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Schools/Sports

North Babylon HS students visit Suffolk County Legislature

Nine North Babylon High School seniors were introduced to the inner workings of the Suffolk County Legislature during the first annual Suffolk County Student Legislative Day. More...

Lindenhurst students awarded for exceptional service

Lindenhurst Union Free School District recognized 150 students with the prestigious Presidential Service Award, given to those who complete a minimum of 50 hours of community service. More...

Photojournalist Mike Harrold visits Babylon Elementary School

Photojournalist Mike Harrold visited Babylon Elementary School on Jan. 13 and shared a multimedia presentation that showcased his journeys to the faraway lands. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Adult Games in the Afternoon: Mondays, 1-4 p.m. in the Community Room. 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, March 6 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, March 7 More...

Chinese auction at William Rall Elementary School March 4

A Chinese auction will be held Fri., March 4, 6 p.m. by the William Rall Elementary School PTA at the school, 761 N. Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst. Admission is $5 and includes one sheet of tickets, cake and coffee. Additional tickets will be on sale. More...

Volunteers needed at Retired Senior Volunteer Program

United Healthcare, in collaboration with Stanford University, asked a random sampling of adults if they volunteered. A huge percentage (49 percent) said no. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice of formation of C. L. Y. BROTHERS, LLC. Arts of Org filed with Secy of State of NY (SSNY) on 1/15/16. Office location: Suffolk County. More...

Babylon Village passes tax cap measure and three other local laws

The Babylon Village Board approved four measures on Feb. 23, including one to permit the Babylon Village Board to pierce the New York State tax cap, if necessary. The vote came after residents made comments on the proposals. More...

Elections in Lindenhurst Village set for March 15th

Two challenge incumbents

Two independent candidates are running for the Lindenhurst Village Board, posing a challenge to Mayor Thomas A. Brennan and Trustees Michael A. Lavorata and Joan M. Masterson who are seeking reelection. More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Village Arts Council presents featured artist Allyson Uttendorfer in March

The Babylon Village Arts Council will present its featured artist for March: Allyson Uttendorfer who will be displaying her art at Astoria Bank located at 180 West Main St., Babylon Village. More...

Lindy Board approves renewal of B.I.D.

Pictured with Lindenhurst Deputy Mayor Michael Lavorata is John Frenna, president of the Lindenhurst Business Improvement District (B.I.D.) and owner of The Little Flower Shop. Frenna attended the Feb.  More...

Daniel Papillo named winner of N.Y. Yankees Radio Network Junior Broadcaster Contest

Daniel Papillo, a fifth-grader at Forest Avenue Elementary School in the West Babylon School District, was named a winner of the New York Yankees Radio Network Junior Broadcaster Contest.  After writing a captivating essay about why he wanted to More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•While walking my dog Bee Gee this morning, I was startled to see several crocuses flowering in my garden! More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

While watching the Academy Awards 80th anniversary show, it became apparent not a single cat has ever gotten credit during the broadcast for acting in a movie, even though several have played important roles, and others have added nuance, contrast or More...

Obituaries

Harold C. Stauffer, Copiague resident, U.S. Navy veteran and business owner

Harold C. Stauffer, Sr., a U.S. Navy veteran and resident of Copiague, died suddenly Jan. 29, 2016 at his home. He was 63 years old.  Mr. Stauffer was born on March 18, 1952 in Astoria, Queens to Claude and Virginia (Weber) Stauffer. More...

CORRECTION:

An obituary for Doris Doyle, which ran in the Feb. 25 edition, contained two errors. Mrs. More...

Opinion

Volunteers are the backbone of our nation

EDITORIAL:

Volunteers are the only human beings on the face of the earth who reflect this nation’s compassion, unselfish caring, patience and just plain loving one another.  That according to humorist, columnist and author Erma Bombeck.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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Babylon Town Public Works did great job in last storm

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