Editorial: Arms For Teachers

Of all the nonsensical rhetoric to come out of the mouths of politicians, arming teachers to thwart school shootings is so utterly misguided, it...

She Never Signed Up For This

Column: See You Around The Town by Patty Servidio On the same day of the massacre at Stoneman Douglas, my daughter accepted a position as...

Editorial: The Age Of Reason

The country’s latest school shooting (as of the publication of this editorial) in Parkland, FL, evoked all of the usual emotions associated with our...

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...

Letter: Enough Already

By the time this letter is published, the discussion of gun violence in our country following the mass shooting at the high school in...

Letter: Train And Tunnel Tie-Ups

Proposals by Amtrak to delay the decades overdue major repairs to the four East River tunnels until after the LIRR begins service into Grand...

Trying For The Best Life Possible

Intention can be our greatest friend and our largest intimidator. When one intends to do something, especially when that “something” is out of one’s...

Letter: Imperative To Our Survival

A common refrain that will come up in most conversations about politics is a frustration about the ability of our elected representatives to complete...

Distracted Drivers Are Still A Problem

I’ve often said that learning is continuous and lessons can present themselves in a variety of ways. It bears mentioning that I’ve learned never...

Letter: Tougher Gun Laws Are Not The Answer

The following is a response to Jerry Kremer’s Inside Politics column titled “Baby Steps Are Not Enough,” which ran the week of Jan. 17-23. I...