April 14, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, April 15   •On Fri., April 15, at 12:30 p.m., the library will have Friday Afternoon Game Club. More...

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Schools/Sports

West Babylon students honored for service

West Babylon Senior High School students Madison Milito and Kassandra Sherwood have been honored for their volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award. More...

Victoria Major, a "major" champ for DPSD track

Deer Park High School senior Victoria Major won the Suffolk County Section XI championship for high jump on Feb. More...

Babylon students learn of the future of engineering

Thirty-two Babylon Junior-Senior High School students in the College Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Design & Draw classes in the technology department visited Greenman Pedersen, Inc. (GPI) in Babylon on Jan. More...

Events & Bulletin

BVCA spring clean-up shred-a-thon April 16

A spring clean-up shred-a-thon to support the Bay Village Civic Association (BVCA) will be held Sat., April 16, 10 a.m. to noon at 9/11 Memorial parking lot, Route 110 Amityville south of the LIRR between Walgreen’s and Cameta Camera. More...

BACCA offers spring art classes

Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) announced the formation of its spring session art classes. More...

Bay Shore Historical Society presents John Mullenhauer House April 21

Chris Jend will present The John Mullenhauer House: Bay Shore’s newest listing on the National Register of Historic Places at the meeting of the Bay Shore Historical Society on Thurs., April 21, 7:30 p.m. More...

Opinion

Nassau Police deserve recognition for their work at Trump rally

We have to give a shout out to the Nassau County Police Department for its fine work in securing and protecting the public at the Trump rally last week. More...

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Breaking News - 4/19/2016 3:13 PM

Copiague man charged with selling heroin in Massapequa - Free Access

A 26-year-old Copiague man, who works for Educational Bus Transportation (EBT), has been arrested and charged by Nassau County Police Department’s Major Case Bureau detectives for selling heroin.   More...

All local library budgets approved by voters last week

Voters in the Town of Babylon approved all of their library budgets in a vote April 5.  In Babylon, the vote was 177 to 23 and incumbent Trustee Frank Fronzo was reelected with 169 votes.  In Copiague, the vote was 14 to 14 and incumbent Tr More...

 

People/Social

Samantha Lobasso participates in Carnegie Hall Honors Performance Series

West Babylon Senior High School senior Samantha Lobasso participated in the Carnegie Hall Honors Performance Series in New York City on Feb. 7. She was one of 141 students chosen out of about 4,500 students who applied to sing with the choir.  More...

Michele Insinga honored by Leg. McCaffrey

S.C. Leg. Kevin McCaffrey (R-Lindenhurst) joined with his colleagues to honor a group of exceptional women from across the County. More...

Phyllis Henry honored with Woman of Distinction award

S.C. Legislator and Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory honored Phyllis Henry of Wyandanch as the 15th Legislative District’s “Woman of Distinction” on March 22 at the Suffolk County Legislature in Hauppauge.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

The Gold Rush of 1849: The Last Days of the Sabina Gold Miners! -- Part 4

Before returning home, Captain Henry Green’s journal tells the fate of Sabina (ship), as well as the seamen. He also explained in detail how the Sabina came to rest at the bottom of the San Francisco Bay during the Gold Rush years. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Most breeds have a purebred rescue network. I know Afghan Hound Rescue best. More...

Obituaries

Mathew Wilensky, veteran and former West Babylon School District Superintendent

Mathew Wilensky, a longtime resident of Amityville and former West Babylon School District superintendent, died Feb. 26, 2016. He was 92 years old.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING, BUDGET VOTE AND ELECTION OF THE NORTH BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK, NEW YORK NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a Public Hearing of the qualified voters of the N More...













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