October 26, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Town commemorating 100th anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in New York

This year is the 100th anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in New York, and the Town of Babylon, together with the Babylon History Museum will be unveiling two historical markers commemorating this milestone.  More...

Two latecomers run on Democratic and Republican lines for County sheriff

Republican Larry Zacarese and Democrat Errol Toulon square off Nov. 7 in the race for Suffolk County sheriff. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, October 27   More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Seventh graders at Robert Frost Middle School win scholarships for essay contest

Three seventh-graders from Deer Park’s Robert Frost Middle School won scholarships in an essay contest held by the Order Sons of Italy in America’s Suffolk County Commission for Social Justice.  More...

North Babylon boys soccer blanks Deer Park, 3-0

North Babylon boys soccer had a tough season in 2016, but the 2017 version of the Bulldogs is back on the right path.  A year after going 8-8-1, North Babylon improved to 11-3-1 after a 3-0 victory over Deer Park at home on Oct. 13.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•The Chamber of Commerce and the Village of Babylon did a great job with last weekend’s events in the business district. Of course, lovely weather helped quite a bit, too! More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Here’s looking at you, Kid!” Humphrey Bogart would be so intrigued with new canine research from the University of Portsmouth in Britain. This study found dogs produce more facial expressions when humans are looking at them. More...

Obituaries

Arthur Henry Maynard, Jr., taught in the Lindenhurst and West Islip school districts and lived in Amityville Village

Arthur Henry Maynard, Jr., a former resident of Amityville, died Aug. 20, 2017, at Plantation Bay Rehabilitation Center in St. Cloud, Florida. Mr. Maynard was born in New York City. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1305719 for liquor, beer and wine has been applied for by the undersigned to sell liquor, beer and wine at retail under the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law at 485 Mountauk Hwy More...

Breaking News - 10/28/2017 2:20 PM

Halloween on parade was on display in Babylon Village today - Free Access

A few hundred ghosts, goblins, superheroes and creepy, crawly creatures paraded up and down Babylon Village today getting treats from the merchants. More...

Gerry Compitello and Kevin Sabella vying for Babylon Town clerk’s seat

Kevin V. Sabella (R) and Gerry Compitello (D) are both running for the Babylon Town clerk’s office, formerly held by Carol Quirk, who is retiring after the current term.  More...

Assemblywoman Christine Pellegrino takes “toxic tour” to lobby for cleanups

New York State Assemblywoman Christine Pellegrino (D-9th District) joined with Assemblyman Steve Englebright, Chair of the Committee on Environmental Conservation, to tour a toxic site in West Islip and to press for an immediate clean up, as well as More...

Bond referendum vote in North Babylon set for December 5

At its meeting on Oct. 3, the North Babylon Union Free School District Board of Education unanimously voted to adopt a resolution to move forward with a facilities improvement project for community consideration in the form of a $69,249,5000 bond. More...

 

People/Social

Local resident Michael Devlin promoted to rank of specialist

Michael Devlin, of West Islip and assigned to the Company B I-69th Infantry received a promotion to the rank of specialist. More...

Biagio M. Arpino agrees to serve as interim principal at St. John the Baptist H.S.

St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School, West Islip, announced that Biagio M. Arpino has agreed to serve as interim principal.  More...

St. Joseph the Carpenter Council Knights of Columbus, Babylon installs new officers

St. Joseph the Carpenter Council N0.14771, Knights of Columbus in Babylon recently held its annual Installation of Officers on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Church in Babylon. Philip A. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Adult Games in the Afternoon: Mon., Oct. 30, 1-4 p.m. Bring friends and games. We provide the space, tables and chair. Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, October 29   More...

Princess Tea Party by Ballet Long Island performances begin Oct. 21

Ballet Long Island is once again presenting its Princess Tea Party. This party is for the true princess in your life. Attendees are invited to dress as their favorite Princess and enjoy a performance on stage. More...

Free car seat inspection at Amityville fire Prevention Open House Oct. 29

A free car seat inspection will be held Sun., Oct. 29, 9:30 a.m. to noon at the Amityville Fire Department’s open house, 55 Oak St., Amityville.  More...

Opinion

Our political endorsements for November 2017

EDITORIAL

On Tues., Nov. 7, voters will go to the polls and be asked to select their representatives at the Town and County levels. More...













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