January 19, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

WB students collect PJs

Tooker Avenue Elementary School in West Babylon recently took part in the Pajama Program, a non-profit that organization collects new PJs. More...

Corrections

•A story that appeared in last week’s edition, Schaffer sworn in as Town Supervisor, contained two errors. First, the case against the Babylon Five was brought by the office of District Attorney James Catterson. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Bay Shore Middle School student recognized “Upstander of the Month”

Each month, the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County accepts nominations from teachers, civic leaders, family and friends of a Long Island young person that has implemented the mission of our Center by advocating “Respect fo More...

Lindenhurst H.S. students compete for MSG Varsity

“The Challenge” is back and celebrating its 15th anniversary of showcasing the best and brightest high school students from the tri-state area. More...

Babylon teacher Jenna Cucci receives 2011 Promising New Professional Award

Babylon Junior-Senior High School teacher Jenna Cucci received the 2011 Promising New Professional for Long Island Family and Consumer Sciences East Award from the New York State Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Educators (NYSAFCSE).  More...

Library

THIS WEEK AT YOUR LIBRARY

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624 •Yoga Lates: Wednesdays, Jan. 25, Feb.1, 10-11 a.m. Combines yoga & pilates. Nonrefundable fee of $20 due at registration. More...

Obituaries

Harold William Beery Jr., U.S. Navy veteran

Harold William Beery Jr. had to be both a mother and a father to his children when his wife died in 1983. It was a role he undertook with love and understanding.  “He really took care of us,” said his daughter Patricia Moffit. More...

Irene Brennan, mother of Lindenhurst Mayor, avid gardener and area resident

Irene E. Brennan, the mother of Lindenhurst Village Mayor Thomas Brennan and a former sales lady at the former A&S Department store in West Babylon, died Jan. More...

Opinion

It’s time to educate yourself on your school budget

Each year at this time we remind our readers that the process of putting together the annual school budgets is getting underway. More...

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY

It’s the oil companies that are hurting America

Dear Editor:  So Merrill Matthews, of the Institute for Policy Innovation, claims that President Barack Obama is unfairly picking on Big Oil (President Obama’s attack on the oil companies is hurting America, Jan. 5 Babylon Beacon.)  More...

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Fri., Jan. 20 West Babylon Tooker Avenue PTA Supermarket Wingo, 6 p.m., at 855 Tooker Ave., West Babylon. Admission is $7 at door. For info., call 631-225-3205. •Long Island Banjo Society, 8 p.m., VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. More...

Babylon vamps battle car fire along Deer Park Avenue

Babylon Village firefighters were called to the scene of a car accident and fire at 2 a.m. Fri., Jan. 19. The incident posed several challenges for the volunteers, said Babylon Fire Chief Anthony Cardali. More...

Brunswick Hospital Psychiatric unit to get new name; hospital to be torn down

The psychiatric unit of Brunswick Hospital is getting a new name, and the hospital complex, a new look.  The unit, which provides mental health care and has 124 beds is the only portion of the old medical facility. More...

 

People/Social

Bay Shore student youngest author to be published

Bay Shore School District student Rainer Pasca is one of the youngest student authors to ever be published in the literary magazine,The Louisville Review, fall 2011 issue. More...

Islip Supv. celebrates YMCA Anniversary

Islip Town Supv. Phil Nolan visited the Great South Bay YMCA in Bay Shore on the occasion of its 20th anniversary. “This establishment has a long and consistent record of service and value to the community,” said Nolan. More...

Griffo and Dieterick win Suffolk Zone Award

The Suffolk Zone Chapter of the New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance grants an award to one male and one female senior from each school district in Suffolk County. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Jin Jin,” the Afghan Hound extraordinaire, has gone from rescue to runway. Now she needs your VOTE! More...

Events & Bulletin

Sensational SPACES

The Aldridge is surprisingly compact for a four bedroom home. Its footprint, measuring a mere 38 feet wide and 40 feet deep, allows it to fit on a small city lot.  More...

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: MONDAY, January 23 • Town of Babylon Planning Board meeting: 7 p.m. Babylon Town Hall, 200 E. Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. For info., call 631-957-3102. More...

Lindenhurst School District kindergarten registration for the 2012-2013 school year

The Lindenhurst School District will be registering all children eligible for kindergarten for the 2012-2013 school year at the McKenna Administration Building, 350 Daniel St., Lindenhurst. Children must be five years of age on or before Dec. More...

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NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY Wells Fargo Bank, NA as Trustee Pooling and Servicing Agreement dated as of October 1, 2006 Securitized Asset Back Receivables LLC Trust 2006- WM2 Mortgage Pass- Through Certificates, Series 2006-WM2; Plai More...













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