December 21, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Police seek public’s help in car-surfing incident

The Suffolk County Police Department is investigating an incident that occurred last night when a 20-year-old man was injured when he fell off of a car in West Babylon. More...

NB man arrested for assaulting 17-year-old with kitchen knife

A 17-year-old North Babylon man was arrested by Suffolk police Wednesday, December 13 for stabbing another man multiple times with a large kitchen knife at 103 Forsythia Lane in North Babylon. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

St. Peter by-the-Sea Episcopal Day School receives visit from St. Nicholas

St. Nicholas visited St. Peter by-the-Sea Episcopal Day School in Bay Shore last week on his feast day. More...

Brentwood student Windmill’s on display

Michael Menjivar, a third grader at Southwest School in Brentwood is one of more than 300 Long Island students whose work will be on display through January 28 in the Long Island Museum More...

Library

This week at the library

Brentwood, 2nd Ave & 4th Street 631-273-7883 Vacation Movie: Tuesday, December 26 from 2:30-4 p.m. For ages 6- 12. Call for movie title. Craft Potpourri: Wednesday, December 27 from 2-3 p.m. For ages 10- 12. More...

Obituaries

George Archer: former Babylon Village Postman

Former longtime North Babylon resident George T. Archer died August 22, 2006 at his home in Seminole, Florida. He was 84 years old and was a retired U.S. Postal Service carrier. More...

Alan Welch: 41, Bay Shore resident & NYPD Officer

Alan C. Welch, Jr., a New York City Police Officer who spent his entire life in Bay Shore, died on November 20, 2006 after a long illness. The devoted father and family man was 41-years old. Born March 12, 1965 to Sandra and Alan Sr. More...

Opinion

Editorial

A child helped us find Christmas

We extend happy thoughts of the holidays to our readers this year, with a little story about where we found Christmas one year, a long time ago. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Public Commentary

It's a tough Christmas this year for former holiday home decorating contest winner

Dear Editor: This is an open letter to the good people of Amityville. Please accept my apologize for failing to put up a Christmas sisplay this year on my lawn. More...

Babylon Town holds annual holiday lighting celebration

Santa Claus came via a North Lindenhurst Fire Truck as the Town of Babylon celebrated its annual holiday lighting celebration Sunday, December 10. More...

Ole' St. Nick shops in Babylon Village: Santa was on hand for the annual Old-Fashioned Nite of Shopping in Babylon Village. Inclement weather and high winds cnaceled the event scheduled for Dec. More...

West Islip announces its Suffolk Zone winners

Karen Federico and Justin Turri are West Islip More...

 

People/Social

Art exhibit at Bayard Cutting Arboretum

The New York State Association of the National League of American Pen Wo m e n hosted a judged art exhibit at t h e B a y a r d C u t t i n g A r b o r e - t u m , Oakdale. More...

Holiday recycling tips from KIC

The holidays are here and it More...

North Babylon Public Library Winter Giving Tree

North Babylon Public Library Director Marc Horowitz stands next to the Winter Giving Tree located in the children 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, December 22 SATURDAY, December 23 SUNDAY, December 24 MONDAY, December 25 Bingo: 7:15 p.m., Sons of Italy, 2075 Deer Park Ave. For info. More...

Breakfast with Santa at SS. Cyril and Methodius School in Deer Park

Families came out to celebrate Breakfast with Santa on December 9 at SS. Cyril and Methodius School in Deer Park. The spirit of the season was enjoyed as children and grown More...

W.I. Robotics Booster Club gets assistance from non-profit organization

The West Islip Robotics Booster Club, now a 501(c)(3) organization, has held an annual meeting and elections. The Club, founded in 2004, will have Chris Foley as president, Glenn Luchen as secretary, and Jim Stephenson as treasurer. More...













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