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Breaking News - 1/23/2016 10:05 AM

SNOW STORM UPDATE 10 A.M. - Free Access

Residents being urged to stay at home and off roads

Suffolk County Exec. Steve Bellone has declared a State of Emergency, as Long Island and the Metropolitan area is in the midst of a major snowstorm. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, January 22   • On Fri., Jan. 22, 5 p.m., the library will show the movie Paul Blart Mall Cop 2 starring Kevin James. Pizza will be served. Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111.  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Babylon Elementary School takes part in International Walk to School Day

Babylon Elementary School (BES) students laced up their sneakers, put on their backpacks and headed to school without the help of conventional means of transportation as part of International Walk to School Day.  More...

Babylon Elementary School invites parents to read their favorite children’s book to their child

Second-graders in Marie Poelker’s class at Babylon Elementary School started a new tradition this year called the Holiday Share. More...

Babylon Junior-Senior High School tests water rocket creations for their STEAM project

Soaring high into the sky, seventh-graders from Babylon Junior-Senior High School tested their water rocket creations as the culmination to their STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) project, launching them in the field of B More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Sentimental Journey - History of the Big Bands: Wed., Jan. 27, 6:30-8 p.m. Discussion of some great music from the past & famous L.I. jazz musicians. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, January 24  •No scheduled meetings . . .  MONDAY, January 25   More...

Musicsocials orientation dinner and meeting planned

Serious, talented musicians, age 35 and up, are wanted by musicsocials@yahoo.com to set up small private open mic jams in Dixieland, folk, jazz and swing. Orientation dinner meeting will be planned for Bay Shore. More...

Music Lovers Club concert Jan. 25

The Music Lovers Club will meet at the United Methodist Church of Islip, 350 Main St., Mon., Jan. 25, 1 p.m. A free concert will follow at 2 p.m. Light refreshments and a time for socializing will follow the concert. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

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...

Breaking News - 1/23/2016 3:10 PM

Two men arrested for attempting to steal tires from car in NB early this morning - Free Access

Suffolk County Police  More...

Breaking News - 1/23/2016 10:16 AM

SNOW STORM: PSEG update - Free Access

PSEG  More...

BACCA presents art show at Old Town Hall now thru February 9th

Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) and Suffolk County Art Leaders Association (SCALA) is pleased to announce its fourth year participating together with the All-County High School and Senior Scholarship Art Show and the Children’s Art More...

Islip passes $44.6 budget; bans short-term rentals

The Town of Islip recently adopted its 2016 capital budget for $44.6 million with a 3-2 vote at a Town board meeting on Nov. 17.  More...

 

People/Social

SC Legislator McCaffrey attends LI Cares Government Affairs breakfast

S.C. Leg. Kevin McCaffrey (R-Lindenhurst) joined with elected officials and representatives from the federal, state and local levels to participate in Long Island Cares’ Eighth Annual Government Affairs Breakfast.  More...

Rich Heumann NB resident receives Allstate Agency hands in the community award

North Babylon Allstate Insurance Agent Rich Heumann has received the Allstate Agency Hands in the Community Award for his commitment to volunteering in the community. More...

Certificate of Merit presented to Diane Janovsky by Mayor Thomas Brennan

Diane Janovsky, of Lindenhurst, was honored by Lindenhurst Thomas Brennan with a certificate of merit in recognition of her volunteer time beautifying a little bit of Lindenhurst. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

Well, I didn’t win anything in the lottery, did you? Actually, two people who bought tickets in the same deli in Lindenhurst did win the lottery before the big one was won. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

More about Morris: Sometimes the worst of times can turn into the best of times for the rest of time Fate allots a bedraggled pet. (Charles Dickens would scowl at this assault on his famous opening line.)  More...

Obituaries

Tom Stone, WWII veteran and resident of Lindenhurst, at 96

When Jeanne Drews began working as a teacher in Maine, she was upset to see that there was no American flag on the flagpole outside of her school. More...

Opinion

The loss of an ole-time reporter and friend

GUEST EDITORAL:

I lost a longtime friend this week. He was a former Newsday reporter who covered most of the major stories of the 50s, 60s and 70s, including the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Cruz: New Yawkers ain’t gonna fugetaboutut!

Okay, so Senator Ted Cruz doesn’t like New York values. Exactly what values are those values, Mr. Cruz?  More...













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