February 15, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

WBHS makes full court press to honor former coaches

Two coaches that spent most of their professional careers at West Babylon High School will now have their names forever linked with the basketball court.  On Jan. More...

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Schools/Sports

Please meet the 2018 local scholars

•The following students have been named to dean’s list at Hofstra University: Azhad Bajwa of Deer Park; Jennifer Bendersky of West Islip; Kayla Benson of North Babylon; Christopher Birsner of Lindenhurst; More...

West Babylon Class of 2017 recognized by College Board as Advanced Placement Scholars

Seventy-four West Babylon Senior High School students and Class of 2017 graduates have been recognized by the College Board as Advanced Placement Scholars for exceptional achievement on the May 2017 national exams. More...

Frost FACS students show compassion with cookies

Seventh-graders in family and consumer science classes at Deer Park’s Robert Frost Middle School recently showed their compassion by making 25 dozen cookies for The Mercy INN soup kitchen in Wyandanch, using their baking techniques and culinary More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •How Will The New Tax Law Impact Your Retirement: Tues., Feb. 20 2-3 p.m. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, February 18 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, February 19 More...

Babylon Village Arts Council presents featured artist Sal Ingoglia

Babylon Village Arts Council is proud to present Sal Ingoglia, a self-taught portrait artist, as its featured artist at Sterling National Bank. His focus and intention when doing a portrait is to capture the essence of the person or animal. More...

King’s challengers line up to greet Democratic voters

The February meeting of the Judy Jacobs Central Oyster Bay Democratic Club will be held, Tues., 20, 2018, 7:30 p.m. at the Plainview-Old Bethpage Community Center in Haypath Park, Haypath Road, Old Bethpage. More...

Obituaries

Janet Campisi, longtime West Babylon resident; St. Joseph’s choir member

Emanuel J. Campisi was a 15- year-old sophomore at Bushwick High School in Brooklyn when he first met Janet Viola. The two lived a mile apart from each other and both attended a dance at St. Joseph’s Church in Brooklyn.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK US Bank National Association, as Trustee for Wachovia Mortgage Loan Trust, Asset- Backed Certificates, Series 2006-AMN1, Plaintiff AGAINST Diane Savickas; Michael& More...

Breaking News - 2/15/2018 3:27 PM

Police and Good Samaritan save occupants from burning car - Free Access

Driver arrested for DWI

Suffolk County Police today arrested a man for driving while intoxicated following a single-vehicle crash during which the vehicle occupants were saved from the burning vehicle by police officers and a Good Samaritan. More...

Police looking for witnesses to hit and run that seriously injured pedestrian in Lindenhurst - Free Access

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating a hit-and-run crash that seriously injured a pedestrian in Lindenhurst, on Saturday. Police gave this account:  More...

Law under consideration in NY to reimburse fire departments for EMS, ambulance services

Bill kicking around Albany gets major support this year

A bill calling for insurance companies to reimburse local volunteer fire departments for the cost of providing emergency medical services has been languishing in Albany for almost a decade. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, February 16   •On Fri., Feb. 16 at 4:15 p.m., the library will have C•On Fri., Feb. 16 at 5 p.m., the library will have Tween Evening Movie: The Ninjago Movie. Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111.  More...

 

People/Social

Christina Renna Foundation “An Angel’s Wish” Gala

The Christina Renna Foundation held its annual “An Angel’s Wish” Gala to benefit childhood cancer. More...

Lindenhurst MS teacher recognized as a ‘Bright Light’

Lindenhurst Middle School sixth-grade English language arts and social studies teacher, Mildred Mirabile, was recently recognized by the Association of Suffolk Supervisors for Educational Technologies as a Bright Light Award recipient. More...

Ice cream truck applications now being accepted

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Long Island Region, is accepting applications for Ice Cream truck permits at Belmont Lake, Heckscher, Hempstead Lake and Valley Stream State Parks for May 1 through Oct. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•It’s the middle of February and we’re more than halfway through winter and at the beginning of Lent. More...

Local companies—and families—anchor their lives to Long Island’s Great South Bay

NY Boat Show features many area boating companies

The Progressive New York Boat Show organized by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) took place Jan. 24-28 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

In about a week “Pets” in the Beacon (where it all began) will be 35 years old, while inclusion in the Record and Post began about 12 years ago. The first “Pets” was published on Feb. 24, 1983. More...

Opinion

A call from the common man

You may agree, or not, with holding a national parade to honor our military.  You might believe that the DACA program should remain in place or that major changes to our immigration program must be implemented to ensure the safety and security o More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Long Island cannot afford offshore drilling

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Dear Editor:  As residents of communities along the South Shore, we should be alarmed at the news that the President wants to expand offshore oil drilling along, among other places, the Atlantic Coast. More...













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