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JFK Intermediate Students use plantings to help beautify Babylon

Civic-minded John F. More...

West Islip students investigate current events

Young West Islip students tackled current events during the second week of the month-long Summer Investigations program, in which kindergartners, first-graders and second-graders attend four days a week for two hours, improving their reading, math an More...

West Babylon students have been recognized as BACCA winners

During the Babylon Citizen’s Council of the Arts Teen Tony Awards, four West Babylon Senior High School student-actors were recognized for their roles in the school’s play “The Mystery of Edwin Drood.” The district congratulat 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, September 2   More...

Sen. Phil Boyle’s Small Business Expo set for September 13th

Small business owners are invited to N.Y. Sen. Phil Boyle’s Small Business Networking & Expo on Thurs., Sept. 13, 4-7 p.m., at Captain Bill’s in Bay Shore.  More...

Books sought for fair

The Babylon Beautification Society is once again asking the public to contribute their gently used books and DVDs to this year’s fair which is scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 9. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNT Y OF SUFFOLK, NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC, D/B/A CHAMPION MORTGAGE COMPANY, Plaintiff, vs. WILLIAM FULMORE, JR. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, August 31   •On Fri., August 31 at 12 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...

News from the Past

Mohawk Players present The Absence of a Cello production at Belmont Junior H.S.

Printed in the April 13, 1967 edition of the Babylon Beacon: Director and cast of “The Absence of a Cello” talking over a scene during rehearsal. The Mohawk Players will present this production at Belmont Lake Jr. High School, April 15. More...

 

People/Social

North Babylon appoints new director of physical education

Jason Friesen was named as the new director of physical education, health, recreation and athletics in the North Babylon School District.  More...

Please meet the 2018 local scholars

•Stephanie Watt of Lindenhurst has joined the Honors Program at Wilkes University.  •Luis Delatorre of Lindenhurst has returned following an intensive research project at Worcester Polytechnic Institute.  •Brendan Laing of We More...

Soup kitchen at Cross of Christ celebrates 25th anniversary

On Sunday, April 15, Cross of Christ Lutheran Church in Babylon celebrated the 25th anniversary of its “Feeding the Flock” weekly soup kitchen.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•I have an amusing story about a new acquaintance. She is a very intelligent woman from Tucson, Arizona. We were introduced by a friend and found that we had a lot in common. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Media Medley: Last week requests from annual dog and cat media events all came at the same time. Don’t recall that ever happening before. Below are the requests: More...

Obituaries

Former Suffolk County DA and Supreme Court Justice Patrick Henry, at 88

When Lindsay Henry thinks of his father, Patrick Henry, the first word that comes to his mind is integrity, he said.  “He would never compromise his word for anyone or anything and always did what he thought was right,” said Henry.&n More...

Opinion

America needs a wall to stop flood of drugs into the states

Dear Editor:  I believe the proposed wall between America and Mexico should be built forthwith.  Each day without a wall with Mexico is another day that brings reports of more deaths from opioid/heroin overdose deaths and more suicides of t More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Get them off to a healthy start with nutritious school lunches

It’s almost time for back-to-school! Packing the kids’ lunches for school means you have control over which foods they are eating. Parents can manage nutritious meals even when the kids are at school. More...













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