January 25, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon School District decides to maintain current transportation guidelines following study and review

Following several meetings and a complete review of its transportation policies, the Babylon School Districts has determined that it maintain its current transportation guidelines.  More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, January 26   •On Fri., Jan. 26 at 4:30 p.m., the library will have Children’s Movie and Pizza - The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature. Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

David Miele signs national letter of intent

North Babylon High School student-athlete David Miele signed a national letter of intent to play lacrosse at Stony Brook University next fall. More...

Megan Zhang of DPHS in All-State Music Conference

Deer Park High School flutist Megan Zhang, a senior, was recently chosen by the New York State School Music Association to participate in the annual All-State Music Conference in Rochester, New York in December. More...

Lindenhurst High School celebrates the season with senior citizens

Members of the student council at Lindenhurst High School entertained senior citizens from local Lindenhurst senior programs during the high school’s annual holiday luncheon.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library 1 S. Country Rd. • 665-4350 More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

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

BACCA Art Show Exhibit January 26 to February 9

BACCA (Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts and and SCALA (Suffolk County Art Leaders Association) will present the All-County SCALA/BACCA Art Show Exhibition showing the work of students from grades nine to 12, Jan. 26 to Feb. 9. More...

Reducing Anxiety Through Meditation at Wild by Nature Feb. 21

On Wed., Feb. 21, 6:30 p.m., Reducing Anxiety Through Meditation will be presented by Rosanna Jimenez at CHHC Wild by Nature 478 A Union Blvd, West Islip. For information, call 631-719-7200.  More...

Opinion

No special exemptions for Congress; pain should be endured by both those who follow—and those who lead

Under the 27th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, Congress cannot change its own salaries between elections. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Governor Cuomo’s budget shortchanges New York State’s kids

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

The governor’s budget proposal would constrain the ability of school board members to do the jobs they were elected to do.  More...

WISD audit report: Finances in good order

A recent internal audit report for the West Islip School District showed that the district’s revenues and expenses are accounted for, its risk management is effectively covered and no material weaknesses or significant deficiencies in its inter More...

 

People/Social

Kozlowsky named Deer Park district administrator

Former high school associate principal Jeanne Kozlowsky has been named Deer Park’s new district administrator for secondary curriculum and instruction, replacing Christine Criscione. More...

Key Club blood drive saves lives

Members of the Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School Key Club organized and volunteered at a blood drive held in the gymnasium on Jan. 11. Approximately 40 students and staff members donated blood for Long Island Blood Services. More...

Lindenhurst Fire Department visits Lindenhurst School District for fire prevention month

Students throughout the Lindenhurst Union Free School District received a special visit from firefighter Sarah Callahan, along with several members of the Lindenhurst Volunteer Fire Department as a part of fire prevention month.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Babylon News & Muse

•Sunday was such a lovely day; my friend and I took a ride over to Robert Moses. Neither of us are very strong walkers, so we simply stood and watched the waves roll in for a while. More...

Organization for all men who have been in service - Part 1

Twenty years before the Hunter-Squires-Jackson Post, of North Amityville, organized by men of color, was officially chartered by the national American Legion on March 29, 1939, the Babylon Post #94 became the first organization in Suffolk County to r More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Look at the photo below of Bella, a stunning, nine-month-old German Shepherd Dog puppy. Does she appear healthy to you? Would you suspect she had a congenital heart defect? More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1307463 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 La More...













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