Sociology: Shedding the shame
Throughout history, in almost every culture, epilepsy has been viewed as something to be feared, avoided and concealed.
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Tue Jul 08, 2014
Forest Avenue Elementary's Andrea Francisco Named School Library Media Specialist of the Year
Forest Avenue Elementary School media specialist/librarian Andrea Francisco has been named the 2014 School Library Media Specialist of the Year by Western Suffolk BOCES School Library System during its 16th annual conference, "Digging Digital: Engaging Students."
Police investigate female body found in Bay Shore lot
In East Islip construction work on The Southern St Pkwy WB between Timber Point Rd/X46 and Rt-231/Deer Park Ave/X39 in North Babylon In East Islip construction work on The Southern St Pkwy WB between Timber Point Rd/X46 and Rt-231/Deer Park Ave/X39 in North Babylon In North Babylon construction work on The Southern St Pkwy EB between Rt-231/Deer ... (more)
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Deer Park adult store sues Babylon Town over its right to remain open
Teasers Adult Video Store in Deer Park on July 3, 2014. The owner of the store filed a lawsuit against the Town of Babylon, claiming the town unlawfully drove the store out of business.
North Babylon school district's credit rating affirmed
In Melville accident. two lanes blocked on The L.I.E./I-495 WB at X49/Rt-110. Stop and go traffic from X50/Bagatelle Rd in Dix Hills In Melville accident.
Man Hospitalized After Robbery on West Babylon Street
A man walking on a West Babylon street early Saturday was attacked and robbed by a group of males, police said.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Police: 11 People Arrested at Sobriety Checkpoint in Lindenhurst
Eleven people were arrested and one vehicle was seized during an overnight sobriety checkpoint in Lindenhurst, police said.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Sunny, breezy Saturday as rip-current risk diminishes
Jordan Schmidt and his daughter Madeline, 4, from Massapequa Park play in the water at Robert Moses State Park in Babylon on Saturday, July 5, 2014.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Robert Stricoff seeks Suffolk IDA post
Stricoff, chief executive of the Babylon Town IDA for nearly 15 years, called Minieri Wednesday seeking the job.
National Public Radio
The Devil's In The Derails: 'Deliver Us,' Indeed
Based on the accounts given by a former NYPD Sergeant, Deliver Us From Evil follows Ralph Sarchie, a New York police officer played by Eric Bana, as he investigates unexplainable crimes.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Wyandanch road to be renamed in honor of one of Suffolk's first black officers
The Town of Babylon is ceremonially renaming a Wyandanch road in honor of a longtime resident who died earlier this year.
DA: Ex-Bookkeeper Sentenced for Stealing from Great Neck Employer
A Suffolk County woman was sentenced Tuesday for stealing more than $316,000 from the Great Neck contracting company where she worked as a bookkeeper, authorities said.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Smithtown's Vecchio calls for new town animal shelter
Cats at the Smithtown Animal Shelter in Smithtown on June 13, 2014. Smithtown Supervisor Patrick Vecchio is calling for a new town animal shelter to be constructed after visiting the site.
Former Suffolk detective sergeant pleads guilty to pension scheme...
A former Suffolk County police detective sergeant pleaded guilty Tuesday to falsifying records in what the state comptroller and Nassau prosecutors said was a scheme that allowed him to illegally collect nearly half a million dollars in pension funds.
FTC: T-Mobile made 'hundreds of millions' with bogus charges
In Babylon closed due to serious fire on Rt-231/Deer Park Ave NB north of CR-50/John St/Union Blvd and Rt-27/Sunrise Hwy in North Babylon In Babylon closed due to serious fire on Rt-231/Deer Park Ave NB north of CR-50/John St/Union Blvd and Rt-27/Sunrise Hwy in North Babylon In Roslyn Heights accident on Northern State Pkwy EB between I.U. Willets ... (more)
Tens of thousands of Israelis mourn slain teens
In North Babylon incident cleared on Rt-231/Deer Park Ave SB between Rt-27/Sunrise Hwy and before CR-50/John St/Union Blvd in Babylon.
July 1-Suffolk Arrest Report
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Sun Jun 29, 2014
Social Photos: Deer Park/North Babylon Class of 2014 Graduations
The Class of 2014 graduated from Deer Park High School and North Babylon High School this weekend.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Homeless Man Arrested for String of Long Island Bank Robberies
June 28th, 2014 - The Robbery Squad and Suffolk County Patterns Crime Unit report the arrest of a homeless man for a series of bank robberies that began on Friday, 06/06/14 at 1:20 P.M. According to detectives, on Friday, 06/27/14 at approximately 3:46 P.M., Suffolk County Police notified Nassau County Police that a white male subject had attempted ... (more)