January 3, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Judge Patrick Barton sworn in

Suffolk County Clerk Ed Romaine recently swore in 2nd District Court Judge Patrick J. Barton at the District Court in Central Islip. More...

Change of Watch ceremony for USCG

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Hit and run accident in Lindenhurst under investigation

Suffolk Police are investigating a hit and run motor vehicle accident that seriously injured an 81-year-old man Friday, December 21. Police gave this account: More...

Police shut DP massage parlor for prostitution

As a result of an undercover police investigation a Deer Park massage parlor was closed down and two women were arrested and charged with prostitution-related offenses. Police gave this account: More...

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Obituaries

Ernest J. Hoffman, a former resident of Babylon

Ernest J. Hoffman, a former resident of Babylon, died July 6, 2001. More...

Giuseppina Ferderosa, of Deer Park

Giuseppina Ferderosa, of Deer Park, died December 18, 2001 at the age of 94. She is predeceased by her husband, Vincenzo. Surviving her are her daughter Micele, seven grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. Her son, Antonio, predeceased her. More...

Kevin D. Ferry, 52, of Deer Park

Kevin D. Ferry, of Deer Park, died December 17, 2001 at the age of 52. He is predeceased by his father, Hugh. Mr. Ferry is survived by his mother Marguerite and many aunts, uncles and cousins. More...

Opinion

A letter home at Christmas

The following letter was written to one of our readers from a relative serving in the Armed Forces, far away home home. More...

Dear Editor:

I am living in a retirement center in Florida, riding my bicycle each day in the warm sunshine with an occasional walk by the ocean...but when the carols are sung and when I see my wife working on decorations in the living room, I can More...

Next year, let’s close off DPA for Holiday Nite of Shopping Dear Editor:

As much as my family and I enjoyed the festive holiday atmosphere in downtown Babylon last week, I was greatly concerned about the traffic situation south of the railroad tracks on Deer Park Avenue. More...

New program in Lindenhurst schools helps students reach academic goals

In response to state test scores for the district More...

West Babylon schools prepare for major hiring push as 42 teachers scheduled to retire a year's end

The settlement of the West Babylon School District's teachers contract in October brought with it an incentive that resulted in the retirement of 42 teachers. More...

Babylon Schools settle new contract with full time clerical and nursing staff

The Babylon School District More...

Deer Park Post Office to be named for New York City Fire Chief Ray Downey

The United States House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation, sponsored by Rep. Israel, to name the Deer Park Post Office after New York Fire Chief Ray Downey. More...

On December 8, the Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 1-4 of Lindenhurst held its annual Change of Watch Dinner-Dance to the music of the Boston Burglars. Color Guard, shown left to right are Commander Jack Giuda of Lindenhurst; Dennis Haggerty of Babyl

On December 8, the Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 1-4 of Lindenhurst held its annual Change of Watch Dinner-Dance to the music of the Boston More...

 

People/Social

Announcing Noah Michael and Kate Marlea...

Kristen and Michael Watral of Babylon Village announce the birth of their twins, Noah Michael and Kate Marlea who were born July 26, 2001. Noah was born at 10:37 p.m., and weighed six pounds, 3 ounces. He was 19-and three-quarters inches long. More...

Berkshire Nursing Center

A special veterans More...

Babylon Lions recently celebrated 65 years of existence

Babylon Lions recently celebrated 65 years of existence. It was well attended by representatives from Suffolk County Lions District, West Babylon Lions and many others. More...













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