March 30, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Kevin Muldowney and Mary Adams reelected to Babylon Village Board

On Election Day in Babylon Village March 21, Trustee Mary Adams, who was seeking her first term in office following her appointment eight months ago, got a telephone call. More...

Library budget votes and trustee elections on tap for Tuesday, April 4

On Tues., April 4, voters will head to the polls to approve their library budgets and to elect library board trustees. Following is a rundown of these elections and budget votes: Amityvile More...

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Schools/Sports

Babylon H.S. student-musicians earn high honors

Babylon Junior-Senior High School announced that multiple student-musicians have earned high honors and recognitions in light of their outstanding musical talents. More...

Babylon Memorial Grade School learns numbers in Spanish

Sixth-grade students throughout Babylon Memorial Grade School recently learned how to count numbers in the Spanish language. More...

West Islip sends 15 student-musicians to LISFA

Fifteen outstanding West Islip student-musicians from grades 5-12 were selected to perform at the annual Long Island String Festival Association concerts, recognizing them as among the finest string orchestra students in Suffolk County. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Health Insurance Counseling: Tues., April 4, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. HICAP counselors will provide information on Medicare and other health insurances. More...

Obituaries

William L. Hill, U.S. Marine veteran, Babylon and longtime member of Babylon Lion’s Club

William L. Hill grew up in Copiague, attending schools there. Following his graduation from high school, he joined the U.S. Marines, serving during the Vietnam War. More...

Opinion

The work of Village officials extends well beyond their borders

The elections are over and the people have spoken in Amityville, Babylon and Massapequa Park villages. Now it is time for all those who will be taking the oath of office to set politics aside and begin working for the people. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Just how safe is LI’s drinking water?

Dear Editor:  I recall reading a couple of years ago in Suffolk County Water Authority’s annual report that Suffolk County has the best water in the country.  More...

Breaking News - 4/4/2017 10:07 AM

Four injured in five-car crash in Copiague - Free Access

Suffolk County Police Major Case Unit detectives are investigating a hit-and-run crash involving five vehicles that seriously injured four people in Copiague yesterday. Police gave this account: More...

Breaking News - 3/31/2017 10:28 AM

Babylon Village budget hearing Monday night - Free Access

New spending plan calls for zero percent tax rate increase

Babylon Village is holding its budget hearing Mon., April 3. More...

Lindenhurst School Board to make decision on fate of Bower School building; meeting set for April 5

The Lindenhurst School District Board is expected to vote on one of three community committee findings regarding the future of the district's E.W. Bower Elementary School. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday March 31   •Library Spring Book Fair: Fri., March 31, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m., Sat., April 1, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Tremendous savings on all kinds of used books and video. West Babylon Library, 211 Rte. More...

 

People/Social

West Babylon seniors Paulina Trzonkowska and Sarah Heerey recognized for artwork

Two West Babylon Senior High School student-artists were recognized for their artwork in the Suffolk County Art Leaders Association All-County Art and Scholarship Show. More...

Eastern Suffolk BOCES staff wears purple to bring awareness to P.S. I Love You Day

Forty-eight staff members at Eastern Suffolk BOCES Masera Learning Center wore purple to bring awareness to P.S. I Love You Day. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•April showers bring May flowers… it seems as though spring is a bit ahead of itself. All the rain we’ve had in recent days would seem to predict no drought for us this year. But one never knows…  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Are you feeling brave? Did you eat your Wheaties? Then, you should be able to bathe your cat, as long as you follow certain steps. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, April 2 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, April 3 More...

K OF C pasta dinner benefit set for Sun., April 2

The Knights of Columbus Councils of the 8th New York District and the Life Center of Long Island are hosting a pasta dinner and Chinese auction to benefit the Life Center of Long Island. The event will be held Sun., April 2, 1 to 5 p.m. More...

Long Island Fight for Charity volunteer charity boxers wanted

The Long Island Fight for Charity is now conducting its search for 2017 volunteer charity boxers. Since 2003, nearly 300 men and women have earned the title of LIFFC Alumni Boxer. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING, BUDGET VOTE AND ELECTION BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE TOWN OF BABYLON, SUFFOLK COUNTY, NEW YORK   More...













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