January 26, 2017 RSS feed / Schools/Sports

Babylon School Board honors district's achievers

The Dec. 12 Babylon School District Board of Education meeting was full of recognitions in honor of recent student accomplishments.  More...

Former West Islip soccer standout Sherlock wraps up first season at LIU Post

Long Island University-Post Campus women’s soccer program is rich in local talent.  Of the 29 players on the roster at Post, 16 players went to school on Long Island and another three came from Queens or Upstate New York.  More...

West Babylon art students share talent with community

The West Babylon Junior High School art department, along with the eighth-grade Studio in Art class, participated in community service at Villa Rosa Pizzeria in West Babylon on Jan. 10. More...

Babylon Day Homemakers meeting February 1

The next meeting of the Babylon Day Homemakers is Wed., Feb. 1,10:30 a.m. in the pool building in front of the Town of Babylon pools on Phelps Lane in North Babylon. More...

Copiague School kindergarten registration Feb. 1

Early kindergarten registration for the Copiague Union Free School District will be held at the district administrative office, in the Copiague Middle School at 2650 Great Neck Rd., from Feb. 1 to 3, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. More...

Music Lovers Club meeting Jan. 30

The Music Lovers Club will meet on Mon., Jan. 30, 1 p.m. with a free concert following at 2 p.m.The club is celebrating its 91st year.  The meeting offers a time for socializing and light refreshments following the concert. More...

Lindenhurst kindergarten registration Feb. 1 to 16

The Lindenhurst Union Free School District will be holding registration for all eligible kindergarten students Feb. 1 to 16, at the McKenna Administration Building, 350 Daniel St. More...

Captree Squadron safe boating classes begin Feb. 11

Captree Power Squadron will be offering safe boating classes for new and seasoned boaters. More...

Harvard physician warns of health dangers caused from hookah use

Recently an article was written by Dr. Anthony Komaroff, a physician and professor at Harvard Medical School, spelling out the dangers of hookahs.  A hookah is a water pipe that people use to smoke a specially made tobacco. More...

Recognize the signs of heroin abuse with Narconon training

Narconon reminds families that abuse of heroin and opioid drugs has become a national health crisis. Learn to recognize the signs of heroin abuse and get your loved ones help if they are at risk. More...

May Moore Primary School celebrates Veterans Day and creates Wall of Heroes

Kindergartners in Tammy Cotrone’s class at Deer Park’s May Moore Primary School celebrated Veterans Day by creating a Wall of Heroes, which featured photos of family members and friends who have served or are currently enlisted in a branc More...

Babylon boys hoops overcomes slow start to top Port Jeff

It hasn’t been how they envisioned it would be so far, but the Babylon boys basketball team might have taken a big step forward.  With a 48-41 come-from-behind victory over Port Jefferson on Fri., Jan. More...

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, January 29 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, January 30 More...

Long Island Home blood drive set for Feb. 1

The Long Island Home will hold a blood drive Wed., Feb. 1, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the chapel auditorium, 400 Sunrise Hwy., Amityville. More...

Last Hope flea market and jewelry sale Feb. 4

The next Last Hope flea market and jewelry sale is scheduled for Sat., Feb. 4, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Brumidi Lodge Valentine’s Heart dinner/dance Feb. 11

The Son’s of Italy Brumidi Lodge #2211 is having a Valentine’s Heart dinner/ dance Sat., Feb. More...

Project9line dinner to honor our veterans Feb. 9

Project9line will be holding a dinner to honor veterans,Thurs., Feb. 9 at the Sgt. John Barbato dinner, Marconi Manor, 333 Moffit Blvd., Islip. Project9line’s mission is to help our warriors by creating venues to express themselves.  More...

Reserve your picnic space at New York State Parks now

Are you planning a family reunion, corporate party or large picnic this summer at one of your Long Island State Parks? More...

Parents for Megan’s Law helpline available to assist community

The growing amount of sex offenders in our communities is a concern for us all. Knowing the whereabouts of registered sex offenders can assist you in your efforts to protect yourself and your children.  More...

Hate crimes prevention and crime victim service workshops now available

A hate crimes prevention and crime victim services will hold a workshop for community members and organizations representing or servicing protected classes.  More...













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