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Schools/Sports

Please meet our 2017 local scholars

•Named to the dean’s list at Merrimack College, North Andover, Massachusetts for the spring semester is Daniel Schweitzer of West Islip and Meghan McHugh of Babylon.  More...

West Islip H.S. Robotics Team participates in Long Island Regional Robotics Tournament

West Islip High School’s FIRST Robotics Team 871 participated in the School Business Partnership of Long Island’s Regional Robotics Tournament at Hofstra University on April 1, winning the prestigious 2017 Innovation in Control award for More...

Lindenhurst H.S. Shattered Dreams program promotes responsible decision-making

The Lindenhurst High School Student Council, with the support from Lindy Community Cares, dramatized the consequences of drinking and driving with “Shattered Dreams,” a program that promotes responsible decisionmaking by high school stude More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, September 24 More...

Walk-A-Thon and Blood Drive September 24

The Christina Renna Foundation Inc. will hold its 2017 Walk-A-Thon and Blood Drive, Sun., Sept. 24, 10 a.m. at the Lindenhurst Middle School Track.  All proceeds will benefit children’s cancer research at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. More...

Mayor to host “Coffee and Conversation” event Saturday; Village also holding STOP Day and shredding event that day

Mayor Ralph Scordino will be holding an open reception, “Coffee and Conversation,” for residents on Sat., Sept. 23, 10 a.m. to noon, in the Village Board room, Village Hall, 153 W. Main St., Babylon. Everyone is invited.  More...

Opinion

Gary Sinise comes to Long Island in support of patriots

Gary Sinise, an actor, musician and all-around good guy, came to Long Island earlier this month to help raise money for his foundation, the Gary Sinise Foundation, whose mission is to serve our nation by honoring our defenders, veterans, first respon More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Reader defends cartoonist Kevin Eastwood, and his point of view

Dear Editor:  I would like to respond to James Connors who wrote a letter that appeared in your paper criticizing the paper’s political cartoonist, Kevin Eastwood (Reader: Cartoonist Kevin Eastwood got it wrong—again).  More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, September 22   •Pyramid Chapter #594 Order of the Eastern Star will hold a Chinese auction fundraiser, Fri., Sept. 22. Doors open at 6 p.m. The event will be held at the Masonic Lodge, 250 Main St., Babylon. More...

 

People/Social

Michael John Tatti, 2010 North Babylon grad, graduates Stetson University

Michael John Tatti has received his Juris Doctor degree from Florida Coastal School of Law on May 19 2017. More...

New clock installed on South Wellwood Avenue

A new clock was installed at the monument plaza on South Wellwood Avenue. The new clock was funded by donations from the Lindenhurst Business Improvement District along with other community groups, residents and local businesses.  More...

West Babylon woman is running to help veterans

Christine Tamney of West Babylon promised herself that she would run her first marathon before turning 39. Now, at the age of 51, she prepares to run one of the world’s premier marathons for a third time.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•While we weathered Hurricane Jose, the poor people in the U.S. and British Virgin Islands, as well as Puerto Rico, have been hit with still another huge storm: Hurricane Maria. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Empty the Shelters!” This sounds like The Man of La Mancha singing about an impossible dream but it isn’t when the BISSELL Pet Foundation organizes such an adoption event. On Sat., Sept. More...

Obituaries

Michael Vadala, Lindenhurst HS graduate, volunteer firefighter and EMT, at 24 - Free Access

Michael Vadala grew up in Lindenhurst with a passion for sports. He played lacrosse and ice hockey, often on the same team as his younger brother Corey. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1303816, liquor, beer and wine has been applied for by the undersigned to sell liquor, beer and wine at retail in a restaurant under the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law at 209 Rail More...













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