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Summer Weekend Events

Friday, July 6   •Senior Fitness Classes: Fridays July 6, 13, 20, 27 and Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, 11a.m.-12 p.m. A series of gentle exercises geared towards increasing range of motion and flexibility. $20 fee. Bring 1-3 lb. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

John F. Kennedy student Angel Bachez honored for “Be Pool Smart” contest

John F. Kennedy Intermediate School student Angel Bachez of Deer Park was recently honored by S.C. Leg. Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) as the Legislative District 17 2018 “Be Pool Smart” poster contest winner.  More...

Locals selected in 2018 Major League Baseball draft

When you think about Long Islanders playing in Major League Baseball, who first comes to mind? More...

FOWL BALL

Fisher pitches gem as Ducks edge Sugar Land

The Ducks have been getting inconsistent performances from their pitching staff over the course of the last week, so they were really looking for a big performance from Jake Fisher. On June 18, that is exactly what Fisher gave to the Flock. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Adult Games in the Afternoon: Mondays, June, 1-4 p.m. Bring friends and cards or board games.  More...

Events & Bulletin

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, July 8   More...

BVAC hosting Art by the Falls event July 7th

On Sat., July 7, BVAC’s 11th outdoor art show “Art by the Falls” will be showcasing 20 Long Island artists at Argyle Park from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  This free family summer event is a must for all.  More...

Deadline for alumni award nominations in BSD extended

The Babylon School District is accepting nominations for the Distinguished Alumni Award. This award will honor alumni whose deeds and character exemplify outstanding achievements in their life’s work and/or service to their communities.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK Deutsche Bank National Trust Company, as Trustee, in trust for the registered holders of Morgan Stanley ABS Capital I Inc. More...

Old deli on Wellwood Avenue in Lindenhurst comes down

An old, dilapidated building on Wellwood Avenue in Lindenhurst that has been an eyesore in the community for years, has now been razed. Babylon Town Councilman Anthony Manetta announced the demolition this week.  More...

Michael Golub installed as Babylon Fire Department Chief

When you ask Michael Golub what motivates him, his answer is simple. “I was brought up in a home where you gave back,” he said. “Everything is about service; you have to repay your community.”  More...

 

People/Social

Kyle McCarthy earns Eagle Scout honor

On Sun., June 10, S. C., Leg. Kevin McCaffrey (R-Lindenhurst) attended the Eagle Scout Court of Honor ceremony for Troop 2014’s Kyle McCarthy. More...

Catherine Amodeo celebrates her 100th birthday!

Catherine Amodeo was born on the feast of Saint Anthony, June 13, 1918, in Brooklyn. This year, Amodeo, who is known as “Rena,” celebrated her 100th birthday. More...

Babylon Rotary welcomes new member Alice Cromarty

Alice Cromarty was recently welcomed as the newest Babylon Rotary Club member. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

On Sunday, July 1, a large crowd gathered at Argyle Park to celebrate the dedication of our new “Bayman” statue. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Fourth of July brings an annual appreciation for the Founding Fathers, particularly Washington and Jefferson. It appears Washington was more of a dog lover than Jefferson. Judge for yourself.  More...

Obituaries

Marie Mastro-DeRidder, longtime Babylon Village resident and BHS graduate, at 80

Born Jan. 13, 1938 to Paula and Abraham Papas, Marie Mastro-De- Ridder lived her life as a supportive figure for her family. More...

Opinion

Let’s remember what our Founding Fathers accomplished through the art of compromise

On July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress met in the Pennsylvania State House and announced that the 13 Colonies regarded themselves as independent and sovereign states no longer subject to British Rule. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Readers: Cartoon about America’s policy toward immigrant children was insensitive

Dear Editor:  This letter is in response to the cartoon ‘Drawing Conclusions’ by Kevin Eastwood, (published in the June 27 edition of the Massapequa Post, Amityville Record and Babylon Beacon.)  More...













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