August 13, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Lindenhurst Schools welcome new ass't superintendents

The Lindenhurst Union Free School District welcomes Dr. Lisa Omeis to her new role as assistant to the superintendent for elementary and curriculum instruction, effective July 1, 2015.  More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, August 14   • Jan Wickline and the Amber City Band in concert at the Argyle Park Gazebo concert starts at 8 p.m. Admission is free. In the event of rain concert will be held in the Babylon H.S. auditorium. More...

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Schools/Sports

Babylon High School hosts career breakfast

Babylon High School students in Claire Reilly and Andrew Marulis’s marketing, accounting and virtual enterprise classes had the chance to learn about a variety of business professions during the school’s Catch a Career Breakfast.  More...

Babylon students research for Covanta contest

Babylon School District students showcased their original research projects as they competed in this year’s Covantage EcoTech Scholarship Contest.  More...

THE GRADUATES

Babylon High School

It was a day of pride and celebration as 147 students from the Class of 2015 were led onto Coach Williams Memorial Field by the American Celtic Band and color guard during the annual Babylon Junior- Senior High School commencement exercise.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Deer Park Library,  44 Lake Ave. • 586-300  •Home Brewing: Tues., Aug. 18, 7-8:15 p.m. Learn how simple it is to make your own brews at home and what you need to get started. Registration is mandatory.  More...

Obituaries

Lillian Kiesel Wang, Babylon High School graduate, nurse

Lillian Kiesel Wang, a graduate of Babylon High School and a registered nurse, died July 2, 2015 in Florida, surrounded by family. She was 89 years old.  Mrs. Wang was born Feb. 9, 1926 in Clason Point, Bronx. More...

Breaking News - 8/18/2015 9:23 AM

County health officials close Tanner beach - Free Access

High levels of bacteria found in water

Tanner Park Beach in Copiague is closed to bathing due to the finding of bacteria at levels that exceed New York State standards.   According to Suffolk County Commissioner of Health Dr. More...

Linda Rozzi begins new role as Babylon Schools superintendent

Babylon Schools new superintendent, Linda Rozzi, had her eye on the Babylon School district long before she began in her new role on July 1, 2015. More...

Good Samaritan Hospital honors volunteers, awards scholarships

The Guilds of Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center recently presented $1,500 scholarships to three exemplary junior volunteers. More...

 

People/Social

Siben recognized by the Nassau County Bar Association

Stephen G. Siben, of Siben and Siben, 90 E. Main St., Bay Shore, was recently recognized by the Nassau County Bar Association for actively practicing law for 50 years.   More...

Babylon Grade School scores big nationwide

Babylon Memorial Grade School’s fifth- and sixth-grade national current events teams once again secured top placement as they competed in the National Current Events Olympiad.  More...

Rainbow Center in Lindenhurst gets new lights

The Village of Lindenhurst has been using Federal Community Development Funds to install new energy-efficient lights and ceilings at the Rainbow Community Center. The new lights will help reduce the overall electric cost at the Community Center. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Reunions can be lots of fun, but there’s always a worry (especially during graduating class gatherings) that someone from your past will think or say you look older or heavier. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, August 16   More...

Bethel A.M.E. Vacation Bible School August 17 to 21

The Bethel A.M.E. Church in Copiague is hosting a Vacation Bible School Aug. 17-21 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. More...

Fire Island Lighthouse Society offers August events

The Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society (FILPS) has scheduled events for August.  On Sat., Aug. 15 and Sun., Aug. 16, the Amateur Radio Lighthouse Weekend will be held. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1287693, for beer, wine and liquor has been applied for by the undersigned to sell beer, wine and liquor at retail under the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law at 33 35 37 R More...













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