November 3, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Residents weather rain, floods and more rain

For the second time in as many weeks, many South Shore residents spent last weekend bailing out flooded basements. And, as always, the local fire departments were ready to provide whatever assistance they could. More...

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Schools/Sports

Deer Park High School announces top ten for Class of 2006

Deer Park High School Principal Nanine Cuttitta announced the Deer Park High School top ten academic graduates of the class of 2006 at a breakfast held in their honor on October 7. More...

North Babylon students participate and raise money for Light the Night Walk

More than 80 students, parents and faculty from North Babylon More...

Santapogue Elementary's PTA prepares for annual fall plant sale

The Parent Teacher Association at Santapogue Elementary School in West Babylon recently set the stage for its annual Fall plant sale. Members decorated the school More...

Columnists - Free Access

Heard It On The Grapevine

IT WAS AN EVENING OF NOSTALGIA AND WARMTH, an evening to remember for Judge Patrick Henry, his wife Teresa, their five beautiful children and their spouses, their grandchildren and some 500 friends and colleagues gathered together at the West Lake In More...

Pets, Pets, Pets...

Not all angels have halos. Some are on leashes. The therapy dogs of Westminster Kennel Club More...

Poster pet of the week

Pup More...

Obituaries

Frank Pace, Jr., 76, West Islip builder

Frank Pace, Jr., a longtime West Islip resident, built thousands of homes post World War II in Western Suffolk County. More...

Marie Stehle, 98, longtime W. Babylon resident

Marie Stehle was described as a loving mother and grandmother by her family, whom she adored. Mrs. Stehle lived on Sheffield Avenue in West Babylon for 19 years and spent the last eight at "Our Lady of Consolation" Nursing Home. More...

Gordon Rosenbauer, of Babylon

Gordon Rosenbauer, of Babylon, died September 29, 2005. More...

Deer Park High School hosts robotics show

Deer Park High School recently played host to the "For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology" (FIRST) robotics show, drawing robotic team representatives from over 12 area school districts, for the first annual Deer Park Inv More...

Nassau and Suffolk residents concerned about home invasions after both counties report similar incidents

For many residents, news reports about incidents of home invasions in Nassau and Suffolk counties have raised their fears. Others said worrying won More...

BSD celebrates Board Recognition

The Babylon School District and community expressed appreciation to the members of the Board of Education during Board Recognition Week, held annually state-wide in October. More...

 

People/Social

Photo

THE BEACH PATROL: State Senator Owen H. More...

Babylon Pilot Club lauded

In the photo, Wayne Horsley, Town of Babylon councilman, presents a Certificate of Appreciation from the Town of Babylon to Lorraine Cirasole, president of Pilot Club of Babylon, for their efforts over 10 years on behalf of needy children in the Town More...

Local contractor helps neighbors bail out from storm

Contractor Kenneth Rogers helped rescue many Babylon Village residents and their homes from the relentless flood waters of October by volunteering his services and endless energy. More...

Events & Bulletin

THE BEACON'S CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
SATURDAY, November 5
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Massapequa Park resident to perform with West Islip Symphony

Massapequa Park resident Maria R. Mucaria is an accomplished flutist, but her heart belongs to that instrument More...

Brumidi Lodge to host Vegas Night, Nov. 4

The Constantino Brumidi Lodge, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park is sponsoring a Vegas Night, Friday, November 4. The doors open at 7 p.m. Food and drinks will be available. For more information call 631-586-3928. More...

Opinion

The Beacon’s endorsements, 2005

BABYLON TOWN

Voters in the Town of Babylon are fortunate in that they have a choice between quality candidates who have been enthusiastic in their runs for public office and serious about their roles in the democratic process. More...

In response to a previous letter from Steve Bellone

I write in response to the letter from Babylon Town Supervisor Steve Bellone which appeared in the October 20, 2005 edition of the Amityville Record and Babylon Beacon. More...

NYPIRG supports a "yes" vote on Proposal One

Dear Editor: More...













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