October 29, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Local Races

County Executive: Four-year term Steven C. Bellone, incumbent Democratic, Working Families, Independence and women’s Equality lines James P. O’Connor Republican, Conservative and Reform lines More...

Leg. Stern challenged by Tim McNally in 16th LD

Suffolk County Legislator Steve Stern (16th LD) is running for re-election Nov. More...

Republican Doug Madlon challenges Democrats Gordon and Donnelly for Town seat

Doug Madlon knows it’s an uphill battle. But, he said, it’s worth it.  The longtime Lindenhurst Village official, a republican, is seeking a seat on the Babylon Town Board. More...

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Babylon News & Muse

•It’s Halloween this Saturday, so be sure to stock up on whatever you think the ghouls and goblins will like! Also, don’t forget to turn your clocks back Sunday at 2 a.m.— at least we will get an extra hour's sleep!  More...

Good Ole daze

Working to preserve an important part of Babylon Village’s history-The Southside Signal Building

Part I  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Bark Fest” is Nassau County’s equivalent of a “Carnival of Canine Costumes.” The third annual “Bark Fest” held at Eisenhower Park last Saturday didn’t disappoint. More...

Obituaries

Phyllis A. Allis, former resident and Babylon H.S. graduate, dies in Hershey, Pennsyslvania

Phyllis A. Allis, 91, of Hershey, Pennsylvania, formerly of Babylon, and Westport, Connecticut, died Oct. More...

Opinion

The Babylon Beacon’s endorsements for November 2015

EDITORIAL

Many people today are skeptical of government and distrustful of politicians.These sentiments are, obviously the result of the instances in which government fails and politicians use their office for personal gain.  More...

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S.C. Exec Steve Bellone faces challenge from Jim O'Connor

S.C. Exec. Steve Bellone, a democrat, is seeking his second four-year term in office and faces republican Jim O’Connor in the election set for Nov. 3.  More...

In Islip Town, Supervisor Carpenter faces opposition from Thomas Licari

In the Nov. 3 election, Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter will be challenged by Thomas Licari for her four-year term. In addition, there are two seats open on the Town Board, each four-year terms.  More...

Heated race in 14th Legislative District as McCaffrey faces Sini

When Tim Sini criticizes the level of constituent service of his opponent Kevin McCaffrey in the 14th Legislative District, McCaffrey has a quick comeback.  “I don’t know where he is getting his information, but the only person in th More...

In the 17th LD Lou D'Amaro squares off against Janet Heller-Smitelli

S.C. Leg. Louis D’Amaro is running for what could be his final term in office representing the 17th District. Under the S.C. Charter, legislators are limited to serving no more than 12 consecutive years. Nov. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, October 30   • Teen Snake Wreath at 7:30 p.m. Did that wreath bite me? Make a spooky wreath just in time for Halloween with Teen Librarian Stefanie. Copiague library, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111.  More...

 

People/Social

Sean Wilson recognized for Change for Children money donated to Good Sam Hospital

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Please meet the 2015 local scholars

•Receiving the dean’s award at Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, for the spring semester are Sarah Rende of Babylon, Matthew Lettieri of Lindenhurst and Holly Mascolo of West Islip.  More...

Billy Pascalli earns spot on the SUNYAC List

Billy Pascalli a resident of Deer Park, was one of 46 SUNY Potsdam studentathletes to earn a spot on the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) Commissioner’s List for the spring semester, the conference announced Tues., June 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, November 1   More...

Babylon Village Historical Society holding annual meeting Nov. 1

The Babylon Village Historical Society will hold its annual meeting on Sun., Nov. 1, 2 p.m. at the museum, located at 117 W. Main St., in Babylon Village.  More...

Sweet Adelines Chorus Nov. 1

The Senior Choir of St. John’s Lutheran Church, 36 E. John St. Lindenhurst, announced that the Twin County Chorus of Sweet Adelines International will return Sun., Nov. 1, 3 p.m.  More...

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













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