August 29, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Village Chamber brings business to the streets during the summer of 2013

This summer, the Babylon Village Chamber of Commerce celebrated the season with sidewalk sales along Deer Park Avenue and Montauk Highway every Saturday. More...

Coastal Cleanup scheduled in Islip for September

There are many beaches, streams and wetlands within Islip Township and the upcoming International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) is one way to help keep them healthy. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

North Babylon student Mustafa Godbolt receives scholarship

North Babylon resident Mustafa Godbolt was one of 20 students randomly selected to receive a $2,500 scholarship from Island Federal Credit Union’s (FCU) scholarship program. More...

Columnists - Free Access

The death of Emma Cameron: A broken heart or homicide?

In the July 19, 2012 issue of the Babylon Beacon, there appeared a lengthy article I had written about the mysterious death of a woman named Emma Cameron. More...

Babylon News & Muse

•The weather for the last couple of weeks has hinted of the end of summer. Too cool for the pool, the days have for the most part been lovely, with the temperature in the mid-70s and low humidity.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Bacon-craving dogs go hog wild for Nestlé Purina Beggin’ Strips®. Yes, dogs love certain treats because they taste and smell delicious, but we all know dogs don’t have wallets. More...

Obituaries

Barbara Ann Bornn, resident of Lindenhurst & former Copiague resident, Our Lady of Perpetual Help R.C. Church parishioner

When she was growing up, Pamela (Bornn) Osswald remembers how her mother Barbara Ann Bornn would always open her home to people and provide a place where they could find comfort, a warm bed or a hot meal.  “She had a tremendous kindness an More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Two stories seemingly unrelated point to the all-too-frequent instances of misguided priorities we sometimes have in this country.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Mangano and Bellone: We need a Bipartisan Rebuilding strategy for LI

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

A Republican and a Democrat standing together these days is rare. Even though we are from different political parties, partisan politics could not have been further from our minds on Oct. 29, 2012 and in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.  More...

Breaking News - 9/2/2013 10:46 AM

Injuries reported in MVA; car reported stolen - Free Access

Mon., Sept. 2, 2013: Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash involving a stolen vehicle that seriously injured a woman in Deer Park last night. More...

Another great summer at Gil Hanse Memorial Pool, despite some challenges

Whether you were a first timer at the Gil Hanse Memorial Pool in Babylon this summer or a regular visitor every year, you couldn’t help but be amazed at the condition of the facility after it took such a hit from Hurricane Sandy. More...

Babylon Choir performs in Germany, Czech Republic, Austria and Vienna

St. Joseph’s Choir, Babylon under the direction of Dr. Marie Drohan, hosted a 10-day parish Centennial Concert Tour to the Czeck Republic, Germany and Austria, notably Vienna and Salzburg, in late July of this year. The Church of St. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, August 30 •Banjo Society meeting: 8 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. Free admission. Listen, sing and dance to Banjo music. For information call 516-889-2184. Saturday, August 31 More...

 

People/Social

The annual Swim Meet was held at the Babylon Village Pool Summer 2013

In a spirit of Olympic fanfare and patriotic splendor, nearly a hundred young swimmers took to the pristine waters in the Babylon Village Pool’s Annual Swim Meet on August third. More...

Jake Ulrich of West Islip honored by Islip Town Board

Jake Ulrich of West Islip was recently recognized by the Islip Town Board for his outstanding charity work in the community. Ulrich has devoted his free time to raising money for charitable causes that combat cancer’s impact in our area.  More...

Town dedicates Joseph K. Osman Memorial Way

Babylon recently renamed the corner of 11th Avenue and 3rd Street in West Babylon in honor of the late Joseph K. Osman, a Vietnam veteran who received both the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star for his service. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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

Events & Bulletin

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, August 25 More...

Constantino Brumidi Mohegan Sun Casino trip Sept. 5; A Night to Glitter Fashion Show September 19

The Constantino Brumidi Sons of Italy Ladies Auxiliary has two events scheduled for the near future.  More...

Labor Day Village offices closed, no garbage pickup

Village of Babylon offices will be closed and there will be no rubbish or garbage pickup Mon., Sept. 2 in observance of the Labor Day holiday.  Note that residents cannot put rubbish or recycling out to the curb on holidays. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK Citibank, N.A. as Successor Trustee to U.S. More...













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