September 15, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

North Babylon Schools welcome back classes of 2021 and 2017

Students in the North Babylon School District began the 2016-17 year on Sept. 6 by participating in a variety of fun and educational activities throughout each school.  More...

Christina Capobianco builds greenhouse as part of girl scout project

West Babylon Senior High School has a new greenhouse, thanks to the hard work and dedication of one of its students. More...

Fourth-graders from cub scout Pack 86 visit Deer Park H.S. to work on a rock & mineral badge

Fourth-graders from cub scout Pack 86 recently visited Deer Park High School to work on a rock and mineral merit badge. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Genealogy Root Cellar: Thurs., Sept. 22, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Join this fun and informative group. Registration underway.  More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, September 18   •Babylon Beautification Society Country Fair: 9 a.m. More...

Annual Country Fair in Babylon coming September 18th

The annual Country Fair will be held Sun., Sept. 18, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

Fundraiser being held for Bayman statue project

The Bayman Statue Committee is hosting a fundraiser, Cocktails by the Bay, Sat., Sept. 17 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the home of Theresa Santmann, 66 Cedar La., Babylon Village.  The cost per person is $150. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY. THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON F/ K/ A THE BANK OF NEW YORK AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS CWABS, INC. ASSETBACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2005-3, Pltf. More...

Breaking News - 9/18/2016 11:53 AM

GOP awaits decision on its petitions to force councilmanic district on to November ballot - Free Access

Dems say challenge likely since they found some "fraudulent"signatures

Babylon Town Republicans filed a 2,500 name petition with Babylon Town Clerk Carol Quirk last week to force a referendum on the ballot November 8. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, September 16   •On Fri., Sept. 16, at 10:30 a.m., the library will have Miss Nadia’s Storytime for ages 3-5. Come one! Come all! Join Ms. Nadia for 45 minutes of fun, stories, songs and crafts! More...

 

People/Social

Adele and Charles Spencer of Babylon celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Adele and Charles Spencer will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 17.The couple was married in Ss. More...

BACCA bonanza for Deer Park HS production of Plaza Suite

Deer Park High School’s dramatic production of Plaza Suite, directed by James Henry, was named outstanding play by the Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts and three student actors won teen theatre Awards for their performances.This year’ More...

Presiding Officer Gregory honors outstanding local teachers

S.C. Leg. Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory hosted his annual Teacher Appreciation Awards Night Tues., June 7 at the North Babylon High School.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

This past Sunday we observed the 15th anniversary of the September 11th attack. I was visiting Bettie Hanse last week and she gave me the photo below, taken at Town Hall on that dreadful day, shortly after the attack took place. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

There’s a special breed of rescuers who embrace senior dogs and cats cast away by their owners.  More...

Obituaries

Mortimer Wandell, veteran and IBEW employee

Mortimer Wandell moved to Amityville in 1959 and became an integral part of the community as a member of the American Legion, Amity Men’s Club and other organizations. More...

Opinion

We have to remember the lessons we learned “that day”

EDITORIAL

Several days after the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, the Town of Babylon held a vigil. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Community mourns loss of youth to violence

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Dear Editor:  Words from 16th unofficial mayor of Wyandanch: My deepest sympathy to the Stoddart family on the loss of one of Wyandanch’s shining stars, Malik Winston Dave Stoddart. He did all the things we ask of our young people today. More...













Suffolk County Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool
The Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool