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Letter: Economic Hunger Games

Doing something over and over again and expecting a different result is often referred to as the definition of insanity. In New York, we...

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: The Opioid Tax Folly Starts

The state budget that was just passed included a tax on opioid drugs sold in New York. Don’t be fooled—the tax will be paid...

Letter: Comptroller’s Audit Numbers Rigged

The findings within New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli’s audit of LIRR on time performance problems is even worse than he reports. The numbers...

Letter: What About the Children?

Imagine being a young person following the news of the day. You turn on the evening news to see an interview with an adult...

Letter: Comprehensive Sex Education Is Important

I am writing to express support for comprehensive sexuality education. This issue is important because I feel that it is necessary to hold the...

Letter: Support For Women’s Agenda

I am writing to express my support for the Women’s Agenda as part of the New York State budget for the coming fiscal year....

Letter: Steps In The Right Direction

The Second Amendment to the United States Constitution protects the right of the people to keep and bear arms. However, this right is not...

LIRR Races To Deadline

The Federal Rail Road Administration originally mandated that Positive Train Control to insure safety for the riding public be completed by 2015. Even with...

Letter: Too Much Gun Violence

There is much too much gun violence in the USA; just witness countless recent tragedies, especially the one in Parkland, FL. There have been...