March 29, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

Local libraries to hold budget votes and trustee races next week

Next week, voters in school districts throughout the state will head to the polls to vote on their library budgets and to elect Library Board Trustees. The following is a breakdown of those votes in our area. More...

Babylon Village Historical Society

Residents looking for an interesting way to pass an hour or two on Saturday afternoons would be wise to stop in at the Babylon Village Museum, 117 West Main Street and catch one of the historically-based movies the society is featuring at 2 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Library

This week at the library Babylon 24 South Carll Avenue 669-1624

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Vendors are wanted for spring fair

Vendors are wanted for the annual spring fair at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Brentwood, May 12, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The rain date is May 19. The fee for the fair is $25. For an application call 631-277-2417 or 631-273-5444. More...

Events & Bulletin

The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: FRIDAY, March 30

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Attention West Babylon High School graduates

In an effort to establish a Directory of Alumni Occupations, the West Babylon School District wishes to develop a directory consisting of West Babylon graduates for the purpose of celebrating their achievements and to serve as an outreach and networ More...

National Youth Service Day 2001

Volunteers for Babylon is pleased to announce it will be participating in National Youth Service Day 2001, set for April 20 to 21. Last year over a dozen organizations held service projects ranging from park and beach cleanups to flower planting. More...

Babylon schools to present tentative budget next week

by Janine Logan More...

People in the News

"It Would Be Really Strange If...," was this year's Reflections program theme. Stephen Ioli, an eleventh grade student at the West Babylon High School, rose to the theme's challenge and created a winning piece of art work. More...

Candidates wanted

Suffolk County Democratic Chairman Rich Schaffer invited voters registered as Democrats in Suffolk County to contact him if they are interested in earning the Democratic nomination for this November More...

Let the children play

Parents at Ss. Cyril and Methodius School in Deer Park, shown above, came out on weekends sweeping, measuring and painting different game boards in the parking lots adjacent to the school building. More...

 

People/Social

Rick Lazio talks politics

Former Congressman Rick Lazio discussed politics and his future plans recently with sixth graders in the Babylon Memorial Grade School. Invited by student Richard Dellisola and teacher Danielle Vedder, Mr. Lazio received an enthusiastic welcome. More...

Meirowitz of Babylon Village to be honored with Award of Merit

Claire Meirowitz of Babylon Village has won an "Award of Merit, General Excellence" for "The Active Retiree," a newsletter she edits as a volunteer for retirees of the United University Professions (UUP). More...

Babylon Village Educational Foundation news

The first committee meeting of the Babylon High School Alumni Association was held last month at the Babylon Memorial Grade School. The Babylon Village Educational Foundation (BVEF) is now forming this alumni association for Babylon High School. More...

Opinion

New law would encourage volunteerism

With increasing concern, our local Fire Departments are experiencing deep and protracted membership problems. And, as the number of volunteers falls off, the number of calls for help, particularly for medical aid and rescue, climbs. More...

Looking back

This one-of-a-kind photo of Bob Seafoss, left, and Jack Seafoss, right was taken in 1936 on Montauk Highway and Doges Promenade, Copiague, now the site of B & B Fish and Clam. More...

Submited Stories of First Jobs

A few weeks ago, we asked readers to submit stories about their first job, discussing what impression it had made on them and their lives. The following is a response we got from a Lindenhurst subscriber. If you More...













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