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Posted on: December 11, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Town of Babylon Renames North Babylon Road for Community Activist

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On Saturday, December 2, Supervisor Rich Schaffer renamed August Road in North Babylon "Vinny Sciacca Way".  Many dignitaries from the North Babylon School Board joined Supervisor Schaffer as well as Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez, Councilman Tom Donnelly, Councilwoman Jackie Gordon, Tax Receiver Corinne DiSomma, Special Assistant Terry McSweeney, Assemblyman Andrew Raia and Ed Wiggins from Senator Phil Boyles's Office. 

Residents, friends and family also gathered to pay tribute to Vinny for his numerous years of devoted service to the North Babylon community and our country. Local scouts, civic and chamber members joined the ceremony to honor Vinny, President of the Sunset City Civic Association, former President of the North Babylon School Board, a dedicated appointed Town of Babylon Beautification Ambassador and a Bronze Medal Award recipient for his admirable service in the Vietnam War. Proud wife Joanne, his children and grandchildren joined the crowd of over 50 people congratulating Vinny on this outstanding accolade.

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