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Green Party seeks write-in primary bid in New York’s 3rd Senate District race

Democratic Party insiders have petitioned to open a write-in primary for the Green Party line in the New York Third State Senate race. More...

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Schools/Sports

“Shero” among us at North Babylon High School

North Babylon High School sophomore Atheena Rumph Mims and her “shero” choral director Christina Henderson were recognized at the April 29 general meeting of the Suffolk County Legislature, thanks to Atheena’s countywide winning ess More...

Deer Park JFK Elementary School teaches character education

The first-grade teachers at the John F. Kennedy Elementary School in West Babylon have been teaching their students about respect and acceptance of differences.  More...

Harding Ave. Elementary entertained by Hip Pickles

Students at Harding Avenue Elementary School in the Lindenhurst Union Free School District enjoyed a special concert from the Hip Pickles Drum Band, featuring Chet Doboe and John Doboe. 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...

Events & Bulletin

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, August 10 More...

Events Concerts & Around Town

BABYLON TOWN Summer Concert Series Sponsored by the Town of Babylon, free of charge DARK STAR ORCHESTRA Grateful Dead Tribute Band Wed., Aug. 6, 7:30 p.m. Tanner Park  More...

W.B. Main Street Organization holds annual Go Green event

Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer, Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez and Councilman Tom Donnelly recently joined with dozens of youth volunteers and community members for the West Babylon Main Street Organization’s second annual Go Green even More...

Opinion

For some this summer the livin’ isn’t so easy

If you are fortunate enough to be enjoying this beautiful summer, perhaps it is time to take a few minutes to think of those who may be less fortunate and to take action to help.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Raid on America’s borders is the result of a lawless immigration policy

The absurd promotion of illegal immigration policies by our nation’s leaders, the media and academic elite are finally coming home to roost.The images are disturbing and startling.Thousands upon thousands of unaccompanied children are being sen More...

Babylon Town hosts annual Soldier Ride

“I am here to support these people; it’s as simple as that.”  That’s how Mike Vulpis described why, dressed in a red, white and blue shirt, he was at Babylon Town Hall to cheer on the Wounded Warriors and those who were t More...

Arrests in WB shootings

Suffolk County Police arrested two people for a shooting that injured a man in West Babylon the morning of Aug. 4.  More...

WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, August 8   •Dix Hills Performing Center Tribute to the Moody Blues at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale for $25 to $35. The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center is located at Five Town College, 305 North Service Rd., Dix Hills. More...

 

People/Social

Big Brothers Big Sisters names Eloise Pisano director of marketing

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island (BBBSLI) has named Eloise Pisano, of North Babylon, as the director of marketing and public relations. More...

Lindenhurst resident earns Eagle Scout rank

Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer and Councilwoman Jacqueline Gordon recently honored Matthew Ninomiya of Lindenhurst for earning the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest honor in the Boy Scouts organization. More...

Israeli soldiersfind the care they need here on Long Island

A small company on Long Island is helping to provide Wounded Warriors from around the world with a second chance at a full life. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

The centerpiece of the Riverhead Raceway program on July 26, 2014 was the Evans/Baldwin/ Jarzombek 77-lap Memorial Modified Race.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Transformation is the second part of the equation in severe cases of dog abuse or neglect. Removing a dog from harm’s way is only the beginning of the rescue. Here are two remarkable transformations. More...

Obituaries

Joyce Wright Notter, former West Islip resident and school teacher

Joyce Wright Notter, a former 30-year resident of West Islip, died of lung cancer in Turners Falls, Massachusetts May 17, 2014. She taught first grade at Higbie Lane and Paul J. More...

Services being held August 23 for Walter Skuggevig of Babylon

Walter Skuggevig, a resident oof Babylon and renowned researcher , died July 4, 2014.  Mr. Skuggevig was born in Brooklyn on Aug. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

INDEX NO.: 060315/2014 File Date: 7/9/2014 SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS MORTGAGED PREMISES: 19 WINCHESTER DR., LINDENHURST, NY 11757 DSBL #: 100-128-3-18 Plaintiff designates Suffolk County as the place of trial;& More...













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