June 8, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Lindenhurst Village holds hearing on Downtown Redevelopment District

The Village of Lindenhurst held the first of two opportunities for residents to comment or ask questions on a proposed Downtown Redevelopment District (DRD) floating zone for multiple residences May 16. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, June 9   •Scrubs, Scrubs, Scrubs: Fri., June 9, 7:00-8:30 p.m. Incorporate Aromatherapy and essential oils into facial and body scrubs. Participants will create scrubs that they can use. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

West Babylon student-artists named poster winners

West Babylon Junior High School students Isabella Villacis, Ella Henson, Amanda Rosario and Jourlen Chery were recently named Suffolk County winners in this year’s New York Association for Pupil Transportation Safety Bus Transportation poster c More...

Deer Park HS patriots send gifts to deployed alumni

Deer Park High School’s Patriot Club recently packed and mailed eight care packages to three former Deer Park students and current U.S. service members: Justin Gallo and George Tirado in Afghanistan and Jonathan Trautwig in Iraq.  More...

Lindenhurst Mayor Lavorata welcomes member of German FD

Mayor Michael Lavorata recently welcomed members of the Walldorf Germany Fire Department and the Walldorf mayor to the Village of Lindenhurst to celebrate the friendship between two villages. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Adult Games in the Afternoon: Mondays, 1-4 p.m. Bring your own cards or board games. New participants welcome. More...

Obituaries

Services for retired S.C. Police Officer Dennis G. Gannon

Memorial services will be held for former Amityville resident Dennis G. Gannon who died Jan. 12, 2017. He was 73 years old. More...

Opinion

Public comment at public meetings should be timely

Several schools and local bodies hold their regular meetings and move to agenda items without first giving residents an opportunity to speak or ask questions on those items. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Loss of David Smith home is loss of another piece of Babylon Village’s history

Dear Editor: More...

Republic Airport moves forward with plans for aviation-use expansion

As controversy continues on a proposal by the Department of Transportation (DOT) to construct airportrelated facilities at Republic Airport in Farmingdale, Republic Airport Commission Chairman (RAC) Frank Nocerino gave an update on where the project More...

Babylon School District's bond rating upgraded

As a result of sound financial planning and community support, the Babylon School District’s bond rating has been upgraded from Aa3 to Aa2 by Moody's Investor Service.  More...

Memorial Day parade cancelled due to rain but ceremonies to honor America's heroes held

Due to the rain on Memorial Day, the American Legion Post 94 cancelled the Memorial Day Parade in Babylon Village and held ceremonies at their post at 22 Grove Place. More...

 

People/Social

Sons of Italy hosts annual Scholarship Awards Night

The Sons of Italy in America, Constantino Brumidi Lodge No.2211 in Deer Park, held their annual Scholarship Awards Night on May 16, 2017. More...

WB Troop of Tiger Scouts move up to wolves

West Babylon Pack 104's tiger scouts have completed all of their achievements and are moving up to the next level in scouting -- wolves! But first they have to conquer one night of camping. The boys, all first graders at West Babylon's John F. More...

West Babylon Lions Club flag raising ceremony held

West Babylon Lions Club recently held a flag raising for the Thin Blue Line honoring the men and women who serve and protect our community.   More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Foster homes are crucial to animal rescue. Here are 12 reasons why you should consider fostering a dog or cat for your Town shelter or a private humane organization: 1. Fostering saves lives. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, June 11 More...

Long Island Crisis Center offering free Counselor Assistant Program beginning June 8

According to several studies on volunteerism, those people who volunteer reap social, emotional and even physical benefits from their experiences: •Boosts self-esteem because by helping others you’ll find a greater sense of self-worth and More...

Life and Times of Buster Keaton June 15

John K. Hodge will present The Life and Times of Buster Keaton, Thurs., June 15, 7:30 p.m. at the meeting of the Bay Shore Historical Society which will be held at Bay Shore/Brightwaters Library, One South Country Rd., Brightwaters. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Public Notice Fact Sheet The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has received a Brownfield Cleanup Program· (SCP) application and Draft Remedial Investigation Work Plan from 441 Eastern Parkway, More...













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