June 2, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Breaking News - 6/3/2016 3:04 PM

Brightwaters man convicted of illegal dumping in Deer Park - Free Access

State Supreme Court Justice Fernando Camacho today convicted a Brightwaters man, after a six-day trial, of four criminal charges, two of them felonies, for the defendant Ronald Cianciulli’s role in the illegal dumping of construction debris in More...

FIA residents ask Village to help with speeders

Activity on that street is dangerous, say residents

A group of residents from Fire Island Avenue in Babylon Village are asking the Village to do something to curtail the noise, speeding and other activities occurring on their street and down at the pool. They said the issue has become dangerous.  More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, June 3   •Chair Yoga Fridays, June 3, 10, & 17, 11-12 p.m. Chair yoga achieves physical and mental fitness and helps people with health issues including: depression, anxiety, chronic pain and fatigue, arthritis and more. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Babylon H.S students compete at L.I. Science Congress competition

Babylon Junior-Senior High School research students recently competed at the Long Island Science Congress at St. Anthony’s High School.  More...

Babylon Memorial Grade School students take part in Broadcast Club

Fifth- and sixth-grade students at Babylon Memorial Grade School in the Babylon School District had the opportunity to hone their communication, technology and editing skills this school year by taking part in the Broadcast Club.  More...

Just Kids is offering limited preschool scholarships for children residing in Lindenhurst School District

Just Kids, located at the Kellum Street School, is offering limited scholarships for general education children residing within the Lindenhurst School District to attend their preschool program beginning September 2016. 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. Bring your own card or board game. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, June 5 More...

Babylon Village Arts Council Spoken Word Series June 2

Today, Thurs., June 2 Babylon Village Arts Council’s Spoken Word Series will feature Robert Savino, Suffolk County poet laureate 2015-17. A native Long Island poet, born on Whitman’s Paumanok and still fishes there, for words. More...

Free car seat safety check June 4

New York State Senator Michael Venditto will be holding a free car seat safety check program at the Town of Babylon Town Hall, 200 East Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst on Sat., June 4, 9 a.m. to noon. This free program is open to all residents. More...

Opinion

Thanks to those who make sure we never forget

EDITORIAL:

Thanks to all those individuals and organizations that worked so hard to bring a Memorial Day parade to our communities this year.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Thoughts of Christmas in June

It’s June and the warm weather is here finally, but for some people thoughts of Christmas and winter are at the forefront of their minds. More...

Breaking News - 6/7/2016 8:51 AM

Police asking public to help identify murdered man - Free Access

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and the New York State Police are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the person or people responsible killing a man, who has yet to be identified, in 2000. More...

Breaking News - 6/3/2016 4:01 PM

Amityville 'horror" house for sale - Free Access

Broker to limit access to serious buyers

The home at 108 Ocean Avenue, Amityville, the scene of the horrific DeFeo murders in 1974, is once again for sale. More...

Breaking News - 6/3/2016 2:18 PM

Greek Festival underway this weekend - Free Access

The St. Nicholas Annual Greek Festival is underway. It began last night and continues through Sunday. Tonight.  Friday, the festival is from 5 to 11 p.m.; Saturday from noon to 11 p.m. More...

Babylon School Board continues to discuss transportation

The Babylon School board recently shared results of a transportation feasibility study with the community. More...

 

People/Social

Sarah Capobianco wins Babylon Village Historical Society Scholarship

The winner of the Babylon Village Historical Society (BVHS) Scholarship is West Babylon High School student Sarah Capobianco. More...

Donna Periconi honored by Leg. Barraga

Every March Women’s History Month is celebrated in Suffolk County. More...

Eagle Scouts honored by Town

In May 2016, the Babylon Town Board proclaimed various days throughout the month Eagle Scout days.  May 2 was declared Eagle Scout Andrew L. Klienitzke Day. Klienitzke is from Babylon Village.  May 4 was declared Joseph P. Trifaro Day. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•Last week’s column had an error with the phone number for tickets for the Pilot Club Belmont Stakes Cocktail Party on June 11th. The correct phone number is 587-8024. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Most of us think of horses as the World War I cavalry, and war dogs alongside soldiers, yet cats and several other surprising species performed specific military tasks too. Over 16 million animals served in the First World War. More...

Obituaries

Ann Kotz, West Islip resident, Babylon American Legion Post #94 member

Ann Kotz, was raised as a foster child spending most of her young life going from home to home. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

SUPREME COURT – COUNTY OF SUFFOLK U.S. More...













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