Celebrating Graduation Day 2017

Graduation season is upon us. Senator Orrin Hatch of Utah once stated, “There is a good reason (why) they call these ceremonies ‘commencement exercises.’...

We Endorse William Blazo

On Dec. 13. the residents of Hicksville will be electing a new fire commissioner. We the undersigned endorse and ask that you come out...

Clean Water For Long Island

Long island is having water problems just like the rest of the country. Ours, however, are not yet the result of extreme drought or...

The Farm Stand On Stewart Avenue

Farm stands have become a part of this area’s rich heritage. Many of us fail to realize, save for those who spent most of...

Letter: Skeptical About Hicksville Garage Repairs

The 400 percent increase in Oyster Bay’s parking permit fee may be a “joke,” but I thought the funniest part of “The Rizzo Report”...

Letter: U.S. Foreign Policy Spurred The Immigration Crisis

I grew up in Hicksville. I’m the son of Indian immigrants who came to this country with the mission of achieving the American Dream....

Gang Related

Three MS-13 gang members were charged with attempted murder in Westbury last week. The incident comes hot on the heels of the discovery of...

Letter: The Rising Costs of the Third Track

There is more to the recent approval of $1.8 billion contract awarded to the joint venture Third Track for construction of the Long Island...

Letter: Unacceptable Parade Traffic

On Saturday, July 14, I returned to my house from the Hicksville train station—a trip that normally takes three to four minutes. That evening, 6:30...