July 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

PALS, changing lives for the better, one flight at a time

After days of intense treatment at Memorial Sloan Kettering, an exhausted little Wes Pak rested on his mother’s chest as he waited for his flight at Talon Air to go home and have a Sonic cheeseburger. More...

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Schools/Sports

Deer Park H.S. Chorus enters New York Sings contest

The plucky Deer Park High School Chorus recently entered the New York Sings contest run by the New York Lottery, vying for the chance to win $2,500, $5,000 or $10,000 prize donations to the school’s music program.  More...

Babylon students support finding a cure for ALS

Babylon’s Memorial Grade School and Junior-Senior High School joined the fight against ALS this spring by raising funds for Ride for Life, a not-for-profit corporation. More...

Babylon H.S. winning track stars congratulated for outstanding post-season honors

The athlet ic achievements of Babylon High School students Colin Godfrey and Ashley Lucas were recognized during the district’s mid- June Board of Education meeting. 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.  •Genealogy -Military Records: Wed., July 23, 7-8:30 p.m. Registration underway.  More...

Obituaries

Sister Rosemary Giebel, O.P., sister of Saint Dominic of Amityville

Sister Rosemary Giebel (Sister Wendelin Marie), a Dominican Sister for 65 yea4s, died Fri., June 27, 2014. She was 85 years old. Sister Rosemary was born to Wendelin and More...

Opinion

Violence has many causes; its solutions many fronts

We have always lived in a violent world. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

The key to weathering hurricane season is to be prepared

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor:  As Tropical Storm Arthur, thefirst tropical storm of the season, was a reminder that we are in hurricane season, it is crucial for all of our residents, especially our seniors and people with special needs, to be prepared for this, More...

Lindenhurst officials take tour of new firehouse under construction

Lindenhurst Village officials took a tour of the new Lindenhurst Fire Department headquarters building on Wellwood Avenue, which is under construction. The work, according to officials, “is on time and on budget.”  More...

West Islip athletics: success starts from the youth programs

You name the sport and chances are that West Islip has either won the title or at least came close.  During the spring season, the Lions’ baseball and girls lacrosse teams were the most recent West Islip programs to claim Long Island title More...

WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, July 11 More...

 

People/Social

Please meet the 2014 local scholars

•The following local residents received master’s degrees at the May commencement of Hofstra University, Hempstead: From Deer Park are Joseph Porcaro Devlon Williams; from Lindenhurst are Jill Eddings, Reshmi Nair and Lin Zhang; from North More...

Bay Shore High School students attend annual Ethnic Pen conference

The 2014 Ethnic Pen Writers C onference, sponsored by the Bay Shore High School English Department and held at Bay Shore High School, was a success. More...

West Babylon School Librarian honored by BOCES

Forest Avenue Elementary School media specialist/librarian Andrea Francisco has been named the 2014 School Library Media Special- ist of the Year by Western Suffolk BOCES School Library System during its 16th annual conference, “Digging Digital More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Call it medical metamorphosis. AMC TO THE RESCUE is about to work another miracle. 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 13 More...

St. Monica’s Widowed Men and Women meet July 21

St. Monica’s Guild of Suffolk for Widowed Men and Women will meet Mon., July 21, 1 p.m. at the West Islip Library, 3 Higbie Ln., West Islip. For information, call 631-581-0466.   More...

Events Concerts & Around Town

BABYLON TOWN Summer Concert Series Sponsored by the Town of Babylon, free of charge Dicky Bett s & Great Sout hern Wednesday, July 11, Tanner Park, 7:30 p.m. DR. K’S MOTOWN REVUE WITH SIR DUKE  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice of formation Oak Street Villas, LLC filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) 5/30/14. More...













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