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October 21, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

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Town officials, residents angry over SC housing of sex predators in town

The Suffolk County Department of Social Services has been housing paroled sex offenders in a North Babylon motel, the only location in the entire county where these high-risk homeless parolees are being placed, according to Babylon Town officials who More...

BaCCA to present Teen Theatre Awards

The Babylon Citizens Council On The Arts (BaCCA) is presenting teen Theatre Awards for the 2004-2005 school year. More...

Republic Airport to host open house

On Saturday, October 30, 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., Republic Airport, Route 110, Farmingdale, will host a free open house featuring nearly a dozen aircraft and helicopters that range from today More...


When the system is failing, bureaucrats have an obligation to speak up

A public outcry over the placement of convicted sexual predators at a motel in Babylon Town has resulted in a partial victory. More...

Public Commentary

Readers speak up on Presidential campaign

For all the naysayers, including a man named John Kerry, regarding "There are no weapons of mass destruction, because we have not found them. Therefore, George Bush is wrong." More...

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Amityville puts proposal for new Village Hall on ballot November 2nd

A proposition on the November ballot will ask residents of Amityville Village if they want to spend up to $5 million for the construction of new Village Hall building. More...



Amy Apgar weds Salvatore Kiernan

Amy Lynn Apgar, daughter of Irv and Diane Apgar of Amityville, was married July 30, 2004 to Salvatore Andrew Kiernan, son of Bruce and Theresa Kiernan of Kings Park. More...

TOB dedicates Skateboard Park at

Tanner Park in name of Marcia Ann Curcio

Babylon Town Supervisor Steve Bellone and several Babylon Town officials joined Pat Curcio, husband of the late Marcia Ann Curcio for the dedication of the Tanner Park skateboard park, Sunday, September 12. More...

Katherine DeMarco runner up in scholarship program

Eight-year-old Katherine DeMarco, a granddaughter of long-time Amityville residents, Mario and Mildred DeMarco, was named second runner up in the Pre-teen New Jersey Junior Scholarship and Recognition Program this August. More...


Joseph Peoples, former BHC security guard

Joseph Peoples, a 23-year veteran of the New York City Police Department, loved his career so much that after he retired he continued to work in law enforcement as a private security guard, including at Brunswick Hospital Center in Amityville. More...

Dorothy Walker, Pre-k teacher and Amity resident

Some adults who grew up in Massapequa may remember the name Miss Dorothy who, for many years was a preschool teacher at the Presbyterian Church on Pittsburgh Avenue. More...


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Hurricane sweeps through Amityville

An 80-mile hurricane ripped across Suffolk County last night leaving in its wake fallen trees and millions in property damage, largely to utilities lines, but no casualties. More...


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