March 6, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Weekend Events:

Friday, March 7   • A Dazzling Dragonfly Craft from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Plainedge Library 1060 Hicksville Rd., Massapequa, 516-735- 2510.  •Long Island Banjo Society meeting at 8 p.m. VFW Hall 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. More...

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Schools/Sports

Babylon High School’s varsity football team recognized for scholastic achievements

Babylon High School’s varsity football team was named the 2013 Big Four Champions, 2013 Suffolk County Division IV Champions, 2013 Long Island Division Champions and 2013 Rutgers Trophy Champions. More...

Remembering local graduate George Kruse on 20th anniversary of his passing

West Babylon High School graduate of 1973 George Kruse’s life was tragically cut short in an automobile accident in 1993. He was an All American/Hall of Fame attackman of Kutztown University (1974- 1977). More...

Lindenhurst High School’s girls volleyball team had successful season

The Lindenhurst High School’s girls volleyball team had a successful season, seeded fourth in the Suffolk Class AA playoffs, with a 9-4 record for the regular season. 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, March 9 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, March 10 More...

Deer Park Community Ctr. wrestling show March 8

The Deer Park Community Center is holding a professional wrestling show on Sat., March 8, 7:30 p.m. The special guest is the Phenomenal AJ Styles. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for children. More...

Rock and Roll Review March 15

On Sat. March 15, 8 p.m. the Rock and Roll Review Show with Lamar Peters Oldies and a Tribute to Country will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church 147 Park, Amityville. The concert will be in the church basement on the stage. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK PHH Mortgage Corporation, Plaintiff AGAINST Ruth E. More...

L.I. educator tapped by Cuomo for panel Common Core curriculum

One Long Island school superintendent has been chosen to be on a panel established by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo to speed up recommended improvements to the rollout of Common Core Standards. More...

Babylon School Board Prez Roger Katz steps down

In a surprise announcement to fellow board members and the community, Roger Katz resigned from the Babylon School District Board of Education effective Mon., Feb. 24, 2014. His resignation letter cited health and personal reasons for his departure. More...

 

People/Social

Margaret Mehrer honored

Margaret Mehrer, a longtime resident of Babylon Village, won the Bader Award for Horticulture. The presentation was given to her at the Sumpwams Garden Club holiday luncheon. More...

Rock star Gavin DeGraw performs for veterans in Lindenhurst

The Applebee’s neighborhood in Lindenhurst rolled out the red carpet for multi-platinum singersongwriter Gavin DeGraw to play a special concert for veterans, active duty military and area residents.  More...

Gerald J. Ryan Outreach Center in Wyandanch receives fence donation

Town of Babylon Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez recently presented representatives of the New York/Long Island Fence Association with an official Town Proclamation to recognize their donation of materials and labor to build a fence around the Gerald More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Disclaimer: No real dogs or cats were shot or abandoned in the writing of this installment of  “Pets.”  More...

Obituaries

Captain Thomas E. Henry, Babylon school district graduate, WWII Navy veteran

Career mariner Captain Thomas E. Henry “laid down the working tools of life” on Feb. 2, 2014. He was 87 years old.  Mr. Henry was born and raised on the South Shore of Long Island. More...

Opinion

A note of thanks to Roger Katz

The resignation of Babylon School Board Trustee Roger Katz, who was serving as the board’s president, came as a surprise to many. More...

Amityville Warriors are champs

It was sad to learn that the Amityville varsity basketball team was forced to forfeit the Suffolk County Class A title as a result of an ineligible player was added to the team for two games and the proper paperwork was not filed.  More...

“BEARLY” NOTICING THE SNOW & COLD

Someone likes the snow. More...













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