June 6, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon students recognized for achievements in the arts and sciences

Throughout the year, students in the Babylon School District have been consistently recognized as leaders and scholastic achievers in several academic and co-curricular areas. More...

St. John the Baptist D.H.S. announces 2013 baseball commitments

The St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School baseball program is proud to announce the following seniors have committed to play college baseball in 2013-2014.   More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•It’s that time of year when animals can be seen with their young, whether it’s Canadian geese or foxes. I was so excited to see foxes near the dog park at the end of George Street in Babylon. More...

Pets pets pets

Here’s the scoop: It’s the dog days of summer and you’re a parched pooch residing on the Upper West Side in Manhattan. You just galumphed around the dog park. More...

Library

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

Ellin Cromarty, lifelong Lindenhurst resident and wife of former Babylon Town Supervisor and Judge Arthur Cromarty

Affectionately referred to as “the First Lady of Lindenhurst’s Wellwood Avenue,” Ellin Cromarty, a local charity supporter, former 18-year volunteer dietician at Good Samaritan Hospital and former member of its Board of Directors, d More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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EDITORIAL

A simple idea with profound results

Sometimes an idea is so simple you wonder why someone didn’t think of it sooner. More to the point, you are surprised to learn that the idea has not been implemented up until now.  More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

The Beacon newspaper invites readers to present their views, ideas and issues. Please submit letters to the editor at 65 Deer Park Ave., Babylon NY 11702 or via email at acjnews@rcn.com. More...

IN THE NEWS

Top Cop James Padgett receives prestigious award

Thanking him for his dedicated service and outstanding commitment to the Babylon community, Suffolk County Legislator Lou D’Amaro (D-North Babylon) recently joined with a host of other dignitaries, community leaders, family members and friends More...

Residents honored as “Heroes of Sandy" at Bethpage Air Show

Several Long Island residents were honored as Community Heroes of Hurricane Sandy by the Bethpage Federal Credit Union Air Show. More...

WI Schools outline new plans for security

West Islip Trustee Scott Brady updated the community on security plans that were discussed during a recent safety and security committee meeting. More...

 

People/Social

MEMORIAL DA Y 2013

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Fiona Crowe of Fire Island School District wins Sen. Boyle’s Earth Day Poster Contest

NYS Sen. Phil Boyle (R-Bay Shore) recently congratulated Fiona Crowe, first-place winner of the NY State Senate Earth Day Poster Contest for the 4th Senate District. Fiona is a fifthgrader from the Fire Island School District. More...

Salvatore Jones of Lindenhurst accepted into National Junior Honor Society

Congratulations go to Salvatore Jones, a twotime All County Middle School wrestler, on his acceptance into the National Junior Honor Society and Lindenhurst Middle School’s Breakfast for Champions. More...

Events & Bulletin

Suffolk County Farm hosts Military Kids Family Fun Day June 8

The Suffolk County Farm will host Operation: Military Kids Family Fun Day, Sat., June 8, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be wagon rides, animals, a butterfly house, ice cream, crafts and more. Admission is free for military families.   More...

North Amityville Fire Company Father’s Day comedy event June 15

North Amityville Fire Company will host its fourth annual Father’s Day comedy event, Sat., June 15, with New York City comedians.  More...

Windholme Farm on display June 26 through September

The Historical Society of Islip Hamlet’s newest exhibit, Windholme Farm - The Grand Estate of Samuel T. Peters, will be displayed at Brookwood Hall, 50 Irish Ln., East Islip in the history exhibit room, Wed., June 26 through September. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

NOTICE OF FORMATION OF A LLC; AAR & AAR MANAGEMENT CO. More...

Public Notices -

PUBLIC NOTICE BOARD OF APPEALS VILLAGE OF BABYLON   More...













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