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Eight WIHS varsity wrestlers earn titles

West Islip High School’s varsity wrestling team concluded another very successful season, qualifying eight wrestlers for the Suffolk County wrestling championships.  More...

Lindenhurst DECA crowns 20 County champions

Kudos to the Lindenhurst High School DECA club for their performance during the Suffolk County Community College Regional Competition.The district is proud to announce that 20 Lindenhurst students were recognized as County champions.The students can More...

Babylon boys hoops falls to Center Moriches in Suffolk B Final

The conclusion was not as they had hoped, but Babylon boys basketball had an extremely successful 2016-17 campaign. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Support IR1050 – the new Suffolk County Tether Law: Right here on Long Island, thousands of restrained dogs (chained or penned) endure tortured lives outdoors in filth with inadequate shelter and sustenance, 24/7, during all kinds of weather.&n More...

Babylon News & Muse

This week, I did something I haven’t done in years: locked myself out! Fortunately, I was dressed for the weather, but had no way to get in. Living near Village Hall is a mixed blessing. More...

Obituaries

Robert Borstelmann, banker, veteran and longtime North Babylon resident

Robert E. Borstelmann, a resident of North Babylon from 1959 until 1995, died in New Smyrna Beach, Florida Feb. 16, 2017 after a long fight with leukemia. He was 87 years old.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY, AS TRUSTEE FOR HOME EQUITY MORTGAGE LOAN ASSETBACKED TRUST, SERIES INABS 2005- A, HOME EQUITY MORTGAGE LOAN ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATE More...

Joan Crockett vies for seat on Babylon Village Board; she squares off against Kevin Muldowney and Mary Adams

Also running unopposed is Village Justice John Rafter

Late one evening in February, Babylon Village Mayor Ralph Scordino received a call from a resident. She was concerned and frightened. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, March 10 •On Fri., March 10 at 10 a.m., the library will have VITA Tax Help. VITA volunteers will be at the library to do simple tax returns. Call the library to make an appointment. Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd, 631-691- 1111. More...

 

People/Social

Jacob Matthew Clock obtains Eagle Scout designation

Recently, S.C. Leg. Thomas Barraga (R-West Islip) presented Jacob Matthew Clock, from Islip, with a proclamation in recognition for obtaining the designation of Eagle Scout. More...

Check presented to U.S. Marines Corps in support of Toys for Tots program

Representatives of Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar present a check for $92,912 to the U.S. More...

Lindenhurst Youth Center raises awareness on veteran suicide

On Fri., Jan. 27, S.C. Leg. Kevin McCaffrey attended an event at the Lindenhurst Youth Center to raise awareness for veteran suicide. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •St. Patrick’s Day Centerpiece: Mon., March 13, 6:30-8:30 p.m. $5 non-refundable fee due at registration. Babylon patrons only. More...

Events & Bulletin

Photographer Kathy Herzy at Historical Society event March 12

On March 12, 2 to 4 p.m., Kathy Herzy will be displaying her canvas photograph of Ice Boats on the Bay along with a bricks, beer and chowder event at the ViIlage of Babylon Historical and Preservation Society, 117 West Main St., Babylon.  More...

Babylon Village Postcards Book at BVHS museum

On Sun., March 19, Babylon Town Historian, Mary Cascone will be at the Babylon Village Historical Society museum, located at 117 W.  More...

Babylon School District kindergarten registration March 15 & 22

The Babylon School District offers a full-day kindergarten program for students residing within district lines. In order to enroll in the program for September, children must be five years old on or before Dec. More...

Opinion

A message to the babies in Washington-grow up!

Is there not any way that our country’s leaders, at all levels and across party lines, can be pressured into acting like grownups? More...

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Passage of legislation urged to cover firefighters who get cancer

The New York State Senate, by a unanimous vote, approved presumptive cancer coverage for volunteerfire- fighters today (Senate 1411), placing the onus squarely on the Assembly to do the same.The Firemen’s Association of the State of New York ap More...













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