November 1, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Lindenhurst Village requests community feedback for walkability study

The Village of Lindenhurst is currently participating in a walkability study being performed by engineering firm Greenman-Pedersen (GPI). It is important that they receive feedback from the community. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, November 2   More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Maisel, Lebron lead St. John the Baptist to win

A week after a heartbreaking last-second loss to St. Joseph by-the-Sea and the subsequent long bus ride back from Staten Island, it looked like deja-vu for the St. John the Baptist football team Saturday afternoon in Queens. More...

FOWL BALL

Valdespin headlines as Duckstake home postseason awards

At the conclusion of any season, organizations take the time to look back at the accomplishments their ball club made on and off the field over the course of the long year.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•I felt badly about a couple of items I forgot to mention in last week’s column, but as it turned out, both the Babylon High Homecoming and Parade, which was to have been held last Saturday, were instead held Friday night to avoid the nor& More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Dogs and cats with blue eyes are striking. Certain breeds like Siamese and Himalayan cats or Siberian Huskies and Old English Sheepdogs commonly have blue eyes. Genetics plays a part but the blue eye trait is not limited to specific breeds. More...

Obituaries

E. Jane (Deale) Williams, resident of Babylon and West Islip, and member of DAR

E. Jane Williams of New Tothrop, Michigan, died Oct. 5, 2018. She was a resident of Babylon and West Islip for many years  Mrs. Williams was born on Oct. 9, 1933 to William H. More...

St. Mary’s offers help with grief during the holidays

St. Mary’s Parish in East Islip is offering a Holiday Help Program called “The Unwanted Gift of Grief.” The program will be held on November 8 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT SUFFOLK COUNTY U.S. More...

Raia faces opposition from attorney Avrum Rosen

When the courts threw out the petitions of Michael Marcantonio, a Democrat running against Republican incumbent Andrew Raia in the 12th AD, Avrum Rosen, another Democrat and an attorney, stepped in.  More...

McSweeney and Barreiros seek seat on Babylon Town Board

When Babylon Town Councilman Terence McSweeney accepted the appointment by Babylon Town Supervisor Richard Schaffer to fill the seat formerly held by Tom Donnelly, he did so, he said, because he saw it as another opportunity to continue serving his c More...

 

People/Social

BVAC Opera Night a success

Babylon Village Arts Council presented Opera Night Long Island at Christ Episcopal Church last month to over 50 opera lovers. The voices filled the venue with majestic music. Proceeds from the raffle was donated to the Nourish Babylon food program. More...

Educational Bus Transportation of West Babylon hosts Walk/Run

To help make a difference for those living in poverty, Educational Bus Transportation of West Babylon recently sponsored the Friends of the Poor® Walk/Run in Bethpage.  According to organizers of the event, the Friends of the Poor® Walk/Run prov More...

Brumidi Lodge holds installation

The Sons and Daughters of Italy in America, Constantino Brumidi Lodge No. 2211 in Deer Park, recently hosted a New Member Installation Ceremony. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Blood Pressure Screenings: Sat., Nov. 3, 10 a.m.-12 noon. 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, November 4 More...

Witchcraft on tap at BVHS meeting set for November 4th

Babylon Village Historical Society meeting to be held, Sun., Nov. 4 with a presentation on The Witchcraft Trials.  The annual meeting of the Babylon Village Historical Society will be held at 2 p.m. on Sun., Nov. More...

American Legion Babylon fundraiser to be held November 17 helps kids in need

American Legion Babylon Post #94 will host a Reverse Raffle fundraiser on Saturday, November 17, 6 to 10 p.m., at its headquarters, 22 Grove Place, Babylon. More...

Opinion

Our endorsements, November 2018

There are many issues and implications in the elections set for next Tuesday and voters have to make some tough choices between candidates at the local, state and federal levels. More...













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