October 9, 2014 RSS feed / People/Social

Megan Fazio part of SUNY Cross Country team at Delhi

Megan Fazio of Lindenhurst, NY is a participating member of the SUNY Delhi Cross Country team. Fazio is pursuing an associate degree in recreation and sports management at Delhi.   More...

Honor your favorite veteran

On Nov. 5, the Beacon will run a special Salute to Our Veterans. We are asking readers to submit photos of their "favorite veteran" for publication in that edition. More...

Diversity and talent at FI's Woodhull School

Fire Island’s annual Woodhull Elementary School student art show displayed an immense and diverse body of artwork created by the school’s pre-K through sixth graders. In addition to the work completed in the art program, Mrs. More...

Megan Haggerty of NBHS selected to participate in Student Conference

North Babylon High School junior Megan Haggerty has been selected to participate in the Student Inside of Albany Conference. More...

Lindenhurst Village civic groups voice their concerns

On Sept. 15, Leg. Kevin McCaffrey joined Senator Phil Boyle at Lindenhurst Village hall to listen to the concerns of local civic groups. Many different civic groups came to speak about some concerns and issues their members have raised.  More...

West Babylon AP biology students present project at Stony Brook on genetically modified E. coli

The West Babylon School Board received thanks from two AP biology students who were able to take a field trip to Stony Brook University to present their project on genetically modified E. coli. More...

West Babylon seniors awarded Mary Virga Scholarship

The Friends of the West Babylon Library presented the Mary Virga Scholarship to two high school seniors who have shown exemplary service to the library.   More...

Bay Shore teacher Ms. Lessing recognized for dedication to Trezon Memorial Program

Bay Shore Middle School teacher Ms. Lessing was recognized by the Town of Islip for her dedication to the Trezon Memorial Learn to Swim Program. More...

NB man hurt in accident

A North Babylon man was seriously injured after being involved in a crash with his bicycle in West Babylon Thurs., Sept. 25. Police gave this account:  More...

Lindenhurst resident Gary Schaffer wins first place in Tomato Contest

Gary Schaffer of Lindenhurst won first place in two categories at the Hicks Nurseries Tomato Contest on Sun., Aug. 24. More...

Raising awareness during World Lung Cancer Day

S.C. Treasurer Angie Carpenter was pleased to be able to assist in raising awareness on World Lung Cancer Day. World Lung Cancer Day, which is celebrated Aug. More...

Andrew Keller achieves rank of Eagle Scout

Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined with Councilwoman Jacqueline Gordon to congratulate Andrew Keller, of West Babylon, for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest honor given in the Boy Scouts organization. More...

Lindenhurst welcomes Vincent A. Caravana as assistant superintendent

The Lindenhurst Union Free School District welcomes Mr. Vincent A. Caravana to his new role as assistant superintendent of curriculum, instruction and instructional personnel for the Lindenhurst Union Free School District, effective Aug. More...

Deer Park High School welcomed Class of 2018

such as student activities, graduation requirements and guidance counseling. At the end of the program, new freshmen found their lockers and took a tour of the building, guided by older students.  More...

Sister Elaine Callahan receives honor from Healthcare Trustees of New York State

Sister Elaine Callahan, the former vice chair of Catholic Health Services (CHS) Board, was recently presented with the 2014 Trustee Leadership and Advocacy Award by Healthcare Trustees of New York State (HTNYS), an affiliate of the Healthcare Associa More...

Sergeant Christopher Prokesch, Sergeant Ryan Sefton and Police Officer John Klein receive Governors Police Officer of the Year award

On Sept. 3, N.C. Leg. More...













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