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Our Lady of Lourdes students donate non-perishables

West Islip’s Our Lady of Lourdes School students and faculty celebrated Catholic Schools Week recently. The students and faculty took part in a week of activities and participated in a variety of community service projects. More...

Babylon students celebrate Caldecott candidates

Babylon Elementary School secondgrade students learned about and celebrated many of the 2015 Caldecott medal candidates during a literary study with library media specialist Teri Polis. More...

North Babylon students restore local estuaries

Students from John Jaeger’s Mariculture Club are currently working hard to restore the local estuaries of Mr. Sinai and Stony Brook Harbors. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Safe Boating Course: Mon., Wed. and Thurs., March 23, 25 and 26, 5:45-8:45 p.m. Registration underway. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: FRIDAY, March 20 •IDA/DC Board of Directors: Special meeting, noon, at the office of John Braslow, 816 Deer Park Ave., North Babylon. •MONDAY, March 23 More...

Spring food drive throughout the month of March

In conjunction with National Nutrition Awareness Month, S.C. Leg. Lou D’Amaro (D-Huntington Station) is joining Island Harvest in helping to feed the hungry by hosting a spring food drive throughout the month of March. More...

Celebrating Women’s History month

Town of Babylon Supervisor Richard Schaffer and the Department of Human Services will present Celebrating Women’s History Month, Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives, Sat., March 28, 11 a.m. at Walter G. More...

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Public Notices -

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NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURT:SUFFOLK COUNTYDEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY, AS TRUSTEE FORFRIEDMAN, BILLINGS,RAMSEY GROUP, INC.(FBR) SECURITIZATIONNAME - FBRSI 2005-5;Plaintiff(s)vs. More...

Gregory and Gordon honor U.S. Naval cadet

Suffolk County Legislature Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory attended a special commissioning ceremony of the United States Naval Sea Cadets Corps in Farmingdale, Feb. 1. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, March 20 • Hearty Healthy Panini from 7-9 p.m. at the North Babylon library, 815 Deer Park Ave., 631-669-4020. Saturday, March 21 More...

 

People/Social

Lindenhurst HS senior ranks among top Best Chefs after annual competition

Lindenhurst High School senior Nick Giambrone recently took third place in the seventh annual America’s Best High School Chef competition, sponsored by Monroe College in New Rochelle, New York. More...

Local soldiers are promoted and graduate basic combat training

Major General Patrick A. Murphy, the adjutant general for the State of New York, announced the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership. More...

Looking Nathaniel Conklin Award nominees

The selection committee for the annual Babylon Village Nathaniel Conklin Award for Volunteerism is pleased to announce that nominations are being sought for the 2015 award, which recognizes longterm volunteer service to the Village. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•The lilac has nice buds on it, the birds are singing loudly all day and melted snow has created rivers on the paths in my yard. Today was 52 degrees and it’s supposed to get warmer. It’s 6:30 p.m. and the sun is still up. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Fair Share: “Charlotte” my tiny English Toy Spaniel mix watches carefully as I divvy up the dog food taste-toppers and treats. More...

Obituaries

Helen Anderson, former Babylon High School graduate and Massapequa teacher

Helen (Boettjer) Anderson, a beloved English teacher who devoted her life to her children and her profession, died on Jan. 23. She was 84. “She just had that ability to make all of her students feel like, ‘Oh, Mrs. More...

Opinion

World passing the United States in strength of FOI laws

EDITORIAL

Sunshine Week has helped foster government transparency in the United States during the past 10 years, but while we have focused inward at state and federal transparency the world has passed us by. More...

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