Having never had the opportunity to visit Beacon, my recent discovery of your city was impressive. The farmers’ market adjacent to the municipal offices and flea market behind the post office were well worth the stroll along Main Street.

What does present an “eyesore” is the loitering across from the VFW Hall, which detracts from a beautiful town.

Irwin Izen, Commack

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