November 20, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Lindenurst Village considers new noise and violation codes

Lindenhurst Village is considering enacting a noise code following a public hearing earlier this month. More...

Lindenhurst schools mull potential sale of Bower Elementary School

The Lindenhurst School District recently held a workshop on the potential rental or sale of the Edward W. More...

Babylon Village Youth Project recognizes Mark Plavin

The Babylon Village Youth Project hosted a cocktail party recently at the Babylon Hibernian Hall, Babylon Village. Mark Plavin was honored for his work and dedication to the children of the community. More...

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Schools/Sports

Babylon H.S. student council hosts Safe Halloween

Babylon High School’s student council hosted its second annual Safe Halloween for the community just before this year’s holiday. More...

West Babylon School hosts Can Can food day

Santapogue Elementary School students in the West Babylon School District displayed their generosity during the school’s first Can Can food day. More...

• WEST BABYLON HOMECOMING •

The soggy, cold weather that cancelled the annual homecoming parade was not able to dampen Eagle spirits during the school district’s annual homecoming Nov. 1. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •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, November 23 More...

Santmann to speak

The Babylon Library is hosting an impromptu event Mon., Nov. 24. Babylon resident Theresa Santmann, author of Life in Babylon, will talk about her book. The event begins at 7 pm. The community is welcome. Event is free. More...

Babylon Village Heritage community meeting Nov. 30

The Babylon Village Heritage Conservancy (BVHC) will hold its next community meeting at the Babylon Public Library, 24 South Carll Ave., Sun., Nov. 30, 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the community room. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLICHEARINGTOWN OF BABYLONPLEASE TAKE NOTICE,that the Town Board of theTown of Babylon will holda Public Hearing at BabylonTown Hall, 200 East SunriseHighway, Lindenhurst, NewYork, on the 2nd day of December, 2014 at 3:30 p.m.,prevailing More...

Breaking News - 4:16 PM

Car strikes pole; driver seriously injured - Free Access

The North Lindenhurst Fire Department responded to an accident at eastbound lane of Sunrise Highway at North Wellwood Avenue on Saturday. More...

Babylon Lions Club and community give back at Beer & Wine Expo

After Hurricane Sandy had destroyed their familyrun restaurant, Danny O’Donnell and his wife Jodi and their four children reopened Tres Palms of East Court, Babylon, thanks to “the overwhelming support” the community gave to those w More...

Babylon Village offices will be closed no garbage pickup Nov. 27

Village of Babylon offices will be closed and there will be no rubbish or garbage pickup Thurs., Nov. 27 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Residents cannot put rubbish or recycling out to the curb on holidays. More...

F'dale schools give report card presentation

Farmingdale School Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction Dr. Joan Ripley gave a presentation on the school district's report card/assessment results at a recent meeting. More...

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, November 21 • Veteran’s Information Table from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. West Babylon library, 211 Rte. 109, 631-669-5445. •Friends of the library Holiday Book Fair at the West Islip library, 3 Higbie Lane, 631-661-7080. More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Village Sidewalk Sale

The Babylon Village Chamber of Commerce held its More...

Good Sam Hospital saves newborn’s life

Due to high blood pressure Lindenhurst resident Jacqueline Stevenson was experiencing a high-risk pregnancy and was under the care of Dina El Kady, MD, director of the Center for Maternal Fetal Medicine at Good Samaritan Hospital. More...

Our Lady of Consolation raises funds to support the Breast Cancer Coalition

Residents of West Islip’s Our Lady of Consolation Nursing and Rehabilitative Care Center raised $460 for the West Islip Breast Cancer Coalition during October as part of Breast Cancer Awareness month. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

The weather at this time of year brings back memories of getting ready for the cold when I was a child. Kids then wore snowsuits, which usually consisted of very thick and warm material. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

How do you say good-bye to the most wonderful dog you’ve ever known? In September my 11-year-old athletic Afghan Hound “Halle” was diagnosed suddenly with an aggressive cancer called cardiac hemangiosarcoma. More...

Opinion

Thoughts on why newspapers still count

•A drop of ink makes people think! •Newspapers are “lean in” media that readers give their undivided attention to. •Newspapers are, by far, the medium in which advertising is wanted and welcomed. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

We should give workers a break on Thanksgiving

Years ago, just about everything other than gas stations and bakeries was closed onThanksgiving.This allowed for this purely American holiday to be one of the few days when Americans celebrated together with some type of family gathering. More...

Poll

Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?












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