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SCPD, Town of Babylon and Wyandanch COTA To Host Community Easter Egg Hunt
April 18, 2014 - The Suffolk County Police Department, Town of Babylon and members of the Wyandanch Council of Thought and Action will host their first-ever Community Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19, in Wyandanch .
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Easter on 4/20, pot holy day; pastors reach out
In West Islip accident. right lane blocked on The Southern St Pkwy WB between Robert Moses Causeway/X40 and before Rt-231/Deer Park Ave/X39 in North Babylon Accident on The Southern St Pkwy EB west of Meadowbrook Pkwy/X22.
9 hrs ago
Babylon Students Named National Semifinalists for Novel Science Project
Babylon High School seniors and involved members of the school's science research program, Jed Dale and Max Pitagno, have been named national semifinalists in the Clean Tech Competition, which tasks students with finding real-world clean energy solutions.
10 hrs ago
Local Residents Named to Dean's List at Quinnipiac University
Congrats to the following local residents who were named to the Dean's List at Quinnipiac University for the fall 2013 semester: William Burton of North Babylon, NY Meghan Healy of Deer Park, NY Nicolette Illiano of Deer Park, NY Share your own news and announcements here on our Boards.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Babylon, Islip getting nearly $500G from state to fix potholes
The towns of Babylon and Islip are getting help from the state to cover pothole repair after a rough winter.
Man appearing in court arrested on drug charge
A West Babylon man in court Tuesday to plead on a misdemeanor petty larceny charge was in possession of anti-anxiety medicine without a prescription, Southampton Town Police said.
Lindenhurst Village obtains order to demolish dilapidated buildings
Edward Parthe, of Miller Place, moves a ladder from the boat house at the home he owns at S. Hickory Street in Lindenhurst on Monday, April 14, 2014.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Local Residents Named to Dean's List at SUNY New Paltz
Congrats to the following local residents who were recently named to the Dean's List for the fall semester at SUNY New Paltz: Ariana Arnone, a resident of North Babylon, N.Y..
Ex-LIRR Ticket Agent Sentenced in Disabilitiy Fraud
A former Long Island Rail Road ticket agent will serve two years' probation and must repay $371,000 in fraudulently-obtained disability payments after his sentencing in federal court Tuesday.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Officials: Robert Meguin, former Suffolk consumer affairs chief, ousted
The Bellone administration has fired Robert Meguin, who headed Suffolk's consumer affairs unit -- physically removing him from office Friday along with his belongings after two years on the job.
Judge rejects Smithtown's denial to build Sonic in Nesconset
A view of the Sonic restaurant at 1380 Deer Park Ave. in North Babylon on Monday, April 14, 2014.
Police: 911 Caller Reports Gunshot in N. Babylon, No Injuries
A Suffolk Police K-9 unit and helicopter were in the area Monday night after a report of gunfire in North Babylon.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Usdan & Bethpage Announce Micro-Grant Winners
Bethpage Federal Credit Union announces the recipients of its first "micro" grant program to assist music students from the North Babylon school district who will be attending Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts , the renowned summer arts day camp.
Alewives return to Babylon Village's Argyle Lake
An alewife fish is shown in this file photo at the Peconic River on Wednesday, April 2, 2014.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Babylon Village approves budget with tax increase
Babylon Village has adopted a $9.3 million budget last week for the 2014-15 fiscal year starting June 1. The budget includes a 4.84 percent property tax levy increase.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Nursing Home Under Fire for Hiring Stripper to Entertain Residents [VIDEO]
The East Neck Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in West Babylon, New York has been accused of hiring a male stripper for its residents.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Robert Moses Middle Celebrates Music In Our Schools
Members of the Robert Moses Middle School jazz band and select chorus traveled to Albany to take part in the celebration of Music In Our Schools Month.
Long Island news, weather, traffic and LIRR updates for Thursday, April 10, 2014
We've wrapped up today's live coverage, but here, you'll a round-up of some of the stories Newsday has been following throughout the day, along with Twitter updates from our staff.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Exhibition of monumental works by Giuseppe Penone opens at Gagosian Gallery in London
Scrigno, 2007. Leather, bronze, gold, resin. Overall dimensions variable . Photo by Matteo Monti.
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Poll: Should employees of a nursing home be fired for having a stripper perform for the residents?
Attorney John Ray, representing Bernice Youngblood, 85, a resident of the East Neck Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, points to a photograph with his cane during a news conference on the lawn of the nursing home in West Babylon, N.Y. The photograph reportedly shows a male exotic dancer performing for Youngblood and other patients at the facility.