March 28, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

IN THE NEWS

Local Stephanie Finochio plows her way onto Strong Island Derby Revolution (SIDR) team

Stephanie Finochio, a former Lindenhurst resident, now residing in Amityville, is a member of the Strong Island Derby Revolution (SIDR) team. More...

Babylon Town mulls change of zone for WB site

Babylon Town is considering a request to change the zoning on property at the intersection of Evergreen Avenue and Great East Neck Road, Copiague from Residence B to Multiple Residence. More...

Babylon Historical & Preservation Society gets its Charter

On Aug. 23, 2012, David Lowery, from the Archives Department in Albany, came to Babylon to inspect the Babylon Village Historical Society Museum. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•Congratulations to Patricia Sacaccio of Deer Park Avenue! A small group of her friends recently got together to celebrate Pat’s birthday. Many happy returns! More...

Pets pets pets

We may have gotten a late-night pizza or Chinese food delivery at Last Hope, but until last week, we never received an evening dropoff of dogs, driven directly from West Virginia by their rescuers. More...

Events & Bulletin

Volunteers needed for organizing social events

Something in common for age 35 and up seeks event volunteers to help form networking services, interests and social events. Reservations are now being taken for a dinner networking event at Bertucci in Hauppauge. The cost is $5 plus the meal. More...

Babylon Schools announce transportation deadline is April 1

Parents of the Babylon Union Free School District children requesting transportation to private or parochial schools for the 2013/2014 school year are reminded that they must submit, by state mandate, requests for transportation by April 1 to: Babylo More...

Walk-A-Thon April 13 for the Open Word Program

A Walk the Path of Literacy Walk-A-Thon willl be held Sat., April 13, 1 to 3 p.m., rain or shine to support the Sisters of St. Dominic Opening Word Program, an adult literacy program for women. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

PUBLIC NOTICE COPIAGUE MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY SUFFOLK COUNTY, NEW YORK  SPECIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT MEETING APRIL 2, 2013 FOR THE COPIAGUE MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY   More...

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TOWN OF BABYLON PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Town Board of the Town of Babylon will hold a Public Hearing at Babylon Town Hall, 200 East Sunrise Highway, Lindenhurst, New York, on the 9th day of April 2013 at 7:00 p. More...

Breaking News - 4/2/2013 6:19 PM

Nighttime closures along Sunrise Highway in Town of Babylon - Free Access

Night time travel lane closures of NY Route 27/Sunrise Highway begin tonight, April 2 with two travel lanes closed in both the eastbound and westbound directions between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. in the Town of Babylon, Suffolk County. More...

Babylon vamps battle house fire

No injuries reported

Babylon Village firefighters rushed to a home on Robert Street at Stowe Avenue March 24, after receiving a report about a fire there. More...

Muldowney and Amelia elected to Babylon Board; Rafter to court, in uncontested race

With no opposition, Better Babylon Party candidates won reelection March 19 as 275 people headed to the polls. More...

Deer Park residents ask Babylon Town to make their street one way

Residents of County Place in Deer Park presented a petition to the Babylon Town Board last week asking the Town to consider making modifications to their street to address issues of traffic and safety. More...

Beacon columnist Joanne Anderson earns Maxwell for Pets, Pets, Pets column

A nasty blizzard was not enough to stop Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. More...

 

People/Social

Army Pfc. Jamal H. Wynder graduates basic combat training

Army Pfc. Jamal H. Wynder has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina. Wynder is the son of Glenda Wynder of Bay Shore and John Wynder of Brooklyn.  More...

East Farmingdale Fire Company installs new officers

Assemblyman Chad Lupinacci (R,C,WF,I–Huntington Station) recently joined officials from the Town of Babylon and members of the East Farmingdale Fire Company, Inc. for the 2013 Officers Installation Dinner. More...

Library

Local libraries holding votes April 2 and April 9

Babylon Library  24 S. Carll Ave., Babylon  631-669-1624  More...

At your library

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Free Blood Pressure Screening: Every Thursday, 1-3 p.m. No appt. needed.  More...

Obituaries

Gerald Robert (Moe) Hunter, former Grumman and U.S. Post Office employee, 70

Gerald Robert (Moe) Hunter, a lifelong Amityville resident and graduate of Amityville High School Class of 1956, died Jan. 30, 2013 in Pasadena, California. He was 70 years old.  More...

Opinion

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EDITORIAL

The future of Long Island’s schools is under assault

Every year at this time, we urge residents to get involved and get informed about their upcoming school budget votes.fue hope is that when they go to the polls May 21, they will be making an informed decision instead of reacting to rumor, innuendo or More...

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