July 7, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

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Councilwoman Carol A. Quirk, Beautification Chairwoman, Town of Babylon, is pictured with Supervisor Steve Bellone and Matt and Gina Siciliano of Lionheart Landscaping. More...

Area veterans help return missing enemy soldier to his family

As a United States Army Lieutenant-Colonel during the Vietnam War in the 1960 More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Lindenhurst School District celebrates the arts

On May 14, the fourth annual Celebration of the Arts showcased the fine and performing arts from Lindenhurst School District More...

Babylon students receive Kodak young leaders award

Two Babylon students, Tracey Deesing and Megan O More...

West Islip teacher is first runner up in

Senior America Competition

West Islip teacher Elisabeth Zamarelli is popular with her students and admired by her peers. Now her friends and family can add "first runner-up" in the recently-held Ms. Senior America Pageant. More...

Events & Bulletin

THE BEACON'S

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
SUNDAY, July 10
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Fall soccer registration

The South Shore Soccer Of West Babylon, Deer Park, and North Babylon, two of 98 member clubs of the Long Island Junior Soccer League, are gearing up for the upcoming fall season. More...

Scholars in the ...

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Opinion

Editorial

Take time
this summer
to save a life

A poster shows the picture of a beautiful toddler wrapped in winter clothing with the pinkest of cheeks. The post states, "It More...

Guest Editorisl

Insight on proposed flag protection amendment

Once again, a large majority of the U.S. Senate is committed to send the Flag Amendment to the states for an up-or-down vote by representatives of the people. More...

Fredrick Canal residents ask Village for help

Village program only partially effective, they say; Mayor proposes dredging district

Residents living on Frederick Canal, an area besieged by odors from rotting eel grass that moves into and collects in the water behind their homes, once again appeared before the Village Board in Babylon, asking officials to come up with a permanent More...

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Councilwoman Carol A. Quirk, Beautification Chairwoman, Town of Babylon, is pictured with Supervisor Steven Bellone; Corinne DiSomma, Receiver of Taxes, Anthony DiCamillo and Sean Succa of DiCamillo Landscaping and Doreen Collins. More...

Town Board votes on zoning code for asphalt plants

Addressing what the Town described as a weakness in its zoning code, the Babylon Town Board is considering a change that would effectively increase the number of areas in which a hot mix asphalt plant can operate. More...

BabylonVillage Arts Council

Yes the arts are alive and well in Babylon. Within the last two years you may have observed an increase in arts venues from local artists such as the art exhibition of Bill Madigan More...

Local church helps restore mission in Africa

Representatives from the Babylon Assembly of God recently raised $3,000 to provide a roof for the Grace Ministries Mission in Zambia, Africa. Rev. More...

 

People/Social

American Legion Empire Girl State Program candidates

On Sunday, May 22, 20 young, eager candidates for the 2005 Girl State Program came together from across Suffolk County at the Amityville American Legion Post 1015 for an orientation program under the direction of PCP Eileen Candler, chairman of the E More...

They're engaged!

Mr. and Mrs. James Mitchell of Babylon announce the engagement of their daughter, Margaret (Maggie) to Kenneth Coleman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Coleman of Valley Stream. More...

Good Samaritan named one of

New York

A recent issue of Crain More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets...

Do you like to tango with your Terrier or limbo with your Lab? If so, it might be time to choreograph your steps and enter the world of canine freestyle, a competitive sport where owners and dogs dance as smoothly as Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. More...

Poster pets of the week

Bobo More...

Obituaries

JoAnn Pohorelec, of Islip Terrace

JoAnn Pohorelec, of Islip Terrace, died May 23, 2005. More...

Harriet S.C. Mason,

lifelong resident of Bay Shore

Harriet S.C. Mason, a lifelong resident of Bay Shore and Brightwaters, died May 17, 2005. She was 81 years old. More...

Richard B. Crockett, lifelong resident of Babylon Village

Richard B. Crockett, a lifelong resident of Babylon Village, died May 25, 2005. More...













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