September 8, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

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Councilwoman Carol A. Quirk, Town of Babylon, is shown with Rebecca Sprachman, Troop 801, Service Unit 7 who was awarded the Girl Scout Gold Award at a ceremony on June 15. More...

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Schools/Sports

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Weekly report on the

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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:
SATURDAY, September 10
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Babylon priest honored for 25 years of service

Father Richard Kammerer was honored recently for 25 years as a priest. More...

Babylon Lions purchase 19th guide dog

At the annual recognition days picnic at the Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind in Smithtown, Babylon Lions Past President Director Jack Oberholzer presented a check for $6,000 to purchase a seeing eye dog for the blind. More...

Opinion

In Babylon, we remember

It has been four years since unconscionable and despicable human beings plowed two airliners into the World Trade Center and two others More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS—by Kevin Eastwood

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Public Commentary

The reasoning to support a million-dollar football field

The Mayor of the Village of Babylon proceeded correctly in writing an open letter to the public, raising public awareness, and reiterating basic questions that proponents of a million dollar football field should be prepared to answer. More...

Babylon Football: Panthers seek decade of dominance

The Babylon Panthers had just completed another early varsity football practice and coach Rick Punzone paused for a few words upon looking forward to a very competitive season. More...

WBSD considers new sign, air conditioning units

During the recent heat wave, the air conditioning system in the administrative offices of the West Babylon School District did what it has done many times in its 35 year existence More...

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Republican Dennis Garetano faces Primary challenge from Richard Kruse in 17th LD

Richard Kruse of Deer Park knew it would not be easy to go up against the Babylon and Huntington Town Republican committees when he decided to run for the Suffolk County Legislature. More...

 

People/Social

Wanita Lipscombe crowned Miss NY Junior Pre-Teen Cover Girl

Wanita Lipscombe, the daughter of Cassaire and Juanita Lipscombe of Wyandanch was crowned National American Miss New York Junior Pre-Teen Cover Girl at the state pageant held August 13, at the Marriott in Brooklyn. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Heard It On The Grapevine

IT WAS A PERFECT EVENING at the Conklin House when Barbara and Gil Schlerf, the winners of the "Dinner for Twelve" donated by Deliciously Different at the All-Village Celebration collected their prize with their very lucky guests on August More...

Pets, Pets, Pets...

**Clinic Location Change: The Last Hope Low Cost Pet Vaccine Clinic mentioned last week has been moved to Happy Tails, 117 W. Montauk Hwy., East Islip (across from St. Mary More...

Poster Pets

Nicholas More...

Obituaries

Susan Seubert, 50 year Babylon resident

Susan L. Seubert lived on Locust Avenue in Babylon for 50 years before she moved to Massachusetts in 2004. Just two weeks shy of her 91st birthday, Susan Seubert died on August 15, 2005. More...

John W. Dituri, of Babylon

John W. Dituri Jr., of Babylon, died July 19, 2005. More...

Steven J. Cornell, of West Babylon

Steven J. Cornell, of West Babylon, died July 6, 2005. More...













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