December 22, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Questions raised­— again— on robo-calls during Lindenhurst Bower vote

At a recent Lindenhurst School Board meeting, community resident and civic leader John Lisi raised the question again about who was responsible for the robo calls made to residents prompting them to vote no on the sale of the Bower Elementary School. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, December 23  •On Fri., Dec. 23, at 1 p.m., the Harbor Lane Library will have Let’s Talk Senior Discussion Group. Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane, 516-799-0770.  More...

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Schools/Sports

West Babylon School District participates in Hour of Code

In honor of Computer Science Week from Dec. 5 to 11, students at Forest Avenue Elementary School in the West Babylon School District participated in a Hour of Code during library classes from Nov. 28 to Dec. 9. More...

West Babylon Senior H.S. student musicians to perform in NYSSMA

One West Babylon Senior High School student-musician has been chosen by the National Association for Music Education as an All-National participant and five others have been selected for the New York State School Music Association’s All-State C More...

Deer Park High School delivers healthy message around the district

Students in Patricia Skjoldahl’s child development course at Deer Park High School recently delivered a healthy message around the district, based on their research in the Rethink Your Drink lesson.  More...

Events & Bulletin

This week’s Calendar of Events

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

Brumidi Lodge New Year’s Eve party Saturday, December 31

Brumidi Lodge’s New Year’s Eve party will be held Sat., Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. More...

Amvets New Year’s Eve celebration December 31

Amvets POST #18, 141 Carleton Ave., East Islip, will hold a fundraiser New Year’s Eve celebration, Sat., Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m.  The cost is $70 per person and is all inclusive. More...

Opinion

Bless the “keepers” this Christmas, one and all

My family calls us the “keepers of the graves.”  No, we are not, my sister and I, ghosts or beings from other dimensions. We are not supporters of the paranormal nor worshipers of the darkness. More...

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Owner of new pizzeria in Babylon Village asks for revised seating plan okay

The Babylon Village Board is considering amending the plans for a new pizzeria to add more seats to the 24 originally approved. Any change would likely have to go to the Planning Board for review, however. More...

Lindenhurst schools form Bower committee

The Lindenhurst School District Board of Education recently announced that a committee, which will be divided into three sub-committees, would be formed to oversee the future of the E.W. Bower Elementary School. More...

Results: Fire commissioner races

Following are the results in the election for fire commissioners. The vote was held Dec. 13: Copiague  Pete Sayevich was reelected commissioner of the Copiague Fire District Dec. 13. He ran unopposed a five-year term and garnered 68 votes. More...

 

People/Social

Michael Lalicata and Sharon Rainey honored at ACLD Employment Recognition Breakfast

Babylon Township residents Michael Lalicata and Sharon Rainey were honored by Adults and Children with Learning and Developmental Disabilities (ACLD) at its 31st Annual Employment Recognition Breakfast held at Carlyle on the Green in Farmingdale.&nbs More...

WIHS students sworn in as KIC junior commissioners

West Islip High School students Gregory Bove, Thomas Landhauser and Erin Schweers were sworn in as Keep Islip Clean junior commissioners during an Oct. 18 ceremony at Islip Town Hall.  More...

Babylon Town Hall Christmas Tree Lighting

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Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

Well, if Saturday morning’s snow didn’t show you, perhaps the arctic blasts have— it’s winter, even though it arrived officially yesterday. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Merry Mitzvah!” For the first time in over a decade, Christmas Eve and the first night of Hanukkah will fall on the same day this year– on Dec. 24. More...

Obituaries

Salvatore Perricone, member and treasurer of Tanner Park Senior Citizen Center, Copiague

Salvatore Vincent Perricone, a longtime resident of Amityville and an active volunteer in this community, died Nov. 23, 2016 at Salemtowne Retirement Community in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.  More...

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Public Notices -

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NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY The Bank of New York Mellon, as Trustee for CIT Mortgage Loan Trust 2007-1; Plaintiff(s) vs. More...













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