October 11, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, October 12   •On Fri., October 12 at 4 p.m., the library will have Sketch n Stretch. This program combines art and yoga helping you find your own natural artistic talents and promote healthy movement while having fun. More...

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Schools/Sports

Grant helps West Babylon engineering students

West Babylon Senior High School recently received a grant from Toshiba America Foundation. The $4,900 grant will be used to purchase a high school CO2 dragster maker project kit. More...

Farmingdale School District announces student-musicians to perform in NAfME

The Farmingdale School District is proud to announce that three of their student-musicians have been selected to perform in the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) All- National Honor Ensembles (ANHE), scheduled to be take place at Disne More...

West Babylon field hockey ‘sticks it’ to breast cancer

West Babylon’s junior varsity and varsity field hockey teams joined the fight against breast cancer by participating in the annual “Stickin’ It” field hockey breast cancer tournament in Northport on Sept. 29. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Babylon Library, 24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624   •Adult Games in the Afternoon: Mondays, Oct. 15, 22, 29, 1-4 p.m. Patrons can get together with friends to play cards or board games. Bring your own cards or board games.  More...

Events & Bulletin

BEACON CALENDAR

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, October 14 More...

The Apples & Arts Festival at Conklin House this weekend

Kick off a weekend of cultural and family fun with the 20th Annual Apples & Art Festival beginning Fri., Oct. 19 from 7-9 p.m. with the Artist’s Reception. More...

BACCA to honor the Babylon Chorale at annual Harvest Moon Gala to be held October 25

The Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) will host its 11th annual Harvest Moon Gala on Thursday, October 25, 2018, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Gemelli’s at Bergen Point.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Plaintiff AGAINST Rakila Goberdhan a/k/a Rakila M. More...

Christine Pellegrino squares off against Mike LiPetri in 9th assembly district race

There is not much that the two candidates running for the seat in the 9th Assembly District agree on. They recently discussed some of the major issues facing the residents in that district, outlining their priorities and solutions.  More...

Issue of back taxes front and center in race

While the candidates running in the 9th assembly district talk about the numbers for school funding, plume remediation and for fighting gang activity in local communities, other numbers have woven their way into this election, which pits Christine Pe More...

 

People/Social

Lorrie Director named West Islip’s new counseling director

Lorrie Director was named the new director of counseling for the West Islip School District.  More...

Reanna Fulton named technology director in WISD

Reanna Fulton was named the new director of technology for the West Islip School District. More...

Two Farmingdale students given “Commended” status

Farmingdale High School Principal Dr. Samuel Thompson announced this week that seniors Maria Pigal and Frederick Planz have been named Commended Students in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

One Hundred Years Ago This Week: Sunday, October 14 marks exactly a century since the Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) clubhouse in Babylon burned to the ground. This was not an easy date to find. More...

The Sunrise Highway Trail - Part 2

Franklin Delano Roosevelt served as New York State Governor during the planning of extending Sunrise Highway into Suffolk County from January 1, 1929 to December 31, 1932.  More...

Obituaries

Frederick D. Weinschenk, former West Islip resident and graduate of West Islip High School

Frederick D. Weinschenk, a longtime former resident of West Islip and graduate of West Islip High School, died Sept. 18, 2018 in Maine following a long illness. He was 69 years old.  Mr. More...

Opinion

Now is the time to make plans to be a holiday helper

The leaves are falling and there is an autumn chill in the air. Can the holidays be far behind?  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Fire prevention month is a great time to think about fire safety

Fire Prevention Month is underway, and Fire Prevention Week runs through October 13.  More...













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