April 23, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Irwin Quintyne, LI civil rights leader

When Irwin and Delores Quintyne were looking for a home on Long Island, their first choice was Levittown. More...

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Events & Bulletin

Local gals perform in dance competition

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• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD •

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
FRIDAY, April 23
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Obituaries

Jerome L. Bonaparte, longtime resident of Deer Park

Jerome L. Bonaparte, a longtime resident of Deer Park, died April 2, 2004 at Good Samaritan Hospital, West Islip. He was 59 years old. More...

Peter M. Hrynyshyn, formerly of West Islip

Peter M. Hrynyshyn, formerly of West Islip, died March 26, 2004 at Kirkland, Washington. More...

John J. Rossetti, Sr., of Lindenhurst

John J. Rossetti, Sr., of Lindenhurst, died February 19, 2004 at the age of 78. More...

Under gun from state, Levy moves new jail to top of projects the list

After visiting the Suffolk County jail last week, and facing the scrutiny of the state, Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy announced that the construction of a new county jail would become his chief capital spending priority, according to his spokes More...

People in the News

Ex-chief and present Fire Commissioner swears in the newest member of the West Islip Fire Department. The new "probie" also happens to be his son Jeff who now becomes a member of the Mohawk Engine Company. More...

 

People/Social

North Babylon resident named EAC employee of the year

North Babylon resident Mary Vissichelli of the Community Mediation Center was named the Educational and Assistance Corporation (EAC) Employee of the Year at its recent annual meeting held at the Westbury Manor. More...

Photo

Scouts from Copiague Boy Scout Troop 284 spent a weekend at the U.S. Coast Guard Station on Fire Island. More...

Anna Randello reaches 100th birthday!

Anna Randello, a resident of Berkshire Nursing and Rehab Center, celebrated her birthday with special gifts, flowers and music from members of the Babylon Free and Accepted Masons. More...

Opinion

Let’s put a great face on our community

So nice to see the front of Babylon Town Hall getting a much-needed facelift. The brick walkway leading to the front doors, though not even completed, already looks beautiful. More...

Pataki makes April sexual assault awareness month

Governor George Pataki has proclaimed the month of April Sexual Assault Awareness Month in New York to increase public awareness about this important issue. More...

The birds of summer

Balmy breezes and sunny skies this week gave hope that spring and summer is here to sit a spell. More...













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