May 28, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

School budget and trustee election results

In New York State voters heading to the polls for the school budget votes and school board trustee elections approved 98.6 percent of their school budgets May 19, according to the New York State School Boards Association. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Congratulations to the 2015 Babylon Community Scholarship Winners

The following Babylon High School students were awarded scholarships at the Babylon Community Scholarship Fund’s Golden Jubilee Dinner and Fashion Show held April 28, 2015
Full Story

Babylon Grade School collects Pennies for Patients

Babylon Memorial Grade School’s student council coordinated a multiweek community service initiative to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. More...

Babylon seniors and staff celebrate College Decision Day

Babylon High School seniors and staff members celebrated National College Decision Day in a spirited way on May 1. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Beginners Photography: Tues., June 2, 7-8:30 p.m. Learn the basics of digital photography. Bring your camera, manual and fresh batteries. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, May 31 •No Scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, June 1 More...

Last Hope hosts psychic medium night June 5

On Fri., June 5, Last Hope will host an evening with psychic medium Gina Simone. Tickets are $35 per person and include admission, food, dessert and beverages. More...

Bay Shore Historical Society bake sale June 6

On Sat., June 6, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Bay Shore Historical Society, 22 Maple Ave., Bay Shore will have an 1820s shoppe and bake sale featuring baked goods, antiques, collectibles, fruit spreads and other goodies. More...

Opinion

An American brand of patriotism

EDITORIAL

Over the weekend I took a friend of mine who was visiting from France to New York City for some shopping. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Community mourns loss

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor: I would like to send this message to the family of New York City Police Detective Moore, who was killed in the line of duty May 6. We have never met, but I feel like I have come to know you all. More...

Farmingdale boys lax falls to Hicksville in quarterfinals

It was a heartbreaking conclusion,andbutthird-only onegradethatteachercan happen in the playoffs. Carol Brett. More...

Babylon boys lax claims Suffolk League IV title

The Babylon Panthers are the 2015 Suffolk County League IV boys lacrosse champions. More...

First Precinct officer recognized for taking drunk drivers off streets of Suffolk County

SCPD Officer David Leath of the First Precinct was among 22 police officers in Suffolk County who were recognized by S.C. Exec. Steve Bellone and county lawmakers for making the highest number of drunk driving arrests in Suffolk. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, May 29 • St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox church festival, 200 Great East Neck Road., West Babylon. • 20/30 Creative Writers from 2-3 p.m. Space at the Deer Park library, 44 Lake Ave., 631-586-3000. Saturday, May 30 More...

 

People/Social

Please meet the 2015 local scholars

•Tara Smith, of Babylon, a freshman at Arcadia University, Glenside, Pennsylvania, was invited to the Honors Convocation for having earned a place on the dean’s distinguished honor list for the fall 2014. More...

Three centenarian residents were guests of honor at Dominican Village

Three centenarian residents were guests of honor at the May 10 Mother’s Day brunch held at Dominican Village, a retirement community in Amityville. More...

Jennifer Wilbur wins award

Jennifer Wilbur of Lindenhurst, a member of the Farmindale State College Office on Institutitonal Advancement, was among recent winners of the 30th Annual Educational Advertising Awards. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

May is winding up and June will be here before we know it! April, May and June are my favorite months because the world has come back to life and looks its best at this time of the year. After a long winter, people are doing all sorts of things. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Are all animal hoarders motivated by a selfish obsession to collect living beings? Maybe not. More...

Obituaries

Edward “Ed” J. Prohaska, formely of West Islip, Marine Service owner in Babylon, U.S. Navy veteran

Edward “Ed” J. Prohaska, 87, of North Port, Florida, passed away on April 24, 2015. He was born in West Islip, on May 5, 1927 to Edward A. and Edna C. (nee Mullen) Prohaska. He married Geraldine (Geri) Kleine on Sept. More...

Memorial service for Detective Brian Moore

There will be a Mass for Detective Brian Moore at Our Lady of Lourdes Church July 4, 8:30 a.m. All are welcome. The church is at Carmans Road and Linden St., Massapequa Park. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

SUPREME COURT OF THESTATE OF NEW YORKCOUNTY OF SUFFOLKINDEX #067019 /2014FILED 4/29/2015SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS Plaintiff designates SuffolkCounty as the place of trial.Venue is based upon theCounty in which the mortgaged premises is situated.Nationstar More...













Suffolk County Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool
The Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool