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Winter Weekend Events

Friday, February 17   •On Fri., Feb. 17, at 5 p.m., the library will have Teen Movie & Pizza – Pete’s Dragon. Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111.  Saturday, February 18   More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Artwork by four West Islip students selected for display at School Boards Conference

Exemplary artwork by four West Islip elementary students was recently selected for display at the annual New York State School Boards Association Conference. More...

Lindenhurst School District unveils its Wall of Heroes

During the Jan. 18 Lindenhurst Union Free School District Board of Education Community Forum, the board permanently recognized the first of many members of the Lindenhurst alumni community who served in the military.  More...

North Babylon High School Drama Club to present Godspell March 24 & 25

The North Babylon High School Drama Club will be presenting its rendition of Stephen Schwartz’s 2012 revival of the hit musical “Godspell” with permission from Music Theatre International.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, February 19 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, February 20 More...

Brumidi’s evening at the movies set for Feb. 28

Brumidi’s evening at the movies will show the movie Vendetta, based on a true tale of power, corruption and murder. The movie will be shown Tues. Feb. 28, 6 p.m. at Brumidi Lodge, 2075, Deer Park Ave., Deer Park. More...

Marconi Lodge to host St. Patrick’s social March 2

On Thurs. March 2, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., the Marconi Lodge, 333 Moffitt Blvd., Islip will host an St. Patrick’s social. More...

Opinion

Senate passes measure; Assembly should follow

A bill, co-sponsored by Long Island Senators John E. Brooks (8th-District) and Thomas D. Croci (3rd District), is calling for a reduction in the tax redemption period for abandoned buildings. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Narcan: Together with education it helps families deal with the worst

GUEST COMMENTARY:

The use of Naloxone can save a life. Naloxone, also known as Narcan, is an opioid antagonist used in opioid overdoses to counteract the life-threatening depression of the respiratory system. It allows an overdose victim to breathe normally. More...

On this November's ballot: Should public officials, guilty of violating public trust, lose their pensions?

New York State voters will have an opportunity to approve a change to the NYS Constitution permitting the reduction or revocation of a public pension for an official convicted of a felony related to a violation of the public trust.  More...

Lindenhurst Village considering new residential zone

Lindenhurst Village officials are in the midst of revising a local law to establish a Downtown Redevelopment District Floating Zone in the Village. More...

 

People/Social

Babylon resident and veteran authors book of war poems

Babylon resident and Marine veteran Christopher Pascale released his debut book, War Poems: A Marine’s Tour 2003-2008, in November 2016. More...

GallettAir of West Babylon expands business, offers new jobs and opportunities

GallettAir Inc. Heating & Air Conditioning, a West Babylon business that has been serving Long Island since 1983, is expanding its headquarters so it can grow and offer more to the community. More...

Zachery John Goess of East Islip completes Eagle Board of Review

Zachery John Goess, East Islip, successfully completed his Eagle Board of Review on Oct. 26, 2016, officially making him the 70th Eagle Scout of Troop 205 of Great River, East Islip, and Islip Terrace, NY. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•Belated wishes for a Happy Valentine’s Day! I hope you all enjoyed this holiday of mixed feelings!  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

As I type in my hotel room with an incredible view of the Empire State Building lit in Westminster purple, the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is about to begin. NYC is overflowing with over 3,000 dogs bound for the show. More...

Obituaries

Eugene McGarity, charter member of Babylon Fire Department’s Fire Patrol and 59-year member

Eugene H. McGarity spent most of his life in Babylon, committed to his country, his family and his community. More...

Alexander J. “Duke” Thomas, Copiague resident, NB barber

Alexander J. “Duke”Thomas, a resident of Copiague, died Dec. 24, 2016 at Good Samaritan Hospital, West Islip, He was 51 years old. He was born on March 2, 1965 in West Islip to Alexander and Jerrilyn (Craddock)Thomas. More...

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Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY The Bank of New York Mellon, as Trustee for CIT Mortgage Loan Trust 2007-1; Plaintiff(s) vs. More...













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