May 28, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

North Babylon residents tell school: turn down cellular plan

Getting the message loud and clear from residents, the North Babylon School Board pulled a proposal to consider installing a T-Mobile cellular tower on the Woods Road Elementary School. More...

Other school budget and trustee results

The West Babylon School District More...

Deer Park's top ten students '04

The Deer Park High School recently announced its top ten ranking academic students for the Class of 2004. Shown above with Superintendent of Schools Mr. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

West Babylon teacher honored

At a recent West Babylon Board of Education meeting, teacher, Mimma Crispino was honored for winning the Model School Grant titled, E-Pals from Around the World. More...

Fifth graders perform musical review

In the picture are the fifth grade students at Parliament Place Elementary School, North Babylon, performing a fifth grade musical review. Songs were sung from the Wizard of Oz, Annie, Mary Poppins, Cinderella and the Sound of Music. More...

Belmont elementary holds soup drive

North Babylon More...

Obituaries

Reverend John J. Gorman, former pastor of St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church in Babylon

The Reverend John J. Gorman, former pastor for 16 years of St. Joseph More...

Robert V. Suffner, lifelong resident of Babylon Village

Robert V. Suffner, a lifelong resident of Babylon Village, died May 5, 2004. He was 77 years old. More...

Babylon School Budget okayed; transportation down

Incumbents Mary Larsen
and Thomas Melito reelected

Voters in the Babylon Village School District passed the district's proposed $33.8 million spending plan, voted down the transportation proposition that would have provided bus service to about 120 more school children. More...

People in the News

State Senator Owen H. Johnson (4th Senate District, Babylon), chairman of the Finance Committee, was honored earlier this year for his many contributions to the athletes of the Special Olympics and his strong support of the program. More...

Dix Hills woman is charged with child endangerment

Suffolk County Police First Precinct Officers have arrested a Dix Hills woman and charged her with child endangerment, after she left her two-month-old son in her locked car. More...

Babylon's pink elephant to come down

The demolition of the large pink building on the northside of Railroad Avenue, just west of the Long Island Railroad station in Babylon Village is slated to be demolished within the next few weeks, according to a MTA spokesman. More...

New WB school board member no stranger to school board meetings

Kathleen Jennings is the newest member of the West Babylon Board of Education, but she More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Paint and Hardware sponsored Soap Box Derby

Patrick Drennan drove his Babylon Paint and Hardware sponsored Soap Box Derby car to fourth place in the stock division of the Long Island regional races held on May 16. More...

Sumpwams Garden Club

The monthly meeting of the Sumpwams Garden Club was held May 10. New President Viola Taylor opened the meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance. More...

Recipients of the 2004 Babylon Community Scholarship

The recipients of the 2004 Babylon Community Scholarship pose after being presented with their award at the May 4 annual dinner and fashion show at LaGrange. More...

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD •

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

Another Memorial

Day at War

I have always been what my family calls a flag waver. Perhaps it More...

Remembering Memorial Day with Henry Hessing of Babylon

Memorial Day is special to all who love freedom. It is a day set aside to remember the bravery, sense of duty, honor and ultimate sacrifice of those who have protected our freedom and those who do so today. More...

Post Commander says thanks

American Legion Post 94 wishes to thank those who fly the American flag every day. Perhaps you have a member in your household that was or still is a member of our Nation More...













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