March 1, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Police make arrests at rave party in Copiague

Suffolk County Police Department First Precinct officers arrested 11 people following an investigation at a rave party in Copiague, Saturday, Feb. 17. More...

Local coach inducted into Suffolk Hall of Fame

Legendary Amityville boy's basketball coach Jack Agostino and Wyandanch girl's basketball coach Warren Fuller were selected to this year's induction class for the Suffolk County Sports Hall of Fame two weeks ago. More...

Babylon Lions Club annual pancake breakfast to be held Sunday, March

The Babylon Lions Club will be holding its 39th annual pancake breakfast, Sunday, March 4, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Memorial Grade School, Park Avenue. The cost is $5 per person and will also include juice, coffee, tea and sausage. More...

Do you have any memorabilia?

Do you have any Babylon Beautification Society memorabilia to be given to the Babylon Village Historical Society from any year? More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Babylon math students participate in college tournament

High school students countywide participate in the Suffolk County Mathematics Teachers Association's (SCMTA) annual tournament held at Suffolk Community College. More...

Grant is music to the ears of Deer Park School District

The Deer Park School District's Music Department has secured a $25,000 grant from The New York State Music Fund to create a musical theatre program for students at Robert Frost Middle School and Deer Park High School. More...

Obituaries

William Richardson: Amityville Caterer and Veteran

Former Amityville resident, caterer and decorated Army veteran, William "Streetman" Henry Richardson, Jr. died January 10, 2007 at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip. More...

Longtime Babylon Village resident Tom Sullivan, teacher and volunteer

Tom Sullivan,who resided many years in Babylon Village and was a wellloved community leader, passed away on Thursday, February 19, succumbing to complications following pneumonia. More...

Opinion

Ready to roll

We were out late on Sunday as weather reports indicated a s n o w - storm was h e a d e d our way. As we d r o v e a r o u n d , we saw m a n y highway department trucks from the Town and Villages in Babylon. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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All operators of powerboats and personal watercraft urged to take classes, regardless of

In their continuing effort to help save lives, the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary recently passed a resolution urging state legislatures to require mandatory boating safety education, regardless of age. More...

Deer Park residents to vote on New York State EXCEL funds

On Tuesday, March 20, residents in the Deer Park District will be asked to accept $1.3 million in New York State EXCEL funds, which the district will use for capital improvements throughout the district. More...

Board member steps down from Babylon ARB

Claire Merz, a member of the Architectural Review Board (ARB) has stepped down. She has been on the board for nine years and said that while she enjoyed the opportunity to serve the Village throughout it is time to move on to other things. More...

West Islip man serves in combat zone

When people think of air assaults they may have an image in their mind of Soldiers repelling from helicopters down long ropes and then once on the ground, the Soldiers go to attack an objective. More...

West Islip swimmers and divers win League II title

From the first days of the Boys Varsity Swim Season, Coach Bob Kollar had a good feeling about his group of swimmers and divers. He expressed to them that they alone control their fate. More...

WBHS seniors get sound investment in financial literacy

On February 13th, two business classes at West Babylon High School attended a Financial Education Program given by The Right Start Foundation. The program was offered by Giovana Ramirez and Connie LoCascio along with many community businesses. More...

 

People/Social

It's tea and teddies for Babylon Village Brownies

Brownie Troop 835 of Babylon Village, dressed up for the Teddy Bear Tea at Camp Edey in Bayport on February. With dolls, bears, animals and tea cups, the first graders learned all about manners. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

February 27th marked the 14th annual Spay Day USA, a national campaign to end needless animal overpopulation suffering... The cat numbers are staggering. Recent US estimates count 77 million pet cats with another 70-100 million homeless ones. More...

Library

This week at the library

Babylon, 24 S. Carll Ave +Register now for Asset Protection: 669-1624 +Free Tax Counseling: Fridays, March 2, 9, 16, 23 April 6, & 13 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. By AARP. +The Babylon Chorale Ensemble: Sunday, March 4 from 2-3 p.m. 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, March 3 +Amputee Support Group: 1:30 p.m., Southside Hospital, 301 E. Main Street, Bay Shore. For info. call 968- 3477. More...

At the Conklin House Deer Park kindergarten registration March 5 to 9

Jim Hawkins, the Irish Story Teller, will perform at the Conklin House, Deer Park Venue, Babylon, Sunday, March 11, 3:30 to 5 p.m. Reservations are a must and you should call 631-669-8164. This will be a return engagement for Mr. More...

Deer Park Pre-K available

The Deer Park School District offers a Pre-Kindergarten program (Pre-K) for four-year-old children residing in the Deer Park School District. The Deer Park Pre-K program, which is conducted at the Abraham Lincoln School, is a State-funded program. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF SUFFOLK - MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC. "MERS" C/O WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., Plaintiff, AGAINST MICHAEL HIXENBAUGH, ET. AL., Defendant(s). More...













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