December 5, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Christmas at the Conklin House

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

Heated race for Commissioner in WIFD

A heated race for a seat on the West Islip Board of Fire Commissioners is underway, with longtime Commissioner Louis Caggioni facing a challenge from former Fire Chief Henry Epp and former member Richard Niggemeier. More...

DPHS varsity football team scores big with roses for Mom

The Deer Park High School varsity football team didn More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Forward march... Deer Park marching band

competes in State Conference

Deer Park More...

Lindy HS girls volleyball team,

exceptional teamwork, communication & trust

Lindenhurst High School More...

West Babylon launches professional development in literacy

West Babylon Schools recently launched professional development in literacy via a listserv correspondence for its Junior High School Language Arts Department. More...

Obituaries

Francis M. Williams,76, of Babylon

Francis M. Williams, of Babylon, died November 20, 2003 at Brunswick Hospital Center, Amityville. He was 76 years old. More...

Alicia A. Morrow, 90, former Brightwaters resident

Alicia A. Morrow, a former resident of Brightwaters, died in Connecticut, November 14, 2003 at the age of 90. More...

Leonard Ruvola, of Bayshore

Leonard Ruvola, of Bay Shore, died November 9, 2003. More...

Babylon Football: Long Island Champs! Panthers take Roosevelt, 22-15

Babylon hits! The Babylon Panthers successfully defended their Class IV Long Island Championship at Hofstra University More...

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Richard Kroebel More...

People in the News

Gerry (Lola) Martorana of Babylon Village enjoys the Babylon High School homecoming parade and village street fair festivities along with Babylon Town Supervisor Steve Bellone. More...

Katzenberger recognized

Joseph Katzenberger, an employee of the Deer Park Union Free School district for more than 35 years, was recognized at a recent Board of Education meeting as he retires as plant facilities administrator. More...

 

People/Social

A busy fall for Dawn and Embers, local doo-wop music group

Following spring and summer appearances at the Pilot Club dinner, Babylon Rotary barbecue and the St. Joseph More...

Locals go on voyage

The Queen Elizabeth 2, made its last voyage to Canada on October 7. She was the first ship designed for both cruising and traditional transatlantic crossings. More...

Rotary Club serves

In the spirit of Rotary's motto, Service Above Self, the members of the Babylon Rotary Club donated several hundred pounds of non-perishable food. The donation also included essential cleaning products and infant needs. More...

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD •

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
FRIDAY, December 5
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LIFETEEN fall retreat to Centerport

Twenty six teens from Our Lady of Perpetual Help LIFE TEEN are shown preparing to attend their fall retreat at Camp Alvernia in Centerport. More...

Opinion

From the Newsroom

For some reason, a very dramatic but faulty profile of me has been circulating on the world wide web. More...

"December 7, 1941-a date which will live in infamy"

Just off the coast of the island of Oahu, in the Hawaiian Islands, is the USS Arizona Memorial. If you visit this World War II shrine you will learn that 2388 United States personnel were killed and 1,178 were wounded in an unprovoked attack. More...

Residents living near proposed ball field balk

Your report on the proposed development near Sunrise Highway and County Line Road (Amityville Record, November 12) is appalling in its dimension and scope. More...













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