April 28, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

WI boys lax tops powerhouse Ward Melville, 9-7

It is tough to get a bigger and better matchup than West Islip and Ward Melville. More...

Covering the Cosmos

Cosmos dominate Jacksonville on Star Wars Night

It was Star Wars Night at Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium, and the force was definitely with the New York Cosmos. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

We were asked to rescue two cats left behind in an apartment more than a month after their owner took her own life. Of course, this was quite upsetting. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, May 1 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, May 2 More...

Lecture on the Negative Effects of Social Media, May 3

A free lecture on the Negative Effects of Social Media will be held Tues., May 3, 4 to 6 p.m. at South Oaks Hospital, 400 Sunrise Hwy., Amityville in the chapel/ auditorium. More...

Marconi Lodge to host Cinco de Mayo social

On Thurs., May 5, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., the Marconi Lodge, 333 Moffitt Blvd., Islip, will host a Cinco de Mayo social. The cost per person is $20 for a buffet dinner, including wine, beer, soda, coffee and refreshments. Music will be by DJ Rick. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLKJPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, PlaintiffAGAINSTSusan Casaburri a/k/a SusanHolpitCasaburri a/k/a SusanHolpit Casaburri a/k/a Susan Holpit-Casaburri a/k/aSusan Holpit a/k/a SusanCasaburriHolpit a More...

Copiague School Board approves budget; within NYS tax cap

The Copiague School District will present a proposed budget of $115.17 million for the coming year, a budget-to-budget increase of 2.7 percent. More...

Lindenhurst Village sues recycler for non-compliance

Lindenhurst Village has won a temporary restraining order from Supreme Court, Suffolk County, against One World Recycling (OWR), a business on North Queens Avenue. More...

 

People/Social

Ted Gladkowski presented proclamation for his military service

S.C. Leg. Tom Barraga (R-West Islip) recently met with Ted Gladkowski and his spouse Mary to present Ted with a proclamation honoring him for his military service. More...

Natalie S. Harnett discusses her book May 24

The Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) is bringing Natalie S. Harnett to the BACCA Arts Center, Tues., May 24, 7 p.m. The arts center is located at 149 North Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst. More...

Brian James Fitzmaurice successfully completes Eagle Board of Review

Brian James Fitzmaurice, of Islip Terrace, successfully completed his Eagle Board of Review on Sept. 23, 2015, officially making him the 61st Eagle Scout of Troop 205 of Great River, East Islip and Islip Terrace. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •An Evening with Andy Cooney: Tues., May 3, 7-8 p.m. Andy Cooney will be here to entertain in the tradition of the great Irish Tenors. Tickets will be issued at registration and are required. More...

Obituaries

James J. Gilmore, veteran and civil engineer, at 87

James J. Gilmore, a longtime resident of Amityville and a civil engineer who worked on the construction of dams and power plants throughout the world, died on Mon., Jan. 11, 2016 with his wife by his side. He was 87 years old. More...

Opinion

Time to demand accountability for Bethpage plume

GUEST EDITORIAL

This past week, Newsday (April 21, Meeting Focus: What to do with Bethpage plume water) detailed a meeting that was held in Bethpage hosted by the Navy, in which state officials and others were in attendance. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

A call to action to save our democracy

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

It is great to see the level of interest many people have taken in the New York State primary this week but it is irrelevant if our system of democracy is failing. Why is it failing? More...













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