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Babylon Board of Education celebrates student accomplishments

The Nov. 19 Babylon School District Board of Education meeting celebrated the accomplishments of a number of Babylon Junior-Senior High School seniors.  More...

Babylon eighth graders connect literature to theater

In recognition of the Babylon Junior-Senior High School Drama Club’s recent production of “To Kill A Mockingbird,” eighth-grade English students connected their literary analysis of the novel during an in-class field trip of the the More...

Eight West Islip student-musicians given All-State honors

Eight excellent student-musicians from West Islip High School were given All-State recognition this year from the New York State School Music Association. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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Obituaries

William J. Yuengling, U.S. Navy Commander and longtime Amityville resident

William J. Yuengling, a 23-year U.S. Navy veteran and a longtime resident of Amityville, died Oct. 22, 2018. He was 92 years old.  More...

Opinion

It’s clear something went terribly wrong with NB athletic field renovations; let’s get it fixed

The North Babylon School District is telling residents living behind newly constructed bleachers and a press box that their construction plans were completed with full transparency and the opportunity for public review and input.  More...

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New report questions whether school districts have enough psychologists

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Twenty-nine percent of school superintendents in New York State said their school districts lack enough school psychologists to meet student needs. More...

Pellegrino calls on MTA to enhance security at Babylon LIRR Station

NYS Assemblywoman Christine Pellegrino (D-Oyster Bay/Babylon/Islip) is calling on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), which operates the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR), to install a permanent police patrol at one of its busiest stations in More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, December 14 •On Fri., December 14 at 2 p.m., the library will have Winter Wreath. Design a frosty winter’s wreath with a starry sky, glistening snow and more. Perfect to hang on your door, wall or give as a gift. More...

 

People/Social

West Islip senior William Fix golfs in state tournament

West Islip High School senior William Fix completed an outstanding varsity golf season. More...

Four elected to JFK’s student government

The student government at Deer Park’s John F. Kennedy Intermediate School held its annual election for class officers on Nov. 7. More...

Handel’s Messiah at Carnegie Hall

The Masterwork Chorus will perform Handel’s Messiah at Carnegie Hall in New York City on Thursday, Dec. 20 at 7:30 p.m. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

To give or not to give? That is the que$tion. Holiday spirit, Salvation Army bells and the tax year ending stir generosity within us. Pet lovers often add animal causes to their list of charitable donations. More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:  SUNDAY, December 16  •No scheduled meetings . . .  MONDAY, December 17   More...

Eglevsky Ballet production of The Nutcracker Dec. 15 and 16

Eglevsky Ballet, Long Island’s premier ballet company and academy presents its annual production of the holiday classic, The Nutcracker featuring choreography by the company’s executive artistic director, Maurice Brandon Curry. More...

Westminster United Presbyterian Church Breakfast with Santa to be held Dec. 15

Westminster United Presbyterian Church will hold its annual Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost is $10 per person for the breakfast buffet.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF RESOLUTION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Babylon, County of Suffolk, State of New York, at a regular meeting thereof held on the 5th day of December 2018 duly adopted a resolution amend More...













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