March 21, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Deer Park Library to hold budget hearing next week

A public hearing on the proposed Deer Park library budget will be held in the library More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

West Islip winter sports accomplishments

J. Wayne Shierant, director of athletics, physical education and recreation for the West Islip School District announced the following students have received post season recognition for their participation in the 2002 winter sports program. More...

Pre-school registration at West Islip H.S is underway

In the picture, West Islip High School student Gina Marsala helps pre-schoolers Matthew Kuster, Brendon Hirt and Matthew Cairo use the language board to find the "letter of the week." High school students in child development and early chi More...

Lara Dietrich selected as Homecoming Queen finalist

Lara Elizabeth Dieterich, the daughter of Gary and Beth Dieterich of Babylon, has been selected finalist for New York More...

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD • The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: FRIDAY, March 22

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11th annual SC Hibernian Ball set

The Suffolk County Boards of the Ancient Order of Hibernians and the Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians will be holding their 11th annual Hibernian Ball on Saturday, April 20, at the Bellport Country Club, Bellport honoring Past County President Ann More...

West Babylon Taxpayers to meet

The West Babylon Taxpayers organization is holding a meeting April 1 at 8 p.m. at the South Bay Elementary School cafeteria, 160 Great East Neck Road West Babylon. S.C. Leg. David Bishop, will be the guest speaker. More...

County seeks to provide another round of funding for downtown revitalization

by Carolyn James More...

Lindy firefighters fuming over notification policy for Lindenhurst school-employee volunteers

Lindenhurst School District employees who are volunteer firefighters will be required to notify their employer prior to leaving their job to answer major fire calls under a proposed policy change reviewed by the school board last week. More...

Babylon Busy Women hold annual college scholarship fundraiser

Following a tradition of more than 30 years, about 85 Babylonians gathered recently for the annual Babylon Business and Professional Women More...

 

People/Social

Heard It On The Grapevine

"IT WAS A VERY GOOD TURNOUT", said Linn Rohl, member of the Conklin House Steering Committee, and Chairman of the Antiques Roadshow benefit held there last Saturday afternoon. More...

Babylon resident, Martha Kluger, celebrates her 100th birthday

Supervisor Steven Bellone gathered with family and friends of Martha Kluger to celebrate her 100th birthday. On Wednesday, February 27, Supervisor Bellone presented Kluger with a special certificate in honor of this milestone in her life. More...

Sumpwams Garden Club

The March meeting of the Sumpwams Garden Club was held on Monday, March 11. President Marie Capitano led the members in the Pledge of Allegiance followed by a moment of silence honoring the six-month recognition of September 11. More...

Obituaries

Lawrence Pacelli, 75, former longtime resident

of Amityville and West Islip; former Grumman employee More...

Lucy Cottone, 87, former Lindenhurst resident

Lucy Cottone, formerly of Lindenhurst, died January 31, 2002 at Broadlawn Manor Health Care Center, Amityville. She was 87 years old. More...

Opinion

Town complied with open meetings law

Recently, members of the Babylon Green Party and others have raised questions about Babylon Town More...

Fire Island Solitude

Photo by Joe Walicki More...

Cheaters, frauds and swindlers

There have been so many stories in the news lately about cheaters More...













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