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Babylon H.S. seventh graders informative summer orientation

Babylon Junior-Senior High School seventh graders took the first step in the next phase of their educational journey during an informative summer orientation held on Aug. 31. More...

Daniel Street Elementary School enjoys a tasty lesson involving apples

Students of Erica Bohrer’s first-grade class at the Daniel Street Elementary School in Lindenhurst Union Free School District enjoyed a tasty lesson involving apples. More...

Job Shadow Day at Deer Park H.S. provides opportunity to sample professions

For Deer Park High School students looking for real feedback on possible careers, Job Shadow Day continues to provide an unparalleled opportunity to sample dozens of professions. 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 a friend, card or board game. 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 2 More...

Lindenhurst receiver of taxes to file non-profit tax exemption applications by October 3

Shawn Cullinane, clerk-treasurer and receiver of taxes for the Village of Lindenhurst, would like to remind all eligible persons that they must file their veterans, senior citizens, volunteer fire fighters, clergy or non-profit tax exemption applicat More...

External Diploma Program for adults 21 and over

The External Diploma Program (EDP) offers adults 21 and over, the opportunity to receive credit for their life experiences, and earn a high school equivalency diploma without the challenge of taking lengthy timed examinations. More...

Opinion

A miracle hits our table thanks to our wonderful Long Island farmers

EDITORIAL

We take too many things in life for granted. That leads us, more than not, to interpret the miracles that pass us by as commonplace. It is only because of their abundance— not their scarcity—that we don’t see them as miracles. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Comments on editorial: Lessons we learned “that day”

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Dear Editor: Thank you for the editorial—the voice of reason, and character. In this divisive political atmosphere it has disheartened me sooooo much and made me ill. I can’t believe the lack of positive goals and statesmanship. More...

Town adopts measure to have authority over drawing district lines

Move comes as GOP works to get referendum on ballot for Councilmatic Districts

Babylon Town officials voted last week to retain authority over drawing district lines in the event a referendum being proposed by the Babylon Town Republic Party meets legal muster, and is on the ballot in November. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, September 30 •Babylon Village Farmer’s Market: Every Sunday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the commuter parking lot, off N. Carll Ave., on the north side, directly in front of the LIRR Babylon Train Station - rain or shine. More...

 

People/Social

North Babylon H.S. graduate Monica Cruz serving in U.S. Navy

As the nation observed the 15th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, a 2010 North Babylon High School graduate and West Babylon native is serving in the U.S. More...

American Legion Post 94 honors law enforcement

American Legion Post 94 of Babylon Village sponsored Police Appreciation Day Aug. 21. More...

Stanton installed as president of Babylon Lions Club

Jack Stanton of West Islip was sworn in as president of the Babylon Lions Club. He has been a Lion for approximately 10 years and said that his focus will be on increasing membership for the group. Stanton is a retired stockbroker. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•I just finished watching the first debate between Clinton and Trump. Frankly, nothing said changed my mind on either candidate. I was annoyed, however, by the way one of the candidates continually ran over the time allotted. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

My dogs are back from the Afghan Hound National Specialty in Rhode Island. Sounds easy, but this is such an accomplishment for my unseasoned travelers. Edgar Afghan Poe participated in the Parade of Rescues. More...

Obituaries

Dotty Coleman, teacher, advocate for children and tireless volunteer

Dotty Coleman would often wake up at 5:30 a.m. and head out to the home of a working mother in her community. She’d go there to make sure that the children got up on time to catch the bus to school. And her work did not stop there. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT SUFFOLK COUNTY U.S. More...













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