August 11, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Movie developers appear before Planning Board

Main Street Theater Partners, the company in contract to purchase the Babylon Movie Theater, outlined its plans to the Babylon Village Planning Board July 28.  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Please meet our 2016 local scholars

•Brandon M. Tammone, of Lindenhurst, graduated with a bachelor of science degree in equine studies from Centenary University, Hackettstown, New Jersey.  •Emily M. More...

NBSD recognized during Board of Ed meeting for arts and athletics

Standout members in the North Babylon School District were recognized during the Board of Education’s March meeting for their remarkable work and performances in the arts and athletics.  More...

Babylon Town High School seniors honored at the 16th Annual Butch Dellecave Awards

Graduating high school seniors from the Babylon area were honored at the 16th Annual Butch Dellecave Awards held on June 12 at the West Lake Inn in Patchogue. 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 a friend, 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, August 14 More...

Book donations wanted for BBS Country Fair

Donations of books are needed for the Babylon Beautification Society for the Country Fair. Drop off your books at the Village Highway Dept. on Carlston Avenue, off North Carll Avenue beginning Mon., Aug. 15 through Thurs., Sept. 15, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Bay Shore Historical Society meeting August 18

Colleen Neary, philanthropic advisor, will present a program entitled Danny Thomas and St Jude Children’s Research Hospital at the meeting of the Bay Shore Historical Society, Thurs., Aug. 18, 7:30 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Sister Rosemary Gillen of Sisters of St. Dominic, longtime elementary school teacher

Sister Rosemary Gillen, a member of the Sisters of St. Dominic in Amityville and a longtime elementary school teacher, died July 27, 2016. She was 94 years old and had devoted 75 years to religious life.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT OUNTY OF SUFFOLK WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., Plaintiff AGAINST ROBERTO VASQUEZS ANTANA, et al., Defendant(s) Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale duly dated April 17 More...

Lindenhurst man charged in Nassau burglaries - Free Access

Major Case Bureau detectives from the Nassau County Police Department’s Crimes Against Property Squad Burglary Pattern Team report the arrest of a Copiague man for Burglaries and Attempted Burglaries that occurred in Nassau County.  More...

Town recognizes efforts of local group raising awareness about breast cancer

At 20, a woman’s chances of developing invasive breast cancer in 10 years is one in 1,732. Studies show that this risk increases to one in 228 by age 30, and goes to one in 29 by the age of 70. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, August 12   •Scrabble: Fri., Aug. 12, 19, 26, from 12 - 5 p.m. Bring a friend for an informal game of Scrabble play. Equipment provided. Lindenhurst Library, One Lee Ave. • 957-7755.  More...

 

People/Social

Lawmakers announce the end of vets homelessness on Long Island

S.C. Leg. Steve Stern (D-16th LD), joined with S.C. Exec. Steve Bellone, N.C. Exec. More...

Babylon Fire Department wins first place award at S.C. Parade and Drill

The Babylon Fire Department captured first place as best appearing department at the S.C. Parade and Drill hosted this year by the Bay Shore Fire Department, which is celebrating its 125th anniversary.  More...

Babylon Fire Department celebrating its 135th anniversary

Over the decades since the formation of the Babylon Fire Department, Babylon Village has been fortunate to have had hundreds of their neighbors volunteer as firefighters and rescue personnel. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•Since I generally start with a comment about the weather, I will note that the weather has been very warm for my taste. I do follow News 12’s forecasts, but right now I’m feeling a little cheated. More...

Good Ole daze

The life and times of Babylon’s Benjamin Field

Part One   More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

It’s summer. More...

Opinion

Pope Francis got it wrong, a homogenized humanity is not what we need

EDITORIAL:

Pope Francis spoke to a large group of young people at the end of World Youth Day July 31, urging them “to believe in a new humanity.” Not unusual, he called on us to love everyone, even our enemies, and “to encourage a new generati More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

DNC debacle over Sanders perverted the process

Dear Editor,  More...













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