January 14, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

NYS comptroller completes partial audits for CSD and FISD

In October, the comptroller’s office also released an audit for the Copiague School District, covering the district’s policy of check signing. More...

Three charged in series of robberies

Suffolk County Police Third Squad detectives arrested three men in connection with several robberies that were part of a pattern of crimes committed primarily in the Third Precinct area over a period of time. Police gave this account:  More...

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Schools/Sports

Eight West Islip students recognized at Keep Islip Clean induction ceremony

Eight West Islip High School students – seniors Alyssa Bove and Matthew Mastroianni; juniors Sarah Koffsky, Emily Lavacca, Rumiya Malik and Kaitlyn Spence and sophomores Greg Bove and Thomas Landhauser – were recently recognized in the an More...

Lindy students "Zone" in on character

Lindenhurst High School students Catherine Casella and Cabel McCandless were recently selected as recipients of New York State Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Suffolk Zone Awards. More...

WB athletes awarded Suffolk Zone honors

Megan Casey and Kevin Siefert, seniors at West Babylon Senior High School, were awarded the Suffolk Zone Leadership Award at a ceremony on Dec. 2 at the Hyatt Regency Wind Watch in Hauppauge. 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, January 17  •No scheduled meetings . . .  MONDAY, January 18   More...

Polar Bear Plunge for Charity January 16

The Polar Bear Plunge for Charity will be held Sat., Jan. 16, 11 a.m. at Overlook Beach, Babylon. Anyone who wants to take part in the event does so at their own risk and anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.  More...

Constantino Brumidi Lodge comedy night Jan. 16

Sons of Italy Constantino Brumidi Lodge #2211 will present its comedy night, Sat., Jan. 16, 6:30 p.m. at the Brumidi Lodge, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park. The cost is $45 per person for dinner and the show. More...

Opinion

Facing a populist surge, a candidate finds unity to win the White House

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Partisan gridlock in Washington, the two parties at each other’s throats. The economy wracked by disruptive new technologies and jostled by rising foreign competition. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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Babylon Board of Education recognized by students

In honor of New York State Board Recognition Week, members of the district’s Board of Education were offered unique and thoughtful tokens of appreciation. More...

Lindenhurst Village unveils new website

Lindenhurst Mayor Thomas Brennan has announced the launch of the Village’s new website villageoflindenhurstny.gov. The website was designed and donated by Efferent Media, a digital marketing agency located in the Village of Lindenhurst. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, January 15   • On Fri., Jan. 15, 10 a.m., the library will have Friday Fun. We’ll have a variety of stations set up for you to explore, plus crafts and fun activities. More...

 

People/Social

Lindenhurst graduate and Marine Matthew Pomara visits Albany Avenue Elementary

First-grade students from Lisa Cognatos’s class at Albany Avenue Elementary School in the Lindenhurst Union Free School District recently received a visit from Marine and Lindenhurst graduate Matthew Pomara.  More...

St. Nicholas Greek Church donates to Good Samaritan

On July 21, fire tore through the sanctuary of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in West Babylon. After a few hours, firefighters saved the structure of the building, but not before fire and smoke devastated the entire interior of the church.  More...

West Babylon students Bianca Bajaj and Keith Werner Friday’s Hour of Code winners

West Babylon Junior High School sixth-grade students Bianca Bajaj and Keith Werner were Friday’s Hour of Code contest winners. They were the first to visit the school library with the correct answer. More...

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Babylon News & Muse

Help! I’ve been invaded! The arrival of the winter weather brings with it the arrival of something even more unpopular. Old houses like mine have any number of ways that small animals can enter.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

The August Belmont family had a huge impact on the dog world. August, Jr. bred and showed dogs, particularly Smooth Fox Terriers and Setters. From 1888-1915 he was the fourth president of the American Kennel Club (AKC). More...

Obituaries

John Vincent Stocks III, Babylon resident, H.S. graduate, Phoenix Home Inspection owner

John Vincent Stocks III, a resident of Babylon from 1977 until 1986, and a Babylon High School graduate, Class of 1982, died Dec. 1, 2015 in Danbury, Connecticut Hospital surrounded by family and friends. He was 51 and died of cancer. More...

George Wrage, boater, veteran and founding member of the Lindenhurst Yacht Club

George Wrage became captivated by the water and the Great South Bay when he was a boy. His family spent summers in Lindenhurst and he eventually moved to Long Island,first to Baldwin and then to Amityville, where he and his wife raised their family. More...

Widowed Men and Women meeting Jan. 18

St. Monica’s Guild of Suffolk for Widowed Men and Women will meet Mon., Jan. 18, 1 p.m. at the West Islip Library, 3 Higbie Ln., West Islip. For information, call 631-581-0466.   More...

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INDEX NO: 061757/2014. FILE DATE: 12/30/15. SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS WITH NOTICE MORTGAGED PREMISES: 26 Cedar Road, Amityville, New York 11701. DSBL #: 0100-123.00-02.00- 010.000. Plaintiff designates SUFFOLK Count More...













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