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Babylon students pay it forward

In preparation of their recent trip to Glen’s Dinette in Babylon Village, students from the Babylon School District summer school program expanded their knowledge of proper restaurant etiquette, including how sales tax is calculated and appropr More...

John F. Kennedy Elementary students create treasure boxes to get to know each other

Second-grade students in Colleen Steffens’ and Melissa Dewhirst’s classes at John F. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Madame Milkboni of Romania, pet psychic, would like to start by making a major prediction. If you buy a wig in a costume store, you’ll be disappointed. The wig never looks as good on you as it does in the photo on the package.  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, November 5 More...

Farmingdale Chamber hosts Long Island Multi-Chamber Salute to Veterans Nov. 8

The Farmingdale Chamber is hosting its first annual Long Island Multi-Chamber Salute to Veteran’s Networking cocktail evening on Wed., Nov. 8, 6 to 9 p.m. at the American Airpower Museum. More...

Copiague School Board meeting November 9

Interested in running for the Copiague Board of Education? More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Plaintiff AGAINST Richard Watnick; Elaina Watnick; et al., Defendant(s) Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale duly dated April 11, 2016 More...

Martinez and Manetta running unopposed for Babylon Town Board

When Richard Schaffer came into office for the second time to serve as Babylon Town supervisor in 2012, Councilman Antonio Martinez was the board’s liaison to the Town’s parks and recreational facilities. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, November 3   More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Troop 2561 present handmade blankets to veterans

Four Babylon students from Suffolk County Troop #2561 presented over 50 handmade blankets to Long Island veterans at the Honor Flight which took place on Sat., Sept. 23, 2017 at Mac- Arthur Airport in Islandia, NY. More...

Babylon District announces 33 students earned AP Scholar awards

The Babylon District announced that 33 Babylon Junior-Senior High School students have earned Advanced Placement Scholar awards from the College Board. These honorees include both current students and members of the Class of 2017.  More...

Cassidy Scheben’s artwork to be displayed at NYS School Boards Association

Cassidy Scheben, a sixth-grader at West Islip’s Udall Road Middle School, was selected to have her artwork Birch Trees permanently displayed at the New York State School Boards Association headquarters in Latham, New York.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Adult Games in the Afternoon: Mondays, 1-4 p.m. Bring friends and games. We provide the space, tables and chair.  More...

Obituaries

Kathleen Mackesy, 51-year Babylon resident, St. Joseph Outreach and Thrift Shop volunteer

Kathleen Mackesy, a 51-year resident of Babylon and a longtime and dedicated volunteer with St. Joseph Outreach and Thrift Shop, died Aug. More...

Opinion

Following is a continuation of our endorsements for 2017

Islip Town Board In Islip, four candidates are running for council seats, incumbent Trish Bergin Weichbrodt and John O’Connor, both Republicans who are opposed by Democrats Sam Gonzalez and Jason Fenley. More...

POINT - COUNTERPOINT:

How Should I vote on the NYS Constitutional Convention?

Vote “Yes” The New York State Constitution provides that every 20 years the following question must appear on the ballot: “Shall there be a convention to revise the constitution...?”That same question will appear on your ball More...

POINT - COUNTERPOINT:

How Should I vote on the NYS Constitutional Convention?

Vote “No” Don’t be fooled. The upcoming vote on a Constitutional Convention has nothing to do with improving state government and returning it to “the people.” More...













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