October 17, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

WI High School retires football jerseys

Among the many who lost their lives on September 11, 2001 were two West Islip High School graduates and football players, Douglas Destefano, Class of 1995 and Joseph Corbett, Class of 1991. More...

Blood drive

The Board of Deacons of the First Presbyterian Church, Main Street, Babylon is holding a fall blood drive, Wednesday, October 30 in the gymnasium. Walk-ins are welcome between 3:30 and 8:45 p.m. More...

SCFDOH meets with Congressman Israel

Suffolk County Free DOH for All Ireland, Michael Murphy of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, and Congressman Steve Israel, S.C. Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians President Dolores P. More...

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In NB: Senator Johnson gives lesson on government

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West Babylon students head to Marine World

Students from Clusters 1 and 4 from West Babylon Junior High School went on a field trip at the end of last school year to Atlantis Marine World in Riverhead. More...

Lindenhurst schools given favorable audit

At the October business meeting of the Lindenhurst Board of Education, Bill Lilly, of Miller Lilly and Pearce, the independent auditor for Lindenhurst Public Schools, presented a highly favorable annual audit report for the fiscal year ending June 30 More...

Obituaries

William L. Martino, long-time resident of West Islip

William L. Martino, a long-time resident of West Islip, died August 13, 2002 at Broadlawn Manor Nursing Home in Amityville. He was born in Brooklyn, to Joseph and Lucy Martino, who predeceased him. More...

Carmine Moreno, of Hudson Valley. formerly of West Babylon

Carmine Moreno, of Hudson Valley and formerly of West Babylon, died October 8, 2002. More...

Joseph Francis Erickson, formerly of Bay Shore

Joseph Francis Erickson, formerly of Bay Shore, died October 7, 2002 after a lengthy illness. He was born in Bay Shore on March 9, 1924 to Kathleen and Anthony Erickson. More...

Opinion

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Photo

Gina Guarino of West Babylon, soaks up the solitude at this area of the park which she claimed for herself. This was the only area of Belmont Park where you could be alone. More...

Readers respond to coverage of BHS principal

I have known Robert Visbal for over 33 years and respect him for his outstanding contributions to education for almost 25 years. However, I am very disappointed that you would choose to write such an article to dishonor him at this time. More...

Community remembers Randy Zwerlein; Panthers fall to Mattituck 2-1 in OT

The inaugural Randy Zwerlein Memorial Soccer Game was held Friday, September 27, featuring the Babylon Panthers against the Mattituck Tuckers. It was the first night soccer contest hosted by a Babylon team. More...

Town settles suit with Lindenhurst schools

The Lindenhurst School District and the Town of Babylon are expected to finalize a longstanding lawsuit involving millions of dollars in tax money the district claims it is owed by the Town. More...

Babylon Mayor’s Cup Race sponsored by the Long Island yacht club

Sunday, September 22 saw a splendid turn out as 36 local sailing vessels participated in the Babylon Mayor More...

5K Run and 1K Fun Run set for this Saturday, October 19

The Post Office Cafe's annual 5K Run and 1K Run will be held this Saturday, October 19 at 10 a.m. The Babylon Village Women's Club sponsors the event, which benefits the Conklin House meeting room. More...

Voters approve Library bond issue; construction to begin next year

Babylon voters approved a 4.95 million dollar bond for the renovation and expansion for their library last week by a vote of 445 to 838. The project marks the first time since 1968 that the building will undergo major changes. More...

 

People/Social

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Ashley Spedale selected for the National Society of High School Scholars

West Islip High School senior Ashley Spedale has recently been selected for membership in The National Society of High School Scholars. More...

Danielle Piskorz of Lindenhurst HS named Long Island Young Scholar of Mathematics

Danielle Piskorz, an exceptional eighth-grade math student at Lindenhurst Middle School, is one of 75 students on Long Island named a Long Island Young Scholar of Mathematics by the Institute of Creative Problem Solving for Gifted and Talented Studen More...

Library

This week at the library

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
FRIDAY, October 18
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Events & Bulletin

Carpenter recognizes Bay Shore students’annual art mural project

Legislator Angie Carpenter (R-WI) joined the students from Bay Shore, Brentwood, Central Islip and West Islip recently at their masterpiece at the Westfield Shoppingtown Mall. More...

Captive Free presents free concert November 5th

On Tuesday, November 5, 7 p.m., Captive Free, the musical ministry team of Youth Encounter is offering a free concert at St. Paul More...

Sisterhood sponsors International Chinese auction

The Sisterhood of Suffolk Jewish Center will sponsor an International (Chinese) Auction Tuesday, November 12. The doors will open at 6:30 p.m. The auction will be held at 330 Central Ave. More...













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