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November 6, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Town selects design for 9-11 Memorial

A design of winding, multi level sand and shell encrusted panels that capture both the sentiments of those families who lost loved ones in the terrorist attacks September 11, 2001 and the beauty and grace of Babylon More...

TOB launches anti-litter campaign

In line with the quality of life initiatives outlined by Supervisor Steve Bellone during his State of the Town address delivered earlier this year, more than 50 Town of Babylon employees will gather to clean up targeted locations within the town. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Robert W. Raben, former resident of Amityville

Robert W. Raben, a former resident of Ocean Avenue in Amityville, died September 27, 2002. Mr. Raben is survived by his wife Grace Raben, and sons Robert, Jr. More...

Carmine Izzo, former owner

of the DeCasto Baking Co. More...

Richard Hill, 69, veteran and longtime Copiague resident

Richard Hill, a veteran who was involved in the early testing on the hydrogen bomb, and who was known for his sense of humor, died October 16, 2002. He was 69 years old. More...

Opinion

Editorial

No new taxes? We hope

The Town of Babylon is holding a public hearing on its budget Thursday at 3:30 p.m., in Babylon Town Hall on Sunrise Highway. This is a budget that calls for no increase in general taxes for the coming year. More...

Public Commentary

The Wall on the Mall

Having graduated West Islip High School in 1965 and then going to college, I hadn More...

Writer wants to set student’s record straight on abortion

In the letter of the senior MHS student that appeared in the October 16, 2002 edition titled "In America abortion should remain a personal choice of women" he bases the justification for that on his belief there are some "principles&qu More...

Judge dismisses former DA James Catterson from civil case of Babylon officials  

A decision handed down by United States District Court Justice Seibert October 2, dismissed former Suffolk County District Attorney James Catterson from a civil case brought against him by three Babylon Town officials. More...

Photo

The Amityville Kiwanis Club held its annual fundraiser outback barbecue at the Amityville Beach in July and dedicated all proceeds to be donated to The Joshua Burns Medical Fund. More...

CSD voters approve school renovation bond

Copiague School District voters approved a $9.8 million bond referendum on Tuesday, October 28 by a vote of 488 to 305. The funds will be used to renovate, upgrade and expand the district More...

 

Schools/Sports

Special ASD meeting

November 19th

Amityville Union Free School District will be holding an important Board of Education meeting November 19, 7:30 p.m. in the North West school cafeteria. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, November 7
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Amity Historical Society presents an evening of three films

Three historic films will be shown Saturday, November 16, 7:30 p.m. at the Amityville Historical Society in the Lauder Museum, 170 Broadway. More...

DAR holds first meeting of Fall

Col. Gilbert Potter Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution met at the home of Ruth Ruberl, Snug Harbor, Amityville for their first meeting of the fall season. More...









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