From The Desk Of NY State Senator Jack Martins: August 22,...

Peace and Quiet  I was recently speaking with one of my staff via cell phone as he walked his dog late in the evening....

Letter: ‘September 11 and The Common Good’

As we pass the 10th anniversary of 9/11, I can’t help recalling how long it took to pass the Zadroga Bill for first responders,...

Over 60 . . . And Getting Younger: May 10, 2013

Quibbling with ShakespeareWho am I to make or think of making changes in Shakespeare’s plays? I have just taken a course in Shakespeare’s tragedies...

Legionnaires Log: January 15, 2010

A Warrior PassesHicksville Legionnaires paused to remember retired U.S. Army Special Forces Green Beret Colonel Robert L. Howard who passed away Dec. 23, 2009...

Nassau Bar Association’s Free Legal Mortgage Foreclosure Clinic

The next free Nassau County Bar Association Mortgage Foreclosure Legal Consultation Clinic is Monday, Nov. 14, 3-6 p.m. at the NCBA headquarters, 15th and...

At Home In America

Now, more than ever, IKEA is proud of its vision to create a better everyday life for the many people—our coworkers, customers and the...

Animal Magnetism

The closing of Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey’s circus this year heralds a victory for animal activists and really anyone who prefers not...

Letter: Voting System Lacks Privacy

I just returned from voting and I found the lack of privacy to be appalling. Groups of voters were clumped together. Poll workers tried...

Editorial: Let There Be Ice

The National Hockey League recently sent out a “save the date” to its 700 or so players. Sept. 15 won’t be marking a celebration...

Letter: Hungry And Homeless In A Storm

You have shelter, a home. Your shelves have enough food. The electric is still working, so you are warm as a blizzard approaches. A...