July 28, 2016 RSS feed / People/Social

Please meet the 2016 local scholars

•Sarah Schmadke,Schmadke a business administration istration major from West Islip, has been named to the spring dean’s list at Mount Ida College, Newton, Massachusetts. More...

Peter McArdle, out-going chief of department, honored

S.C. Leg. Kevin McCaffrey (R-Lindenhurst) joined with his colleagues from state and local government at the West Babylon Fire Department’s annual installation dinner held at the East Winds catering hall. More...

Deer Park student wins County poster contest

Oviya Omprakash, a student at JFK Intermediate School in Deer Park, was recently honored by S.C. Leg. Lou D’Amaro (D-North Babylon) for being named the second-place winner in the County’s 2016 “Be Pool Smart” poster contest. More...

John Quincy Adams Elementary in Deer Park raises money for St. Jude Children’s Hospital

Number-crunching students at Deer Park’s John Quincy Adams Elementary School helped raise more than $8,900 to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as part of the school’s fifth annual Math-A-Thon program. More...

Local Deer Park resident Gregory Garrison honored with Eagle Scout ceremony

Town of Baby l on Councilman Tom Donnelly recently attended the Eagle Scout Court of Honor ceremony for Boy Scout Troop 157’s Gregory Garrison of Deer Park. The Eagle Scout is the highest ranking available in the Boy Scouts Organization. More...

Local veteran Mikey Piro honored at lacrosse game for his years of military service

Town of Babylon Councilwoman Jackie Gordon recently attended a lacrosse game between Babylon Jr.- Sr. High School and Lindenhurst High School, where local veteran Michael “Mikey” Piro was honored for his years of military service. More...

Mark Patrick O’Connell obtains Eagle Scout rank

Recently, S.C. Leg. Tom Barraga (R-West Islip) presented Mark Patrick O’Connell, of West Islip, with a proclamation in recognition for obtaining the designation of Eagle Scout. More...

Amateur ham radio operators take part in mock drill

Amateur radio operators held an emergency demonstration at Babyon Town Hall recently. The volunteers worked for 24 hours, practicing emergency drills and explaining their role in emergency preparedness to the public, which was invited. More...

West Islip H.S. student and cancer survivor Kyle Dorr holds cancer awareness event

West Islip High School student and cancer survivor Kyle Dorr held a cancer awareness event in May, raising $1,150 in funds for the Cancer Center for Kids at Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola.  More...

First Company Pink raises funds to support breast cancer research

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer and members of the Town Board welcomed representatives from the nonprofit organization First Company Pink to the July 6 Babylon Town Board Meeting. More...













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