February 18, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Circus Magic at Daniel Street Elementary School

To the delight of children, teachers and parents at Lindenhurst More...

Lindenhurst Village celebrates Nat'l Wear Red Day

The Lindenhurst Village Hall staff is pictured on February 4, National Wear Red Day, wearing red to raise awareness about heart disease in women. More...

Young Babylon Village mother stabbed to death in Brentwood

A young Babylon Village woman was brutally stabbed and murdered in Brentwood by her boyfriend at approximately 9:30 p.m. Monday, February 14. More...

Special Sections

Events & Bulletin

THE BEACON'S

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
FRIDAY, February 18
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Narconon offers free counseling

Drug addiction can leave an individual feeling helpless and out of control, especially if you are the family member or friend of an addict. More...

Faith In Action in great need of volunteer drivers

Faith In Action (formerly Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers of Islip) is in great need of volunteer drivers to take elderly people to doctor More...

Opinion

Editorial

Bring the power of LI together

As part of his State of the County message, S.C. Leg. Steve Levy announced that he would be making new overtures to the folks to the west, working with N.C. More...

Public Commentary

Guest column: Celebrating modern marvels
and the engineers who designed them

In 1827, Thomas Tregold defined engineering as "the art of directing the great sources of power in nature for the use and convenience of man." The Egyptian pyramids, the Grecian temples, the Roman roads, bridges and aqueducts, are the produ More...

Mistake angers reader

The article on the front page of the February 4 edition of the Babylon Beacon entitled "Deer Park School Board and residents discuss budget woes," reflects the shameful state of the education of the reporter as well as that of the editor. More...

Babylon Town and local landlords group at odds

The editor of a landlord More...

Sen. Johnson thanked by Coast Guard for state grant

State Senator Owen H. Johnson (4th Senate District, Babylon), Chairman of the Finance Committee, recently received a special "thank you" from the U.S. More...

Lindenhurst Middle School art class creates mosaics

The eighth grade advanced art classes at Lindenhurst Middle School embarked on a new project five weeks ago that inspired imagination and creativity. More...

Contractor arrested for working on Lindenhurst home without license

Suffolk County Police First Precinct Crime Section officers have arrested an Islip man for engaging in home improvements without a license. More...

NB students hold food drive for local families

Student Council members from North Babylon More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Girl Scouts hold International Day

On January 15, Girl Scout Service Unit 14 of Babylon held International Day. The Scouts from kindergarten to sixth grade made crafts and a snack representing three countries. More...

St. John the Baptist senior tries hand as Supreme Court Justice

Muriel S. Raggi. a senior at St. John the Baptist High School, West Islip, was recently selected to participate in the National Youth Leadership Forum on Law (NYLF/LAW) from October 19 to October 24, 2004 in Washington, D.C. More...

LIYC holds annual Presidents Punch and Commodores Egg Nog

On Sunday February 2, the Ladies Auxiliary of the Long Island Yacht Club held its annual Presidents Punch and Commodores More...

Obituaries

Henry D’Avino, North Babylon contractor

A professional contractor who plied his trade with brick and masonry, Henry D More...

Eileen Galasso, of West Islip

Eileen Galasso, of West Islip, died December 26, 2004. More...

Phillip J. Magallanes, of Islip Terrace

Phillip J. Magallanes, of Islip Terrace, died January 4, 2005. More...













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