December 3, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Help for Warriors comes to Babylon

TheTown of Babylon hosted the Long Island Run for Warriors this month, honoring the Country’s wounded veterans. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Cats are like potato chips. It is   hard to have just one. Thatsaidthere     More...

Library

Thisweek at the library

Babylon Library, 24 South Carll Ave. 669-1624 •The Holly & the Ivy, a L.I. Tradition: Sun., Dec. 6 from 2-3 p.m. Historic storytelling.   •How to use your Digital Camera: Wed., Dec. 9 from 6:45-8:45 p.m. More...

Events & Bulletin

Home Energy Assistance Program for low income and senior citizen households

As temperatures drop, concerns rise about the ability to afford the high cost of heating our homes. That’s why S.C. Leg.  More...

THE BEACON’S CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SATURDAY, Dec. 5   •Gray Panthers of Suffolk County: 1 p. m., West Islip Library. Age & youth working for social & economic justice. More...

Babylon High School students named AP scholars by College Board

Babylon High School’s curriculum offers students the opportunity to enroll in a variety of courses and the chance to excel academically on different levels. More...

Today's news: 12/07/09

West Islip ninth grader Courtney Von Braunsberg is the 2009 Suffolk County Vaulting Champion with a score of 9.525. More...

Babylon Schools get an A+ in independent audit report

It was a favorable report that Vincent Cullen from the independent auditing firm of Coughlin, Foundotos, Cullen and Danowski presented to Babylon board of education members, administrators, and the community on Monday, Nov. More...

Fire District Commissioner's races scheduled for Tuesday, December 8th

There are two contested races for Fire Commissioner this year, one in Deer Park, where Andrew Duguid and Chris Schiavo square off for a five-year seat, and the other in West Islip where Raymond Rendina and Victor Paduano seek a one-year term on a vac More...

 

People/Social

Amityville Woman's Club meeting held at Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club

The monthly meeting of the Amityville Woman’s Club was held Nov. 10 at the Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club. President Mary Ann Costa welcomed everyone and noted that they would have their Thanksgiving meal followed by an arts and crafts project. More...

Deer Park H.S. unveils new football field illumination

For the first time in Deer Park High School history, the homecoming pep rally was held at night on the football field, thanks to the installation of a new lighting system. More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help School an International Peace Site

Our Lady of Perpetual Help School ((OLPH), Lindenhurst, is an International Peace Site. Since 1991, OLPH School has been recognized as such locally, nationally and worldwide. Students are committed to protecting the environment.  More...

Obituaries

Joe Costantino, lifelong community volunteer at 77

Lifelong resident and the unofficial mayor of Copiague, Joseph A. Costantino died Nov. 12, 2009. He was 77. More...













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