July 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Recent grad sets out to "give back" in second career

Copiague resident Silas Kelly, a longtime mental health-care worker, decided several years ago to go back to school and earn a degree. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Wilson Tech offering summer classes

Whether you are interested in reading blueprints, creating beautiful flower arrangements, repairing your car or bicycle or motorcycle, improving your welds, learning Excel, tiling a bathroom or practicing yoga, Wilson Tech has a summer class for you. More...

SCPD Youth Academy offering law enforcement camp

Suffolk County Police Department Youth Academy 2014 is available to students who have an interest in pursuing a career in law enforcement. More...

Vacation Bible School set

Vacation Bible School will be held for children age three (who have completed one year of pre-school) through fifth grade at St. Paul’s Reformed Church, 158 Phelps Ln., North Babylon. The theme will be Weird Animals. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

The Riverhead Raceway action on June 21, 2014 featured a first-time winner and others who had not seen Victory Lane in quite some time.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

First week of summer vacation. “I’m bored” are the words that parents dread to hear as they secretly conspire to ship their kids back to school. More...

Obituaries

Albert L. Holdorff, Babylon HS graduate and retired Suffolk County Police chief

Albert L. Holdorff, a longtime resident of Amityville and a retired deputy inspector of the Suffolk County Police Department, died June 10, 2014. He was 82 years old.  More...

Opinion

About a lost wallet and newfound faith

EDITORIAL

I recently lost my wallet and within less than two hours I received a call from a Good Samaritan who said he found it on the side of the road and wanted to return it to me. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Nassau and Suffolk counties should seriously look into separating from the MTA

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Former Assembly Ways and Means Chairman Arthur “Jerry” Kremer recently penned an article bemoaning the fact that Long Island is significantly shortchanged when it comes to state and federal aid for our transportation and highways.  More...

Lindenhurst extending medians on Wellwood Avenue

Lindenhurst Village is applying for a grant that would be used to extend the dividers along South Wellwood Avenue as part of an ongoing “traffic calming” and beautification program. More...

Stricoff expected to be tapped for SC IDA; Casserly to assume his role as Town Democratic leader

S.C. Exec. Steve Bellone is expected to announce shortly that he is recommending the appointment of Robert Stricoff as executive director for the Suffolk County IDA. More...

Weekend Events

Friday, July 4   •1864 Independence Day Celebration at 10 a.m., Old Bethpage Village Restoration, 1303 Round Swamp Rd., Old Bethpage. For info., call 516-8400.  More...

 

People/Social

They're aiming high in Babylon!

Babylon Village Mayor Ralph Scordino and former S.C. Leg. Wayne Horsley took a tour of the new renovations at the Village Museum recently. Horsley had obtained a grant for some of the work when he was a lawmaker. More...

Adult mentor and mentee programs available

A new adult mentor and mentee program is a new free program offered to young adults, ages 18-30, who are seeking to learn new skills to help them achieve personal or employment goals. More...

AMVETS car show at Islip Grange a success

On June 22, Islip Grange saw a very successful AMVETS car show of vehicles 1989 and before. 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, July 6   More...

Let the W.I. Chamber market your business at W.I. Country Fair

The West Islip Chamber of Commerce is offering a marketing opportunity to “members only” at the upcoming 39th Annual West Islip Country Fair.  Market your business for free at the West Islip Country Fair, Sun., Sept. 21, 11 a.m. More...

TOB announces Summer 2014 Outdoor Movie Series

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer announced the lineup for the Summer 2014 Outdoor Movie Series. Attendees will be admitted free of charge to enjoy the following 2014 summer movies calendar outdoors on the Babylon Town Hall Lawn, 200 E. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

SURROGATE’S COURT – SUFFOLK CUNTY CITATION THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK By the Grace of God Free and Independent TO Edward Buckley and Robert Buckley, if living being the nephews of dece More...













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