May 9, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Local woman helps Strong Island Derby Revolution win opener

IN THE NEWS

For Marie Letourneau, who grew up in Babylon and is the mother of two and the author of three children’s books, being part of the Strong Island  Derby Revolution is a passion.  “I’ve been playing about three years and roll More...

Local author’s book on South Shore’s Historical Homes and Mansions; book signing events scheduled

Christopher M. Collora, a freelance writer and video journalist for the Babylon Beacon and Amityville Record newspapers, has written a book, “Long Island Historic Houses of the South Shore.”  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Lindenhurst High School athletes sign letters of intent

Lindenhurst senior athletes Arianna Irizarry, Rachael Ramirez, Brad Witkowski and Randi Zorn signed letters of intent to play at the collegiate level, and will play at Dowling College, Elon University, Hofstra University and Mercy College, respective More...

Deer Park LAX standout signs letter of intent

Deer Park High School senior Crystal Harris has signed a National Letter of Intent to play lacrosse at the University of Albany. Harris is a four-year member of the Deer Park girls varsity lacrosse team and is the starting goalie.  More...

Lindenhurst High School senior swims to the Nationals

Lindenhurst High School senior captain Kevin Konarski is a four-time Suffolk County Champion, an All-State and a national qualifying swimmer. More...

Library

Library News

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624   •Free Blood Pressure Screening: Every Thursday, 1-3 p.m. No appt. needed.  •Zumba: Mondays, May 13, 20, June 3, 10, 7-8 p.m. Non-refundable $20 fee due at registration. More...

Events & Bulletin

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  MONDAY, May 13   •Babylon School Board of Education public hearing on budget meeting: 7:30 p.m., Babylon Jr./Sr. More...

Treasurer Carpenter attends Vanderbilt Planetarium reopening

Treasurer Angie Carpenter attended the reopening of the Vanderbilt Planetarium. It is a $4 million, state-of-the-art planetarium and audiences will be able to see NASA imagery and other new programs available. More...

Dahlia exhibit May 16

The Long Island Dahlia Society will hold a sale of exhibition- grade dahlia tubers Thurs., May 16, 7 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING, BUDGET VOTE AND ELECTION OF THE NORTH BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK, NEW YORK   More...

Effort underway to pass statewide measure prohibiting sale of energy drinks to minors

Suffolk measures help lead the way

S.C. Leg. William R. More...

Local girls BB team completes first season with winning record

The Bantam Girls, a of Babylon, a division of the Long Island Lutheran Basketball League, completed its first season with a record of nine wins and five losses. Their record brought them all the way to the finals. More...

Conklin House hosts local artist Elizabeth Karoly

Local artist Elizabeth Karoly developed her passion for art growing up during the Great Depression. Her uncle was a lithographer and when Karoly was six years old he bought her art supplies. More...

Assemblyman Saladino honors John Lynch, director of Suffolk’s United Veterans and Vietnam Veteran

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino joins community members at a recent retirement celebration honoring John Lynch, founder and former executive director of Suffolk County United Veterans and Vietnam Veteran. More...

 

People/Social

KIC volunteers clean up Brook Street

Islip Town Councilman Steve Flotteron recently joined volunteers from the Keep Islip Clean (KIC) organization at their Brook Street Cleanup event on April 20. More...

S.C. Legislator Tom Barraga congratulates Eagle Scout Matthew Gebbia

In order to achieve the rank of Eagle Scout, a young man must exhibit leadership, talent, character and perseverance. S.C. Leg. More...

Cub Pack holds Bridging Over ceremonies

On Sun., April 14, Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer and Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez joined other local officials in congratulating members of Lindenhurst’s Cub Scout Pack 1421 as the scouts took part in their Bridging Over ceremony, wh More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•It’s easy to understand why last month was the third-driest April on record. Certainly, this past week has been beautiful and warm enough most days to spend a lot of time outside. I can remember May Day when I was a student at St. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

The Search for Sensation Continues: Part of the excitement verifying the site of the Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) clubhouse and the 1887 grave of Sensation, WKC logo Pointer in Babylon is hunting for artifacts dating from the WKC (1880-1904) era. More...

Obituaries

Ethel B. Lundstedt Davis, former Lindenhurst resident; served as deputy treasurer for Amityville Village

Ethel B. Lundstedt Davis, a former resident of Lindenhurst and Amityville, died April 14, 2013 in South Carolina where she has lived for the last 15 years.  More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

We need a statewide law limiting sale of energy drinks

EDITORIAL

A front-page story in this week’s edition outlines the issues involving the sale of energy drinks to minors. More...

Complaints are unreasonable

Dear Editor:  More...













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