June 11, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

"The long goodbye" comes to an end

After a ten year battle against Alzheimer's disease, former President Ronald Reagan died late last week. He was 93 years old, the longest living president in American history. More...

WB Troop celebrates 94th birthday of scouting

In 1910, the Congress of the United States chartered the Boy Scouts of America as an official organization. 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, June 11
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Obituaries

Rosalinda "Linda" Quenzer, resident of Amity Harbor since 1969

Rosalinda "Linda" Quenzer, a resident of Amity Harbor since 1969, died May 31, 2004 at her home. She was 59 years old. More...

Salvatore Fogliano, former 88-year resident of Copiague

Salvatore Fogliano, a former 88-year resident of Copiague, died May 27, 2004 at Martin Memorial Hospital North, Stuart, Florida. He was 98 years old. More...

DP School to hold budget revote Tuesday;

WI and WB schedule revotes June 22 and 23

Deer Park School District voters are being asked again to approve the district More...

Local folks in the news

Legislator Angie Carpenter (R-WI) participated in West Islip High School's Shadow Day. Shadow Day is an academically motivating activity designed to give students an up-close look at the world of work in a field of the student's interest. More...

Meet the W.B. School District's Schulmanator

He can pick up and hand over a basketball, and suspend himself from the ceiling. More...

 

People/Social

Babylon holds presentation on stormwater management program

On Tuesday, April 27, the Board of Trustees of the Village of Babylon held an information presentation regarding the Stormwater Management Program. More...

Babylon Pilot Club hosts high tea for local senior citizens

The Pilot Club of Babylon, a local service organization, hosted its annual high tea for senior citizens on Sunday, April 25 at the First Presbyterian Church, Babylon. More...

Christian School 2nd graders win Scholastic national book contest

Miss Lyman More...

Opinion

What Pope John Paul II should have said to President George Bush

President George W. Bush was respectful during a meeting with Pope John Paul II last week, even as the Holy Father chastised the United States. The Pope reminded the President of the church More...

High price tag for freedom of speech in Babylon

Freedom of speech and the right to peaceful assembly has a new price tag and it More...

What reasons exist now for surge of gay marriages?

Dear Editor: More...













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