February 21, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Young North Babylon team foes the job

A look at the grade levels of North Babylon More...

A look at the lives of some of those lost September 11th Laurence Nedell of Lindenhurst, always thinking of others before himself

The year 2001 was a pretty good year for Laurence Nedell. He celebrated his 30th wedding anniversary in May, and completed his CPCU certification, an accomplishment his wife said he was extremely proud of. More...

Help for those trying to cope

Anyone who is having difficulty coping with the terrorist attacks on September 11, can call the Federal of Organizations More...

Babylon Town officials plan WTC memorial

Babylon Town officials are in the initial planning stages to construct a fitting memorial for the local victims of the terrorist attacks September 11. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Belmot Elementary appreciates rescue workers

The children of the Belmont Elementary School in North Babylon shared their feelings of appreciation to the New York City Police and Fire Fighters by writing letters and sending their own greeting cards. More...

Suffolk County schools kick-off wellness program

The statistics are staggering, Suffolk County ranks the highest in the rates for age adjusted total mortality, heart disease, and cancer mortality among New York State counties with populations of over 400,000. More...

Marion G. Vedder Elementary "Reads for 2002"

After reading the article "Read for 2002" in the weekly reader Scholastic News, Mrs. Kostulas More...

Obituaries

Frank X. Stork, founder of Stork’s Prime Meat Market

Almost half a century ago, Frank X. Stork founded Stork More...

Charles Regulbuto, 50 year resident of Babylon

Charles Regulbuto, of Babylon for over 50 years, died January 25, 2002 at the age of 93. He was an attorney and retired from the United States Postal Service. More...

Rachel Donnan,Islip resident

Rachel Donnan, of Islip, died January 30, 2002. She is survived by her companion, Peter N. More...

Village and restaurant reach accord

An agreement has been reached between Babylon Village and one of its local restaurateurs allowing the business owner to use the second floor of his building for catering. More...

People In the news

State Senator Owen H. Johnson (4th Senate District, Babylon), recently presented certificates of merit to members of Moose Lodge 1421 in Lindenhurst who received their lodge's community service awards. More...

Radford named chairman of MLK Jr. Health Center in Wyandanch

The Martin Luther King Jr. Community Health Center (MLK) in Wyandanch recently welcomed Rev. Ronald R. Radford, president and owner of CEM Printing Co., as chairman of the advisory board. Radford succeeds Walter J. O More...

Gary Lee of Lindenhurst, a man of simple routine

Described by his family as a simple, quiet and extremely intelligent man, with a wry sense of humor, Gary Lee was always able to put people at ease and to put a smile on their faces. More...

 

People/Social

Jessica Ombres to wed Gregory Currall

Lucy and Frank Ombres, of Babylon Village announce the engagement of their daughter Jessica, to Gregory Currall of Scotch Plains, New Jersey. Jessica is a 1996 graduate of Babylon High School. Both are graduates of York College of Pennsylvania. More...

Seanna Beck of Babylon weds Gregory Garrison

Seanna Beck, the daughter of Michael and Stanis Beck of Babylon, was married to Gregory Garrison, the son of William and Gail Garrison of Corvallis, Oregon, Saturday, December 29, 2001. The ceremony took place at Old Saint Patrick More...

Madison Baldauf arrives

Mona and Gerard Baldauf, of Babylon, announce the birth of their daughter, Madison Margaret Baldauf on November 27, 2002. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 20 inches long. More...

Events & Bulletin

• The Beacon BULLETIN BOARD • The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: FRIDAY, February 22

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Defensive driving course

The Department of Motor Vehicles requires a minimum of six hours of instruction to qualify for a certificate to get a 10 percent saving on auto insurance and reduce four points on your driving record. More...

WBSD registration

Registration for kindergarten in the West Babylon School District will take place in the principal More...

Opinion

A great day to be the BabylonTown Clerk

An arch of white flowers and greenery, lit up with white lights framed the young bride and groom on Valentine More...

Help spread the news

Those who grew up in Babylon Village are spread wide and far. And, many of those probably have wonderful memories of their days with the Babylon Little League. More...

Opportunity for bi-partisan accomplishments in Albany

For more than 25 years I have had the privilege of representing lower Manhattan in the New York State Assembly. More...













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