February 20, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Muncie Road residents seek relief from high snow mounds along their street

A 28-foot high mound of snow sits across the street from the home of James Marin on Muncie Road in West Babylon and borders the property of his neighbor Mike Hanahan. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, February 21   •Veterans Information Table from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Regarding benefits for returning soldiers and veterans. Bring your questions. West Babylon library, 211 Rte., 109, 631-669-5445.  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Babylon High School theatre students attend workshops

Babylon High School students and budding theatre enthusiasts Arianna Collica, Logan Middleton and Julia O’Handley had the chance to learn about the many aspects of the theatre world when they attended this year’s New York State Theatre Ed More...

Lady Panthers end season with fall to Tuckers in close game

In a close game, the Mattituck “Tuckers” defeated the Babylon Panthers, ending Babylon’s season with a shout, not a whimper.  “Their 3-7 record did not reflect how well they played this year,” said head coach Chris More...

West Islip boy’s winter track team wins Large School County Championship

TheWestIslip4x800boy’swinter track relay team captured the 2014 Large School County Championship with a time of 8:20 seconds...just five seconds off the school record.   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.  •Mystery & Mayhem Book Discussion: Wed., Feb. 26, 7-8 p.m. Registration underway.  More...

Events & Bulletin

Good Samaritan Hospital Caregivers course begins March 19

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center will be hosting “Powerful Tools for Caregivers,” a six-week course unique to the Long Island region. Classes will meet on consecutive Wednesdays from March 19 to April 23, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. More...

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, February 23 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, February 24 More...

North Amityville Senior Center breakfast Feb. 21

The North Amityville Senior Center will hold a Mr. Smith’s Soul Food Breakfast Fri., Feb. 21, 10 a.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice is hereby given that a license, number pending for Liquor Wine & Beer has been applied for by the undersigned to sell Liquor Wine & Beer at retail in a restaurant under the Alcoholic Beverage Control More...

Weckerle, Kost and Bopp set to run unopposed in Lindenhurst on March 18

The Republican, Conservative and Independence parties in Lindenhurst Village held caucuses, unanimously naming Trustee Maryann Weckerle and acting Trustee Darrel Kost as their nominees for the upcoming elections on March 18. More...

Thieves steal vases from Pinelawn cemetery

Suffolk County Police arrested three people for stealing bronze vases from a Farmingdale cemetery. More...

S.C. Police reduce speed limit to 30 MPH from Montauk Highway to Sunrise Hwy.

In an ongoing effort to reduce the number of accidents along Higbie Lane and Udall Road in West Islip, Suffolk County Police have reduced the speed limit to 30 MPH from Montauk Highway to Sunrise Highway.  More...

 

People/Social

Girl Scouts honored for years of service by Councilman Flotteron

Islip Town Councilman Steve Flotteron recently presented Girl Scout Gold Awards to two local residents whose dedication to community service has not gone unnoticed. More...

James Graham installed to board of directors for Association of Fundraising Professionals L.I.

The Association of Fundraising Professionals Long Island Chapter welcomed Lindenhurst resident James Graham as a new first-term member of the board of directors. Graham was formally installed on Jan. More...

Lindy Schools' community survey for new superintendent

The Lindenhurst School District Board of Education has begun its search for a new superintendent, voting to enlist the aid of Western Suffolk BOCES in the search process. Western Suffolk BOCES is experienced in this process, which will be led by Dr. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

Today is the one-month mark… that is, one month until the official end of winter. For most of us, it couldn’t come too soon. Keep your salt and sand on hand between now and then. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Is your dog entered at Westminster?  More...

Obituaries

Sister Joseph Lucille Lips, O.P., taught at OLPH in Lindenhurst

On Sat., Feb. 8, 2014 Sister Joseph Lucille Lips, of the Sisters of St. Dominic, died. She was 82 years old and had served in religious life for 63 years.  More...

Opinion

Winter : It’s not “sNo” bad!

EDITORIAL

All around me people have been moaning about the snow and ice-cold temperatures. “Can’t wait until spring,” they say. “It’s awful,” say others. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

President’s statement on pot was taken out of context

Dear Editor:  More...













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