September 24, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Panthers take Warriors, 35-8

The Babylon Panthers faced off against the Amityville Warriors last Friday night at Williams Field in Babylon. It was a hard-fought battle between the Babylon’s Big Cats and the Warrior Wall. Thistime, the Cats won. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Feed me!” It’s the “purrfect” ploy. Cats may not do what we want them to do, but they are vocally adept at manipulating us to do what they want, especially when it comes to providing room service. More...

Library

Thisweek at the library

Babylon Library,   24 South Carll Ave.   669-1624   •Eat Like Da Vinci: Wed., Sept. 30 from 7-8 p.m.   •Yoga Lattes: Wed., Sept. 30, Oct. 7-28 from 10-11 a.m., $20 pp fee. More...

Events & Bulletin

THE BEACON’S CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: FRIDAY, Sept. 25   •New Mother’s Support Group: 11 a.m-12:30 p.m., Good Samaritan Hospital, 1000 Montauk Highway, West Islip. More...

Babylon Pet Fair coming to Tanner Park Saturday, Sept. 26th

B.A.A.R.C, Babylon Animal Adoption and Rescue Center and Buddy Cares present the first Town of Babylon Pet Fair to be held Sat., Sept. 26, 1 to 4 p.m. at Tanner Park, Copiague.   More...

Babylon Orange Crush wins division tournament

The Babylon Orange Crush girls U10 soccer team won its division at the Covanta East Meadow Soccer Tournament on Aug. 29 and 30. More...

Legals - Free Access

NOTICE

NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF RESOLUTION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Town Board of the Town of Babylon, County of Suffolk, State of New York, at a regular meeting thereof held on the 16th day o More...

In the News

WB takes new approach to summer reading

West Babylon Senior High School in the West Babylon School District implemented a new approach to summer reading. The new online program was comprised of a test to evaluate if the students had read the book and if so, their level of comprehension. More...

Barraga is Guest Reader

S. C. Leg. Tom Barraga (R, West Islip) was recently invited to be a “Guest Reader” at Family Service League’s Universal PreKindergarten program in Brentwood. Leg. More...

Family of avid library user makes memorial donation

The family and friends of longtime Babylon Village resident Helen E. McCarthy made a donation in her memory to the Babylon Public Library. Mrs. McCarthy was an avid reader and loved the Library. More...

 

Schools/Sports

North Babylon holds annual Science Olympiad

More than 200 students from North Babylon High School participated in the district’s 19th annual Science Olympiad. More...

Lindenhurst's West Gates Elementary School unveils tiled flag

Lindenhurst’s West Gates Avenue Elementary School recently held a special Flag Day ceremony to unveil the school’s new ceramic tile flag, created by using the imprints of students’ hands. More...

Back to school for West Babylon Santapogue students

Santapogue Elementary School in the West Babylon School District welcomed back students on Wed., Sept.9. Teachers and administrators are working to make the 2009-2010 school year even more successful than in years past. More...

Obituaries

Richard Kuhnapfel, Babylon Village FD ex-chief

Longtime Babylon Village resident and fire department member Richard Kuhnapfel died Aug. 28, 2009. He was 83.   Born in Jamaica, Queens, he was a graduate of Babylon schools who went on to serve in the U.S. Marines during World War II. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Editorial

September 28th is take-your-child-to-the-dinnertable day, an event designed to help parents recognize the value and importance of sitting down with their children over a meal. More...

Health-care debate raises serious questions

Dear Editor,   Mr. Hessing uses a very valid viewpoint in stating, decisions should be made with rational judgment of the mind and not on feeling, emotion or whim.   More...













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