Her Final Graduation Day

Within the next few weeks, my daughter will graduate from the Special Education Graduate Program at LIU Post. This is a huge milestone, for...

My Mother’s Hands

My mother’s hands are always moving, which is a testament to her strength and resilience. This past week, Mom celebrated her 77th birthday. She...

Op-Ed: Cannabis Act goes hand in hand with misdemeanor expungement

Legalization of marijuana in New York could mean a solution to disproportionate criminalization. How will lawmakers make it right? New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Cannabis...

Editorial: Dogs Die In Hot Cars

While this shouldn’t be news to anyone, it’s worth reminding everyone who will listen that leaving a pet in a car is a dangerous...

Heralding Spring With A Flower Show

I don’t know about you, but I’m suffering from a terrible case of spring fever. This year, March certainly came in like a lion...

A Fond Farewell To Our Friend Tom Baade

After 30 years of arduous service, Tom Baade has retired from Anton Media Group. Tom’s name did not appear on bylines or on the...

Will You Join In The Crusade?

My dad often told me, after he would read my work, to “write about what you know.” I’d like to dedicate today’s column to...

Editorial: Arms For Teachers

Of all the nonsensical rhetoric to come out of the mouths of politicians, arming teachers to thwart school shootings is so utterly misguided, it...

She Never Signed Up For This

Column: See You Around The Town by Patty Servidio On the same day of the massacre at Stoneman Douglas, my daughter accepted a position as...

Editorial: The Age Of Reason

The country’s latest school shooting (as of the publication of this editorial) in Parkland, FL, evoked all of the usual emotions associated with our...

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Reel It In

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Safe For The Season