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Hearing set on drawing council districts in Babylon set for September 13

A hearing in Babylon Town will be held Tues., Sept. 13 to consider enacting a law that would give the Town the authority to draw district lines in the event a potential referendum on the ballot in November to make that change is approved by voters. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, September 9   More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Please meet the 2016 local scholars

•At the May commencement of the University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island, the following local residents earned bachelor’s degrees: Marianna Isabella Albanese and Kerri Ann Ohrnberger of West Islip, Krista L.  More...

Lindenhurst School District welcomes new administrators

The special education department of the Lindenhurst Union Free School District has welcomed Bret Kearney and Benjamin Franquiz to their new respective roles as assistant to the superintendent and director for special education and pupil personnel ser More...

Deer Park H.S. holds annual Military Moms Tea

Deer Park High School held its second annual Military Moms Tea on May 5. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

:  Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Autumn By the Bay: Thurs., Sept. 15, 2-4 p.m. Create your own painting reflecting autumn by the bay. $5 fee due at registration, which is underway.  More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, September 11   More...

9/11 services set

LINDENHURST VILLAGE  This year The Lindenhurst Remembers Committee will be holding a brief service of remembrance beginning at 5 p.m. on Sept. More...

Brumidi Oldies Night with The Precisions Sept. 9

Oldies Night with The Precisions will be hosted by DJ Ray, Fri., Sept. 9, 8 p.m. to midnight. The doors open at 7:30 p.m. The event will be held at Brumidi Lodge, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park. The cost is $20. More...

Opinion

America must remember 9/11

EDITORIAL

Fifteen years ago, in the days following 9/11, I interviewed more than 30 families who had lost a loved in the terrorist attacks.The interviews were difficult, but the families were generous with their time and their stories, even as they endured an More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Drugs, this social scourge that leads from a few moments of paradise to a prolonged and unbearable hell

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Clearly advertising campaigns against drug use, targeting young people and adolescents, have no efficacy. They not only have no impact but stimulate the consumption of narcotics. More...

Primary in 11th AD Jean-Pierre faces Wilson; Cullinane seeks Republican line

When Democrat Kimberly Jean- Pierre, the incumbent New York State assemblywoman in the 11th AD, received her party’s nomination for reelection in June, she faced no opposition. More...

Second golf outing for BABC a success

The Babylon Athletic Booster Club held its second annual golf outing at the Bergen Point Golf Club July 21. More than 74 golfers participated in this year’s event. More...

Painters picket in front of Babylon Jr-Sr High School

Representatives for the Painters District Council No. More...

 

People/Social

Robert & Kathleen Kaczanowski celebrate 50th anniversary!

Robert and Kathleen Kaczanowski of West Islip will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 17, 2016. The couple were married in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Lindenhurst.  More...

Thomas Wrightington of Lindenhurst named Long Island Heart Walk “Red Cape” Ambassador

Thomas Wrightington of Lindenhurst has been named the 2016 Long Island Heart Walk “Red Cape” Ambassador by the American Heart Association. This year’s Long Island Heart Walk will be taking place on Sun., Sept. More...

Sanitation Forman, Mark Santoli awarded Certificate for 25 years of public service

Lindenhurst Deputy Mayor Michael Lavorata recently presented Sanitation Forman, Mark Santoli with the New York State Conference of Mayors and Municipal Officials Certificate for 25 years of public service. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•This column is being written on Labor Day night, and so far Hermine has sent us some gusts of wind and a lot of erosion. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

I have a bone to pick with the popular rescue slogan “Adopt; Don’t Shop.” This saying is short-sighted. More...

Obituaries

John Taylor Finley III, longtime West Islip resident, Grumman employee, veteran

John Taylor Finley III, a longtime resident of West Islip, died July 3, 2016. He was 78 years old.  Mr. Finley was born and raised in Huntington and attended schools there. More...

Legals - Free Access

POLICE BLOTTER

The Suffolk County Police Department’s First Precinct and other local fire and law enforcement agencies report the following incidents:  POLICE ARREST HOMELESS MAN FOR ATTEMPTED BANK ROBBERY   Copiague: Suffolk County Police today arr More...

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY CITIBANK N.A.; Plaintiff(s) vs. More...













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