From The Desk Of Senator Jack Martins: December 26, 2013

Above All, We Celebrate HopeIt may not be one of the more noble holiday traditions but I guiltily admit that one of my favorite...

Editorial: Hurricane Season

It seems like just yesterday when Superstorm Sandy came through Long Island and the Northeast at large with a vengeance, causing tremendous damage to...

Letter: Wages Make Me Grimace

While Governor Andrew Cuomo pretends to care about the underprivileged, we need to have an in-depth examination of what the reality of higher wages...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson

Circuit Breaker Tax Credit Calculator LaunchedSenator Craig M. Johnson announces the launch of an online calculator that will show how much your family could save...

School Assist

Letter To Hicksville Residents

On behalf of the Greater Long Island Running Club and the Hicksville Chamber of Commerce, we would like to offer our sincere thanks to...

Letter: Concerned Commuter

While the new parking garage has certainly made it easier to park at the Hicksville LIRR train station, it has presented a potentially dangerous...

APPR: Evaluation Costs Outpace Funding

School districts outside the state’s five largest cities expect to spend an average of $155,355 to implement the state’s new teacher and principal evaluation...

Letter: ‘School Budget Season’

It’s that time of year again. Long Island school districts begin the frustrating process of budget development where residents believe their votes have little impact....

Letter: Three Legislative Districts?

As a long time resident of Hicksville, I find it hard to believe that our elected officials would vote to split Hicksville up into...