April 20, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

FSD asking voters to okay moving funds from reserves to complete capital projects

A second proposition on the school ballot next month will ask Farmingdale School District voters’ permission to take $5 million dollars from the District’s Capital Reserve Fund to reconstruct bathrooms at various schools throughout the di More...

Spring Weekend Events

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Town of Islip hears proposal on large-scale Pilgrim State development plan

Public hearing set for April 26

The Islip Town Board and the Town’s Department of Planning and Development recently hosted an informational presentation for a proposed large-scale development project titled “Heartland Town Square.” The project is for the Pilgrim P More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Former NB girls hoops star concludes season at Stony Brook

Although Long Island is known for having solid boys and girls basketball, it is not particularly known for producing top talent at the Division I level.  Lauren Williams, formerly of North Babylon, is one of the few players that played at the co More...

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Babylon News & Muse

•Even I can’t complain about our Easter weather! It was a lovely day, in spite of a brief shower, and I hope you all enjoyed it. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Dogs are man’s best friend. Owning a dog may make us healthier too. This week’s “Pets” is a list of “flash facts” about dogs providing health benefits. More...

Obituaries

Ruth Albin, longtime Babylon Village resident and member of Babylon Village Historical Society, at 96

Ruth F. Albin, a longtime resident of Babylon who dedicated herself to the preservation of her Town’s history, died March 18. She is remembered by family for her elegance and subtle sense of humor. She was 96 years old.  More...

Deer Park Fire Department bereavement seminar April 30

The Deer Park Fire Dept. Ladder Co. #4, located at 94 Lake Ave., Deer Park, is hosting a bereavement seminar with world-renowned Medium George Anderson on Sun., April 30.  More...

Opinion

I purchased a renewed faith in people for a ten spot

Sometimes we can get caught up in the fear of being wrong or taken advantage of. And when we do, we can miss the chance to do the right thing. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Reader appreciates trip down memory lane

Dear Editor: I enjoyed reading about the Marion Clarke dress shop in the Good Ole Daze column by Stanis Beck in the March 23 edition of the Beacon Newspaper. More...

Breaking News - 4/21/2017 2:54 PM

Police arrest man following stabbing in Copiague laundromat - Free Access

Suffolk County Police today arrested a Copiague man charging him in connection with a stabbing that occurred at a laundromat in Copiague early this morning. Police gave this account: More...

Babylon Village considering law limiting use of drones; hears proposal for Brosnahan buildings

The Village of Babylon is considering a law limiting the use of drones. More...

Pierre brings home funds to fight youth violence

Assemblywoman Jean Pierre (D-Babylon) helped procure funding to establish a mentoring program in North Amityville in the 2017-18 state budget. More...

 

People/Social

Joseph Consalazio receives Congressional nomination to US Naval Academy

Joseph Consalazio, a student at West Babylon High School, was recently nominated to the United States Naval Academy by Rep. Pete King. More...

Matthew Murphy receives Congressional nomination to U.S. Military Academy

Rep. Pete congratulates Matthew Murphy on receiving a Congressional nomination to the United States Military Academy. Matthew is currently a student at Lindenhurst High School.   More...

West Islip scouts earn Arrow Award

West Islip Cub Scout Pack 279 awarded 12 scouts the Arrow of Light, the highest award in cub scouts. The event was held Fri, March 24 with an Arrow of Light ceremony.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

:: Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Adult Games: Mondays, 1-4 p.m., in the Community Room. Bring card or board game.  More...

Events & Bulletin

Upcoming BBCC events

On Sun., April 23, the BBCC is holding a Flap Jack Fundraiser at Applebee’s, 600 Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst, supporting the BBCC walking Team for LI2DAY.  The walk will be held on Sat., June 10 and is 13.1 miles. More...

Bethel AME Church community health fair April 22

Bethel AME Church, in cooperation with NCBW 100, is holding a community health fair April 22 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

Boy Scout Troop 1421 fundraiser car wash April 22

Boy Scout Troop 1421 of Lindenhurst is holding a fundraiser car wash on Sat., April 22 (rain date Sun., April 23) from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The event will be held at the rear parking lot of Lindenhurst Village Hall, 430 S. More...

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