October 22, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Village and School District enter into intermunicipal agreement

Village of Babylon and Babylon School District officials recently met to officially announce their 10-month agreement for garbage pickup and school building security during after-hours at the Babylon Junior-Senior High School on Thurs., Sept. 24. More...

WISD considering floating a bond to complete major repairs on facilities

The West Islip School District held a presentation at a school board meeting last month presenting its case for a $49.96 million capital bond project for 2015.  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

N.B. H.S. invited to perform monologues at Stage the Change conference

Theatre students at North Babylon High School have been invited to perform monologues at the annual Stage the Change conference on Nov. 7.  More...

West Babylon H.S. musicians to represent school at NYSCAME/SCMEA Festival

Based on their outstanding musical talents, several West Babylon High School student-musicians will represent their school at the 2015 NYSCAME/ SCMEA All-County Music Festival and the NYSSMA All-State Festival.  More...

Football recap October 8-11

It was built up to be the heavyweight battle of the season… Longwood at Lindenhurst.  Originally supposed to be at 6 p.m. on Fri., Oct. 9, due to a torrential downpour on that night it was pushed back 24 hours. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624   •Adult Games in the Afternoon: Mon., Oct. 26, 1 p.m. in the Community Room. Bring card or board games.   More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, October 25   More...

St. John’s Evangelical Church craft fair to be held Nov. 6 & 7 and Barn Dance Nov. 14

St. John’s Evangelical Church is getting busy. The group began the summer with its 15th Annual Strawberry Fest, followed by the very first St. John’s Reunion in July with letters from past members. More...

Sister of Greater Long Island holding luncheon

Sisters of Greater Long Island, Inc. an African-American Breast Cancer Support Group will hold its 2015 annual fundraiser Luncheon at The Chateau La Mer, 845 South Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst. The event will be held Sat., Oct. 24, 1 to 4 p.m.  More...

Opinion

Concern for indoor plants leaves me with a dilemma

GUEST EDITORIAL

I have a green thumb. There, I admit it. Plants flourish under my watch and flowers thrive. Why I don’t know, but they just do. Too much, as a matter of fact. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Sitting home on Election Day counts for nothing

Election Day is Tues., Nov. 3. If you are not registered to vote, do so now.  Your vote is your voice as an American citizen. More...

Breaking News - 10/24/2015 3:55 PM

Missing Babylon Man Found - Free Access

He disappeared from Babylon Village

|width=141|height=250|link=node|align=left]UPDATE:   Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives announce that they have found a mentally disabled Babylon man they reported missing from  the Bayview Rest Home yesterday.  More...

Number of students who opted out of tests in BSD skews results

About 60 percent of Babylon School District students in grades three through eight opted out of last year's Common Core state assessments in English Language Arts (ELA) and Math, limiting the effectiveness of using the test results data to inform ins More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, October 23   • Chess Club grades 1-5 at the North Babylon library from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., North Babylon library, 815 Deer Park Avenue, North Babylon, 631-669-4020. More...

 

People/Social

Michael Aaron Rotolo receives Eagle Scout rank

S.C. Leg. Kevin McCaffrey (R-Lindenhurst) recently participated in the Eagle Court of Honor for Troop 183’s Michael Aaron Rotolo, a Lindenhurst resident. More...

Beacon editor recognized at Journalist convention

Carolyn James, editor of the Massapequa Post, Amityville Record and Babylon Beacon newspapers, was recognized at the National Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) annual convention in Orlando, Florida in September.  More...

Democrats in Babylon met with other party leaders

Recently, democrats in the Town of Babylon met with party leaders and S.C. Exec. Steve Bellone, who is running for reelection in November. He faces republican John O’Connor.   More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•There will be a very important meeting of the Babylon Village Heritage Conservancy at the Babylon Public Library this Sunday at 3 p.m. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“From Rags to Roquefort.” And so begins our Cinderella story with a canine culinary garnish. More...

Obituaries

Arthur P. LoCascio Jr., former owner of Rao’s Pizzeria and restaurant

Growing up in Brooklyn, Arthur P. LoCascio Jr. always looked forward to the weekends and summers he spent at his family’s summer home in Copiague. And it was during those visits out here that he met the woman who was later to become his wife. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF SUFFOLK LPP MORTGAGE LTD., Plaintiff -against- JOHN M. More...













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