October 25, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

Get down to the haunted West Islip firehouse —if you dare

"Foolish mortals are invited to tour the haunted firehouse," reads a flyer presenting the West Islip Fire Departments 1st annual Haunted House. "Ghoulish delights await their unsuspecting victims...if you dare!" More...

Catterson and Spota square off to serve as Suffolk’s DA Both men point to their records as they seek voters support

A jury of 12 men and women sat down with a calculator and a pad and pencil and carefully went over figures from documents stored in boxes and presented as evidence against five Babylon Town officials two years ago. More...

GREEN PARTY CANDIDATES: Aida Rivera, Babylon Village resident

From the living rooms and kitchens of their homes, Aida Rivera, and her friends are getting together, turning off their television sets, putting up a pot of coffee and talking politics and about the problems facing their town. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Babylon Football: Panthers pound past Mustangs

The Babylon Panthers seized the initiative to beat the Mt. Sinai Mustangs 28-12 at Williams Field Saturday, October 20. Both teams entered the game undefeated and tied for the top of Suffolk More...

Girls Soccer: Panthers nip Glenn, Rock Southampton

On Wednesday, October 17, Babylon More...

Basketball registration

Babylon K-6 PTA basketball program will hold registration for the 2nd and 3rd Grade Skills Drills program and the 4th through 6th Grade Intramural League on Saturday October 27th and November 3rd. More...

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD • The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: FRIDAY, October 26

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Sinai Refrom hosts kitchen showcase

Sinai Reform Temple of Bay Shore, 39 Brentwood Rd., will be holding a Pampered Chef Kitchen Showcase, Wednesday, November 6, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. There is no fee and all are welcome. More...

Craft fair

Ascension Lutheran Church, 33 Bay Shore Rd., Deer Park will be holding a craft fair, Saturday, November 17, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be free child identification videos given at the fair. For furter information call 631-667-4188. More...

Opinion

Don’t let senior housing developers run roughshod over Town

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Guest Columnist

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WB Taxpayers oppose uncontrolled development Dear Editor:

At the October 2 meeting, the Babylon Town Board passed resolutions that approved the construction of additional senior citizen housing units in two areas of the Hamlet of West Babylon. More...

A look at the lives of some of those we've lost Matthew Rogan, NYFD

Matthew Rogan grew up in a home where dedication and service was an example that was set every day in his life. More...

Monica Lyons, 53

The family of Monica Lyons described her as a happy person who never had an unkind word to say about anyone. An employee with Marsh & McLennon, she is among those missing in the World Trade Center terrorist attack. More...

People In the News

Students at Lindenhurst's Albany Avenue Elementary School recently conducted a fundraising drive collecting more than $2,000 for the American Red Cross relief efforts in the aftermath of the World Trade Center Tragedy. More...

Snyder opposes Tonna, Zaccaro in 17th LD  

An environmental activist for well over 20 years, Huntington resident Roger Snyder has decided it More...

Michael Accurso, of Amityville

In March, Michael Accurso took his first try at running for elected office. More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Village residents reach out to local victims of WTC tragedy Story and photos by Geneva Farber

Early statistics show that more than 15,000 children lost a parent in the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. And thousands more lost husbands, wives, brothers, sisters, sons and daughters. More...

Heard It On The Grapevine

LOCAL MEN HELP IN RECOVERY EFFORTS. Two of our well known residents have been spending a lot of time as volunteers in the aftermath of the September 11th tragedy. More...

ADA annual Walk for Diabetes

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) held its annual Walk for Diabetes recently at Belmont Lake State Park. More...

Obituaries

Peggy Kuhn Askoff, former longtime resident of Babylon Village

Peggy Kuhn Askoff, a former longtime resident of Babylon Village died Thursday, October 11, 2001 in Salisbury, Maryland. She was 77 years old. More...

Fred Loguidice, of West Islip

Fred Loguidice, of West Islip, died September 12, 2001. He is survived by his wife, Loretta; his son Frank and his wife Valerie Loguidice and his daughter, Lori and her husband Lawrence Sullivan; four grandchildren and his sister Betty LaRocca. More...

Emily Brunjes, 86, of Babylon Village

Emily Brunjes, of Babylon Village, died September 21, 2001 at the age of 86. She is survived by her sons Eugene and Henry and his wife Joanne; her grandchildren Gary, Carol Dell More...













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