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Obituaries

Former West Babylon resident and Suffolk cop, John Wild

John Wild, a former First Precinct Suffolk County Police Officer who lived in West Babylon for twenty years, died suddenly September 28, 2004. He was 60 years old. More...

Babylon’s Anthony Turco, professional actor

You might remember Anthony Turco as a school principal in one of the American Express commercials with comedian Jerry Seinfeld in the movie "Quick Change" with comedic actor Bill Murray. More...

Robert Robertson of West Islip

Robert Patrick Robertson, of West Islip, died October 14, 2004. More...

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Events & Bulletin

THE BEACON'S

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
FRIDAY, November 5
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Veterans Awareness Week events set

Assemblyman Bob Sweeney and Babylon Town Councilman Wayne Horsley have announced a series of events to commemorate Veterans Awareness Week. More...

Babylon Town dedicates skate park

Babylon Town Supervisor Steve Bellone and several Babylon Town officials joined Pat Curcio, husband of the late Marcia Ann Curcio for the dedication of the Tanner Park skateboard park, Sunday, September 12. More...

Opinion

How the school security study was planned and carried out

The front page story this week outlining the findings of a review of security at the schools in our readership area shows that the safety of our children is very much in the forefront of concerns by educators and those who care for our children. More...

Reader: Stew Leonard proposal is a safety problem

I agree with the title of your October 13 editorial. Yes, the New York State DOT does have an ulterior motive in its curb cut denial for Stew Leonards. More...

Centralized school systems are historically unsuccessful

In the 1950s and 1960s many parents left New York City because City schools were not providing a good education for our children and things were getting worse as time went by. More...













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