December 27, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Sweet treats help send Babylon youngster to Disney World

For most of us, chocolate chip cookies are just a treat to satisfy our sweet tooth, but for three-year-old Bear Bonner of Babylon Village, chocolate chip cookies are his ticket to an all-expense-paid trip to Disney World. More...

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Schools/Sports

JFK students learn about 9/11

In honor of Patriot’s Day, first-grade students in Lisa DeGennaro’s class at John F. More...

NB recognizes 26 AP Scholars

Twenty-six current seniors at North Babylon High School earned the designation of Advanced Placement Scholars from the College Board for excelling on the 2018 AP exams. More...

West Babylon students explore career choices

Students in Caitlin Alfano’s family and consumer sciences class at West Babylon Junior High School were introduced to Naviance, a college and career readiness program. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: TUESDAY, January 1 More...

LICAPS Water Conservation Subcommittee needs your opinion

LICAP’s Water Conservation Subcommittee will be holding several focus groups in the upcoming months and it is recruiting Suffolk County residents to participate. More...

Brumidi Lodge to host New Year’s Eve Gala December 31st and soup night January 10th

Brumidi Lodge is hosting its annual New Year’s Eve Gala on Monday, December 31, 2018, from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m., at 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park. More...

Opinion

It’s time to begin writing the next chapter in our lives

It is that time of year when we close one year and look ahead to another. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY: There is room for compromise on illegal immigration

Is there any way to break the policy logjam on immigration?  Most Republicans favor tougher border security measures, while Democrats tend to support a path to citizenship for illegal immigrants. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, December 28   •On Fri., December 28 at 1 p.m., the library will have Basic Conversational English. Practice, learn and become conversational in the English language in a relaxed, informal environment. More...

Fiery crash between school bus and car in NB

The North Babylon Fire Company, Suffolk County and New York State police responded to an accident on Sylvan Road just north of Deer Park Avenue about 10:40 a.m. Friday Dec. 14. More...

 

People/Social

Eagle Scout David Martin completes benefit project

David Martin, a Life Scout from Troop 399 in North Babylon, completed his Eagle Scout project to benefit the Children’s Garden of Marion G. Vedder Elementary School in North Babylon.  More...

Legislator Tom Donnelly honors Girl Scout Silver Award recipients

Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly recently commended seven local Girl Scouts from North Babylon and West Babylon for their work in the community that earned them Silver Awards, the highest award available to Girl Scout Cadettes. More...

Russian pianist Maxim Anikushin entertains residents at Babylon library

On Sun., Nov. 18, more than 60 residents were kept in awe with the performance of Russian pianist Maxim Anikushin. The Babylon library community room was filled with music from many classical composers.   More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

My favorite weekend is the first weekend in December, which starts with the Open House at the Conklin House and the Night of Old Fashioned Shopping on Friday evening. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Whether or not you are religious, the birth at Bethlehem opens our collective consciousness at Christmas time. Tales of individuals left homeless, hungry and cold are particularly poignant around the holidays. More...

Obituaries

Sister Maureen Coyne, Dominican sister from Amityville

Early on Monday morning, December 17, 2018, the beloved Sister Maureen Coyne, who was a lector at her home parish, Our Lady of the Assumption in Copiague, died Dec. 17, 2018. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

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













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