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...

Tolerance Goes Both Ways

I’ve seen two long letters written by Planned Parenthood of Nassau County on your editorial page in the last couple of months. Seems like...

Letter: Girls In The Cub Scouts

In response to the editorial by Betsy Abraham regarding the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) allowing girls to join the organization, I would like...

Letter: Regulating Fake News Is Not Facebook’s Responsibilty

In the wake of the 2016 Presidential Election, one topic has remained at the forefront of national issues: fake news. Fake news, as the phrase...

Letter: Tax Revolt: The New Civil War

The Civil War in the 19th Century was fought between the Northern and Southern states over an economy based on the profitability of slavery....

Letter: ‘Cultural Wasteland’

The drive toward secularization in American public schools since the 1960s is most unfortunate because without religious understanding, it becomes difficult to comprehend everything...

From The Desk Of Senator Jack Martins: February 20, 2014

Beware Of Mayors Seeking Tax Hikes I guess I rained on the parade and I have to admit, it felt pretty good.  I’m talking...

Letter: Public Transportation Is A Great Investment

July 2018 marks the 54th anniversary of federal government support for public transportation. The success of public transportation can be traced back to one of...

Equality, Once And For All

The more things change, the more they stay the same. Women in this country have been fighting for their basic human rights for more than...

Letter: Birth Control Should Not Have Co-Pays

The independent, nonpartisan Institute of Medicine (IOM) comprised of health care professionals recommended that prescription birth control be included as a preventive service under...