May 21, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, May 22 • Senior Advocate from the S.C. Office of the Aging will be available to assist seniors with complicated forms and applications and answers questions regarding County programs and services for seniors. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Belmont Elementary School raises Pennies for Patients

Belmont Elementary School in the North Babylon School District raised $7,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society during its annual Pennies for Patients campaign, breaking its previous record of $5,000 established last year. More...

West Babylon celebrates No Name Calling Week

Tooker Avenue students in the West Babylon School District celebrated the annual No Name Calling Week with a variety of school-sponsored activities. More...

Fire Island’s Woodhull Elementary School students learn to play the piano

Fire Island’s Woodhull Elementary School’s early elementary and intermediate teams are enhancing their knowledge of music theory as they learn to play the piano keyboard in the school’s portable keyboard lab. 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. Registration underway. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, May 24 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, May 25 More...

Just Kids offers limited scholarships for children in district

Just Kids, located at the Kellum Street School, is offering limited scholarships for general education children residing within the Lindenhurst School District to attend their half-day preschool program beginning September 2015. More...

Memorial Day Parades

Babylon: 10:00 a.m. Foster Blvd. & DPA-south on DPA to Montauk Hwy., then west to the Argyle Park Bandshell. American Legion (Grove Place) to have refreshments following parade and ceremonies. Copiague: 10:00 a.m. Dixon Ave. More...

Opinion

Scammers posing as PSEG reps; be aware

It has come to our attention this week that several businesses have been the focus of a scam to elicit money from them relative to their electric bills. More...

More than barbecues

Memorial Day is upon us and this is a reminder to remember the grave sacrafices made by so many to ensure our freedom. Take time in between the parades and barbecues to reflect on that. More...

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Long Island Ducks honor Suffolk County veterans at ball games

As part of an ongoing program, Suffolk County and the Long Island Ducks will honor a Suffolk County veteran at every home game during the 2015 season. More...

Glen Eschbach named superintendent in North Babylon School District

At its May 14, 2015 meeting, the North Babylon Union Free School District Board of Education appointed Glen A. Eschbach as the district’s next superintendent of schools, effective July 1, 2015. More...

 

People/Social

Happy 100th birthday to Anna Traina

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined with Councilwoman Jackie Gordon and Receiver of Taxes Corinne DiSomma to wish a happy 100th birthday to Anna Traina of Deer Park. More...

A gift of warmth and kindness to the smallest among us

When Rose Jablonski arrived at the NICU at Good Samaritan Hospital to visit her granddaughter, she was surprised to find all of the babies there wrapped in beautiful crocheted blankets with matching hats. More...

Town Board honors wrestler David Hamil

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer, Councilman Tom Donnelly and the Town Board recently honored wrestler David Hamil, of Deer Park, for winning the New York State Championships, making him the third state champion in the history of Deer Park Fa More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse by Mary Gallagher

Tomorrow is the beginning of the Memorial Day weekend, a weekend I have always looked forward to since I was old enough to watch the parade. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

DNA: What do the letters stand for? Well, that depends on if you are referring to the Watson and Crick Nobel Prize-winning genetic code discovery or animal rescue. The meanings are quite different. More...

Obituaries

Shirley A. Johnson, Amityville resident, United Methodist Church member

Shirley A. Johnson, a resident of Amityville since 1964, died April 24, 2015. 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

Legals

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