September 17, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville Record celebrates 100th year of publication

Next Sunday the Amityville Record, a sister newspaper for the Babylon Beacon and Massapequa Post, is celebrating its 100th year of publication with a dinner celebration at the Hunter Squires Jackson American Legion Post at 133 Dixon Ave. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Summer interns complete journalism program at Beacon newspaper

Carolyn Kurek

Looking around her room, you will immediately notice as one of the most prominent features two tall shelves filled with books. Glancing along the shelves, you will find hundreds of books ranging in title from "All the King More...

Obituaries

Ed Smalling, Babylon Town Highwy employee

Edwin Smalling Sr., a longtime and second generation employee of the Town of Babylon, died suddenly, August 23, 2004. He was 72 years old. More...

William "Jack" Roberts

of West Islip

William "Jack" Roberts (Ret. Naval Architect, Lloyds of London) of West Islip, died August 22, 2004. More...

Darlene A. Schultheis, lifelong resident of West Islip

When Darlene Schultheis was in Good Samaritan Hospital, critically ill and suffering with cancer, an elderly woman was transferred into her hospital room. More...

2004 presidential campaign

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Senator Owen Johnson honored

State Senator Owen H. Johnson (4th Senate District, Babylon), chairman of the Finance Committee, was recently honored by the Our Lady of Perpetual Help (O.L.P.H.) Knights of Columbus for his support. More...

 

People/Social

Former Babylonians celebrate 50th anniversary

Joanie and Arthur Martling of Melbourne, Florida, formerly of Babylon, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversay with a party for family and friends hosted by their children. More...

Jacquelyn Maher-Brucia honored with NYS Woman of Distinction award

State Senator Owen H. Johnson honored Jacquelyn Maher-Brucia at the New York Senate Women of Distinction sixth annual Women of Distinction Ceremony held at the State Capitol. The awards ceremony was held in Albany, Tuesday, June 8. More...

Thomas E. Henry to hold book signing

Captain Thomas E. Henry will have a book signing at the Babylon Historical Society, September 18, 2 to 4 p.m. More...

Events & Bulletin

THE BEACON'S

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
FRIDAY, September 17
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Rotary celebrates a century of service

With the tap of a wooden gavel, on an eight inch brass bell, District Governor Marion Stark, like all Rotarians worldwide, is celebrating a century of Rotary service to the world. More...

LIRR station improvement update

This is an update on LIRR station improvements undertaken with funding secured by Assemblyman Bob Sweeney. More...

Opinion

Gil Hanse’s personal and political legacy is a lesson for all

Last week we lost a dedicated public servant, former Babylon Village Mayor, town and county GOP leader Gilbert C. Hanse, who was, to those who knew him personally, also a kind, caring and decent gentleman. More...

Townwide FD training center is way to go

Over the years, the role of our volunteer firefighters has changed dramatically. More...

The way to fight terrorism is to cooperate with the rest of the world

Can someone explain to me why we More...













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