December 28, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, December 29   •On Fri., Dec. 29 at 11 a.m., the library will have Book Bingo Family Time. Enjoy some family time playing Book Bingo with gummy bears and gold fish markers and plenty of prizes. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Babylon Board of Education recognizes student achievements

The Dec. 11 Babylon School District Board of Education meeting recognized students throughout the district for their outstanding accomplishments.  More...

Babylon H.S. student leaders attend Compassion Without Borders Leadership Conference

Ten Babylon Junior-Senior High School student leaders recently attended the Compassion Without Borders Leadership Conference held at Islip High School, where they participated in workshops centered around community service and creating a culture of c More...

Lindenhurst FB’s Ruckert named Hansen Award co-winner

Is there anything that Jeremy Ruckert can’t do?  Following the senior season of Lindenhurst’s do it all player, Ruckert was named the co-winner of the 58th Carl A. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Blood Pressure Screening: Sat., Jan. 6 10 a.m. to 12 noon. No registration required. first come/first served basis.  Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library  More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, December 31 •No scheduled meetings . . . MONDAY, January 1 More...

John Bednarik New Year Meditation workshop January 27

On Sat., Jan. 27, 6:30 p.m., join facilitator John Bednarik, OHST longtime meditator, for a workshop entitled Start the New Year with Meditation.  More...

NYS Office of Parks annual Winter Run Series January 7 through 28

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that the Long Island State Park Region will host its 24th annual Winter Run Series beginning January 2018. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

SUPREME COURT – COUNTY OF SUFFOLK U.S. More...

Breaking News - 12/29/2017 2:44 PM

Police cracking down on drunk drivers this weekend - Free Access

Suffolk County Police Commissioner Timothy D. Sini and Chief of Department Stuart Cameron are announcing a crackdown on motorists driving under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol for the New Year’s Eve holiday weekend.   More...

Candidates for Copiague School Board wanted

Are you a resident of the Copiague Public Schools? Are you interested in running for the Copiague Board of Education? Curious as to what is involved in this elected volunteer position? More...

 

People/Social

Sattler and Gargiulo recognized

Suffolk County Legislature Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory was on hand to congratulate and present proclamations to two local residents, Erik Sattler and Liam Gargiulo, at their Eagle Scout award ceremonies.  More...

Officer DuWayne Gregory teams up with Suffolk County Police Department to conduct free child safety seat inspections

Suffolk County Legislature Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory teamed up with the Suffolk County Police Department, Amityville Police Department, Amityville Fire Department and EAC Network’s Safe Start program to conduct free child safety seat in More...

Historical Society of Islip Hamlet dedicates historic marker

On Nov. 24, the Historical Society of Islip Hamlet dedicated a new historic marker commemorating the 100th year anniversary of the Suffragist Movement and Islip’s own Louisine Havemeyer’s part in it. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•Jim Peck and his fiancee, Roryann Feldman, are shown with their children, Santino and Lilly Marie Peck. Proud grandmother is Marie Peck. Jimmy’s father was the late Huntley Peck. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Happy New Year! Nice News: The following “Pets” first published 9/22/16 recently won the 2017 Dog Writers Association of America Writing Competition award in the “newspaper article or column rescue” category:  More...

Obituaries

John M. Sykora Jr., Babylon resident, Babylon H.S. guidance counselor and department director

Mr. John M. Sykora Jr., a lifelong resident of Babylon, died Nov. 2, 2017.  Mr. Sykora graduated from Niagara University in 1961 and remained in Upstate New York where he began his teaching career. Soon after, Mr. More...













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