March 20, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

BSD fine tuning budget to stay at or near cap

The difference in spending between the Babylon School District’s proposed 2014-2015 budget and the one capped by the state is less than $150,000, as of the draft budget presented to school board members and the community at the March 10, school More...

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Schools/Sports

Babylon Elementary celebrates with thanks and giving

Turkeys, pilgrims and Native Americans were the subject of many classroom discussions at Babylon Elementary School this past November.  From history lessons about the first Thanksgiving to discussions on the importance of community service, the More...

Deer Park student-musicians chosen for LI String Festival

Four Deer Park student-musicianshigh school senior Noah Roff (viola), John F. More...

West Babylon students work to end bullying and create culture of kindness

West Babylon Union Free School District students are working to create a culture of kindness within their schools. 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, March 23 •No scheduled meetings... MONDAY, March 24 More...

Mayor E. Donal Conroy Scholarship awards night Wednesday, June 11th

The 11th annual Mayor E. Donald Conroy Scholarship awards night will be held Wed., June 11, 7 to 10 p.m. at the Venetian Yacht Club, 494 Fire Island Ave., Babylon Village. Tickets are $40 per person.  More...

L.I. News Radio 103.9 FM joins hands with Eyewitness News and St. Joseph’s College

Newly launched LI News Radio, 103.9 FM — which is part of the JVC Media family — announced it has entered into a working relationship with Channel 7/Eyewitness News.  More...

Opinion

One down, one to go

Since the Editorial in January that writer Lei Lani Yeswoit addresses this week, we have had positive responses from the Suffolk County Police Department which has worked with us to put together a system of accessing this information for our readers More...

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Reader supports efforts to ensure police compliance to freedom of information laws

Dear Editor:  More...

West Babylon School Board wrestling with budget cap and cuts

West Babylon residents and the school officials had a lively discussion Tues., March 4, as the district introduced its second budget draft. More...

Local officials honor North Babylon Fire Department

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and Babylon Town officials honored members and leaders of the North Babylon Fire Department at their recent installation dinner. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, March 21   • Teen Barron’s Regents review online at the Copiague Library, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111 from 7:30 – 8:30 pm.  • Wizard of Oz at the Amityville Memorial High School 250 Merrick Road, Amityvill More...

 

People/Social

Bellone honors Frank Agoglia and other veterans

Suffolk County honored veterans for their accomplishments and others who have supported former military personnel after their return home in a veterans appreciation ceremony last week.  More...

Matthew Stetz of Babylon recognized as top football player in the country

Offense-Defense Sports released the first edition of its National Youth and High School Football Rankings and Matthew Stetz, 13, of Babylon was ranked first among all 13-14 year olds in the country as of rankings dated Feb. More...

Babylon resident John Farrell promoted to partner of the Firm

Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker has announced that the Firm has promoted Babylon resident John Farrell to partner. Farrell previously served as associate.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•It’s hard to imagine nights that the police would hate more than a full moon on Halloween or on St. Patrick’s Day. I’m sure there were people out there up to devilment on Monday, but for me this was one of the quietest St. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

On Sunday at our St. Pat’s Day luncheon, Last Hope Animal Rescue honored Cindy Iacopella for her accomplishments as director at the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter over the last three years. More...

Obituaries

Fran Pasch, longtime Babylon Village resident, volunteer and Pre-K teacher

Frances Ella Pasch (nee Terwilliger), a longtime pre-school educator and resident of Babylon Village, died at her home on March 5, 2014. She was 92 years old. Mrs. Pasch was born in Bellport in 1922. More...

Virginia Seib, member of Babylon Eastern Star

Virginia Seib lived her whole life in Babylon, making her home here, working here and raising her family here in Deer Park with her husband John.  Virginia Seib, a longtime member of the Babylon Eastern Star and a former employee of the Bank of More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK IMPAC FUNDING CORPORATION, Plaintiff, against SM REZAUL ALAM, et al., Defendant(s). More...













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