July 9, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Testimony continues in BHC trial

Allegations by the owners of Brunswick Hospital Center that Dr. Anwar Jit Singh, the hospital More...

Babylon Lion joins medical mission

Babylon Lion Dr. Greg Persak joined a medical mission started three years ago by Dr. Edwin Morareno (ENT.) to help with sight problems of the people of Ecuador in the capital city of Quito. More...

West Babylon South Bay Elementary School helps to rise money for Long Island Harvest

South Bay Elementary School, West Babylon raised $1022.05 for the 2004 Annual Coin Harvest benefiting Long Island Harvest, the region More...

Assembly leaders honor Barraga

Asemblyman Thomas F. More...

Special Sections

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD •

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
SATURDAY, July 10
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Local resident holds book reading and signing

Dan Barry, New York columnist and author of Pull Me Up, a memoir, will be doing a book reading and signing on Saturday, July 10, 12 noon at the Ye Olde Bookshoppe Cafe , 55 Deer Park Avenue in Babylon Village. More...

Obituaries

Kaarel Smit, of Islip, husband and grandfather

Kaarel Smit, of Islip, died June 25, 2004. More...

Harry A. Maurer, of West Islip, father and grandfather

Harry A. Maurer, of West Islip, died June 26, 2004. More...

Nicholas A. Fierro, formerly of Islip

Nicholas A. Fierro, formerly of Islip, died June 24, 2004

Survivors include his parents Donald Fierro and Jane Wagner; his siblings, Michael Danz and Megan Fierro and grandmothers, Irma Fierro and Margaret Wagner. More...

Ever-popular All-Village Celebration to be held in Babylon this Sunday

The traditional All-Village Celebration is a big day in Babylon Village. Residents gather under a festive tent on the Conklin House Green. More...

West Islip School budget passes on second try

West Islip residents passed the revised 2004-05 school district budget of $81.2 million June 22 by a vote of 3,645 to 2,445. The second go around for the district drew one of the largest crowd of voters in West Islip history. More...

Good Samaritan Nursing Home goes mobile

Good Samaritan More...

West Islip boys varsity lacrosse team honored by Legislator Angie Carpenter

The West Islip "Lions" boys varsity lacrosse team was honored by Legislator Angie Carpenter at the general meeting of the Suffolk County Legislature on June 8 for winning the Division I Championship, Class A Suffolk County Championship, Cla More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Lions present check to Guide Dog Foundation

The Babylon Lions presented a check for its nineteenth guide dog to the Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind in Smithtown. The check was presented at the Foundation's annual appreciation picnic. More...

West Babylon contributes items to Armed Forces in Iraq

Students and staff at the West Babylon Junior High School contributed to the district-wide effort of donating supplies to West Babylon graduate, Matthew Kuhn, and his National Guard unit, Bravo Company in 258 Field Artillery stationed in Baghdad, Ira More...

Daisy Troop 283 marches in Memorial Day parade

Daisy Troop 283 in Babylon Village, had a great time marching together for the first time in the Memorial Day Parade. More...

Opinion

Public continues to trust school officials—for now!

All five of the school district More...

Racism casts an ugly tone over basketball game

I am writing this letter out of disbelief and concern. On June 2, I attended a basketball game at Lindenhurst High School. The teams playing were Amityville High School and Kings Park High School. More...

Turnout for Memorial Day parade was great!

Dear Editor: More...













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