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Schools/Sports

Paul J. Bellew Elementary School celebrates Flag Day

Coinciding with the monthly character trait of patriotism, West Islip’s Paul J. Bellew Elementary School celebrated Flag Day in June. Music, student readers and local military members all played a special part in the event. More...

May Moore students raise funds to help child poverty

Each year, bus driver Juan Rodriguez buys red noses for his students at Deer Park’s May Moore Primary School in time for their participation in Red Nose Day, when students dress up in clown noses to raise funds to help child poverty.  More...

Deer Park student receives award for Be Pool Smart poster

Angel Bachez, a third-grader at Deer Park’s John F. Kennedy Intermediate School, recently received an award from S.C. Legislator Tom Donnelly for his outstanding work in the Suffolk County Be Pool Smart poster contest. 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 9 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, September 10 •No scheduled meetings . . . More...

Books sought for fair-final days

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...

Science of Spirituality Festival September 9

The Science of Spirituality Meditation Center in Amityville will hold its Darshan Mela Spiritual Festival, Sun., Sept. 9, from 1 to 5 p.m.  Join in for a day of fun, entertainment and spiritual rejuvenation. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

PUBLIC NOTICE BOARD OF APPEALS VILLAGE OF BABYLON PURSUANT to the provisions of Article VII of the Building Zone Ordinance of the Village of Babylon, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Appeals of the Village o More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, September 7   •On Fri., September 7 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...

 

People/Social

Jerry Owenburg re-elected as Trustee of FASNY

Jerry Owenburg, a 48- year veteran of the fire service, has been re-elected to the Board of Trustees of the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York (FASNY) Firemen’s Home, a specialized residential healthcare facility for retired v More...

Brumidi Lodge installs new members

The Sons and Daughters of Italy in America, Constantino Brumidi Lodge No. 2211 in Deer Park, recently hosted a new member installation ceremony. The installation took place at the regular monthly business meeting on Thurs., Aug. More...

Luke Harris wins first place at Long Island Science Fair

Research by West Islip High School Class of 2018 graduate Luke Harris was recently featured in an article in the “Science News for Students” magazine and website.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•The Pilot Club of Babylon founded its Start School Right program for students. Back in the 1980s, Pilot was the only group to help provide students in need with both school supplies and clothing. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Progress in canine cancer therapies can lead to improved therapeutics for people. A new treatment for dogs with the same brain cancer that killed Senator John McCain last month is showing great promise for canine patients. More...

Obituaries

Thomas W. Claud, Amity Harbor resident, retired NYC Police Officer and veteran

Thomas W. Claud, a veteran and retired New York City Police Officer, died July 28, 2018. He was 75 years old . Mr. Claud was born in Hollis Queens and attended parochial schools there. He joined the U.S. More...

Opinion

We say no to SWSD breaks for developers

Public officials continuously struggle to strike a balance between economic viability and the well being of the local taxpayer. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Wyandanch Rising and Heartland projects give developers breaks, and taxpayers very little

Dear Editor:  More...













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