January 29, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

West Babylon High School Senior Geovanny Amaya is Coca-Cola Scholarship semifinalist

West Babylon High School Senior Geovanny Amaya has been selected as a national semifinalist in the 2014-15 Coca-Cola Scholars Program for his leadership, academic achievement and commitment to the community.  More...

West Babylon students attend All-County Music fest

The West Babylon School District is pleased to announce the selection of 38 student-musicians to the 2015 Suffolk County Music Educators Association All-County music ensembles.  More...

Winter WEEKEND EVENTS

Saturday, January 31   • Food Drive to be held from noon to 3 p.m. at the Super Stop & Shop stores located at 3126 Jericho Tpke., East Northport and 1100 Jericho Tpke., Dix Hills. For information contact mary. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•As I write this, we’re expecting a “record snowfall of more than 24 inches” and everyone is all atwitter. We had a couple of inches early Saturday a.m., followed by same rain, but much of it was gone this afternoon. More...

Hot Laps

Riverhead Raceway competitor Rob McCormick started the New Year off right by capturing second place in the Hangover 150 Enduro Race at Showtime Speedway in Florida on Jan. 1, 2015. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Get ready! The 139th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is less than three weeks away. In recent years there have been two press conferences - one in January and one in February - with previews of new breeds and what to expect in the show. More...

Events & Bulletin

Scholarship Fund Dinner & Fashion Show set for April

Babylon Community Scholarship Fund Dinner and Fashion Show committee kicked off its planning for its 50th anniversary event. More...

Babylon Day Homemakers meeting February 4

The next meeting of the Babylon Day Homemakers will be held Wed., Feb. 4, 10 a.m. The meeting is held at the pool building in front of the Town of Babylon Pools on Phelps Lane in North Babylon.   More...

Yoga Darshana Center free yoga classes Feb. 7

Yoga Darshana Center of West Babylon, a not-for-profit organization, is holding free yoga classes Sat., Feb. 7, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The center is at 180 Great East Neck Rd., West Babylon. They can be reached at 631-893-1146 or yogadarshanacenter.com. More...

Breaking News - 2/2/2015 3:20 PM

Suffolk County issues travel advisory for tonight - Free Access

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has issued a travel advisory for all County roads effective immediately until further notice due to potential of treacherous travel conditions during the rush-hour commute this evening. More...

West Islip artist John Bell turns scrap into art

West Islip native John Bell has created sculptures out of salvaged metal for the past five years. John bends, bangs and welds reclaimed steel to create artistic pieces.  John graduated from West Islip High School in 1962. More...

Lindenhurst Village employee Guy Di Raffaele retires

Lindenhurst Village employee, Guy Di Raffaele, announced his retirement Dec. 30, 2014. Mr. More...

Mayor E. Donald Conroy Scholarship applications available

Applications are now being accepted for the Mayor E. Donald Conroy Scholarship (MEDCSF). The deadline for application submission is April 1. Applications can also be picked up at the Mayor's Office in Village Hall, 153 W. More...

 

People/Social

Nathaniel Conklin Award goes to Theresa Santmann

On Sun., Jan. 11, the 2014 Nathaniel Conklin Award for longtime volunteer service to the Village of Babylon and its residents was presented to Theresa Santmann, volunteer, community activist and philanthropist.  More...

Catherine Olsen and Olivia Price recognized

Assemblyman Bob Sweeney presented the President’s Volunteer Service Award to students Catherine Olsen of Copiague and Olivia Price of Babylon, for their volunteer service over the past year.  Olsen received the silver award for 50 hours of More...

St. John the Baptist H.S. wins $25,000 award from Celebrate My Drive Grant program

St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School announced that it has won a $25,000 award from the Celebrate My Drive Grant program powered by State Farm®. This grant is the result of St. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Exercise & Health/Weight Management: Tues., Feb. 3, 12-2 p.m. Learn how to achieve your goals.  Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library,  More...

Opinion

Give in to the forces of winter and enjoy the glory of snow

EDITORIAL

By the time you are reading this newspaper, the storm will be over and we will be in the midst of cleaning up and clearing out. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Public corruption has reached a tipping point

On Wednesday afternoon, all eyes were on Gov. Cuomo’s “2015 Opportunity Agenda” – a presentation outlining his policy vision andfinancial plan for the coming year. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY CHRISTIANA TRUST, A DIVISION OF WILMINGTON SAVINGS FUND SOCIETY, FSB, AS TRUSTEE FOR STANWICH MORTGAGE LOAN TRUST, SERIES 2013-2; Plaintiff(s) vs. More...













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