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Leg. DuWayne Gregory squares off against Congressman King in 2nd CD

DuWayne Gregory (D-Babylon), presiding officer of the Suffolk County Legislature, is mounting a campaign against incumbent Congressman PeteR King (R-Seaford). More...

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Schools/Sports

West Babylon School District welcomes back students and staff

West Babylon School District welcomed back students and staff on Sept. 6 to usher in the 2016-17 school year. More...

Paul J. Bellew Elementary students transform classroom into Van Gogh Café for visiting parents

As the culmination of their poetry unit, fifth-graders at West Islip’s Paul J. More...

West Islip H.S. biotech class participates in Barcode program

Six sophomores in West Islip High School’s biotechnology research class participated this year in the Barcode Long Island program to investigate biodiversity on Long Island, and they were invited to present their research findings to New York S More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Medicare Basics Presentation: Thurs., Sept. 29, 10-12 p.m. Get information, counseling & assistance from representatives of HIICAP. Registration underway. Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library More...

Opinion

Making Babylon Village roads nicer and safer

EDITORIAL

How nice it is to ride along some of the recently repaved streets in Babylon.They look beautiful and are such an improvement.The intersection of Trolley Line Road and Carll Avenue, in particular, was in dire need of repair. More...

A new school year brings new opportunities

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Long Island educators tend to be a resilient and optimistic group. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Babylon Village Board approves use of shuttered movie theater as arts center

The Babylon Village Board passed two resolutions this week allowing the Perlman family to move forward with the purchase of the now-shuttered movie theater at 34 West Main Street, and to open a professional theater there. More...

Conklin House celebrates longtime residents and Babylon Village history

In a continued retrospect of its roots, Babylon Village celebrated its longtime residents at the Conklin House, and looked back on the lives that helped shape the Village into what it is today. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, September 23 • •Senior Advocate: Fri., Sept. 23, 9-11a.m. A Senior Advocate from S. C. More...

 

People/Social

Chan appointed assistant superintendent for business in Lindenhurst Schools

The start of the 2016-17 school year is not only a new beginning for the students of the Lindenhurst Union Free School District, but also a new beginning for Dr. Grace P. Chan, who was appointed assistant superintendent for Business effective Sept. More...

Babylon Republicans file petition on councilmatic districts

Democrats expected to challenge

Babylon Town Republicans filed a 2,500 -name petition with Babylon Town Clerk Carol Quirk last week to force a referendum on the ballot Nov. 8. More...

Jean-Pierre wins primary in 11th AD; Shawn Cullinane likely GOP candidate

New York State Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre won a marked primary victory last week defeating her Democratic opponent Jordan K. Wilson, 1,270 to 341. This represents more than a 78 percent plurality for Jean-Pierre. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•A lot of people were glad that Sunday passed without the promised storm interrupting the country fair. The humidity was enough to deter some, but from my house I could see that plenty of people attended the fair. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Once in a while a day is “purebred shelter dog perfect.” This is a rare, canine occurrence similar to a total eclipse. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, September 25 More...

Free Veterans Medical Benefits Program Sept. 26

New York State Senator Michael Venditto and Congressman Peter King will be sponsoring a free Veterans Medical Benefits Program at the Amityville Public Library, Mon., Sept. 26, 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. More...

Free breast cancer screening to be held Sept. 28

New York State Senator Michael Venditto will be sponsoring a free breast cancer mammography screening at the Copiague Memorial Public Library Wed., Sept, 28, beginning at 9 a.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY. THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON F/ K/ A THE BANK OF NEW YORK AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS CWABS, INC. ASSETBACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2005-3, Pltf. More...













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