August 6, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, August 7   • National Lighthouse Day and reduced tower tour fees all day. Parking is in Field 5 of Robert Moses State Park. More...

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Schools/Sports

Deer Park H.S. provides caring support for teens, moms and babies at Madonna Heights

Students in Paula Behrens’ child psychology and development class at Deer Park High School are providing caring support for teens, moms and babies at the local Madonna Heights center in Dix Hills as part of a dedicated community service project More...

North Babylon H.S. Drama Club performs Mame

On March 20 and 21, the North Babylon High School Drama Club’s theatrical production of Mame was presented to school and community members.  More...

Babylon students are hands on in science lab

Exploratory scientific learning is starting early at Babylon Elementary School as students are engaging in inquiry based, hands-on projects within the building’s new science lab.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Yoga: Mondays, Aug. 10,17,24,31, Sept. 14, 6-7 p.m. Non-refundable $20 fee. Bring a yoga mat. Registration underway.  More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, August 9 More...

Presbyterian Church summer fair August 15

Community Presbyterian Church will hold its summer fair, Aug. 15, 1 to 7 p.m. at the church, 1843 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park. Admission is free. Events include live music and entertainment, face painting, games, bouncy house and fun for the family. More...

Fire Island Lighthouse schedules August events

Fri., Aug. 7 is National Lighthouse Day. There will be reduced tower tour fees all day.  More...

Opinion

The dollars and devotion that make up the face of baseball

New York Met second baseman Wilmer Flores played last Wednesday’s game against the Padres knowing full well that it was likely to be his last in the blue and orange.  More...

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Bridge across Sound is the economic boost Long Island needs

“A Bridge Too Far,” a 1977 epic warfilm concerning the failed allied World War II “Operation Market Garden” in the Netherlands, got its name from a British General who said at the time “I think we may be going a bridge t More...

There's music at the Gazebo, it must be summer in Babylon Village

With summer well underway, one of Babylon Village’s most popular events is keeping families tappin’ their feet and clappin’ their hands.  It’s Friday night at the Babylon Gazebo and band shell, featuring musicians offerin More...

WWII defense workers honored at Long Island Republic Airport

Josephine Rachiele, 91, remembered many things about her days building Republic P-47 fighterbombers in Republic Aviation Building 17. She remembers meeting the “good looking” Tommy Dorson, for example, and working with her sisters.  More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Rotary holds meeting at LI Yacht Club

S.C. Leg. Legislator Kevin McCaffrey (R-Lindenhurst) recently had the opportunity to visit the Babylon Rotary Club as a guest speaker. The event took place at the Long Island Yacht Club, where the Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at 12:15 p.m.  More...

Our Lady of Consolation recognizes volunteers

Our Lady of Consolation Nursing & Rehabilitative Care Center, West Islip, recognized its 204 volunteers during National Volunteer Appreciation Week in May with a gift for each volunteer and plans to hold a summer barbecue in their honor.  More...

Babylon Masonic Lodge installs new Mason

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino and Deputy Supervisor Anthony Martinez recently attended the installation for the Babylon Lodge No. 793, Free and Accepted Masons in the Village of Babylon. More...

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Babylon News & Muse

•A lot of readers will be happy to know that Nicky’s on the Bay in Bay Shore has finally reopened. Also they will be holding a clam shucking contest on Tues., Aug. 11, sponsored by the West Islip Breast Cancer Coalition. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Oh, Our Darling,  Oh, Our Darling,  Oh, Our Darling, Clementine,  How we want your legs to be fine!”  More...

Obituaries

David Schega, longtime Babylon Village resident, veteran

David Schega, a longtime resident of Babylon and a veteran, died June 5, 2015 as a result of complications of diabetes. He was 69 years old.  His friends remembered him fondly and recalled a man who was quiet, witty and friendly.  More...

John Fogarty, Babylon Village resident, St. Joseph’s R.C. Church usher and Navy veteran

John Fogarty, a veteran of the U.S. Navy, a longtime resident of Babylon Village and usher at St. Joseph’s R.C. Church, Babylon, died June 28, 2015.  Born in Brooklyn, he attended schools there and enlisted in the U.S. More...

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NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK Bank of America, N.A., Plaintiff AGAINST Christopher Pirozzi; Jennifer Pirozzi; et al., Defendant(s) Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale duly  More...













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