March 27, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Weekend Events:

Friday, March 28 •The Lego Club will meet from 4 to 5 p.m. for grades three to six at the Amityville library, Oak and John Streets, 631-264-0567. •Long Island Banjo Society meeting at 8 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. More...

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Schools/Sports

Woodhull Elementary School students learn about the environment

Fire Island School District’s Woodhull Elementary School’s environmental education program continues to provide students with authentic field science education activities and opportunities to conduct investigations of their natural world. More...

North Babylon’s William E. DeLuca School hosts Milk and Cookies Night

In an effort to promote literacy, increase parent involvement and strengthen the connection between home and school, North Babylon’s William E. More...

Paul J. Bellew Elementary School in West Islip held Water Walk for UNICEF

In conjunction with the ELA curriculum in studying human rights, fifth graders at Paul J. Bellew Elementary School in West Islip held a Water Walk for UNICEF. 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...

Obituaries

Mary Jane Hammett Young, Babylon resident, Babylon Yacht Club member, hospital volunteer

Mary Jane Hammett Young, a resident of Babylon for 15 years and an active member of the community, died Feb. 27, 2014. Mrs. Hammett Young was born and raised in Rockville Center. More...

Rodney J. Smith, longtime Babylonian, Babylon H.S. graduate, Navy veteran

Rodney J. Smith, 83, devoted husband, father and grandfather, passed away Feb. 14, 2014. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY, AS TRUSTEE FOR FREMONT HOME LOAN TRUST 2006- 3, Plaintiff, against JOHN R. PASSANANTE, JR., et al., Defendant(s). More...

Lindenhurst Library budget and trustee race April 1st

Lindenhurst voters will head to the polls April 1, to vote on the library’s budget for the coming year. The library’s current budget is $4,396,500 and the proposed budget is $4,532,600, an increase in proposed spending $136,100. More...

Town of Babylon unveils student-designed sign

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined with Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez and Councilman Tom Donnelly to unveil a brand new sign for the West Babylon Main Street Organization (WBMSO) that was designed by students from West Babylon More...

 

People/Social

Babylon H.S. seniors continue their academic journeys

Seven Babylon High School seniors have the chance to continue their academic and athletic journeys at some of the nation’s top colleges and universities this fall after signing National Letters of Intent or finalizing written commitments with d More...

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Kelsey Laing, of Babylon Village, was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2013 semester at Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York.  •Michael Furia, of Lindenhurst, received a bachelor’s degree in December 2013 from Stev More...

Sumpwams Garden Club anniversary luncheon

Sumpwams Garden Club held its 57th anniversary luncheon at Captain Bill’s. Instead of the usual floral design speaker, they decided to feature the Red Hot Mamas dance ensemble. Broadway in Bloom on the Bay was a success.   More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Move over, Morris. The orange cats at the country home of Winston Churchill have a better gig going. 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 30 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, March 31 More...

Women’s History Month celebration March 29

Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer has announced that the Department of Human Services will be holding the 25th Annual Women’s History Month Celebration on Sat,, March 29, 11 a.m. at the Town Hall Annex, 281 Phelps Ln., North Babylon.  More...

Spring cleanup at Sagtikos Manor March 29

A spring cleanup is being held at Sagtikos Manor grounds with raking, trimming, exterior cleaning, etc. The event will be held Sat., March 29, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Gardening tools will be available and light refreshments provided. More...

Opinion

New York State regs are chaotic and disruptive

EDITORIAL

It is disconcerting to hear that a proposal for a freestanding medical emergency center is not going to reach fruition.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Not all political office vacancies are equal

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor,  Recently, in several newspapers, including the Massapequa Post (Mr. Budnick 03/12/14), there has been criticism of Governor Cuomo for failing to hold special elections for vacant State Senate and Assembly seats.  More...













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