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Babylon Public Library to host hurricane preparedness seminar

The office of Sen. Phil Boyle will host

(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

A hurricane and disaster preparedness seminar will be held Wednesday at the Babylon Public Library.

The seminar, organized by the office of Sen. Phil Boyle (R-Bay Shore), will feature a panel of experts from New York State, the American Red Cross and the National Weather Service.

For more information about the seminar, contact Boyle’s district office communications department at 631-665-2311...

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Deer Park adult store Teasers loses bid to reopen

Teasers Adult Video Store in Deer Park on

(Credit: Ed Betz)

Shuttered Deer Park adult store Teasers has lost a legal bid to reopen while its lawsuit against the Town of Babylon proceeds.

The July 28 decision from U.S. District Judge Sandra J. Feuerstein came as the town’s Zoning Board of Appeals released a decision denying several Teasers requests for variances from town code regulating adult businesses.

The town condemned the 55 Brook Ave. store...

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Long Island family reunion celebrates 100 years in America

Four generations of the Barci family held a

(Credit: Meghan Fitzgerald)

One hundred years after the first member of the Barci family emigrated to America, four generations gathered to remember their Italian roots and learn more about their history.

On July 27, nearly 70 members of the extended Barci family attended a reunion at Belmont Lake State Park in North Babylon. Older generations looked through family photos while younger folks crowded around picnic tables...

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