March 1, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

Congressman Israel goes "carting" constituents

by Carolyn James 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, March 2

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New York State Navigation Law safety certificate

New York State Navigation Law requires that a young boater have a safety certificate to operate a powerboat alone. More...

W. B. Girl Scout Troop #1904 hosts spaghetti dinner

West Babylon Senior Girl Scout Troop 1904 is hosting its tenth annual spaghetti dinner, Friday, March 9, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at West Babylon Junior High School, 200 Old Farmingdale Rd., West Babylon. More...

Opinion

Heard It On The Grapevine

IT WAS RAINING LAST SUNDAY AFTERNOON, but it didn More...

So glad you came

To all those residents, readers, civic leaders and public officials who attended the Beacon More...

Capitalism’s insatiable appetite for profit Dear Editor,

Sick people in America are not the only victims of capitalism More...

W.B. teachers’ dispute lingers on

An ongoing teacher contract dispute in West Babylon is getting ugly. More...

Local developer sues Town, Oak Beach residents

Saying he was "led down a primrose path" by Oak Beach residents who used his proposal to get the Oak Beach Inn closed, and then withdrew their support of the plan when it was, developer Ross Cassata instituted a lawsuit against the residen More...

Babylon Rotary honored

The Babylon Rotary Club received a citation from the Town of Babylon in recognition of their outstanding annual fund giving to the Rotary Foundation. More...

 

People/Social

Junior Follies of Babylon High

The Junior Follies of Babylon High School, class of 1946 drew a bevy of locals who deserve another shot at fame. More...

New phone numbers for Babylon Schools

The Babylon School District has installed a more effecient phone system. According to Business Administrator Peter Daly, the previous system was unable to handle the capacity of daily calls in and out of the district. More...

Babylon Travelers Club

Babylon Travelers Club members met at the home of Nancy Newton on February 12 to continue their study of South Africa. More...

Obituaries

Joseph H.K. Arias, N. Babylon student, at 16

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Patricia S. Becker, longtime Babylon Village resident

Memorial services were held on Monday for Patricia S. Becker, a longtime resident of Babylon Village and member of the Babylon Yacht Club who died Thursday, February 22, 2001. She was 84 years old. More...

Walter Krawczyk, of West Islip

Walter Krawczyk, of West Islip, died February 8, 2001. Born in Oswego in 1922, he was one of 12 children. He was a veteran of World War II, graduated from SUNY Oswego and taught in the half Hollow Hills School district for over 30 years. Mr. More...













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