August 18, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

People in the News

State Senator Owen H. Johnson (4th Senate District, Babylon) Chairman of the Finance Committee, honored Sara Jean Hammel of West Islip as a New York State Woman of Distinction at a special ceremony held in Albany on June 14. More...

Car blaze at Gilgo Beach

A four-wheel drive vehilce overheated and burst into flames at Gilgo Beach Sunday, July 24, shortly before 2 p.m. More...

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Library

THE BEACON'S

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
SUNDAY, August 21
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Events & Bulletin

This week at the library

Babylon
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Babylon Business Women announce award winners

On June 23 the Babylon Business and Professional Women More...

BabylonVillage

Arts Council

At the Babylon Village Bayfest, sponsored by the Babylon Village Arts Council (BVAC) and the Babylon Rotary club, July 27 at the Babylon Village pool, the chowder and clam shucking contests were two of the event highlights. More...

Babylon Town tightens up 2-family permit laws

Homeowners and real estate agents have new responsibilities for renting accessory apartments in the Town of Babylon after the Town Board passed a measure last week requiring that proof be shown that the apartment is legal. More...

A barn is born in Babylon

Babylon's historical barn. More...

TWO

FAMILY HOMES
Got this? Then you have
a two-family home says town

Babylon Town More...

Beach clean-up volunteers needed

Volunteers are needed for the 20th annual New York State Beach Clean-up. The beach clean-up is organized in New York by the American Littoral Society and is part of the International Coastal Clean-up of T he Ocean Conservancy. More...

 

Columnists - Free Access

HEARD IT ON THE GRAPEVINE

IT WAS ONE OF THE HOTTEST DAYS OF THE YEAR, but that didn More...

Pets, Pets, Pets...

Snuppy the Afghan clone has changed all the rules in dogdom. I guess I More...

Poster pets of the week

Jolie More...

Obituaries

Audrey Lorene Szychowski-Barnes, 51

For more than 20 years, Audrey Szychowski-Barnes worked as an administrator at the V.A. Hospital in Northport, where she supervised hospital personnel. More...

Darren Berg, 52, former W.I. resident

Former West Islip resident Darren Berg died after an extended illness July 12, 2005 at Beverly Health Care, Kinzua Valley in Warren, Pennsylvania. He was 52 years old. More...

William "Billy" Raser, 47, lifelong Village resident

Lifelong Babylon Village resident Billy Raser loved his community and never wanted to live anywhere else. The Babylon High School graduate and track star grew up and chose to make his home in Babylon. More...













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