August 15, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Please meet your new Environmental Commission members. . . More...

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Schools/Sports

Scholars in the ...

Suffolk County Community College's president Salvatore La Lima presents Antonio Hernandez his associate's degree in General Studies at the college's Western Campus in Brentwood June 1. More...

Babylon students donate money to 9/11 Memorial

The 2002 graduating class at Babylon grade school raised money throughout the school year to offset the cost of school trips. More...

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD •

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
FRIDAY, August 16
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Does Anyone Recognize this Boat?

If you do, the Town of Babylon would like to hear from you. The Town is seeking the public More...

Vendors needed for indoor-outdoor event

Vendors are needed for an indoor/outdoor flea market and garage sale, sponsored by AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary, to be held Saturday, August 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at AMVETS Post 18, 141 Carleton Ave., East Islip. The event will be held rain or shine. More...

Opinion

News, presented responsibly

Has anyone read the coverage of America More...

Babylon Village: Stability in an unsettling world

Growing up in Babylon during the Depression was a unique experience in many ways, not the least of which was to have your Village centered around a Village clock in the steeple of a grand old colonial church. More...

Cartoonist—and Dennis Miller—are right

I really enjoyed the editorial cartoon in the July 18th issue. More...

Lindenhurst Post Office joins in fight against Breast Cancer

The Lindenhurst Post Office recently held a Breast Cancer Awareness Day during which customers were provided with vital information for the early detection of breast cancer. For more information about Breast Cancer Help, Inc., call 631-661-7223. More...

Town unveils new cellular tower law

After months of review and discussion, the Babylon Town Board unveiled its proposed cellular/communications tower code last month. More...

 

People/Social

Lending a helping hand

Babylon for the Homeless and Blind treasurer Tony Spota, left, is shown presenting the organization's donation check from fundraising efforts to Charles Spencer of Boyd Spencer Funeral Home for the Good Shepherd Hospice Walk. More...

Local cycles for a cure

On August 3 and 4, Kelly Markham, of Babylon, took part in the Pan-Massachusetts Challenge (PMC)k, presented by MFS Investment Management. More...

Country Fair September 8th

One of the largest and most popular country fairs on Long Island is the Babylon Beautification Society Fair which is always held the first Sunday after Labor Day. More...

Obituaries

Jane V. Rouillard, 78, former Babylon Village resident

Jane V. Rouillard, 78, died Wednesday, August 7, 2002 at her home, from complications from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. She was surrounded by her family at the time of her death. More...

Marilyn Pagano, of Deer Park

Marilyn J.Pagano, of Deer Park, died on August 7, 2002. Beloved wife of Emil and mother of Christine and Jim Clynes, John Pagano, and Margaret and Mark Giannechini. More...

Louis Schaper, former resident of Babylon

Louis Schaper, of Babylon, died August 1, 2002. Born on Nantucket, Massachusetts to Dutch immigrants Pieter and Tina Van Essendelft Schaper, the youngest of eight children of which he was the last survivor. More...













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