October 16, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Lindy Village takes action on nuisance house

After residents complained about conditions of a home at the corner of East Gates and South Clinton avenues, the Village of Lindenhurst Board of Trustees passed a resolution authorizing a boarding up of the home. More...

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, October 17 •X-Men Days of Future Past at the Copiague library, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111. •West Islip Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary Chinese auction at 6:30 p.m. The auction will be held at 309 Union Blvd., West Islip. More...

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Schools/Sports

Babylon's Punzone wins 100th game

Babylon Head Football Coach Rick Punzone has become the winningest coach in Panthers history. More...

West Islip Soccer Club hosts annual “Roar at the Shore” Tournament

The West Islip Soccer Club held its annual Roar at the Shore Summer Soccer Tournament recently. New York State Assemblyman Joseph Saldino showed his support for the West Islip Extreme Team with coach Robin LaMorte. More...

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Babylon News & Muse

• C ongratulations to Maria and Lance Reinheimer, who were married May 10 at the United Methodist Church in Babylon. The former Maria Mastrocola and Lance met 10 years ago while volunteering at the soup kitchen of the First Presbyterian Church. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Khaleesi’s Second Chance” refers to the rescue by several remarkable people of an extremely neglected Afghan Hound in Okinawa. Their efforts have garnered a worldwide team of online supporters. More...

Hot Laps

Regular readers of this column already know who the division champions are for 2014 at Riverhead Raceway. The 2014 Perricone’s Pits Awards are the result of my personal observations and are meant solely for entertainment purposes. More...

Opinion

October is Firefighter Recognition Month – do it!

If you have ever had to make a call to the fire department for an emergency or a rescue, you know the feeling of fear and desperation during those few moments before help arrives. More...

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Venditto has to do more, not less, despite Dave Denenberg's retreat

N.C. Leg. Dave Denenberg’s decision to effectively stop campaigning for the 8th Senatorial seat is not what some might believe it to be: An easy victory for his Republican opponent Michael Venditto. More...

Gregory and Spencer author bill to stop sale of powdered caffeine to minors

Legislature passes measure unanimously

Anyone under the age of 18 is prohibited from buying powdered caffeine in Suffolk County after the legislature passed a law co-sponsored by the S.C. Legislature’s Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory and 18th District County Leg. More...

 

People/Social

Deer Park’s Catherine Pfundstein earns Girl Scout Gold Award

Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined with Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez, Councilwoman Jacqueline Gordon and Councilman Tom Donnelly to congratulate Catherine Pfundstein of Deer Park for earning the Girl Scout Gold Award. More...

Annmarie LaRosa appointed to Youth Board

S.C. Leg. Tom Barraga (R-West Islip) recently appointed Annmarie LaRosa to the Suffolk County Youth Board Coordinating Council representing the 11th Legislative District. More...

Ret. Lt. Colonel Ed Kelly visits Leg. Tom Barraga

Lt. Colonel Ed Kelly USMC Ret. recently visited S.C. Leg. Tom Barraga. Kelly was a Marine officer assigned to Marine Air Group 16 – Helicopter Transport, the only Helicopter Marine Group in Korea during that war. 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. •Mystery & Mayhem Book Discussion: Wed., Oct. 22, 7-8 p.m. Registration underway. 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, October 19 More...

St. Paul’s Church Blessing of the Animals Oct. 18

St. Paul’s Reformed Church will hold its second annual Blessing of the Animals, Sun., Oct. 18, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 158 Phelps Ln., North Babylon. More...

BACCA’s Harvest Moon Gala celebrates 40 years

The Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) will hold its seventh annual Harvest Moon Gala, celebrating its 40th year, Thurs., Oct. 23, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Chateau La Mer, 845 South Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst. More...

Obituaries

Richard Freeman, Babylon Village resident, estate and trust attorney, at 71

Richard Freeman, a longtime Babylon Village resident and an attorney, died of cancer Aug. 31, 2014 at the age of 71. Mr. Freeman was born in the Bronx. When he was an adolescent, his family moved to Babylon Village where he attended St. More...

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