August 3, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, August 4   •On Fri., Aug. 4 at 4 p.m., the library will have Craft Friday with Kayla for grades 3-6. Amityville, Oak and John Streets, 631-264-0567.  More...

Volunteers fight early-morning, eight-alarm blaze in North Amityville

At approximately 2:30 a.m. Friday, firefighters from eight departments responded to a blaze at the Gulf station at the corner of Jefferson Avenue and Route 110.  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

West Babylon Junior H.S. 8th graders recognized at BACCA art show

West Babylon Junior High School eighth-graders were recently recognized at an awards ceremony for the spring Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts judged show.  More...

North Babylon graduates return to former elementary school Marion G. Vedder

Prior to the end of the school year, members of the North Babylon High School graduating Class of 2017, who started their academic careers at Marion G. More...

FOWL BALL

Ducks offense explodes in big win over New Britain

Do you want to know what will happen when you score 13 runs in a game? Chances are you’re going to win said game. Shocking, right? More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, July 30 More...

BVAC presents Celebration of Arts and Family Aug. 5

On Sat., Aug. 5, Babylon Village Arts Council is proud to present its first “Celebration of Arts and Family” at the Babylon Village Pool. More...

Celebrate art at Babylon Village pool Aug. 5

On Sat., Aug. 5 from 2-7 p.m., come to the Babylon Village pool for a day to celebrate art and family. You’ll get a unique perspective from Babylon Pool with amazing views of the Great South Bay. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT SUFFOLK COUNTY WILMINGTON TRUST COMPANY, NOT IN ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY BUT SOLELY AS TRUSTEE FOR STRUCTURED ASSET SECURITIES CORPORATION MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES More...

Lindenhurst Library unveils $14.5M expansion project; vote set for the fall

Cost estimate drops from $15.9 million at July 29 meeting; attributed to lower interest rates

A proposal to spend $14.5 million on renovations for the Lindenhurst Memorial Library was announced to the public on July 28. The plan, which the public will vote on in the fall, has received mixed reviews from residents. More...

WIFD holds public meeting

The West Islip Fire Department recently held a public informational meeting to outline its plans for an expansion and renovation of fire department facilities by way of a $4.4 million bond.  More...

 

People/Social

Bailey McLaughlin, of West Islip, graduates Brown University

Bailey McLaughlin, of West Islip, graduated from Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island. She earned a bachelor of science degree in environmental science with a focus in conservation science and policy. More...

Soldier Ride in Babylon hosts 10th anniversary event

For the 10th consecutive year, thousands rode through the streets of Babylon alongside proud veterans to support wounded service members for the annual Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride.  This year’s event, held Fri., July 21, had more than 1,5 More...

Please meet our 2017 local scholars

•Natalie R. Cotroneo, a student in Lindenhurst High School, is listed among the National Merit Scholarship winners. This year 182 colleges and universities are sponsoring more than 4,000 Merit Scholarship Awards. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

THREE IN ONE MONTH! After fighting for almost five years to save it, the David Smith house was demolished July 3rd. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

We call Nina our “Miracle Dog”. This young Shepherd/Husky with dazzling, blue topaz eyes surprised her rescuers three times. Each surprise was more of a shock and could have been deadly for Nina or her offspring. More...

Obituaries

Annetta Fogarty of Copiague, saleswoman for Frank’s dress shop

Annetta Fogarty raised her family in Copiague and always kept her door open for anyone in need of a good meal or a place to stay. “She was a good person and a good mother,” said her son Jeffrey. More...

Opinion

Babylon has it all

What a wonderful weekend in Babylon Village. It began on Saturday, a cloudy and rainy morning where, at the Village pool youngsters and their families bravely showed up for the annual swim meet. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Reader disappointed over Eastwood cartoon in last week’s edition

Dear Editor:  More...













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