February 7, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Village street named after local soldier killed in Iraq in 2003

“When my son was killed, you told me that you would never forget him and you have kept that promise.” *ose words were uttered to S.C. Leg. More...

Police looking for man who broke into Deer Park business in Dec.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Policethird Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help in identifying and locating the person/people responsible for robbing a Deer Park business and burglarizing a North Bay Shore home in De More...

Having meals together strengthens family ties

(NAPS)—Hectic schedules and increasing demands continue to impact today’s American families, but perhaps one of the strongest barometers of families is family mealtime. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Courtney Triola, of Lindenhurst, has been named ot the fall 2012 dean’s list at Champlain College’s at Champlain College, Burlington, Vermont. She is the daughter of James and Lisa Triola of Lindenhurst.  More...

D’Amaro and Schaffer recognize Deer Park HS Honor Society Inductees

Praising them for their academic achievements and commitment to the local community, S.C. More...

Scholars in the News

•Bay Shore resident Matthew Szekalski was named to the dean’s list at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut for the fall 2012 semester.   More...

Library

At your library

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Free Blood Pressure Screening: Every Thursday, 1-3 p.m. No appt. needed.  More...

Events & Bulletin

Horsley honors four Babylon scouts

Deputy Presiding Offcer Wayne R. More...

Our Lady of Consolation honors Sarah Schafer for Living the Mission

On Oct.  More...

Good Samaritan appoints chief of pediatric surgery

Vinci S. Jones, MD, FACS, has joined Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center as pediatric surgeon and chief of the pediatric surgery division. Jones has more than 12 years of experience as a pediatric surgeon. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

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PUBLIC NOTICE VILLAGE OF BABYLON NOTICE OF TAX SALE WHEREAS, arrears of the taxes levied for the year 2012 by the Village of Babylon, charged and imposed pursuant to law, remain due and unpaid on the several tracts, lots, pieces, or  More...

Public Notices -

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NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY CitiMortgage, INC.; Plaintiff(s) vs. More...

Public Notices -

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WEST BABYLON PUBLICLIBRARY 211 Route 109 West Babylon, NY 11704 • (631) 669- 5445 • Fax: (631) 669-6539 • www.wbpl.us Anne Marie Dolan, Director LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING OF WEST BAB More...

Breaking News - 2/10/2013 4:23 PM

HOW'RE YOU DOIN? - Free Access

Click on "more" to view local reports and photos from readers

Looks like Kermit is barely holding on following the Blizzard of 2013. How are you doing? Send us your photos and stories and we will share them  here. More...

Lindenhurst Robotics Club honored

*e Lindenhurst Robotics team, also known as the Psicotics, was presented with a citation from New York State Assemblyman Robert K. Sweeney for their outstanding achievement and dedication. More...

Petitions for elections in Babylon Village due next week; elections March 19

Petitions for running in the Village elections are due Tues., Feb. 13. To date, the only official announcement for candidates has been from the Better Babylon Party.  More...

Bay Shore Summit meets; discusses Sandy and restoration of Fire Island

Islip Town Supervisor Tom Croci and members of the Islip Town Board were recently joined by leaders of the Bay Shore community for a meeting of the Bay Shore Summit Council. More...

The future of Medicare depends on an educated public and change

Whenever the term means testing comes up in a discussion on Medicare benefits, the parties involved typically become more opinionated.  Means testing is the idea that an individual’s financial status should be examined to determine his or More...

New Yorkers are having healthier babies

State Health Commissioner Nirav R. Shah, M.D., M.P.H., announced last month that the rate of premature birth in New York is dropping. In 2009, 12.2 percent of New York’s babies were born prematurely. More...

 

People/Social

Good Sam appoints Jeanne Dzurenko as chief nursing officer

Jeanne K. Dzurenko, BSN, MPH, RN, was recently appointed senior vice president of nursing and chief nursing officer for Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center. Dzurenko has more than 25 years experience in nursing and healthcare operations. More...

Bay Shore senior Karly White signs Letter of Intent

Bay Shore High School senior Karly White recently signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Iona College next fall, having been awarded a full scholarship by Iona as a junior.  More...

Donald Conroy Scholarship awards June 5

The 10th annual Mayor E. Donald Conroy Scholarship (MEDCSF) awards night will be held Wed., June 5, 7 to 10 p.m. at the Venetian Yacht Club, 494 Fire Island Ave., Babylon Village. Tickets are $40 per person.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

IT’S NOT OVER!  More...

Pets pets pets

Change of life. Not menopause. No hot flashes. More a casual meeting or fluke encounter that dramatically alters the fate of a homeless animal. Everything that happens to each one of us, pets too, is part of an ongoing cause and effect chain. More...

Obituaries

Joe Buckley, owner of Molly Malones in Bay Shore

For many years Joe Buckley welcomed his customers to his restaurants and many became friends.  “He was more to people than just a business owner,” said his daughter Kelly O’Boyle. More...

Opinion

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EDITORIAL

Advertising unhealthy habits is unconscionable

A television commercial promoting the benefits of a five-hour energy boost drink is about as reckless a message that can be sent, particularly to young people. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Selling teens on the idea that drinking alcohol is okay  Dear Editor:  More...













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