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Letter: Hicksville Resident Is Fed Up

I’m a lifetime resident of Hicksville and I started following my town when Newsday printed an article on Aug. 13, 2017 that read “Changes...

Letter: Our Country Is At A Crisis Point

The United State of America, as a functioning society, is on its deathbed. Think about your children and grandchildren. Do they deserve better? These are...

Letter: The Guise of Empowering Patients

The drug industry defends its glut of TV ads under the guise of empowering patients to fully participate in their treatment plans when their...

Letter: Get What You Pay For

I recently went to buy plants at a Home Depot store, which had a sign reading, “4 PLANTS FOR $12.” I picked 12 plants...

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: Simple Steps To Protect Our Environment

With the spring gardening season well underway, albeit several weeks later than many of us would have liked, it starts us thinking about our...

Letter: Reject Cuts To SNAP In Farm Bill

As a pediatrician I feel compelled to speak out against the proposed cuts to SNAP in the Farm Bill, H.R.2, which is currently up...

Letter: Boldly Trying To Cure Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease is horrible, both for the more than 5.7 million people who have been diagnosed and the more than 16 million loved ones...

Letter: Dislike: Social Media In College Admissions

It happens to be that time of year again when high school students are eagerly awaiting to hear back from colleges they applied to....

Letter: Support The Comprehensive Contraceptive Coverage Act

I am writing to express support for the Comprehensive Contraceptive Coverage Act (CCCA). The CCCA is a bill that Planned Parenthood and other reproductive...