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Town names street after 9/11 victim Leroy Homer

The Town of Babylon ceremoniously renamed two local streets over the last month to honor two local residents who lost their lives on September 11, 2001. More...

Special Sections

Events & Bulletin

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: FRIDAY, July 12

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Las Vegas night at K of C

The D.A.V. Chapter 196 is sponsoring a Vegas Night at the Knights of Columbus, 175 Park Ave., Babylon. The doors will open at 7 p.m. Food and drinks will be available. There will be Roulette, BlackJack, Craps and Beat the Dealer. More...

Summer fun at Islip’s Bay Shore Marina

Are you looking for something to do this summer? Look no farther than the Bay Shore Marina where Islip Town More...

Obituaries

Irene Bott, lifelong Lindenhurst resident

Lifelong Lindenhurst resident Irene Bott died on May 18, 2002 at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip. She was 52 years old. More...

Joseph Middleton, of Wyandanch

Joseph R. Middleton, of Wyandanch, died June 25, 2002. More...

Vernelle H. Davis of Deer Park

Vernelle H. Davis, of Deer Park, died June 22, 2002. More...

Frederick Canal residents continue to ask Village for help Village sets three public hearings for July 23rd

Once again, the issue of Frederick Canal came before the Babylon Village Board. More...

Town hearing Tuesday on cellular tower law

A law that limits the height and location of cellular towers in the Town of Babylon comes before the Babylon Town Board for a hearing on Tuesday. More...

Public input sought on redevelopment of OBI site

Babylon Town Supervisor Steve Bellone and the Oak Beach Park Task Force invite residents to the Community Workshops on Wednesday, July 17 and Tuesday July 23 in Town Hall, 200 E. Sunrise Highway, Lindenhurst. The workshops begin at 7 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

Heard It On The Grapevine

IT WAS A QUIET 4TH OF JULY IN THE VILLAGE, but you can still experience that patriotic feeling when you come to the All Village Celebration at the Conklin House next Sunday More...

Babylon library splashes into summer

The Babylon Library staff and assorted friends kicked-off the start of the summer reading club, Splish, Splash, Read! by marching in the Babylon Village Memorial Day Parade. Registration for individual program that required registration is underway. More...

New physicians at GSH pediatrics facility

The following physicians joined the Good Samaritan Pediatrics Specialty Care Center in West Islip:

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Opinion

Beacon Editorial Just bloomin’ beautiful

A special congratulations to the Village of Babylon for its beautiful summer flowers. The colors along the borders at Village Hall are breathtaking and the hanging baskets throughout the Village are simply lovely. They all say, welcome. More...

Photo

Golf is in the air. Where is you favorite green? Let us know and tell us why. Send your responses to us at the Beacon, 65 Deer Park Ave. Babylon, NY 11702 More...

Letters Statue of Robert Moses is an honest tribute to the man who helped build Long Island Dear Editor:

I think the sculptor did a great job with the statue of Robert Moses. Moses had a unique posture that conveyed his confidence and his sense of theatre and those who knew him well will see it in the statue. Our firm (E.W. More...













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