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Schools/Sports

Asia Stewart of Bay Shore High School named Scholar Athlete of the Month on News 12

Bay Shore High School Senior Asia Stewart was recently featured on News 12 and the News 12.com website as their Scholar Athlete of the Month. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The Kennel Club of Philadelphia’s National Dog Show is like cranberry sauce. It’s become a new Thanksgiving Day tradition. 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 24 More...

72nd Annual Dropping of the Roses Ceremony in memory of Pearl Harbor

The Long Island Air Force Association will present a Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony hosted by Republic Airport and the American Air Power Museum, Sat., Dec. 7, 10:30 a.m. More...

Kiwanis Classic Car Show a success

The Copiague Kiwanis Club held a Classic Car Show at Tanner Park in September. The event drew classic car enthusiasts as well as those who stopped down to enjoy some of the “golden oldies.” Photo by Cliff De Bear.   More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TOWN OF BABYLON   More...

Bay Shore Rotary Club hosts annual fundraiser

In September, the Rotary Club of Bay Shore hosted its second annual Fall Kickoff Celebration fundraiser at the former estate of Hawthorne (Happy) Scully, now operated by the Seatuck Environmental Association in Islip.  More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, November 22 • North Amityville Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary holiday shopping Bingo at the North Amityville Fire Company heqdquarters, 601 North Broadway, North Amityville. Door open at 6:30 p.m. and calling starts at 7 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

First Presbyterian Church of Babylon dedicates new sanctuary and grand piano

On Sun., Nov. 10, 2013, the First Presbyterian Church of Babylon dedicated its new sanctuary grand piano. Purchases were through the aid of many gifts and bequests, as well as through fundraising concerts. More...

Babylon Library hosting book sale tonight through Saturday

The Friends of the Babylon Public Library Fall Book Sale will be taking place at the Babylon Public Library, 24 S. Carll Avenue, Babylon, on the following dates and times: Members’ Preview Night, Thurs., Nov. 21, 4 to 7 p.m. More...

Girls Varsity Soccer team in West Islip captures undefeated title

The 2013 West Islip Girls Varsity Soccer team on another League 3 undefeated title! Pictured is the varsity team and ball girls after defeating Commack 2-1 in the County semi-finals. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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

Obituaries

Diana Giaco, South Farmingdale resident and former Farmingdale Library employee, at 86

For more than 25 years, Diana Giaco worked at the Farmingdale Library. More...

Lucy Proto, BHS graduate, class of 1948, and former employee of West Babylon School District

Lucy Proto (nee Portuese), beloved wife of Crispin Proto for 62 years, passed away on Oct. 11, 2013.  More...

Opinion

Common Core deserves better

There is a tremendous distinction between an idea and its execution. Like a great recipe, an idea requires a well thought out plan of implementation and a step-bystep approach that follows a clear set of guidelines. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

A call to eliminate the Common Core curriculum from our schools

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor:  More...













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