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...

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...