June 1, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Babylon JSHS hosts first student/teacher talent show

The Babylon Junior-Senior High School Foreign Language Honor Society recently hosted the first student/ teacher talent show, featuring teachers showcasing their talents alongside students in an effort to raise funds for the Promoting Health in Haiti More...

Please meet the 2017 local scholars

•The University at Albany, Albany New York named the following local residents to the dean’s list for the fall 2016 semester: From Babylon are Emily O’Halloran, Jennifer Gregory, Daniel Barkan and Sean Dreher; from North Babylon are More...

West Babylon seniors recognized at annual Principal’s Achievement Awards ceremony

Approximately 200 students from West Babylon Senior High School were recognized on May 15 at the school’s annual Principal’s Achievement Awards ceremony.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •HIICAP: Tues., June 6, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. A HIICAP counselor will provide information, education and counseling on Medicare and other Health Insurance on an individual basis. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, June 4 More...

Bay Shore Historical Society barbecue June 3

On Sat., June 3, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Bay Shore Historical Society, 22 Maple Ave., Bay Shore, will hold its annual open house with a barbecue from noon to 2 p.m. More...

Duck decoy carving demo set for Sunday, June 11

On Sun., June 11, from 1 to 5 p.m., expert carvers and folklorists will demonstrate traditional duck decoy carving in the Long Island Museum’s decoy gallery, The Bayman’s Art.  The museum is located at 1200 Route 25A in Stony Brook. More...

Opinion

Our communities remembered

EDITORIAL

And so, the Memorial Day parades were rained out…  That’s always sad because these parades are traditions for families, volunteers, veterans and others. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Medicare isn’t broken. Quit trying to fix it.

Tens of thousands of seniors owe their lives to Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, according to a new study from the University of Illinois.The program reduces mortality rates among the elderly by more than 2 percent annually. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, June 2   •Friends of the Babylon Library Book Sale: Fri., June 2, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. For info., email: FOBPL12@gmail.com. Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave., 669- 1624  More...

 

People/Social

Corey Border honored as Territory Manager at Combined Insurance

Corey Border, a West Babylon resident, was recently honored as the Territory Manager of the Year for Combined Insurance, a Chubb Company. Borders was honored for his outstanding sales and leadership throughout 2016. More...

Community comes together to remember Diane Aluska

Lindenhurst mother lost her life in accident Mother's Day

More than a hundred Lindenhurst residents, friends and family members of Diane Aluska attended a candlelight vigil in memory of the Lindenhurst resident on Fri., May 19. More...

Family remembers Theresa Calcanes to help spread brain cancer awareness

May was Brain Cancer Awareness Month, and for the family of West Babylon resident Theresa Calcanes, who died of brain cancer in September at the age of 67, it is also a special time to remember the devoted mother, grandmother, accomplished businesswo More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•I was surprised and saddened to hear that the Memorial Day parade had been cancelled. Weather was not cooperating. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Staff Sgt. Reckless (c. 1948-68) was a Mongolian mare that served in the Marine Corps during the Korean War. More...

Obituaries

Steven A. Soper, Sr., truck driver for Deer Park company and NAFCo volunteer

Steven A. Soper, Sr., a resident of Amityville and a truck driver for Yellow Roadway in Deer Park, died April 16, 2017 at his home. He was 61 years old. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice is hereby given thata license, number 1302428for liquor, beer and winehas been applied for by theundersigned to sell liquor,beer and wine at retail under the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law at 34 36Front St, Greenport, NY11944, County of Suffol More...













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