July 9, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, July 10   • Introduction to Tai Chi at the North Babylon library, 815 Deer Park Ave., 669-4020. July 10, 17, 24, 31 from 10-11 a.m.  Saturday, July 11   More...

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Schools/Sports

Please meet the 2015 local scholars

•The following Babylon residents have been named to the dean’s list at Alvernia University, Reading, Pennsylvania. •Melissa Podolsky, of Lindenhurst, was named to the Emmanuel College dean’s list for the spring semester. More...

Lindenhurst High School students take part in mini-college fair

Lindenhurst High School students recently took part in a minicollege fair. The high school hosted the event to assist students in their exploration of postsecondary educational options. More...

Babylon Elementary School students work to become published authors

Babylon Elementary School kindergarten and second-grade students are working to become published authors during their studies with school media specialist, Teri Polis. 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, July 12   More...

Clam bake to be held July 15

The Lindenhurst Republican Club will be holding its seventh annual clam bake, Wed., July 15, 6 to 9 p.m. at Chateau La Mer, 845 South Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst.  More...

Dahlia Basics class July 16

The Long Island Dahlia Society will hold a Dahlia Basics class onThurs., July 16 in the East Islip Public Library, 381 East Main St., Montauk Hwy, East Islip. Learn from the experts how to grow large dahlias. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK, WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., Plaintiff, vs. SABAHATTIN S. SENDUR; SONGUL A. SENDER A/ K/ A SONGUL A. More...

Breaking News - 7/15/2015 3:55 PM

Babylon Warrior ride set for Friday - Free Access

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North Babylon’s Lauren Williams transfers to Stony Brook

North Babylon girls basketball standout, Lauren Williams, has decided to come back home.  After spending her freshman season at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida, the rising sophomore has decided to transfer closer to home and e More...

 

People/Social

Officer Ronald Treanor receives Top Cop award

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez, Councilman Tom Donnelly and Receiver of Taxes Corinne DiSomma to honor Officer Ronald Treanor of Suffolk County’s 1st Precinct for receiving the Our Lady More...

Matthew Avery McGovern of North Babylon becomes Eagle Scout

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined with Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez and Councilwoman Jackie Gordon to congratulate Matthew Avery McGovern for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest honor in the Boy Scouts organizatio More...

Patricia Howlett of West Islip receives her Ph.D.

Patricia Howlett of West Islip, elder law attorney, recently received her Ph.D. in leadership and public policy from Tennessee Temple University (now Piedmont International University). More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•Sad news. One of Babylon’s older and most community-minded women, Joy Torrey, died at home this past Monday. Joy touched so many people in Babylon and the area in one way or another.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

There’s a Pointer cat at Babylon Shelter. No, she is not a canine/feline hybrid, but instead an amazing orange tabby that points much like the stately sporting breed. More...

Obituaries

June Lester, former Lindenhurst resident, St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church parishioner

June Lester, a resident of the Bristal Assisted Living in Massapequa and a former longtime resident of Lindenhurst, died June 4, 2015. She was 92 years old.  Mrs. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Let’s do more to honor our veterans

EDITORIAL

July 4th was a beautiful day with parades and ceremonies across the country to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776.  More...

Diving into reading this summer to avoid “the slide”

  Summer has arrived, and along with carefree days and time spent at the beaches and pools or taking exciting trips, our children will also experience what some educators call the “summer slide.”   That phrase refers to the amo More...













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