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Sardiello American Legion Post honors police and firefighters

Sgt. John Sardiello American Legion Post in West Babylon held its annual Law and Order Night recently honoring members of local fire and police departments. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, June 13   • Supermarket Bingo at the Babylon Masonic Lodge, 250 West Main St., Babylon across from Argyle Park. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and games begin at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $5. For reservations call Fran at 631-226-6732. More...

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Schools/Sports

Babylon Memorial Grade School current events teams rank the top in the nation

Babylon Memorial Grade School current events teams ranked top in the nation during this year’s series of National Current Events League competitions. More...

West Islip’s Udall Road Middle School assists in clean-up of West Islip Beach

Mrs. Cosentino’s sixth-grade class at West Islip’s Udall Road Middle School recently assisted in the clean-up of West Islip Beach. More...

West Islip HS Robotics Team attends presentation of Motorola HC1 Headset computer

On Tues., May 20, the Technology Department had the pleasure of hosting a demonstration of the Motorola HC1 Headset computer. 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, June 15 More...

Andy Cooney concert June 27; order your tickets now

The Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians Division 8/9 and the Ancient Order of Hibernians Division 8, Selden, will be hosting an Andy Cooney concert at the Middle Country Hibernian Cultural Center at Washington Heights Avenue and Magnolia Drive Selden, More...

St. Paul’s country music concert June 13

On Fri., June 13, 8 p.m., a country music concert with Lamar Peters and Pastor Dave and John Anglin will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 147 Park Ave. Amityville. More...

Opinion

We need to put the federal tuition assistance loan program to the test

Cadillac college educations being provided by the Federal government in the form of student loans to many who cannot afford them are driving up the cost of higher education and placing a heavy burden on young people.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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New York’s governor may be guilty of bribery

GUEST EDITORIAL

by Ed Cox  Late last month, the far-left Working Families Party (WFP) nearly dumped Andrew Cuomo in favor of an insurgent liberal candidate at their party convention, but Cuomo saved himself with a last-minute pact brokered by New York City Mayo More...

As voters approve BSD budget, board moves forward with contracts, construction

At the polls on May 20, 2014, voters approved the Babylon School District 2014–2015 $48.3 million budget by nearly a two to one margin – 847 to 397. Taxpayers also elected one incumbent and three new board members. More...

Local to run 100 miles to support wind energy

On June 14, the Sierra Club, along with more than 20 partners, will host the Wind 100. More...

Maxine Postal Health Center now being operated by NFP company

Suffolk County recently approved placing control of the Maxine Postal Tri-Community Center in Amityville into private hands, providing what the County said will be a higher quality and variety of services at a lower cost to taxpayers. More...

 

People/Social

Please meet the 2014 local scholars

•Alexa Montemurro, of West Babylon was named to the dean’s list at Elmira College, Elmira, New York for the fall 2013 semester.  •Jennifer A. More...

Babylon artistic students showcase their work at NYSATA

The artistic works of 21 Babylon Memorial Grade School and Junior Senior High School students was showcased and honored at this year’s NYSATA portfolio day.  More...

Memorial Day remembrances

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Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•While summer is well on its way, if you take a deep breath when you leave the house, you can tell spring is still here. I’m not sure what is in bloom, but it is intoxicating! Enjoy it while you can. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he does not wish to sign his work.” - Anatole France (1844-1924)  More...

Hot Laps

Historically, there are two ways to win races at Riverhead Raceway. One is sideby side action, the other where a leader gets out in front while the field spins, wrecks or otherwise takes themselves out of contention trying to catch up. More...

Obituaries

Ted Shiebler, veteran and longtime spokesman for Good Samaritan Hospital

In 2004, Edward (Ted) Shiebler Jr. sat down to write a letter to his granddaughter Sarah, who was 10 at the time. Ted was 76 and wanted to document his life and the life of his family to the next generation. It was to be opened when Sarah was 40. More...

Silvio Leonti, Lindenhurst and Amityville resident, Our Lady of Perpetual Help church member, veteran

Silvio Leonti, a resident of Lindenhurst and Amityville, died May 9, 2014. He was 90 years old .  Mr. Leonti was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in World War II. He was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help R.C. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice of formation Lindenhurst Villas, LLC filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) 4/9/14. More...













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