September 22, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Annual spaghetti dinner to benefit BBCC

Lucy and Mike Domingo will again host their annual spaghetti dinner this month benefiting the Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition. More...

Controversy brews over dance and twirling clubs in West Islip School District; board neutral

Amid discussions about proposed educational upgrades and budget numbers, the West Islip school board meeting last month heard from parents who supported the establishment of a new girl More...

Lindenhurst art collector new owner of 3300-year-old Egyptian sculpture

Art collector Joanne Salvador, a resident of Linden-hurst, never imagined she would be the proud owner of a rare portrait sculpture of Pharaoh Tutankhamen. More...

Suffolk County police investigate

September 12th burglary of Dix Hills home

The Suffolk County Police Second Squad Detectives are investigating a burglary of a residence in Dix Hills. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Heard It On The Grapevine

THE WEATHER WAS HOT, but it was a beautiful day and the crowds came in very large numbers as they always do to the Babylon Beautification Society Fair last Sunday. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets...

Fashion Week may be over, but Long Islanders still have a few more days to support a pair of local super models. Actually they More...

Poster Pets of the Week

Deanna More...

Obituaries

Former Village of Lindenhurst Judge, Joshua Lederberg

After being asked to fill a vacancy for the Village Justice More...

Joseph "Pepi" Cardino,

Cardino Construction owner

A well-known Copiague contractor and classic car collector, Joseph Cardino truly lived the "American Dream," according to his son Joseph Jr. More...

Michael Benedetto, U.S. Marine

Michael Angelo Benedetto Jr. died while doing something he loved More...

Annual steak fry in Lindenhurst beefs up good works

It was an opportunity to eat well, enjoy the company of friends and neighbors and to raise money for a good cause. More...

Babylon Boy Scout receives Eagle Scout Award

The Town of Babylon honored David Simon Katz for reaching the pinnacle of his scouting career. Katz is a member of Boy Scout Troop 194 in Babylon and is the recipient of the prestigious Eagle Scout Award. More...

SC Police crackdown on illegal sale of tobacco and alcohol

The Suffolk County Police First Precinct Crime Section has conducted an operation to encourage local shopkeepers to comply with the laws that prohibit sales of tobacco and alcohol products to underage people. More...

20 men arrested in prostitution sting

Suffolk County Police Third Precinct Crime Section officers assisted by officers from the Third Precinct COPE Section conducted a "John Sting" in the Bay Shore area on Wednesday, September 14, 2005. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball!

Weekly report on the
Ducks Floating Away With Division Race

With only a handful of games left in the regular season, it is very likely that there will be playoff baseball at Citibank Park for the second year in a row. More...

Events & Bulletin

THE BEACON'S

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
FRIDAY, September 23
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Family Service League offers homework program

Is your child having trouble completing homework assignments? Does he/she need more assistance in order to get started or to keep from getting distracted. More...

Yes offers variety of programs for youth

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) is offering a wide variety of programs for youth of all ages for the Bay Shore, Brentwood, Central Islip and West Islip communities in each of their areas. More...

Opinion

Brunswick Hospital doors closed but not forgotten

The news that Brunswick Hospital Center specifically, and New York state in general, will not provide care and housing for some of the victims of Hurricane Katrina was disappointing in that many looked forward to being able to roll up their sleeves a More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS—by Kevin Eastwood

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ACLU helps to protect our Republic

The ACLU is everyone More...













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