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Schools/Sports

William Rall Elementary raises money for Juvenile Diabetes

The faculty, staff and students of William Rall Elementary School in the Lindenhurst Union Free School District collectively raised close to $340 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.  More...

Officer Jeanne Osias visits Robert Moses Middle School to discuss internet safety

Suffolk County Police Department Officer Jeanne Osias visited Robert Moses Middle School in the North Babylon School District to discuss internet safety, cyberbullying prevention, and the importance of respect. More...

West Islip students participate in DECA Competition

A total of 35 students from the West Islip High School marketing club participated in DECA’s Suffolk County Regional Competition on Jan. 4, accompanied by chapter adviser Diana Saadat and chaperone Shawn Wallace. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Adult Games in the Afternoon: Mondays, 1-4 p.m., in the Community Room. Bring your own card or board game. More...

Events & Bulletin

Vegetarian Way of Life Day of Rejuvenation and Meditation April 1

A meditation retreat will be held Sat., April 1, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. offering a Vegetarian Way of Life; a Day of Rejuvenation & Inspiration.  More...

Model Train Club spring open house April 8 and 9

TMB Model Train Club, 120 Schmitt Blvd., Farmingdale, will hold its spring open house, Sat., April 8 and Sun., April 9, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

NYS ice cream truck permits being accepted

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Long Island Region, is accepting applications for ice cream truck permits at Belmont Lake, Heckscher, Hempstead Lake and Valley Stream State Parks throughout the 2017 calendar year More...

Obituaries

Louise E. Trautwein, West Bay Shore resident, former West Babylon elementary teacher

by Carolyn James  Louise E. Trautwein, a resident of West Bay Shore for many years, and a former elementary school teacher in the West Babylon School District, died March 1, 2017 in Danbury, Connecticut. She was 83 years old.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY CARMIKE HOLDING I LLC; Plaintiff(s) vs. DAVID R. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Saturday, March 25   •Skype & Chatting Online: Sat., March 25, 10 a.m. Learn how to set up and use Skype and instant messaging programs such as Google chat and Yahoo messenger. Get the webcam running for video chat. More...

 

People/Social

Gregory installs Wyandanch Fire Company officers

S.C. Leg. Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory was on hand this weekend at the Wyandanch Volunteer Fire Company’s 92nd annual Installation of Officers and Awards Ceremony. More...

Robert Cozzetto named director of facilities in Lindenhurst Schools

Robert F. Cozzetto was named director of facilities for the Lindenhurst Union Free School District during the Board of Education business meeting held on March 1. More...

Xiang Xi Lin from South Bay Elementary participates in All-County orchestra

Fifth-grader Xiang Xi Lin from South Bay Elementary School in the West Babylon School District was selected to participate in the Suffolk County Music Educators’ All-County orchestra. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

On Thurs., March 28, Suffolk County Legislature is scheduled to vote in Hauppauge on IR1050, an amendment which will add “teeth” to the existing County animal abuse law. More...

Babylon News & Muse

•IT’S SPRING!!! I not only have crocus in my lawn but also a tiny daffodil and dandelions! Never did I think I would be happy to see dandelions! More...

Good Ole daze

Another “golden oldie” of Babylon Village, which was also a contender in the “Oldest House in Babylon” contest (directed by historian Tom Hanaway in 1974), is the home located at 25 Willow Street, owned by the elegant dress bo More...

Opinion

Reader objects to cartoon; offers another “conclusion”

Dear Editor:  I am writing to express my concern about the editorial cartoon printed in the March 8 & 9 editions of your newspapers.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Bloated budgets put America’s troops at risk

GUEST COMMENTARY:

How much does the Department of Defense waste on overhead and outside contractors? Pentagon officials recently paid an outside consultingfirm tofind out. More...













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