March 21, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

Former La Grange Inn owner steps out of the kitchen

by Janine Logan More...

13th annual Black History program held in Babylon

The Town of Babylon held its 13th annual Black History program last month. The theme of this year More...

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Schools/Sports

Just me and my shadow at Deer Park High School

On February 2, there were many shadows to be seen as tenth graders at Deer Park High School participated in Teens on the Job, Long Island Groundhog Shadow Day. More...

Booking for books in Deer Park

To encourage students to read, John Quincy Adams School, in the Deer Park School District, held its annual Scholastic book fair. Kindergartners and first and second graders scoured the shelves for books of interest. More...

North Babylon to present Parent University

The Parent and Youth Activities Committee (P.Y.A.C.) of North Babylon is presenting a series of workshops on "Parenting in the New Millennium." North Babylon residents will receive service credits for any workshops attended. More...

Obituaries

Joseph DiPeri, 76, former resident of North Babylon

Joseph DiPeri, a resident of North Babylon for the past 41 years, died on March 6, 2001. He was 76 years old. More...

Susan Grossi (nee Coppola), 46, former resident of West Islip for fifteen years

Susan Grossi (nee Coppola), a resident of West Islip for 15 years, died on March 10, 2001 from lung cancer. She was 46 years old. More...

Public Affairs 101 in West Islip schools raises social awareness

The three-year-old Public Affairs 101 course at West Islip High School has proven to be an unqualified success, both for the students involved and

the community at large, said school officials recently. The program, which is billed as an Introduction to the Analysis of Public Policy, is designed to provide high school seniors with the basics in research, communication and decision making. More...

People in the News

At the annual Suffolk County Math Tournament, held recently at Suffolk County Community College, Babylon High School sophomore Sarah Cotter scored the highest individual total for all tenth graders. More...

Motor vehicle accident in Deer Park

Suffolk County Police First Precinct officers responded to a motor vehicle accident in Deer Park, which involved an unoccupied van and two other vehicles. More...

 

People/Social

Rachel Flamenbaum to wed

Catherine and Bob Flamenbaum, of Babylon, are pleased to announce the engagement of their eldest daughter, Rachel, to Josh Kutz, son of Pat and Archie Kutz of Brockport, New York. More...

Scholarships offered

The Babylon Village Women More...

WALK radio gives Helping Hands a helping hand

At a special luncheon held recently, the Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition proudly accepted a generous contribution in support of its Lend a Helping Hand program. More...

Events & Bulletin

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

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Friends in Service Helping (FISH)

Friends in Service Helping (FISH) was established in Babylon approximately 28 years ago, and today remains an all-volunteer, non-profit organization totally dedicated to supporting the people in our community. More...

Vendors wanted for spring craft fair

Vendors are wanted for an indoor/outdoor spring craft fair, Saturday, May 12, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Community Presbyterian Church, 1843 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park. The fee for vendors is $25. Space is limited. More...

Opinion

Protecting children requires vigilance and courage The case of music teacher Anthony Correnti is an example of what harm befalls all of us when our public institutions lock away their fears and concerns in the darkness, instead of exposing them to the

Correnti taught in the New York City School system where sexual harassment charges were raised against him. Instead of proceeding against the teacher to the fullest extent of the law, New York City permitted him to resign, sending him on his way More...

Dear Editor:

On the Go With Donna out west, triggered some memories of a similar trip my wife and I made. While Donna relates the beginning of her tour, the following is how ours ended. More...

Reader enjoys Ralph Howell columns Dear Editor:

I so look forward to reading the "Remember When" series by Ralph Howell. More...













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