July 16, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Farmingdale's Hartranft to be inducted into National Lacrosse Hall of Fame

Longtime Farmingdale Dalers boys lacrosse head coach Bob Hartranft is headed to the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame.  More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, July 17   •Soldier Ride begins at Babylon Town Hall, at 7 a.m. For more information call Gordon’s office at 631- 957-3127.  • Jim Rheel and the Banjo Rascals concert 8 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Erin MacQuarrie of Babylon High School named Brine National Lacrosse All-Star

Babylon Junior-Senior High School eighth-grader Erin MacQuarrie has been named as a 2015 Brine National All-Star and has been selected to represent New York at the 2015 Brine National Lacrosse Academy and Brine National Lacrosse Classic to be held in More...

FOWL BALL

Coverage of the LI Ducks

The Ducks were looking for a shot in the arm, and that was exactly what Mickey Jannis was able to give them.  The right-hander whirled a gem of a game giving up only three hits in a season high eight and one-third innings of shutout baseball wit More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•We had several lovely days in a row last weekend and everyone is hoping for a continuation.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Our local libraries have changed in the computer age. Rather than merely being a collection of books, journals and reference material, they have expanded into interactive, information depositories and community centers. More...

Obituaries

P. Kevin Brosnahan, Babylon attorney, West Islip resident and Democratic party supporter

Patrick Kevin Brosnahan, resident of West Islip and a longtime attorney in Babylon Village died in his office June 15, 2015. More...

Sister Marie Carey, Dominican Sister from Amityville and former teacher at OLPH School in Lindenhurst

Sister Marie Carey, a member of the Dominican Sisters of Amityville and a former teacher at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Elementary School in Lindenhurst, and St. Martin of Tours School in Amityville, died June 30, 2015. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice of formation of RNC Dock, LLC. Articles of organization filed with the secretary of State of New York SSNY on June 2, 2015. Office located in Suffolk County. More...

Breaking News - 7/10/2015 5:29 PM

Fire shutters popular Babylon restaurant - Free Access

Owner says he's rebuilding better than before

by Michael Manukian and Carolyn James The message on the answering machine for Francesco’s Pizzeria and Italian restaurant in Babylon is upbeat and customers are advised that on July 4, the restaurant suffered a major fire. More...

Babylon to host 8th annual Soldier ride July 17th

More than 1,000 riders are expected to hit the streets and highways for next week’s Warrior Ride in Babylon. More...

News from Lindenhurst Village Mayor Tom Brennan

If you look outside your home in the streets around Lindenhurst and our surrounding communities, you will probably notice some type of drainage basin. During a rainstorm, have you ever wondered where our stormwater goes?  More...

 

People/Social

Deer Park commemorates Vietnam War’s 50th Anniversary

Staff and students from Deer Park High School SADD Club participated in a moving memorial service at Long Island National Cemetery in East Farmingdale on June 20 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, assisting in reading the 4,123 n More...

Babylon United Methodist Nursery contributes to the Community

The Babylon United Methodist Church Nursery School held its fourth annual Block Out Hunger Day to raise the children’s awareness of the needs of others in the community. More...

Cub Scout Jake Gross awarded Arrow of Light

Jake Gross of Pack 383 Webelos completed the necessary requirements to qualify for the Arrow of Light, the highest award in Cub Scouting. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Family Tree Trackers Genealogy Group: Thurs., July 23, 7 - 8 p.m. Discuss your latest discoveries, ask about how to navigate those brick walls, or find out what to do next. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, July 19   More...

Car wash Sunday

The Babylon Youth Project is holding a car wash fundraiser, Sunday, July 19 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will be held in the parking lot of Proto Dental, 143 N. More...

AMVETS dinner dance July 25

AMVETS Post #18, 141 Carleton Ave., East Islip is having a fundraiser dinner dance, Sat., July 25, 7 to 11 p.m. There will be dinner with tap beer, wine and soda and dancing. Attire is casual. The DJ is from TDB Entertainment. More...

Opinion

Drunk driving remains a social Leviathan

The death of a father and his two beautiful children at the hands of an individual who had been drinking before getting into his car and driving along Southern State Parkway, as well as the serious injuries to another youngster at the hands of a drun More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Wake up America, your attention to the goings on in the White House is needed

Dear Editor:  President Obama’s strategy seems to be if you can’t dazzle them with brilliance, then baffle them with bull crap.  The midterm results plainly showed that you can fool some of the people some of the time, but you c More...













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