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March 11, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

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The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, March 11
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Village can now move on with new building proposal

It was a packed house at Amityville Village Hall on Monday, as the Village Board outlined its reasons for considering constructing a new Village Hall, and as residents provided the board with their ideas, concerns and questions. More...

Einstein’s Birthday is March 14; let’s celebrate!

Man More...

Reader disagrees with editor

Your recent editorial (Controversy rated "R" for ridiculous) struck me as both flippant and revealing of your fundamental ignorance. You need much more of a history lesson that the Beacon has room for. More...

Fischer's Candy shop to check out of Amityville

Bitter news for Amityville, as Fischer

Steve Sperling, whose family has owned the business in Amityville for more than 65 years, said his decision was based on economics. He has sold the building at 176 Park Avenue, Amityville, and it will house an insurance company. More...

Former Babylon resident awarded Bronze and Purple Heart medals in Iraq

When Army Staff Sergeant Kenneth M. More...



Amity Warriors: The dynasty moves on

Team wins Suffolk title; Price racks up 22 of 33 points

The Amityville Warriors won their fifth straight county championship this weekend, and are on their way to fight for the Long Island title on Friday. More...


Dolores Ercolino, resident of Babylon for 58 years

Dolores Ercolino was known throughout Babylon for her contributions and hard work for the town in which she lived. She was an employee of Babylon for many years, until her retirement in October of 2002. More...

David F. Holmes, a resident of Amityville

David F. Holmes, a resident of Amityville, died February 26, 2004 at his home. He was 42 years old. More...

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