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West Babylon man prepares for Ride to Conquer Cancer in honor of his mother

Michael Brenkert, a resident of West Babylon, is preparing to cycle 150 miles in the Ride to Conquer Cancer.  Brenkert lost his mother in 2003 to breast cancer, a year after she was diagnosed. More...

DP School superintendent talks about state evaluations; teacher rep calls Cuomo a "bully"

Superintendent of Deer Park Schools Eva Demyen addressed the recent news that New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo is calling for a state review of all Long Island school districts, as he said many of them utilize a union-provided evaluation that is More...

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Schools/Sports

SJB’s Kayla Hill leads young girls hoops squad into playoffs

You can never count out a team until the game is finally over, and St. More...

West Islip HS Kickline performs at Nets game

The West Islip High School varsity Kickline team performed during the pre-game of the Brooklyn Nets basketball game on March 4. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Gentle Yoga: Mondays, April 13, 20, 27, May 4 and 11, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Course aimed primarily at beginners and active seniors. More...

Obituaries

Cira Clarelli of Amity Harbor, former Copiague School employee who loved children

Cira Clarelli loved the snow. Even at age 86 she would spend time out in the snow, shoveling and playing.  More...

Opinion

A few small observations that have lifted our spirits…

At this writing, the New York Mets are undefeated and infirst place. Or so, we heard from an ever-optimistic, die-hard Met fan.  More...

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An explanation for the weather paradox

Dear Editor:  Re: Drawing Conclusions, March 26, 2015  More...

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Woman arrested for robbing two Babylon banks - Free Access

Leads cops of car chase

Suffolk County Police arrested a Bayport woman yesterday after she allegedly robbed a Babylon bank and then led officers on a vehicle chase in an attempt to avoid arrest. Police gave this account:  More...

Local extends gratitude for Village's support of Dirty Sock Run

Babylon resident and long-distance runner Hapi Auer took a few minutes at a recent Village Board meeting to thank the board for its continued support of the annual Dirty Sock Run. The run will be holding its 10th annual event this year on Aug. 16. More...

Lindenhurst School District hires health care compliant consultant

The Lindenhurst School District recently entered into a contract with Seneca Consulting Group, Inc., a company that will provide consulting services for the district's Affordable Care Act Employer Compliance.  More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, April 10   •Spring Book Fair at the West Islip library during regular library hours. The library is located at 3 Higbie Ln., West Islip, 631-661-7080.  More...

 

People/Social

Islip resident Carl William Siciliano obtains the designation of Eagle Scout

Recently, S.C. Leg. Thomas Barraga (R-West Islip) presented Islip resident Carl William Siciliano with a proclamation in recognition for obtaining the designation of Eagle Scout. More...

Our Lady of Consolation honors veterans

Veterans at Our Lady of Consolation Nursing & Rehabilitative Care Center were joined by members of the West Islip American Legion for a breakfast in their honor. More...

Veterans honor veterans during memorial ceremony

Shown are members of AMVETS Post 18, Islip, at a special day of remembrance ceremony, to honor those who defend American freedom. More...

Events & Bulletin

Conklin House One-Woman Art Show April 17

The Nathaniel Conklin House, located at 280 Deer Park Avenue in the Village of Babylon, is proud to host a one-woman art show featuring the works of local artist Kathryn Herzy.  Please join us to view Kathryn’s collection on Fri., April 17 More...

Babylon Scholarship Dinner/Fashion Show April 28

The 50th annual Golden Jubilee of the Babylon Community Scholarship Dinner and Fashion Show will be held Tues., April 28, 7 p.m. at Chateau La Mer, 845 South Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst. More...

Putnam County Spelling Bee, musical comedy begins April 9

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, a one-act, Tony and Drama Desk award-winning musical comedy, will be performed by the Backstage Theatre Company at Farmingdale State College beginning Thurs., April 9.   More...

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PUBLIC NOTICE COPIAGUE MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY SUFFOLK COUNTY, NEW YORK  SPECIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT MEETING APRIL 14, 2015 FOR THE COPIAGUE MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY   More...













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