November 19, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Pathmark of West Babylon closing its doors; employees and customers feeling the loss

The woman behind the counter at Pathmark in West Babylon could barely hold back tears. More...

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Schools/Sports

Babylon senior William Ye named Commended Student in National Merit Scholarship Program

Babylon Junior-Senior High School senior William Ye has been named a Commended Student in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program.  More...

Rhiannon McGloin and Jake Colonna, of N.B.H.S. earn Physical Education Award

Rhiannon McGloin and Jake Colonna, students at North Babylon High School, earned the prestigious Suffolk Zone Physical Education Award for 2015.  More...

Sports

Around the south shore (Week of 10/17): More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

As I write this, a police helicopter is circling overhead, looking for someone. This has happened many times in the last couple of years, sometimes during the day and more often in late evening. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Just got back from compiling the Best of Breed information at the National Dog Show in Philadelphia for the dog show broadcast you can watch on NBC Thanksgiving Day, right after the Macy’s parade. More...

Obituaries

Edmund F. Kohlberg, longtime Babylon resident, Babylon H.S. graduate, Sector Leader for EYP

Edmund F. Kohlberg, a longtime resident of Babylon, died in Chicoteague, Virginia Oct. 17, 2015. He was 58 years old.  More...

Opinion

History has taught us a lesson on terrorism; we should learn it

EDITORIAL

Our patience and tolerance of those who would kill and maim innocent people in the name of God has been worn thin, and while we appreciate the caution of our politicians at every level and across the globe, we believe it is time for a concerted effor More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

It’s time to give families—and workers—the day off on thanksgiving

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Years ago, just about everything other than gas stations and bakeries were closed on Thanksgiving. More...

Breaking News - 11/24/2015 11:26 AM

Copiague voters approve one school capital improvement proposition; defeat second - Free Access

Copiague School District residents split their vote on Mon., Nov. 23, approving Proposition One for capital improvements, 531 to 516, and defeating Proposition Two, 502 to 471.  More...

Breaking News - 11/18/2015 3:20 PM

King asks Obama to halt influx of Syrian refugees to America - Free Access

Some could be sent to Amityville's refugee center; read DOS relocation charts

Congressman Peter T. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, November 20   •Senior Advocate 9-11 a.m. A Senior Advocate from the S.C. More...

 

People/Social

Resident and historian honored on his 85th

A festive roomful of family and friends gathered for the 85th birthday party of longtime Babylon Village resident and historian Darrel Blaine Ford. More...

Babylon School teacher Patricia Stork recognized

Babylon Memorial Grade School art teacher Patricia Stork was selected as one of 51 participants in the 2015 National Gallery of Art Teacher Institute on Art of the Renaissance in Washington, D.C.  More...

Robert W. Watts, Sr. receives American flag flown over U.S. Capitol in observance of his dedication

S.C. Leg. Tom Barraga (R-C-I) West Islip, congratulated Robert W. Watts, Sr. of West Islip, on receiving an American flag recently flown over the United States Capitol. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Adult Games: Mon., Nov. 23 & 30, 1-4 p.m. p.m. Bring your own cards or board games. Games will take place in the small meeting room.  More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, November 22   More...

American Idol Finalist Sam Woolf and the Como Brothers Nov. 20

American Idol Finalist Sam Woolf and the Como Brothers will be performing at a West Islip High School Fundraiser Nov. 20. More...

West Islip Symphony Orchestra performs a salute to Bach, Beethovan and Brahms, Nov. 21

The West Islip Symphony Orchestra will hold a performance entitled The Three Bs plus 2, a salute to Bach, Beethovan and Brahms, plus Bartok and Bernstein. The autumn concert will be held Sat., Nov. 21, 8 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY ( LLC) The name of the LLC is Macleod Partners, LLC. The Articles of Organization of the LLC were filed with the NY Secretary of State on September 21, 2015. More...













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