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Forest Avenue Elementary students collectively read 3,000 books

At the start of the school year, Forest Avenue Elementary School Principal Patricia Acocella challenged the students in Kristen Wilken’s class to collectively read 3,000 books by May 15. More...

West Islip Students travel to Grenada for service

Members of the West Islip Students with HEARTT group from West Islip High School recently traveled to the Caribbean island nation Grenada for the group’s first service and historical/ educational trip.  More...

Daniel Street Elementary School students learn about fossils

For six weeks, students of the Lindenhurst Union Free School District Extended School Year program gathered in grade-leveled groups at the Daniel Street Elementary School to participate in exciting and interactive thematic units designed to strengthe 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, Septembr 17 More...

Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s September 16

The Alzheimer’s Association® is inviting Long island residents to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The Walk will take place on Sat., Sept. More...

Cornucopia’s Noshery in Amityville presents Spiral Alchemy a magical evening of art and performance September 15

On Fri., Sept. 15 from 7 to 9 p.m., Cornucopia’s Noshery in Amityville, will present Spiral Alchemy, a magical evening of art and performance by artist Robyn Bellospirito. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1304763, beer has been applied for by the undersigned to sell, beer at retail in a restaurant under the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law at 101 S. More...

Breaking News - 4:52 PM

Police arrest homeless man, charging him in two bank robberies - Free Access

Police announce they have cleared 21 of 23 bank robberies that took place this year

Sat., Sept. 16: Suffolk County identified and arrested a homeless man yesterday as the individual who attempted to rob a bank in West Islip, and then robbed Capital One Bank in Babylon within a half hour of each other on Weds., Sept. More...

Breaking News - 3:51 PM

Police summons Deer Park woman for allowing underaged drinking at hoer home - Free Access

Sat., September 16:  A Deer Park woman was summonsed after she allowed young people under the age of 21 to drink at her home last night, said Suffolk County Police.    More...

Lindenhurst School officials talk about financial impact to district of state’s decision on Bower

As the Lindenhurst School District begins the 2017-18 school year, new financial questions are being raised about the financial impact of a state decision that two tenants who were leasing space in the EW Bower Elementary School, had to vacate the bu More...

 

People/Social

Theresa Santmann of Babylon to be honored by BACCA

Babylon Village resident Theresa M. Santmann will be honored by the Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts, BACCA, at the organization’s Harvest Moon Gala, Thurs., Oct. 19. The event is from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. More...

Harry Prodromides honored by Lindenhurst Village officials

Mayor Michael Lavorata and the Lindenhurst Village Board recently honored World War II veteran and longtime Lindenhurst resident Harry Prodromides by dedicating an American Flag to be permanently on display in the Village Hall Board Room.  More...

Airmen De Grace and Carreras complete training

•U.S. Air Force Airman Delano A. De Grace Jr. graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.  De Grace is a 2016 graduate of Deer Park High School, Deer Park.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

Babylon Village hosted still another wonderful Country Fair. I wonder if my mother’s ghost watched the event with pride. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Often cats and kittens travel a dangerous, bumpy road on their way to rescue. Here are a few with powerful background stories. All are either from Last Hope in Wantagh or Babylon Shelter/Last Hope cats:  More...

Obituaries

Frank Punturieri, former West Babylon JHS art teacher and navy veteran

Frank Punturieri taught art in the West Babylon School District for more than 32 years, and a mural at the Junior High School, attesting to his work and dedication with students, honors him.  U.S. Navy veteran Frank (Sonny) V. More...

Opinion

We will never forget, nor will we ever give up

Starkly beautiful and profoundly moving, the 9/11 ceremonies held this week were a reflection of the deep feelings of grief that the event on Sept. 11, 2001 had on our lives. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

It’s time to protect the pensions that millions of Americans were promised

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Stories of struggling government pension funding have abounded the last few months. Reports of changing the retirement scenario for state employees are dominating the conversation in states like New Jersey, Illinois, California and Kentucky. More...













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