December 26, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Copiague firefighter honored by state

It was during a trip into New York City with his father many years ago, that Craig Stadelman realized one of the things he wanted to do with his life. More...

Nancy E. Behringer weds Robert H. Briel

Nancy E. Behringer became the bride of Robert H. Briel, Jr. on Saturday, August 9, 2003. Fr. Steven Petersen married the couple at St. Joseph More...

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Schools/Sports

South Bays Drug Free Pledge

Students from South Bay and JFK Elementary school recently attended a Drug-Free assembly. More...

WB Jr. High Schools trip to the Met

West Babylon Junior High School More...

Lindenhurst High Schools Elizabeth Dow and Bryan Burke named All - County in music

Lindenhurst High School vocalists Elizabeth Dow (soprano) and Bryan Burke (tenor) were recently named as All-County selections in music for their outstanding ability and performance in the musical arts, illustrated by receiving near-perfect scores on More...

Obituaries

Maurice Connors, former WBFD captain and volunteer

When Chris Connors was a young boy, his father, Maurice Connors, would take tremendous time and trouble to decorate the family Christmas tree. Chris and his younger brothers would be at his side, helping as much as they could. More...

Richard J. Dein, former resident of Babylon and Bay Shore

Richard J. Dein, of Port St. Luci, Florida, and formerly of Babylon and Bay Shore, died October 30, 2003. More...

Richard Meyerrose of Amityville

Richard Meyerrose, a longtime resident of Amityville, died November 8, 2003 at Broadlawn Manor Nursing Home, Amityville. He was 90 years old. More...

P.O. Maxine Postal steps down due to illness

Diagnosed with a debilitating, terminal illness, S.C. Leg. Maxine Postal announced on Monday that she was stepping down from her post effective December 31. More...

People in the News

Jackie Brucia, left and Joann Curtin, right, are shown with Gov. George Pataki at a recent Republican fundraiser held at John Anthony's on the Water in Babylon. Photo by Frank Curtin. More...

Jennifer Iorio weds John Denza

John and Margot Denza announce the marriage of their son John to Jennifer Iorio, the daughter of Chrys and Victor Iorio of Brick, New Jersey. They were married at The Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas followed by a reception given by Jennifer More...

 

People/Social

Babylon High School homecoming turns up a victory against Port Jeff

It was a sunny and mild day as the Babylon School District celebrated its traditional Homecoming recently. The Panthers varsity football team beat the Port Jefferson Royals 30 to 20 during an exciting game. More...

Babylon students ranked amoung top 5 percent in the country

Babylon High School seniors Samantha Lewis, Bethany Atchison and Casey Graziani have been named commended students in the 2004 National Merit Scholarship program. More...

Toys for Tots delivery from a few "fishy" friends

Gillian Kessinger is pictured delivering "Toys for Tots" to Ssgt. Ortega, left, and Ssgt. Bortreger of Alpha Co. 6th Command Battalion on behalf of the Rusty Hook Fishing Club and South Side Fish Market of Lindenhurst. More...

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD •

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
SUNDAY, December 28
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Suffolk County Father’s Rights Association holds monthly meeting

The Suffolk County Father More...

Opinion

Find the Hope in this Season of Joy

Look at the news on television; pick up a newspaper or look at your own life and it More...

Was it a Holiday Miracle?

y brother, who lives in Penn sylvania, called to tell me of an experience he had, which still has him puzzled. He has been quite ill for some time and finds it difficult to do anything physical. More...

From the battlefield in the eyes Chaplain Kirsche

The following is the first of e-mail messages sent by Chaplain Jim Krische, 310th Military Police Battalion. He is serving in Iraq and sent the messages to family and friends. More...













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