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Deer Park School District honors retiring, tenured and long-serving employees

At a recent Deer Park Board of Education meeting, the district honored retiring and newly tenured administrators, teachers and staff, as well as bestowing years of service awards on those who have served for 25 and 30 years.  More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, June 16   More...

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Schools/Sports

Please meet the 2017 local scholars

•North Babylon resident Vanda McCormick received a bachelor of arts degree Sun., May 21, from Curry College, Milton, Massachusetts.  More...

Babylon student-musicians garner large list of accomplishments

Based on their musical talents Babylon Junior-Senior High School student-musicians earned tremendous success during their recent trip to Williamsburg, Virginia for the WorldStrides OnStage music competition.  More...

Babylon Memorial Grade School focuses on Chinese and American culture

Third-graders throughout Babylon Memorial Grade School recently took part in an important classroom lesson focused on the differences and similarities between Chinese and American culture. 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...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, June 18 More...

Conklin House to hold Old-Fashioned Village Picnic and Beer Tasting set for July 9

On Sun., July 9 from 2 to 6 p.m., the Conklin House, located at 280 Deer Park Ave., Babylon, will have an Old-Fashioned Village Picnic and Beer Tasting. More...

St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church yard sale/fish fry June 17

A yard sale/fish fry will be held Sat., June 17 at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, 305 Carll’s Path, Deer Park.  The yard sale will be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Opinion

Summer, a time to recapture the many joys of childhood

It’s that time of year. Teachers know it well. Parents see it too. Children smell summer in the air. They are getting anxious about the days of freedom to come. They are antsy, having a hard time focusing on schoolwork. More...

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June 1–7 is CPR & AED Awareness Week – Learn Hands-Only CPR to save lives

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

What would you do if someone next to you collapsed because their heart stopped beating from sudden cardiac arrest? More...

Breaking News - 6/18/2017 7:43 PM

Republic Airport Commission meeting postponed to Tuesday - Free Access

Reader update:The Republic Airport Commission meeting, originally scheduled for Monday, June 19, has been rescheduled for Tuesday, June 20, 7 p.m., at 7150 Republic Airport, Conference Room 201 of the Main Terminal Building. More...

Breaking News - 6/15/2017 2:54 PM

New Gazebo at Tanner Park Dedicated to Eagle Scout who died in auto accident in 2015 - Free Access

Members of Boy Scout Troop 284 and Town of Babylon officials came together Sat., June 10 to dedicate a recently constructed gazebo in memory of Eagle Scout Joseph Ferriso, who tragically lost his life in a car accident in 2015. More...

Sen. Boyle honors WI teacher

West Islip High School teacher Anne-Marie Dunn was honored at the second annual Teacher of Excellence Awards ceremony, hosted by State Sen. Phil Boyle at the Bay Shore Fire Department on May 4.  More...

 

People/Social

Students help restore West Babylon's windmill

Students of Western Suffolk BOCES recently built four new blades as part of their studies for the Beautification Windmill on Route 109 in West Babylon. The old blades were there for more than 20 years and needed replacement. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•I hope that all of you had a chance to see June’s Strawberry Moon last week. The clouds finally cleared just enough to see the moon for the first time in a week. The moon seemed rather large and a reddish-orange color. More...

MAYOR’S COLUMN

It is with great sadness that I feel the need to write this letter to our community regarding our most trusted and valuable employee, Charles “Skip” Gardner. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

With mosquitoes buzzing again, it’s time for your annual reminder about how insidious heartworm disease is in dogs, and how prevention is worth its weight in gold. More...

Obituaries

Lou Maestri, U.S. Navy veteran and former Babylon Town councilman

Lou (Louis J.) Maestri, a former resident of Wheatley Heights who served as Babylon Town councilman for many years, died May 21, 2017. He was 82 years old.  More...

Good Shepherd Bereavement Services available

Good Shepherd Hospice Bereavement Services are free and opened to anyone in the community who has experienced a loss through death.  Upcoming bereavement support groups, led by a bereavement specialist, include:  •Spousal/partner loss More...

Emma Schubart awarded scholarship from Babylon Village Historical Society

The winner of the Babylon Village Historical Society Scholarship (BVHS) is Babylon High School student Emma Schubart. More...

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