon welcome Pastor Paul Alan Gaug and his wife Lynda to the congregation. More...

George Priozzi is living the mission

On Sept. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Latest on the “Kitten Bowl”: On Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014 at noon, the Hallmark Channel will kick off the firstever “Kitten Bowl” to coincide with the other big game. More...

Events & Bulletin

Congregation Beth Sholom Menorah Lighting and Chanukah Celebration Dec. 4

Congregation Beth Sholom will hold a Menorah Lighting and Chanukah Celebration, Wed., Dec. 4, 6:30 p.m. Rabbi Abraham Axelrud, the membership of Congregation Beth Sholom and local dignitaries and officials will take part in the event. More...

Babylon Village Arts Council features Rotational Art Program for December

The Babylon Village Arts Council Rotational Art Program at Astoria Federal Savings located at 180 W. Main St., will feature local photographer Edward Mooney for the upcoming month.  More...

Help For People Inc. Chinese auction Dec. 6

Help For People, Inc. will host a Chinese auction, Fri., Dec. 6, 6:30 to 11 p.m. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and ticket calling will begin at 8 p.m. The auction will be held at Firemen’s Memorial Park, 555 Heling Blvd., Lindenhurst.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice of formation of H & Z MANAGEMENT, LLC. Articles of Organization filed with Secretary of State of NY (SSNY) on 10/10/2013. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY has been designated for service of process. More...













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