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Dominican Village, the not-for-profit assisted living community in Amityville, will refinance an $18 million bond issue from the late 1990s in a move to lower operating costs.
The refinance will be done through a local development corporation whose board members, taken from the Babylon Town Industrial Development Agency, were appointed at Monday’s Town Board meeting.
The move does not...Read more »
Amityville trustees will consider a bill to limit their own terms but have backed away from one that would have limited the term of the village justice.
Judge Debra Urbano-DiSalvo, the village justice, had threatened to sue over that measure, which she said would have unconstitutionally infringed on her office.
“We have had threats of a lawsuit,” Mayor James Wandell said at Monday night’s...Read more »
BABYLON Meeting on Sandy rebuilding tonight Residents of Oak Beach, Oak Island, Gilgo, West Gilgo and Captree are invited to a New York Rising Community Reconstruction meeting tonight at Babylon High School Library, 50 Railroad Ave.
Residents are encouraged between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. to share their ideas for rebuilding. There will be a short presentation at 6:15 p.m. on the community reconstruction...Read more »
Free prostate screenings will take place at three locations in Babylon Town.
The screenings are being sponsored by Stony Brook Medicine in conjunction with state Assemb. Robert Sweeney (D-Lindenhurst) and Suffolk County Legis. DuWayne Gregory (D-Amityville).
Prostate cancer screenings are recommended annually for men 40 and older, according to the American Urological Association. According...Read more »