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News from the Past

Babylon Beacon, 1968

Printed in the July 18, 1968 edition of the Babylon Beacon: Getting ready to see the sights, members of the American Field Service student program prepare sign to be used on sightseeing bus in Babylon area. Mrs. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

West Babylon H.S. recognizes 25 students at Blue and Gold Breakfast

West Babylon Senior High School’s top 25 students in the Class of 2018 were recognized during the inaugural Blue and Gold Breakfast with the superintendent on June 12.  More...

Babylon High School

Babylon JSHS seniors step into the future

Hundreds of guests filled the bleachers at Babylon Junior-Senior High School’s Coach Walter F. Williams Football Field on the evening of June 22 to recognize and congratulate the school’s graduating Class of 2018.  More...

Lindenhurst High School

Caps off to the Lindenhurst High School Class of 2018

On June 22, the soon-to-be graduates of the Lindenhurst High School Class of 2018 took to the Edward F.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

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

Movie nights in Babylon Village

The Babylon Village Arts Council, in partnership with the Babylon Youth Project, will present Wednesday Family Film Night at the Babylon Village Gazebo. On August 1, Trolls will be the featured movie and on August 8, Ice Age.  More...

AMVETS Post 18 Nite at the Races fundraiser July 27

AMVETS Post 18, 141 Carleton Ave., East Islip, is holding a Nite at the Races fundraiser, Fri., July 27. Doors open at 5 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m. and races at 7 p.m. More...

Opinion

A lesson for all of us on service and charity

A police officer in Florida came upon a homeless man trying to shave his beard behind a gasoline station. The electric shaver was not working properly and the officer tried to help.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Reader disagrees with cartoon—and editorial

Dear Editor: I completely disagree with your editorial (July 11 & 12) defending the recent cartoon of Kevin Eastwood. More...

Plans moving forward to preserve Signal building

Contractor Ken Rogers seeking final approvals

For Jen and Ken Rogers, their proposal for the Old Southside Signal newspaper building and the adjoining property along Main Street is the perfect combination. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, July 27   • AMVETS Post 18, 141 Carleton Ave., East Islip, is holding a Nite at the Races fundraiser, Fri., July 27. Doors open at 5 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m. and races at 7 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Village Lions Club holds installations

The Babylon Lions Club held its installation of officers dinner June 25, swearing in Ralph Consola as president. The event was held at Ristorante Gemelli in Babylon.  More...

Local student achievers

IN THE NEWS

•Jamie Oddo, a resident of Deer Park and graduate of Deer Park High School, was recently presented with a $750 education scholarship by Teacher’s Federal Credit Union on behalf of the New York Credit Union Association (NYCUA).  Oddo p More...

Preservation of building Signals community’s commitment to history

The old Signal building, or Red Lion building as it was later called, was the home of the Southside Signal newspaper under the leadership of publisher Henry Livingston who was born in 1837. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•Babylon has lost one of her cherished sons. Patrick Henry died Sunday, July 22. His family, who spent the last couple of years helping him battle his illness with grace and patience, surrounded him.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Last week we launched the “Guess ALDO’s Breeds” contest, which is ongoing. You still have time to enter your breed hunches for ALDO (shown below) and possibly win a dog DNA kit of your own.  More...

Obituaries

William Aubin, Babylon resident, aeronautical engineer, Grumman employee

Following his graduation from college with a degree in aeronautical engineering, William Aubin took a job in his hometown of Detroit. Then he heard about a new company on Long Island. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK Nationstar Mortgage LLC, Plaintiff AGAINST Vincent Russo; et al., Defendant(s) Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale duly dated February 14, 2018 I,& More...













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