July 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Lindenhurst School District moves closer to sale of Bower Street building; public to vote on plan

The Lindenhurst School District held a presentation of three potential purchasers for the Edward W. More...

County unveils plan for homeless veterans

S.C. County Exec. Steve Bellone, flanked by County lawmakers and representatives of not for profits, unveiled a plan to house Suffolk’s homeless vets. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, July 31 • Summer Concert Piece of the Rock at the Argyle Park Gazebo, 8 p.m. Admission is Free. If raining concert will be held in the Babylon H.S. auditorium. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

West Babylon H.S. hosts Social-Emotional Health Awareness Night

Students, parents and community members converged on West Babylon Senior High School on March 25 for the second annual Social-Emotional Health Awareness Night. More...

Local products shine at 20th annual Empire Challenge

The Long Island high school football season officially ended on Thanksgiving weekend with a 47-13 victory by Shoreham-Wading River in the Long Island Class IV championship, but for one night only Hofstra University lit up with the gridiron classic. More...

FOWL BALL

Coverage of the LI Ducks

The Long Island Ducks were looking to rebound after dropping a disappointing homestand opening series to the Somerset Patriots, and they were able to get their footing with a big outing against York. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Paint a Framed Mirror: Tues., Aug. 4, 5:45-8:45 p.m. Paint a lighthouse on a lovely framed mirror, then take it home. Non-refundable fee of $5 due at registration. No online registration. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, August 2 More...

Motorcycle Ride to benefit Homes for Our Troops Aug. 9

It’s time to register for the 12th Annual Texas Roadhouse Motorcycle Ride to benefit Homes for Our Troops, an organization that helps provide housing for veterans. More...

L.I. Authors and Writers Society book fair Aug. 15

The Long Island Authors and Writers Society is hosting an all-day book fair on Sat., Aug. 15 from 11 a.m. unitl 7 p.m. at the Barnes and Noble store in Bay Shore, located in the Gardiner Manor Mall on Sunrise Highway. More...

Opinion

The public and local officials have to mount major offensive to ensure Cuomo’s plan doesn’t fly

EDITORIAL

Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently announced a $21.8 million project from the FAA Airport Improvement Program to address safety-related issues at Republic Airport. While the funding and the project are welcomed, the governor did not stop there. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

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Long Island needs a bridge, and the state leadership to build it

“A Bridge To Far,” a 1977 epic warfilm concerning the failed allied World War II “Operation Market Garden” in the Netherlands, got its name from a British general who said at the time, “I think we may be going a bridge t More...

Breaking News - 8/1/2015 6:43 PM

Native American Pow Wow at Babylon Town Hall today and tomorrow - Free Access

The Town of Babylon held its annual Native American Pow Wow today on the grounds at Town Hall. More...

Breaking News - 7/28/2015 1:00 PM

Police look to identify Lindenhurst robber - Free Access

An employee for Family Dollar at 660 North Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst was robbed of a bank bag as he walked to make a bank  deposit at 2:30 p.m., July  13.Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are se More...

Two Daler Lacrosse players recognized

After a season is all said and done it is always nice to find out that your hard work all season has been recognized. For two distinguished boys lacrosse players, 2015 was a record year. More...

Babylon Town's 8th annual Wounded Warrior ride off without a hitch

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More than 1,000 people joined America’s Wounded Warriors in a 25-mile bike ride in Babylon Town June 17. Standing on the sidelines, waving flags and cheering the riders on were hundreds of supporters. More...

 

People/Social

Silver Shield Awards held for brave individuals

S.C. Leg. Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory attended the Suffolk County Police Benevolent Association’s Silver Shield Award Ceremony on Tues., April 21 at Flowerfield in St. James. More...

Kevin Khodabakhsh appointed pediatric neurologist and epileptologist at Good Sam

Kevin Khodabakhsh, MD, has been appointed pediatric neurologist and epileptologist in the division of pediatric neurology at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center. More...

Sabrina Abenante of Woods Road Elementary holds fundraiser to benefit pediatric patients

Sabrina Abenante, a fourth-grader at Woods Road Elementary School in North Babylon, held a special fundraiser to benefit pediatric patients at Good Samaritan Hospital. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

A couple of friends of mine and I went to the Babylon Lions Club Barbecue last Friday night at the Village pool. This was the third year the Lions Club has held the party to raise funds to support several local food banks. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Ibizan or Portuguese Podengo Grande? That is the question. More...

Obituaries

Harold D. Berger, former Long Island regional director for DEC

Harold D. Berger devoted his life to making life better for the next generations. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURT -COUNTY OF SUFFOLKU.S. More...













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