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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: Thirty-One Years Too Late

When it comes to taking credit for completion of the ongoing Ronkonkoma Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) double tracking electrification project between Farmingdale and...

Fear and Loaning Revisited

In his editorial “Fear and Loaning,” Steve Mosco addresses the hardship placed on an individual to repay a student loan. However, the situation is...

Letter: Local Bee Population Decimated By Our Garden Practices

There are crops which only honeybees pollinate. No bees, no tomatoes. But bees are dying in droves. These integral animals face threats, including disease,...

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: Unacceptable Parade Traffic

On Saturday, July 14, I returned to my house from the Hicksville train station—a trip that normally takes three to four minutes. That evening, 6:30...

Letter: LIRR Project Woes

Recent news that the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) will fail to meet the Federal Rail Road Administration (FRA) December 2018 deadline for complete,...

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: Looking Back, Moving Forward

From The Desk Of Rep. Tom Suozzi Since taking office one year ago, I have been honored and humbled to serve the Third Congressional District...

Letter: NFL’s Rejection Of Ad Is Unpatriotic

As a Navy veteran of the Vietnam era, I am appalled that the NFL has rejected an ad by a veterans group for Super...

Dedication For 9/11 Hero

Chugging Ahead

The Gathering Storm

Moving History