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Babylon criminal justice students get first-hand account of policing from Sgt. Steven Horowitz

As an extension of their classroom lessons, students enrolled in Alyssa Choinski’s criminal justice classes at Babylon Junior Senior High School recently spoke with Sergeant Steven Horowitz of the Hempstead Police Department about his professio More...

Babylon Junior-Senior HS students attend Virtual Enterprise Summit at Long Island University

Babylon Junior-Senior High School’s virtual enterprises class recently attended the Long Island Virtual Enterprise Summit at Long Island University Post campus alongside hundreds of other students from across Long Island in an effort to gain re More...

Robert Moses Middle School performs at Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center

In observance of Veterans Day and as a testament to their respect and appreciation for the nation’s heroes, the marching band at Robert Moses Middle School in the North Babylon School District performed at the Northport Veterans Affairs Medical More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •A Wintry Floral Mix: Tues., Jan. 9, 2:30-4 p.m. Design a wintry floral piece that will brighten. Non-refundable fee of $5 due at registration. Limited to Babylon Patrons only. More...

Obituaries

Lydia Palermino, former Ladies Garment Workers Union member, at 99

The week before Christmas Lydia Palermino got all dressed up—including wearing 3-inch high heels—to attend Amityville Village Senior Center’s annual Christmas party. More...

Opinion

The darkness brought light to my heart

I attended a concert at the Prudential Center in Jersey City in early December. A crowd of almost 30,000 people waited anxiously for the show to start. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Selling out the needs of Americans to protect the undocumented is a violation of public trust

Conventional wisdom says that Democrats hold all the cards when it comes to the upcoming debate on Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals. More...

Babylon Village looking for a few good residents

As the saying goes, “It takes a Village,” and Babylon Village officials are recognizant of that. More...

Winter Weekend Events

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People/Social

Lindenhurst Village and S.C. lawmaker thanks boy scouts for their public service

S.C. Leg. Kevin McCaffrey and Lindenhurst Village administrator Douglas Madlon were on hand to thank Boy Scout Kyle McCarthy along with the Boy Scouts of Troop 2014 for completing his Eagle Scout Project. More...

Vintage Golf Girls prevail at FD tournament

Vintage Golf Girls prevailed at the Lindenhurst Fire Department first annual golf tournament at Bergen Point.  Among the many all-male foursomes and athletic firefighters, the one all-female foursome, the Vintage Golf Girls, Joanne Allar, Barbar More...

WB’s Michael Humpf promoted to Private First Class

WB’s Michael Humpf promoted to Private First Class  Michael Humpf, of West Babylon and assigned to the Company D, 1-69th infantry, received a promo- tion to the rank of Private First Class. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Out with the old; in with the new.” There were many joyful pet and shelter rescue moments in 2017. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, January 7  •No scheduled meetings . . .  MONDAY, January 8   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...

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...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1307231 for liquor, beer and wine has been applied for by the undersigned to sell liquor, beer and wine at retail in a restaurant under the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law at More...













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