June 4, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Residents petition Lindenhurst Village for plan to clean up local park

A resident presented the Lindenhurst Village Board with a petition signed by almost 600 residents calling upon the Village to clean up and maintain a small park in their neighborhood.  The conditions at Lt. More...

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Schools/Sports

West Babylon H.S. athletes sign National Letters of Intent

Five West Babylon Senior High School seniorathletes signed National Letters of Intent to continue playing their sport at Division III colleges/universities.  More...

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Babylon News & Muse

•No one can deny the pride that the alumni of Babylon High School show by attending reunions. This year there will be several such celebrations, including the classes of 1984 and 1985. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

It’s the end of an era; actually the end of a reign of terror too. Last week my tripod cat “Veto” succumbed to kidney failure at the age of 17, only months shy of 18 years old. Veto was not your typical pet cat. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, June 7   More...

Town of Babylon presents Family Wellness and Awareness Day June 6

The Town of Babylon Coalitions in conjunction with the Town of Babylon presents Family Wellness and Awareness Day, Sat. June 6, 4 to 7 p.m. at Tanner Park in Copiague. More...

Eastern Star supermarket Bingo fundraiser June 12

Pyramid Chapter #504 Order of the Eastern Star will hold a supermarket Bingo fundraiser Fri., June 12 at the Masonic Lodge, 250 West Main St. Babylon. The doors open 6:30 p.m. Admission is $7 and reservations are required. More...

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SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK COUNTY OF SUFFOLK Index #: 063012/2013 Filed: 3/27/2015 SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS Plaintiff designates Suffolk County as the place of trial. More...

It was a grand Memorial Day parade in Babylon

Maureen Murphy, whose son Lt. Michael P. Murphy was killed in Afghanistan, was the grand marshall of the Babylon Village Memorial Day Parade Mon., May 25. More...

Memorial Day 2015

Boy scout and girl scout troops and service organizations visited Long Island National Cemetery at Pinelawn last week to place flags at the headstones of all American service men and women in commemo More...

Spring Weekend Events

Saturday, June 6   • Safe Boating Course at the West Islip Library, 2111 Rte., 109, 669-5445 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  • Family Wellness and Awareness Day at Tanner Park in Copiague from 4 to 7 p.m.  More...

 

People/Social

Darrel Ford of Babylon personates Walt Whitman

Darrel Ford of Babylon has been very busy with appearances during March, the month of the sesquicentennial of Lincoln’s death and the end of the Civil War. More...

Honor & Remember in Babylon

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Honor & Remember at Pinelawn Cemetery

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Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Simply Creative Vegetables: Thurs., June 9, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Add some flare to your vegetable dishes. Registration underway.  More...

Obituaries

Lena Bell Adams, Copiague resident, secretary and coordinator at Tri-County Health Center

Mrs. Lena Bell Adams, a resident of Copiague (formerly of Amityville), died suddenly March 24, 2015 at Good Samaritan Hospital. She was 72 years old.  More...

Opinion

Long Island’s future depends on vision and change

The 147th Belmont Stakes takes place Saturday, and organizers of Belmont Park are working to ensure that there is not a repeat of last year when more than 100,000 people attended and the park could not adequately accommodate that number with food, fa More...

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Colleges must do more to meet low-income students’ needs

Paying for college may soon become easier—especially for low-income students.  President Obama just issued a Student Aid Bill of Rights that orders the federal government tofind ways to help students repay their loans.The presidential dire More...













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