April 21, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Town inks 8-year contract with CSEA employees

The Babylon Town Board approved a contract with its CSEA employees, effective 2017 through 2024. The new contract keeps in place a previous agreement signed eight years ago that maintains the number of workers at 118. More...

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Schools/Sports

Babylon Junior-Senior H.S. Leo and drama clubs treat senior citizens to dinner and a show

Senior citizens from Babylon and neighboring communities were treated to dinner and a show on March 3 courtesy of the Babylon Junior-Senior High School Leo and drama clubs.  More...

Babylon High School 10th-graders design board games

Babylon Junior-Senior High School 10th-graders showed that games could be both fun and educational during their recent English assignment.  More...

Babylon students perform at Distributive Education Club of America

Babylon High School students and DECA members took home numerous awards after competing at the annual New York State Career Conference in Rochester from March 8-11. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Adult Games in the Afternoon: Mondays, 1-4 p.m. in the Community Room.  More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

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

Ascension Lutheran Church golf outing April 24

On Sun., April 24 Ascension Lutheran Church is going to have its 11th annual golf outing. The event will start at Heartland Golf Course in Edgewood and conclude with a buffet dinner served at Ascension Lutheran’s social hall in Deer Park.. More...

Elvis Time with Steve Mitchell April 22

On Fri., April 22, 7 p.m. Elvis Time with Steve Mitchell will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 147 Park Ave., Amityville. Tickets are $15 each.  Call Cindy to reserve seats at 631- 806-8685.   More...

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Public Notices -

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING, BUDGET VOTE AND ELECTION BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE TOWN OF BABYLON, SUFFOLK COUNTY, NEW YORK   More...

Breaking News - 4/23/2016 9:41 AM

Food Drive in West Islip - Free Access

The Women of West Islip, a local volunteer group, held a food drive in front of Stop and Shop in West Islip this morning. They collected food from shoppers to be distributed to local food banks. More...

Breaking News - 4/22/2016 11:47 AM

How cute are they? - Free Access

As a culminating activity to their studies of folktales, Leah Weissinger’s first-grade class at Babylon Elementary School took to the stage on April 20 for a presentation of three classic folktales. More...

 

People/Social

Jennifer M. Arnold promoted to assistant vice president at TD Bank

Jennifer M. Arnold, a resident of Massapequa, has been promoted to assistant vice president at TD Bank, 485 Montauk Highway in West Islip. More...

Babylon Rotary hold food drive

Members of the Babylon Rotary Club held a food drive to fight local hunger. The food donated will go to supply local food kitchens at Cross of Christ Lutheran Church, Our Lady of Grace R.C. Church, Our Lady of Lourdes R.C. More...

Esther Cohen celebrates 99th Birthday!

Recently Legislator Tom Barraga (R-West Islip) and Councilman Steve Flotteron (R-Bay Shore) joined in the 99th birthday celebration for pre-centenarian Esther Cohen at the East Neck Nursing and Rehabilitation Center located in West Babylon, New York. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Do the right thing, Islip Town Board. Islip remains the only Town in Nassau or Suffolk without a feral cat spay/ neuter assistance program for residents. April is the start of kitten season. More...

Obituaries

Barbara A. Marino, 20-year resident of West Islip, at 61

]Serendipity was at work when Dennis Marino met his wife 23 years ago. More...

Opinion

Our police did their job and we can all be proud Long Islanders

Last week we acknowledged the good work of the Nassau County Police Department in maintaining peace and order during the Trump rally in that County.This week, our shout out goes to the Suffolk County Police who faced the same challenge and came throu More...

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Candidates’ ages put more importance on their vice presidential pic

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor, Age certainly is something to consider in the 2016 presidential election. More...













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