February 22, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

West Islip School District sponors "Awareness Week" in the community

The West Islip School District, PTA, and Substance Abuse Task Force have designated March 4-9 "Awareness Week" in the community. More...

First "Women’s Caucus" in the Legislature’s 30-year history

On Wednesday, February 14, at the William H. Rogers Legislature Building in Smithtown, the four female members of the Suffolk County Legislature held a press conference to announce the formation of the first "Women More...

Special Sections

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD • The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: FRIDAY, February 23

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Help for family problems

Are you concerned about a family member who appears to have an alcohol, drug or behavioral problem? There is help. Try Families Anonymous which meet Mondays, 7:30 p.m. at the St. Lawrence School, room 202, Main Street, Sayville. More...

AARP Chapter 580

AARP Chapter 580 will be holding a board meeting today February 22, 11 a.m. at the American Legion Hall, 80 Herbert Ave., Lindenhurst. The regular business meeting will be held at 12:15 p.m. Entertainment will be singer Susan Bergida. More...

Opinion

Become a player in school board budget process

If you haven More...

What did your first job mean to you?

We read a charming story recently written by an older gent. The story recalled how he managed to get his first job and how that job influenced his life. More...

Heard It On The Grapevine

LOCAL DESIGNER IN FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY EXHIBIT. A recent viewing of "A Woman More...

New line at Town’s incinerator under review by Odgen Martin Corporation

Ogden Martin, the company that owns and operates the Babylon Town solid waste incinerator in West Babylon, has made overtures to the Town asking whether they More...

Lindenhurst Village passes $7.65M budget; taxes, service up

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In Babylon schools: Let's do lunch!

The Babylon School District has hired a new School Food Services Coordinator, Jeff Eichenlaub. To create extra interest in eating a hot lunch, Eichenlaub has been inviting the students to special events in the cafeterias. More...

Babylon Schools set budget hearings

The Babylon School District is holding public information meetings on the proposed 2001-2002 school budget. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Workshops on new reading/language arts program

Monica Salter, shown below at right, a consultant with Harcourt, an educational publishing company, delivered a presentation to first grade teachers and staff of the Lindenhurst Public Schools about the new integrated reading/language arts program c More...

West Babylon cheerleaders place in competition

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West Islip students assist homeless veterans in Suffolk

Students in Public Affairs 101 in West Islip High School recently initiated a toiletries drive to assist homeless veterans in Suffolk County. More...













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