May 18, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Two educators square off for seat in 9th AD; Special election set for Tuesday, May 23rd

A schoolteacher, Christine Pellegrino, who said she would fight for more school aid and to protect safe drinking water, squares off against a retired schoolteacher with Eastern Suffolk BOCES, Tom Gargiulo, in a special election for the New York State More...

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Schools/Sports

Babylon School District ranks 18th on 100 Best Wise High Schools for Finance

The Babylon School District announced that the Babylon Junior-Senior High School has ranked 18th on the 100 Best Wise High Schools Teaching Personal Finance national ranking released by Working in Support of Education. More...

Please meet the 2017 local scholars

•Holly Mascolo, of West Islip, and Kyle Dillon, of Deer Park, received fall 2016 dean’s awards with distinction at Colgate University, Hamilton, New York.  More...

Deer Park students participate in SCALA show

For the fifth consecutive year, Deer Park’s John F. Kennedy Intermediate School participated in the Suffolk County Art Leaders Association Children’s Show. More...

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Babylon News & Muse

•Today it is supposed to reach 90 degrees! Spring must have truly arrived. I remember as a student at St. Joseph’s School at this time of year we would start practicing for marching in the Village’s Memorial Day Parade. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Half time at the construction site of the new Babylon Animal Shelter! The complex has taken shape in concrete and steel, and is about 50% complete. There’s been lots of progress since the floor was poured in December. More...

Obituaries

Evelyn Ashe Miller, Copiague resident, “Pioneer of Suffolk County Health Care,” contributor to Babylon civic and community activities

When she was a child, Madelyn E. Jackson’s mother told her that when a person stands out in front for justice, they are likely to be the first ones hit by bricks.  More...

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Public Notices -

Your right to know

SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK COUNTY OF SUFFOLK INDEX # 612223/2015 FILED: 4/12/2017 Plaintiff designates Suffolk County as the place of trial. Venue is based upon the Co More...

Police arrest suspect in Copiague attack that left one man dead - Free Access

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives arrested a Lindenhurst man, Jose Collado-Nunez, 29, of 51 Feustal St., Sun., May 21, charging him with fatally stabbing a man during an altercation in Copiague on May 20. More...

Amityville trustee says he's not moving to Babylon; making push for council districts in Town

Amityville Village Trustee Nick LaLota said today that rumors about his intentions to move to Babylon Village and run for the seat of Sen. Phil Boyle are simply not true.  More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, May 19 More...

 

People/Social

West Islip High School Junior Jake Dieli recognized at SCMEA

Recognizing his talent and hard work, West Islip High School junior Jake Dieli was selected to perform with the 2017 Suffolk County Music Educators’ Association’s All-County Jazz Ensemble. More...

West Babylon student Anthony Liles selected for 2016-17 Coca-Cola Scholars Program

West Babylon Senior High School student Anthony Liles has been selected as a semifinalist in the 2016- 17 Coca-Cola Scholars Program. More...

Rachel Scelfo named Outstanding Woman in Law

Rachel Scelfo, a Babylon Village resident and a member of the Babylon Village Zoning Board of Appeals, was one of 50 to be honored on Tues., April 26 by the Maurice A. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Document Shredding Day: Sat., May 20, 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Bring your personal papers to the library parking lot for shredding. No business or office records. 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, May 21  •No scheduled meetings . . .  MONDAY, May 22   More...

Mayor E. Donald Conroy Scholarship awards night June 7

The 14th annual Mayor E. Donald Conroy Scholarship awards night will be held on Wed., June 7, at the Venetian Yacht Club, 494 Fire Island Ave., in Babylon Village from 7 to 10 p.m. Tickets are $50 per person.  More...

Anti-physician-assisted suicide May 21

Using the Words that Work: Effectively opposing physician-assisted suicide presentation with Jason Negri, JD, of Patients Rights Council will be held Sun., May 21, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. It will be held at the American Legion Hall, 39 Nassau Ave. Islip. More...

Opinion

Our endorsement in NYS Assembly race

Two candidates with strong ties to their communities and records of service to families and children are running for a seat in the 9th Assembly District next week. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Former County executive and money watcher calls for an end to step increases for political appointees

Two weeks ago the Suffolk Legislature voted against millions of dollars of fee increases introduced by County Executive Steve Bellone (over $40 million in fees increases were proposed). More...













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