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  1. Suffolk Historical Society revives idea to bring 'Mile-a-Minute' Murphy's bicycle back to Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... stalled when the Springfield Museums, the cycle's custodian, balked at a sale after competition arose between then-Babylon Town Supervisor Steve Bellone and the Suffolk Historical Society. The society had made a $15,000 offer, and Bellone, now ...

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  2. Just In Time For 'Shark Week,' New Sighting Reported Off Long Island WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Port Chester Daily Voice

    Now, just in time for the start of the 28th annual "Shark Week" on the Discovery Channel on Sunday, comes word of a sighting off Long Island waters. Lifeguards at Overlook Beach in Babylon on the south shore of Long Island reported seeing a dorsal fin about 60 to 80 yards offshore on Wednesday afternoon, according to CBS New York.

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  3. Firecracker 5 gets a red, white and blue proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Wall Complex for a finish behind the Municipal Building. Coming in first overall and for the men was Ken Walshak of Babylon, New York in a time of 27:44. He was followed by William Posch of Hyde Park, New York in 27:51 and then Dominic Grillo of ...

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  4. Got' Em: Holbrook Man, Troy Brinkhuis, 46, Charged in Bank...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NewsLI.com

    ... suspect. Surveillance was initiated and Brinkhuis was subsequently arrested today on Westbound Sunrise Highway, West Babylon, without incident at approximately 10:40 a.m. Brinkhuis will be held overnight at the First Precinct. He was charged with ...

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  5. Suspect Apprehended In 9 Suffolk County Bank RobberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Got a nose for [] WEST BABYLON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) - Police on Long Island arrested a man Friday in connection with nine different bank robberies going back ...

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  6. Holbrook man linked to 9 Suffolk bank robberies, say copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... without incident at 10:40 a.m. Friday after police stopped his vehicle heading west on Sunrise Highway in West Babylon,... A Holbrook man who police say went on a three-month bank robbery spree in Suffolk County was charged Friday with nine counts ...

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  7. Police: Serial Bank Robber CaughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Patch.com

    During the course of the investigation, and using video surveillance, Pattern Crime Unit detectives identified the 46-year-old as a suspect, police said. Brinkhuis was arrested Friday on westbound Sunrise Highway in West Babylon without incident at about 10:40 a.m., police said.

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  8. Police seek robber of North Babylon bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Newsday

    The robber gave the Capital One teller a note demanding cash at about 9:50 a.m., and when he got the money, he ran away from the branch at 1383 Deer Park Ave., police said. The robber appeared to be about 6 feet tall and had a thin build, police said.

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  9. Cops Seeking Help Finding Man Who Robbed Bank in North Babylon, Detectives InvestigatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NewsLI.com

    ... Elementary Students Clean-Up Nicely: (Long Island, N... http://t.co/R3UKlfHYH6 @newsli LI News: SCPD Report North Babylon Capital One Bank Robbed: (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Police Pa... http://t.co/S64GKOmJnW @newsli LONG ISLAND, NY - The ...

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  10. North Babylon Bank RobbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Patch.com

    ... y banks last month. Police, however, said Thursday afternoon it was unclear if the serial robber is behind the North Babylon robbery.

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  11. Long Island Beach Reopens After Shark ScareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | CBS Local

    BABYLON, N.Y. - A Long Island beach is back in business Thursday a day after it was closed over a shark sighting. Swimmers were kept out of the ocean for about an hour at three Town of Babylon beaches after the shark was spotted about 80-yards offshore by lifeguards at Overlook Beach on Wednesday.

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  12. Annandale student attends Career Exploration Camp at Misericordia UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Jersey Journal

    Misericordia University hosted high school students for the Nursing Pre-College Career Exploration Camp in June. Pictured, are Maddie Bowman, York, Pa.; Erin O'Brien, Miami, Fla.; Sarah Kauf, Babylon, N.Y.; Ashley Palmer, Annandale; Isabella Biserna, Bridgewater, and Kristina Auteri, Long Hill; Melanie Dowling, West Milford; Marissa Bennici, Olyphant, Pa.; Meghan Moon, Weatherly, Pa.; Nicole Schweighardt, North Caldwell; Cory Diuro, Wood-Ridge and Megan Wright, Hope; Erica Fuss, Langhorne, Pa.; Meghan Kruse, East Setauket, N.Y.; Zoe Ostrowsky, Tunkhannock, Pa., and Courtney Hoats, Dallas, Pa.

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  13. Possible shark sighting clears Babylon beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Newsday

    Beachgoers in the Town of Babylon were pulled from the water after a possible shark sighting Wednesday afternoon, officials said. Lifeguards closed the waters at Overlook Beach after spotting a fin in the water around 3 p.m., town spokesman Kevin Bonner said.

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  14. Babylon High's Class of 2015 GraduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Patch.com

    It was a day of pride and celebration as 147 students from the Class of 2015 were led onto Coach Williams Memorial Field by the American Celtic Band and color guard during the annual Babylon Junior-Senior High School commencement exercise. After words of reflection by senior class president Kathryn O'Sullivan and student council president Emma Rende, principal Al Cirone welcomed the community and graduates to this joyous occasion.

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  15. Run in your red, white and blue this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Examiner.com

    ... finishers male and female. In last year's race breaking the tape for the men and first overall was Ken Walshak of Babylon, N.Y in a time of 28:07. He was followed by Marty McCormick of Arlington, Va. in a time of 28:53 and then Matthew Grogan of ...

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  16. Leg. McCaffrey Recognizes Local Scout at Arrow of Light CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | LongIsland.com

    June 29, 2015 - On June 25th, Suffolk County Legislator Kevin McCaffrey had a special opportunity to recognize Pack 383's Webelos Scout Jake Gross at his Arrow of Light ceremony. The event took place at Cross of Christ Church in Babylon , and was widely attended by Scouts of all ages, parents, and elected officials and representative from state and local governments.

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  17. Critics say rebate checks won't really cut NY property taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | North County Public Radio

    ... Island, where housing prices are high, to the Western New York suburb of Tonawanda, where prices are much lower. A Babylon, Long Island homeowner who earns $100,000 a year, would get back far more money, around $851, than the taxpayer near Buffalo, ...

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  18. Traffic surge on LI, area roads predicted for holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Newsday

    ... and the 5:09 p.m. eastbound train that normally ends at Speonk will continue to Montauk, making local stops from Babylon to Montauk, the LIRR said. Gas prices on Long Island are about $1 per gallon cheaper this year than last, and AAA cites that as ...

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  19. 2015 NBA Free Agency: Knicks want to meet with Danny GreenRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Posting and Toasting

    ... who won't be back from his Brazilian vacation until Wednesday. According to a source, Green, who is from North Babylon, considers the Knicks high on his list but remaining with the Spurs, where he helped win the 2014 title, is his top choice. ...

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  20. Farmingdale State president W. Hubert Keen to step down in June 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Newsday

    ... roughly doubling in the past eight years -- including a $1 million gift from alumna Theresa Patnode Santmann of Babylon in 2011. Keen, whose annual salary is $198,000, became Farmingdale's eighth president in January 2007, succeeding Jonathan C. ...

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