November 28, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Sweeny presents military decoration during Veteran's awareness week

Assemblyman Bob Sweeney presented New York State military decorations to a number of local veterans as part of Veteran's Awareness Week. More...

Honoring those who served

Veterans groups from Long Island took part in Veterans Day Ceremonies at the Long Island National Cemetery in Farmingdale November 9. Master of Ceremonies was Richard Toth, president of the LINCMO, VVA Chapter 11, Suffolk. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

South Bay students to be featured in Newsday

Students in Mrs. Murphy More...

Lindenhurst Middle School gets state-of-the-art computer facility

Through the generosity of the Susan M. Clyne Foundation, established in memory of Susan M. More...

Deer Park student wins photo contest

Deer Park High School Junior Michael DiMasi has been named one of the winners in this year More...

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD •

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
SUNDAY, November 30
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Opinion

Lowe’s plan too ambitious

Widespread and vehement community opposition to a plan to locate a Lowes Home Improvement store on the site of the South Oaks/Long Island Homes property was aired at a public hearing last week. More...

More than one President avoided the draft

Your November 6 issue carried an article by henry Hessing in which he states that President Clinton "Hid out in England to dodge his duty" during the Vietnam conflict. More...

Give thanks to George Washington for Thanksgiving

Mount Vernon, Va. - Americans don More...

Babylon Football: Suffolk Champs!

Babylon beats Bayport, 27-13

The Babylon Panthers took their fourth straight Division IV championship as they whipped the Bayport Phantoms 27-13 at Stony Brook University More...

Small fire in Village Hall quickly handled by BFD

A small fire broke out at Babylon Village Hall Thursday, Nov. 13, causing officials to evacuate the building. More...

It's a Conklin House

Christmas again; Cookie Contest underway

Christmas at the Conklin House takes place at the Conklin House Friday, December 5, 6 to 9 p.m. The House will also be open Saturday, December 6, noon to 4 p.m. More...

LSD may seek school tax hike

As Lindenhurst public schools begins planning for the 2004-05 fiscal year, there are three major items that will significantly impact the budget: health insurance, employer contributions to the New York State Retirement Systems, and our transportatio More...

People in the News

Rick Olivieri, owner of LaGrange Inn in West Islip and Pier 44 restaurants was recently given the Babylon Village Republican Party's Good Citizen award for his work in the community. More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition’s golf outing

The Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition (BBCC) hosted its ninth annual golf outing October 9 at Cedar Beach Pitch and Putt Golf Course. Many thanks go to the volunteers, sponsors, donors and golfers who helped to ensure the success of the outing. More...

Babylon student awarded RPI medal

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, the prestigious technological university, has announced that Babylon High School senior Daniel Stoecker is being awarded a $60,000 scholarship if he chooses to pursue studies in architecture, engineering, management, More...

Tara McNeil of Babylon Village to wed Billy Gonzalez

Mr. and Mrs. Louis Richard McNeil of Babylon Village, announce the engagement of their daughter, Tara McNeil, to Billy Gonzalez. Billy is the son of Mr. More...

Obituaries

Herbert Thurlow, former Babylon resident

Herbert Williams Thurlow (Bill), a well-known former resident of Babylon Village, died peacefully at his home in Tacoma Park, Maryland on November 9, 2003 surrounded by his family. More...

John J. de Groot, former Babylon resident

John J. "Jack" de Groot, of Shrewsbury, New Jersey and formerly of Babylon, died Monday, September 8, 2003 at Jersey Shore University Hospital. More...

Michael J. Calcaterra, of West Babylon

Michael J. Calcaterra, of West Babylon, died November 1, 2003. More...













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