October 3, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Police arrest Deer Park man for leaving scene of accident

A Deer Park man was arrested and charged with leaving the scene of a serious motor vehicle accident. Police said that following their investigation into the accident, which occurred 12:40 p.m. Thurs., Sept. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, October 4 •Create format and email your resume from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. You will learn how to use your computer to create, style, format and email a resume. At the North Babylon library 815 Deer Park Ave., 631-669-4020. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Babylon School District honors staff members at Sup's Conference

The start of the school year was a celebratory one in the Babylon School District, as more than 20 staff members were recognized for their years of service during this September’s Superintendent’s Conference Day. More...

Lindenhurst School District welcomes Kelly Waters and Chrystie Young

The Lindenhurst School District recently announced the appointment of two key educators, Kelly Waters and Chrystier Young. More...

Babylon Memorial Grade School students learn to recycle

As part of the grade level’s compact curriculum, and with an eye towards 21st-century learning skills, Babylon Memorial Grade School fifth-graders from Rayna Zwerlein’s and Chris Tordy’s classes recently received an enriching lesson More...

Library

This Week At Your Library

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Free Blood Pressure Screening: Every Thursday, 1-3 p.m. No appt. needed.  •Project Hope Information table: Tuesdays, Oct. 8 & 22, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.  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, October 6 More...

Classes for caregivers offered at Good Samaritan Hospital

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, 1000 Montauk Hwy., West Islip will host Powerful Tools for Caregivers, a six-week course new to the Long Island region. Classes will meet on consecutive Wednesdays from Oct. 16 to Nov. 20, 6 to 8:30 p.m. More...

Bereavement support group Oct. 28

Our Lady of Consolation Nursing and Rehabilitative Care Center’s Pastoral Care Department will be providing a bereavement support group to community members mourning the loss of a loved one. The sessions will be held Mondays through Oct. More...

Opinion

Time in the corner might be well spent

EDITORIAL

While pollsters tell us that the American people are angry and disgusted with Congress over the shutting down of the Federal government, we’re not so sure that is the case. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Pope Francis should not make Catholics feel ashamed of their beliefs

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

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S.C. Leg. Tom Barraga running unopposed in November

This year, S.C. Leg. Tom Barraga (R-West Islip) is running his 25th campaign in 37 years. The Suffolk lawmaker served as Islip Town clerk and a New York State assemblyman before winning a seat in the Legislature eight years ago. More...

Lindenhurst FD relocates equipment from Main Fire House as reconstruction begins

Lindenhurst Deputy Mayor Kevin McCaffrey has announced that, effective immediately, the Lindenhurst Volunteer Fire Department is relocating certain fire and rescue vehicles during the Main House reconstruction project. More...

Correction

A story that appeared in the Sept. 11 (12) edition of the Amityville Record (Babylon Beacon), "Political moves help shape November’s ballot," contained an error.  More...

 

People/Social

BACCA poetry and music performance by poet Billy Lamont October 5

Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) will present special live poetry with music and performance featuring Babylon resident, poet Billy Lamont, Sat., Oct. 5, 6 to 8 p.m. More...

Good Samaritan Hospital employee named Samaritan of the Month

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center’s Fred Tucker, of Deer Park, was named July’s Samaritan of the Month for its satellites. More...

Deer Park sisters give birth to baby boys 17 minutes apart

Deer Park natives Deanna Whelan and her younger sister Christina Ferrigno both gave birth to baby boys on Mon., Aug. 19, 2013, 17 minutes apart.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•It’s difficult to believe we are already in October and that the summer is officially over. I usually take my pooch to the dog park at about five and enjoy the warmth of the sun as I sit on the bench and watch the action. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

It’s time for the third annual Bully Breed Brigade because addressing the pitiful Pit overload in municipal shelters remains top priority. On Sat., Oct. 19 from 11 a.m.  More...

Hot Laps

Champions Night had a little more drama than some drivers might have been comfortable with at Riverhead Raceway on Sept. 21, 2013. More...

Obituaries

Roy Cupples, longtime Deer Park resident, Korean War veteran, at the age of 85

Roy Cupples, a longtime resident of Deer Park and Korean War veteran, died Aug. 3, 2013. He was 85 years old.  Mr. Cupples was born in Scotland and moved to the United Stated with his wife Ina (Wilson) in 1950. More...

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Public Notices -

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