October 20, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

F’dale School District voters to head to polls Tuesday on athletic bond vote

On Tues., Oct. 25, residents of the Farmingdale School District will be asked to approve a $36 million bond for the construction of Long Island’s first community-focused public school sports complex and aquatic center. More...

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Schools/Sports

Lindenhurst extended school year program strengthens social and language skills

Aug. 21 marked the conclusion of the Lindenhurst Union Free School District Extended School Year program, housed at the Daniel Street Elementary School.  More...

Deer Park girls soccer team earns Suffolk League IV title

"There is only one way to do it…and that's together.”  That is the motto for the Deer Park girls soccer team.  It seems as if that philosophy is paying off as the Falcons have claimed their first league championship since 2010 More...

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Babylon News & Muse

•After starting out with a week of cloudy days, October has blossomed into a true Indian summer. The 10 days have truly been a gift from Mother Nature. If we’re lucky, we may even get some fall foliage after all.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Dogs can develop breast (mammary) cancer too. Actually, the disease is quite common. More...

Obituaries

Patricia Lockwood, Babylon resident, United Methodist Church parishioner, homemaker

Every day Bill Lockwood gets up and puts on an album, the hits of the 1950s. It was the music he and his wife Patricia listened to when they were going out and first married, and it was the final songs Patricia heard before she died Sept. More...

Opinion

Kaepernick is protesting, not fighting for our country

EDITORIAL

Football player Brian Kaepernick may have just exaggerated his protest against oppression in America today. And, it should not be overlooked.  More...

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Writer: System has to be changed to make it easier to get on the ballot

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Breaking News - 10/20/2016 11:27 AM

Copiague man charged in Massapequa bank robbery - Free Access

Second subject still at large

A Copiague man was arrested and charged by Nassau County Police in connection with a bank robbery that took place on Fri., Jan. 15 in Massapequa. Police gave this account: More...

Michael Venditto squares off against John Brooks in 8th SD

In a relatively civil race in the 8th Senate District, Republican Michael Venditto squares off against John Brooks, a registered Republican who is running on the Democratic line. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, October 21   •On Fri., Oct. 21, at 10:30 a.m., the library will have Halloween Silhouettes. Come and create a boo-tiful Halloween decoration. Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111.  Saturday, October 22   More...

 

People/Social

BSD Coach Punzone honored by NY Jets

In recognition of his dedication and commitment, Babylon Junior-Senior High School head football coach Rick Punzone has been named a New York Jets High School Coach of the Week.  More...

Babylon students and their families participate in annual Walk to School Day

As part of the international movement, Babylon Elementary School students and their families left their cars at home and walked, biked and used their leg muscles to travel to school on Oct. 5 for the annual Walk to School Day event.  More...

Horsley and Saladino at Babylon Country Fair

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino and Wayne Horsley, LI regional director of NYS Parks and Recreation, enjoyed the day in Babylon Village during the Annual Country Fair at Argyle Lake Park. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Harvest Cornucopia: Wed., Oct. 26, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Create a dried flower wall decoration to bring a touch of fall to your home. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, October 23   More...

St. John’s Lutheran Church benefit concert Oct. 22

The Senior Choir of St. John’s Lutheran Church, 36 E. John St. has announced its Music at St. John’s 2016-17 program.  More...

Ascension Lutheran Church Oktoberfest Oct. 22

An Oktoberfest will be held at Ascension Lutheran Church, 33 Bay Shore Rd., Deer Park, Sat., Oct. 22, honoring the church’s Lutheran German heritage.  Tickets will be $10 and includes all the brats, schnitzel, and pretzels you can eat! More...

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