November 30, 2017 RSS feed / People/Social

Presiding Officer Gregory named to workforce development committee

S.C. Leg. Pres. Officer DuWayne Gregory has been appointed to the Community, Economic and Workforce Development Steering Committee of the National Association of Counties (NACo) for a one-year term. More...

Our Lady of the Rosary Knights of Columbus holds annual installation of officers

Our Lady of the Rosary Council N0.4428, Knights of Columbus in Deer Park recently held its annual installation of officers on Sun., Sept. 17 at their council. Morning Mass was held at Ss. Cyril and Methodius Church in Deer Park at 8 a.m. More...

Deer Park pastor pens book on happiness

Rev. Dr. John H. Krahn has released his ninth book, Living a Happier Life - At Every Age. More...

West Babylon musicians shine at All County

Nine West Babylon Senior High School students have been selected to participate in the 2017 Suffolk County Music Educators Association’s All County ensembles. More...

White House Drug Policy Office awards $124,999 to local coalition to prevent youth substance use in Lindenhurst

Richard Baum, acting director of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), recently announced 719 Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program grants totaling $89 million. More...

Gift of hair at Suffolk BOCES

Two students in the Introduction to Basic Cosmetology Program at Eastern Suffolk BOCES Islip Career Center gave a precious gift to children in need—hair.  Alexis, a West Islip UFSD student, and Kayla, a Sayville UFSD student, donated their More...

Town of Babylon hosts panel on gang prevention opioid crisis

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer, Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez and Councilman Tom Donnelly recently hosted an event at Lindenhurst High School on the dangers of gang-affiliation. More...

BACCA Project9Line and Babylon vets center celebrate veterans

The Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts is proud to have joined with Project9Line in presenting Active about the Arts, an art and photography exhibition open to active duty military and veterans on Long Island. The exhibit ran from Oct. 16 to Oct. More...

Dominican Village honored with quality care award

Dominican Village, a senior housing and assisted living community in Amityville, was awarded with a 2017 Bronze National Quality Award from the American Health Care (AHCA) and National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL). More...

Apollo Astronaut Bill Shepherd­, Babylon resident, Navy Seal and adventurer

Bill Shepherd, who was raised in Babylon and went on to become a Navy Seal and a part of the Apollo mission that put a man on the moon, spoke recently at the Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City. More...

Tilo and Gisela Kohler, longtime residents of West Babylon, celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary

Tilo and Gisela Kohler immigrated to the United States with their families as young adults; Gisela was 17 and Tilo was 16. Once here, the families located to the German communities in Queens, where they met. More...

Babylon School District Food Service Dept. holds Parent Tasting event

Recognizing the importance of a strong home-to-school connection, the Babylon School District Food Service Department recently held a Parent Tasting event at Babylon Elementary School to introduce the many current and future menu items that district More...

2017 Little Flower $100,000 donation

King Kullen’s 35th annual James A. Cullen Memorial Golf Outing has raised $100,000 for Little Flower Children and Family Services of New York. More...

Congressman King joins others for tour of health center

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2017 third annual booster club golf outing raises over $11,000

On Thurs., July 27, the Babylon Athletic Booster Club held its third annual golf outing at the Bergen Point Golf Club. The success of the event was measured by the community participation and the over $11,000 raised at the event. More...

Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck still offering a special experience for campers

“I simply cannot say enough about the camp, the staff, and the beautiful setting…I implore parents of special needs children to go see it…don’t be afraid…your children will love it!” More...

LI Benefit Concert organizers thanked by Town of Babylon officials at check presentation

Supervisor Rich Schaffer, Deputy Supervisor and Councilman Tony Martinez recently presented three individuals involved with the Long Island Benefit Concert for Hurricane Relief with Certificates of Appreciation for their efforts. More...













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