May 31, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, June 1 •On Fri., June 1 at 1 p.m., the library will have Basic Conversational English. Practice, learn and become more comfortable with the use of the English language in a relaxed, informal environment. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

WBHS Honor Society sponsors Field of Honor display for veterans

Members of the West Babylon Senior High School Honor Society held an American flag fundraiser to show their support of local veterans. More...

Babylon students awarded Covantage EcoTech Scholarships

On May 5, the Town of Babylon and Covanta Energy honored 12 Babylon School District students through the Covantage EcoTech Scholarship Program for their incredible contribution to the field of science research.  This program, open to any student More...

Babylon Junior-Senior H.S. welcomes 15 visitors from Paris, France

As a means of promoting a firsthand cultural exchange experience, students enrolled in Melissa Anderson’s French classes at Babylon Junior-Senior High School recently welcomed 15 visitors from Paris, France to the school. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Adult Games in the Afternoon: Mondays, May, 1-4 p.m. Bring friends and cards or board games. •Blood Pressure Screening: Sat., June 2, 10- 11 a.m. First come/first served basis. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, June 3   More...

St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church yard sale and fish fry June 9

St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church in Deer Park is holding a yard sale and fish fry Sat., June 9. The fish fry is from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The yard sale is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; then a rummage sale from 1 to 4 p.m., rain or shine. More...

Last Hope Animal Rescue low-cost vaccine clinic to be held June 10

On Sun., June 10 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Last Hope Animal Rescue will be holding a low-cost vaccine clinic for dogs and cats at the Last Hope Adoption Center, 3300 Beltagh Ave., Wantagh (across the street from Wantagh High School). More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK COUNTY OF SUFFOLK Citibank, N.A. Plaintiff, -against- Salvatore J. Dorsa Jr a/k/a Sal J Dorsa, Jr as Heir to the Estate of Salvatore A. More...

Babylon Village considers restaurant applications

Babylon Village held two public hearings for restaurants last week, approving an enhanced menu for one and reserving decision for outdoor seating and dining at another.  More...

Brooks and Jean-Pierre introduce bill to prevent teen alcohol and drug use

Would expand Social Host Law

As prom night nears for many Long Island teens, New York State Senator John Brooks and Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre held a press conference at the United North Amityville Youth Organization to discuss Bill S.8097, which would hold parents who k More...

 

People/Social

Eric Donohue is BVHS Scholarship Winner

The winner of the Babylon Village Historical Society Scholarship is West Babylon High School student Eric Donohue. More...

Greyson Sladic earns Eagle Scout recognition

An Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Greyson D. Sladic was held on Fri., April 27, 2018 at Our Lady of Grace Church located at 666 Albin Ave. in West Babylon.  More...

BACCA “Creating Art from Architecture” Show winners

The BACCA Show, “Creating Art from Architecture: Doors Windows & Porches,” was a tremendous success. The show was sponsored by a grant from the National Endowment for the arts. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•Driving through Babylon Village after dark, one sees Main Street with the streetlights, the tree-lined streets and flower baskets. The one thing that draws one’s eye the most, however, is the steeple of the First Presbyterian Church. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Around Memorial Day, we honor all who paid the ultimate price to protect our lives, country and freedom. Throughout history, dogs have accompanied soldiers into battle. Dogs played a bigger part during the Civil War than most of us realize.  More...

Obituaries

Ruth Rebecca Diggs Bostic, employee of Lamda and SEDCO Electronics in Farmingdale

Growing up in Augusta, Georgia, Ruth Rebecca Diggs Bostic dreamed of moving to New York. She realized that dream following her graduation from Lucy Laney High School in Georgia and drove to Long Island with her brother John. More...

Opinion

Don’t allow politics to infiltrate Memorial Day’s true meaning

Monday’s Memorial Day parades were awesome. They paid beautiful tribute to those men and women who died in defense of our country and for our freedom.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

There is great strength in understanding we are all in this together

Our republic is under stress. So much so, in fact, that if you’re not worried about its future, you probably haven’t been paying attention.  More...













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