September 20, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

As the world watches, Americans seek out the help of each other and of their God

After watching television coverage of the Twin Towers tragedy for dozens of hours, many Americans turned to prayer to try to make some sense out of a world that had suddenly gone senseless and mad. More...

Special Sections

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD • The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: FRIDAY, September 21

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Babylon Lions annual softball game

The Babylon Lions will host its third annual softball fundraiser for Christa House of West Babylon on Saturday, September 22, 3 p.m. at Hofstra Softball Stadium. Msgr. Hartman More...

Orders for NYS apples being taken by Rotarians

You can now order bushels of your favorite New York State apples at bargain prices. These apples, a fall favorite, are offered every year by the Amityville Rotary Club during its annual fundraiser. More...

Obituaries

Mary E. Sterling, former LSD teacher and Babylon Village resident

Marie E. Sterling, who resided in Babylon Village from 1950 to 1996, died August 28, 2001 after a brief illness at the age of 88. She was residing with her son More...

Audrey Tarasenko, lifelong Amityville resident

Audrey E. Tarasenko, a life-long resident of Amityville, died August 5, 2001. She is predeceased by her husband Michael. Surviving Mrs. Tarasenko are her children Shirley Reed, James Tarasenko and Janet E. More...

Local school districts work to protect children and staff as tragedy strikes and full impact of terrorism hits home

A bright fall morning, filled with the promise of a new school year, broke on September 11, 2001 with clear skies and the crisp smell of autumn in the air. It was only the second week of school, but students were settling in. More...

Attention readers:

The Babylon Beacon will be publishing a complete list of local residents who are victims of the deadly attacks on the Twin Towers and the Pentagon on Tuesday, September 11, but in the interest of accuracy, and out of respect for the families, we wil More...

 

People/Social

Lindenhurst football league hosts homecoming

A huge crowd gathered at Venetian Shores in Lindenhurst recently for the Youth Football League More...

Rory Whelan of Babylon joins consulting firm

Rory P. More...

Local designs logo for charity runners

Tony Hare of Babylon designed the t-shirt logo for the Farmingdale Flyers, who competed in the JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge recently. More...













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