April 16, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

One injured in Lindenhurst car wreck

The Lindenhurst Fire Department responded to a two-car accident at Sunrise Highway and Straight Path about 1:30 a.m. Sat., April 4. More...

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Schools/Sports

Woodhull elementary students learn about writing

Woodhull Elementary School students had the chance to learn about the writing profession first-hand when author Maria LaPlaca Bohrer visited the building as part of the school’s PARP program.  More...

Deer Park H.S. revamps school store the Falcon’s Nest

A revamped edition of Deer Park High School’s school store, the Falcon’s Nest, recently reopened to a positive reception by students and staff alike.  The store is open during all lunch periods at the school, and for the first time, More...

Amanda Crowley and Sarah Valencia to create works of art with BVAC supplies

The Babylon Village Arts Council (BVAC) announced that it will have an art partnership program with the Babylon High School Art Department to foster the love of art in the next generation. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Getting Ready to Babysit: Thurs., April 23, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Grades 6-9.This program will teach you about child safety, developmental stages and age-appropriate activities. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, April 19  •No scheduled meetings . . .  MONDAY, April 20   More...

BVAC Sunday Classical Music Series

Babylon Village Arts Council presents its Sunday Classical Music Series featuring Long Island violinist James Grascek Sun., April 19. The event begins at 2:30 p.m. in the commmity room at the Babylon Publc Library. More...

Dennis Rueb fundraiser and auction April 18

A Chinese auction/dinner dance will be held at the Moose Lodge, 728 South Sixth St., Lindenhurst, Sat., April 18, 6 to 10 p.m. to help Dennis Rueb who is battling cancer. More...

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Public Notices -

Your right to know

SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS Index No.: 069522/2014 Date of Filing: March 23, 2015 SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK COUNTY OF SUFFOLK U.S. More...

Babylon Village passes a "no tax-rate increase" budget for 2015-16

The Babylon Village Board approved a budget for the 2015-16 year calling for a zero percent increase in taxes. More...

Working hard to save the Lindenhurst "skyline"

Emile Kienle, a lifelong resident of Lindenhurst, is on a mission. She wants to help save a Lindenhurst icon.  More...

F'dale School District unveils proposed budget

The Farmingdale School District is proposing a budget for the coming year of $157,357,708, an increase of approximately a half percent over last year’s budget.  The proposed spending plan is within the New York State tax cap with an estima More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, April 17   • Conklin House One Woman Art Show from 7 to 9 p.m. located at 280 Deer Park Avenue. Admission is free. Questions? Call 631-669-8164.  Saturday, April 18   More...

 

People/Social

Two locals receive NEFCU scholarships

Jean Stigliano of West Babylon and Elodie Jean of Farmingdale are among 10 students to receive a scholarship from the Long Island-based credit union NEFCU.  More...

Alleghany Avenue students lauded for participation in reading contest

Alleghany Avenue Elementary School took part in a reading contest sponsored by the Lindenhurst Youth Center between Nov. 3, 2014 and Jan. 9, 2015. Students were encouraged to read as much as they could and were asked to log their reading minutes. More...

Babylon student interns in College Works program

Stephen Russell, a resident of Babylon and a graduate of Babylon High School, Class of 2011, has been chosen for an internship program that allows students to open and operate their own businesses.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•Helen O’Shea, a longtime resident of Babylon Village and member of St. Joseph’s Parish, celebrated her 90th birthday on April 11, 2015. She celebrated the lovely day with her children, grandchildren and extended family. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Home checks are an integral part of most rescue groups’ adoption process. More...

Obituaries

Oak Beach resident and civic leader Gus Coletti

Gus Coletti, a longtime resident of Oak Beach and a staunch civic leader for his community, died March 17, 2015.  More...

Opinion

Hubble Space Telescope, she is us

For as many mysteries as she has revealed looking into the depths of our universe, the Hubble Space Telescope has held on to one greater secret—it is the mystery of how an inanimate object managed to capture the hearts and minds of its creators More...

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