April 30, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Team of crooks steal two inventory scanners from Copiague Target store

Crime Stoppers and First Squad Detectives are looking for two men who walked into a Target store and stole inventory scanners. More...

Police investigate death of

Deer Park man in auto accident

Suffolk County Police First Squad Detectives are investigating a motor vehicle accident that claimed the life of a Deer Park man. More...

Babylon man sentenced to 30 years for 100 house burglaries

Thirty seven year old Mark Gruttadauria of Babylon was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in state prison for stealing thousands of dollars in jewelry and valuables in nearly 100 house burglaries in Brookhaven and Islip towns. 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, April 30
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Obituaries

Mildred V. Ryan, former resident of West Islip

Mildred V. Ryan (nee O More...

Erminia Carmela Sicoli, former resident of Lindenhurst

Erminia Carmela Sicoli of Lindenhurst was always on the move. She enjoyed spending time working for her community, as well as socializing with her friends. More...

Walter Benzing, former resident of Babylon

Walter Benzing, a former resident of Babylon until 1963, died January 11, 2004 at the Shands at the University of Florida, Gainesville. He was 83 years old. More...

West Babylon's young ball team starts off with a win

Just from the crisp crack the low fastball made exploding off of the bat, West Babylon More...

People in the News

The brothers of the Babylon Masonic Lodge and the Shrine Clowns have been entertaining the Berkshire residents for 25 years. More...

Babylon teachers to host 29th annual Scholastic awards dinner

On Wednesday, June 2, the Babylon Teachers More...

Memorial Grade School students bring baskets of cheer

Members of the Student Council at Babylon Memorial Grade School created holiday baskets for the children of five local families who are currently struggling with hard times. More...

Sierra

Club
really
cleans up

The Sierra Club volunteers took part in a park clean-up in the Carll's River Watershed in Wyandanch. This is County parkland behind Wyandanch Park. More...

 

People/Social

MEGO golf tournament raises funds for Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition

In keeping with golf's tradition of donating to charities, West Babylon residents Mike Bartolillo and John White sponsored the 14th annual MEGO Golf Tournament held in Shawnee, Pennsylvania this spring. More...

The Mayor E. Donald Conroy Scholarship Fund

The Mayor E. Donald Conroy Scholarship commitee is hard at work preparing for the second annual fundraiser, which will be held on Thursday, June 3 from 7 to 10 p.m. More...

West Islip school district hosting 2004 Special Olympics

The West Islip School District is hosting the 2004 Special Olympics Spring Games Sunday, May 2 with a raindate of May 16. More...

Opinion

Beacon

Editorial

Rarely does a community get the opportunity to snatch from the hands of progress a piece of pristine history for preservation and posterity. More...

Story on closing of candy store bitter news

It was a sad day, indeed, to read the article More...

Anyone recognize these handsome athletes?

Dear Editor: More...













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