September 18, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Captree Star 3 charter hosts fishing trip for Wounded Warriors and families

On Aug. 27, the Captree Star 3 charter fishing boat based at Captree State Park hosted a fishing trip for Wounded Warriors and their families. More than 100 Wounded Warriors and their families were on board. More...

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Schools/Sports

Babylon H.S. Class of 1974 celebrates reunion

The Babylon High School Class of 1974 recently celebrated its 40th class reunion at the home of Theresa Santmann who hosted the event for the class of 1974. Her son, Dr. John B. More...

NB resident and pro basketball player Bria Hartley honored with key to the town

Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer, Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez and Councilwoman Jackie Gordon recently honored North Babylon resident and professional basketball player Bria Hartley by presenting her with the key to the town - only the fifth 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.  Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library,  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, September 21   More...

American Heart Association Heart Walk Sept. 21

More than 4,000 Long Islanders are expected to join the American Heart Association’s Long Island Heart Walk on Sun., Sept. 21 to raise funds to fight heart disease and stroke, America’s numberone and number-four killers. More...

Babylon Village Conservancy fall meeting Sept. 28

The first fall meeting of the Babylon Village Conservancy will take place Sun., Sept. 28, 3-4:30 p.m. at the Babylon Village Public Library, 24 South Carll Ave., in the community room  More...

Obituaries

Sister Cora Marie Sprolle, teacher at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Lindenhurst

Sister Cora Marie Sprolle, O. P., taught in Catholic elementary schools in Amityville, Massapequa and Lindenhurst.  Sister Cora Marie Sprolle of the Sisters of St. Dominic in Amityville died Sept. 9, 2014. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY, AS TRUSTEE FOR MORGAN STANLEY ABS CAPITAL I INC. TRUST 2006- WMC2, Plaintiff, against ARECIL DOUCE, et al., Defendant(s). Pur More...

Babylon Beautification hosts 42nd annual Country Fair

Tents and booths filled with craft items and food lined both sides of Main Street along Argyle Lake and the Babylon Village gazebo.  Lively animals were fed by children at the petting zoo, while other youngsters played games and took some time a More...

Program helps raise student awareness of the dangers of distracted driving

Stony Brook University hosted a Teen Distracted Driving Awareness Program at Wyandanch High School, Mon., Aug. 4. Also participating was State Farm agent Mandell Smith who addressed the students, along with public officials, including NYS Sen. More...

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, September 19   •Chinese auction will be held at the Babylon Masonic Temple, 250 West Main St., Babylon. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the drawing begins at 7:30 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

FedEx Freight awards scholarships to children of team members

FedEx Freight, a leading provider of less-than-truckload (LTL) freight services across all lengths of haul and a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), recently awarded 20 four-year scholarships to college-bound children of company team members. More...

Treasurer Carpenter thanks local organizations and businesses

S.C. Treasurer Angie Carpenter honored businesses and community organizations that helped with the rebuilding of the playground at the West Islip Marina which was destroyed by Superstorm Sandy.  More...

Good Samaritan Hospital’s pediatric experts educate the community

On Sat., Aug. 16, Good Samaritan Hospital showcased its pediatric services with a Children’s Health Fair at Westfield South Shore Mall in Bay Shore. Families enjoyed a day of fun, games, giveaways and activities.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•Babylon lost one of its bestloved citizens last week when Mina Kearns died. We should not discuss Mina’s death, but rather her life. Mina was one of the kindest and most generous people I have ever known. More...

Hot Laps

Brian Savoy was named the National Demolition Derby Champion for the second year in a row at Riverhead Raceway on Sept. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

The Buddy Program at Hempstead Town Shelter is a “quadruple win” (which is twice as good as a win/win) because it benefits the dogs, adopters, staff and volunteers.  More...

Opinion

Schaffer made the difficult but right decision

Babylon Town Supervisor Richard Schaffer, who is also the Suffolk County Democratic leader, made a difficult decision to bring into the public purview issues involving Democratic Town Leader Bob Stricoff and questions about his handling of the Democr More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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A two-minute warning for young football players and their parents

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

The other day I was walking by one of the school fields where I watched a large group of young sevenor eight-year-old boys playing full contact football. More...













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