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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: Crystal Ball Politics

I understand that the Hicksville News’ printing schedule forced editor Steve Mosco to write his “Questions For Clowns” editorial before “White House Chief of...

Letter: Boy Scout Program Is Evolving, Not Dying

The below is a response to the oped, “Badge of Dishonor,” which ran in Hicksville News, Oct. 18-24 edition As a scout leader involved in...

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: Help Make Someone’s Thanksgiving Special

On Thursday, Nov. 23, Thanksgiving Day, we will be preparing and delivering hot meals to homebound senior citizens while coordinating this program from our...

Letter: Supreme Court About To Be Reshaped

As reported, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced that he will retire on July 31. This gives President Donald Trump the opportunity to nominate...

We Endorse William Blazo

On Dec. 13. the residents of Hicksville will be electing a new fire commissioner. We the undersigned endorse and ask that you come out...

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...

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: Concern Over Domestic Gag Rule

I am writing to express my concern for the Domestic Gag Rule that would affect Title X funding. If enacted, this gag rule would...