November 7, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

People in the News

Lion Jim Smith was awarded Babylon Lion of the Year for 2002-2003 for his active participation in many Lion activities. More...

Babylon Town to hold budget hearing today at 3:30 p.m. by Carolyn James

A public hearing on a proposed $133.3 million Babylon Town budget will be held Thursday, November 6. The meeting will be held at 3:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Sunrise Highway, Lindenhurst. More...

Police make prostitution arrests

Suffolk County Police Department First Precinct Crime Section executed a search warrant at a North Babylon massage parlor resulting in the arrest of two people on prostitution related charges. More...

Special Sections

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD •

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
FRIDAY, November 7
Full Story

Obituaries

CarolAnn Bowser, 40

CarolAnn Bowser- Higdon, 40, a former resident of West Babylon and Babylon, died at Florida Hospital Altamonte Springs in Florida, October 6, 2003. More...

Annette Sylvester, of Lindenhurst

Annette Sylvester (nee-Piazza), of Lindenhurst died October 25, 2003. More...

Morton Michael Fass, of West Islip

Morton Michael Fass, of West Islip, died October 26, 2003. More...

Town holds anti-terrorism seminar

Saying that the first line of defense in any emergency is from the services provided at the local level More...

Deer Park School District welcomes new Superintendent

"I am so excited to be doing this," remarked Mr. Organisciak from behind the desk in his new office. He comes to the district from New York City, where he most recently served as Superintendent for the New York City Department of Education. More...

WIFD hosts annual Ghosts and Goblins nights

Full Story

Police investigate bank robbery in Deer Park

Suffolk County Police Robbery Squad Detectives are investigating the robbery of a bank in Deer Park. More...

Babylon Football: Panthers wallop Wildcats, 42-14

In the Battle of the Cats, the Babylon Panthers showed plenty of teeth and claw as they ripped the Shoreham Wildcats, 42-14, at Shoreham. The victory assures Babylon a playoff berth for the eighth straight year. More...

 

People/Social

Bryant College accepts three local graduates for class of 2007

Three West Islip residents entered Bryant College, Smithfield, Rhode Island, for the 2003-2004 academic year. More...

LIFE TEEN welcomes new minister, Catherine Blackman

Our Lady of Perpetual Help LIFE TEEN recently welcomed a new youth minister, Catherine Blackman. More...

Local graduates march to a new tune

Full Story

Opinion

Remember new generation of American veterans

In 1921, an unknown World War I American soldier was buried in Arlington National Cemetery. The site, on a hillside overlooking the Potomac River and the city of Washington D.C. More...

A veteran’s pride on this Veteran’s Day

We graduated West Islip in 1965. A few of us went to Stony Brook University. A classmate recently asked: "Isn More...

We salute all our Veterans

Full Story












Suffolk County Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool
The Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool