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Winter WEEKEND EVENTS

Saturday, December 20 •Karkowska Due Chopin & XIXth Century Paris concert at the Amityville library Oak and John Streets, 631-264- 0567. •Heaven on Earth Christmas Musical at 11 a.m. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Sgt. John Sardiello Post 1634 recognizes the 2014 Empire Girls and Boys State recipients

The Sgt. John Sardiello Post 1634 recognized the 2014 Empire Girls and Boys State recipients. West Babylon students honored were Carly Donohue, a Samsung Scholarship recipient, and Michael Leone and Nicholas Leone, Empire Boys State attendees. More...

Babylon teacher selected for H.S. Educator seminar

Babylon High School practical arts and business director Claire Reilly has been selected to participate in the 2014 PwC-KWHS Seminar for High School Educators on Business and Financial Responsibility. More...

Babylon H.S. students perform Lend Me a Tenor

Babylon Junior-Senior High School student actors took to the stage this November to perform in the Broadway hit comedy Lend Me a Tenor before packed audiences. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Babylon Library,24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Adult Games in the Afternoon: Mondays, Dec. 22, 29, 1-4 p.m. The Community Room has been set aside for library patrons to play card or board games of their own choosing. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, December 21 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, December 22 More...

Live Nativity presentation to be held Dec. 21st

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Amityville is presenting The Live Nativity, an outdoor, multi-scene walk through production of the complete story of the Good News. The presentation will be held Dec. 21, at 5, 6:15 and 7:30 p.m. More...

Babylon Citizens Council Rotating Arts Program every month

The Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts invites Long Island artists and photographers to participate in their Rotating Arts Program. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS Index No.: 31087-13Date of Filing: November12, 2014SUPREME COURT OF THESTATE OF NEW YORKCOUNTY OF SUFFOLK--------------xPENNYMAC HOLDINGS,LLC, Plaintiff,-against-EROL TUZUN, if living, orif either or all be dead, theirwives, husb More...

Manzi is reelected to WB Fire Commission

In a contested race for a seat on the West Babylon Fire Commission, incumbent Commissioner John Manzi was reelected to another five-year term. He faced opposition from former Fire Chief Vincent Senzamici. More...

Lindenhurst voters pass bond issue; plans for renovations underway

Voters in the Lindenhurst School District approved an $8.8 million "Safe and Sound" bond in a referendum held Tues., Dec. 2. The results were 376 to 261. More...

 

People/Social

West Babylon Taxpayers Assoc. inducts new officers

The West Babylon Taxpayers Association, whose mission it is to support and promote a positive quality of life for adults and children in West Babylon, held its installation of officers. Attending the event were S.C. Leg. More...

West Islip Babylon students sign letters of intent for college sports

The following West Islip High School senior student athletes recently signed letters of intent to play for a Division 1 or 2 college. More...

Islip Historical Society honors Rudy Prashad

On Oct. 22, the Historical Society of Islip Hamlet presented Rudy Prashad with its Pride in the Community Award. Mr. Prashad has resurrected the once defunct Islip Theater, now Islip Cinemas. Pictured with Mr. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

Many Riverhead Raceway competitors shone brightly at the 2014 Turkey Derby at Wall (NJ) Stadium Speedway on November 28-30. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Wanted to cite recent “Petacular Acts of Kindness” at Babylon Animal Shelter by people, some complete strangers, that have never visited, but who have responded to serious situations or particular pets in need. More...

Obituaries

Geraldine “Geri” Prohaska, longtime resident of Babylon Village and employee with E.W. Howell Construction Co.

Geraldine “Geri” Prohaska, nee Kleine, died Oct. 29, 2014 in North Port, Florida. She lived in Babylon from 1944 until 1990, and was 86 years old. Born in Teaneck, New Jersey to Harry A. and Frieda E. Kleine, she married Edward J. More...

Gordon Werner, former owner of Lindenhurst Funeral Home and local youth advocate

Gordon Werner, the former owner of the Lindenhurst Funeral Home and proponent of establishing the Lindenhurst Youth Center, died Oct. 23, 2014. He was 63 years old. Mr. Werner was born in Lindenhurst. More...

Opinion

Let’s put credit where credit is due with regard to special tax exemptions

Over the years, we have observed school districts and municipalities as they have held hearings on approving special tax exemptions for various groups such as veterans, firefighters and the disabled. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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Give presence for Christmas this year

Dear Editor: Christmas is not about the Christmas presents...it is about being present at Church services or Mass, visiting, volunteering or being with the ones you love and family and friends. More...













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