Letter: Political Ads And TV News

I am tired of political ads that are only mudslingers. The local and national news, especially on television, should be devoting at least five...

Letter: We Need Parking Solutions

I have read with interest your article “Parking A Premium At LIRR Station” and subsequent articles written by commuters.  As a long-time Hicksville...

Letter: Thank You, HFD

A few days ago, I was trimming my neighbor’s bushes that were growing through my fence, when a huge swarm of bee like bugs...

A First Look Dazzles

Recently the Sarasota Audubon Society had a walk around the Perico Wildlife Preserve in Bradenton, FL. Initially not expecting much, two thirds of the...

Letter: Yatauro Calls for Leadership in State Senate

(This letter is dated June 27.)Unemployment is still rising. Businesses continue to fail. Municipal governments require assistance to avoid further slashing of vital social...

County Executive’s Column: February 18, 2011

More About NIFAThe Nassau County Interim Finance Authority or “NIFA” recently issued a control period over County finances. NIFA is comprised of non-elected and...

Editorial: Everyday Is Earth Day

April has come and gone, but the highest point on the eastern seaboard is still a landfill. North America is home to 8 percent...

Letter: Open Letter From Governor Cuomo About the Budget

Our state is at a crossroads. After years of overtaxing and overspending, we are at the fiscal brink. We can continue down our current...

Letter: ‘Charles Darwin and St. Patrick’

The best time to celebrate the life of St. Patrick, I believe, is in every month other than March and I keep a framed...

Editorial: Alarmed And Dangerous

According to the National Fire Protection Association, nearly two-thirds of deaths from house fires result from properties without working smoke alarms. According to the...