November 6, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

LIRR investing $14M in escalators on Babylon line

First installation at Amityville, Lindenhurst and Baldwin

MTA Long Island Rail Road President Patrick Nowakowski announced that the LIRR is investing $14 million toward the installation of new, safer, wider and more durable escalators at six stations on the Babylon Branch, the latest in a series of service More...

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Saturday, November 8   • Fire Island Light House light keepers behind the scenes tour at 9 a.m. Parking is in Field #5 of Robert Moses State Park. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Deer Park Students recognized for service as Summer School Helpers

Deer Park School District’s Frank Caliguiri, assistant superintendent of pupil personnel services, introduced the district’s Summer School Helpers at a recent school board meeting. More...

Lindenhurst Middle School students recognized at Breakfast for Champions

Lindenhurst Middle School students were honored at the Breakfast for Champions celebration coordinated by middle school educator Courtney Whalley on Oct. 21.  More...

Babylon Elementary students, staff and families participate in International Walk to School Day

Recognizing the importance of leading a healthy lifestyle and conserving the environment, Babylon Elementary School students, staff and families participated in International Walk to School Day in early October.  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.  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 9 More...

Donate non-perishable items to Copiague VFW by Nov. 29

On Sat., Nov. 29 the Copiague VFW at 270 Trouville Road, Copiague will be shipping non-perishable items and sundries to service men and women overseas. More...

Take part in Live.Love.Bark’s Thanksgiving Pet Food Drive to feed sheltered animals

Live.Love.Bark Dog Rescue, the non-profit volunteer group that works directly with Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center, will be holding a Thanksgiving Pet Food Drive in efforts to collect food for the shelter animals just in time for the holi More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice of Formation, Hassel Enterprises, LLC. Articles of Organization Filed with Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on 07/30/2014 Office location: Suffolk SSNY designated for service of process SSNY sh More...

Babylon Village enters into four-year contract with CSEA

The Village of Babylon and its CSEA employees have reached an agreement on a four-year contract that runs from June 2014 through May 31, 2018.  The agreement calls for a salary increase for fulltime employees of $1,000 a year and a one-time sign More...

Community forum on Babylon school superintendent search

The Babylon School District will host a community forum on Wed., Nov. 12 to elicit input from residents and help the Board of Education develop a “profile” for the district’s next superintendent of schools.  More...

Town of Babylon welcomes Casa Del Campo restaurant

Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined with Town Clerk Carol Quirk and New York State Senator Phil Boyle to welcome the Casa Del Campo restaurant to the Town of Babylon business community. More...

 

People/Social

Victoria Elizabeth Allen to wed Michael Pettinari

Mr. John Allen and Ms. More...

West Islip Breast Cancer Coalition presents Pink Flags of October

Each year at this time the West Islip Breast Cancer Coalition presents a program named Pink Flags of October, where hundreds of flags are displayed on the front lawn of Good Samaritan Hospital to commemorate October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. More...

At Superintendent’s Conference Day in Deer Park, communication comes first

“It’s nice to see everybody come back with such energy, ready to start the year,” said Deer Park Superintendent Eva J. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

I spent the weekend on the road driving to Saratoga, making what seemed like a very long trip, given the rain and wind. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Helping homeless pets is a wonderful way for Scouts to do community service. More...

Opinion

A debt Americans can never repay

This week’s edition honors the men and women who served our country—our veterans. More...

VETERANS STILL SERVING

American Legion Post #94, Babylon, recently gave a $500 check to an American Legion Post in Nassau County to help offset a loss of more than $6,000 the Post suffered when someone broke into their bui More...













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