September 18, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Please Meet: Our summer interns, 2003

From May though August, three college students took part in the Beacon's journalism internship program, working at the newspaper, covering events and writing news stories, taking photographs and copy editing. More...

Jacklyn Porr, Binghamton

As she enters her senior year at Binghamton University, Jacklyn Porr, 21, is confident in her decision to be a writer. More...

Photo

BHS ClASS OF 1953 HOLD REUNION: In the photo, the members of the class of 1953 of Babylon High School are shown having a wonderful time at their reunion at Southward Ho in August. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

NB selected as one of 100 best communities in music education

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NBHS students visit holocaust memorial center

After studying, Night, the true life account of Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel, three of North Babylon More...

Parliament Place welcomes new principal

Parliament Place Elementary School in North Babylon welcomes its new principal, Christine Kuchta. She began her career in North Babylon in 1972 as a sixth grade elementary teacher. More...

Obituaries

Thomas Corona, of Deer Park

Thomas Corona, of Deer Park, died August 25, 2003

Surviving Mr. Corona are his wife, MaryAnn (nee Sensoprano); his children, Thomas, Edward, Mariann Rom, Lisa O More...

Carl F. Giallanzo, formerly of West Islip

Carl F. Giallanzo, of Dania Beach, Florida and formerly of West Islip died August 22, 2003 after a brief battle with cancer. More...

Ronald P. DeMaio, of N. Babylon

Ronald P. DeMaio, of North Babylon, died suddenly on August 24, 2003. More...

Babylon Village to celebrate unveiling of Robert Moses statue this weekend

The Village of Babylon will be unveiling the Robert Moses statue, which was commissioned by Suffolk County, and is the first art project funded under the County More...

People in the News

New York State Assemblyman Thomas F. Barraga (R,C,RTL - West Islip), second from right, received the "A List" award from representatives of the Employer Alliance for Affordable Health Care during a recent meeting at the State capitol in Albany. More...

Michael Schnitzel Hofstra

Mike Schnitzel, a Massapequa High School graduate and journalism student at Hofstra University completed an internship in August at the Massapequa Post newspaper. More...

Cassi Matos, Marist College

Cassi Matos, 18, is entering her sophomore at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. She is a communications major with a concentration in journalism, art and advertising design with a minor in psychology. More...

 

People/Social

BHS’s top seniors are off to college

Babylon High School's top two seniors are off to college and like many of their fellow students from Babylon and surrounding school districts, they're approaching this change in their lives with a healthy mix of anticipation and anxiety. More...

ALA holds annual dinner

American Legion Auxiliary Babylon Unit #94 past presidents annual dinner was held August 5 at the Blue Lagoon. Junior Past President Erin Horn was welcomed into the Past Presidents. More...

Megan Ploska to wed

Michael Dario Tardio

The engagement of Megan Irene Ploska to Michael Dario Tardio took place on Easter Sunday, April 20, 2003. More...

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD •

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
SUNDAY, September 21
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Opinion

Respect Mother Nature

This beautiful, fragile piece of land we live on as Long Islanders offers us some of the most stunning sunrises and sunsets, breathtaking golden beachfronts and an abundance of cool, salty air drifting in from the ocean. More...

A loss to LI’s downtowns

We remember when A&S closed its doors and still shake our heads at the loss of Sterns Department Store, two giants of retail that we thought would always be around. More...

What happened to the Babylon school district?

Dear Editor: More...













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