Letter: Car Free Every Day

National Car Free Day, Sept. 22, should be celebrated every day. Millions of Americans today, including many Nassau County residents, utilize various public transportation alternatives....

Editorial: Leisure Suit

The Dolan family, led by Charles Dolan, the founder and former CEO of Cablevision, stamped its name to a lawsuit last week against telecom...

Letter: NRA Outrage!

September 27 is a significant date. On that day in 2012, a man with a handgun murdered 6 and wounded two of our fellow...

Editorial: Back To School

The dog days of summer are coming to an end as we begin our preparations for the new school year. Stores are full of...

Letter: The Sins Of The Fathers

My favorite niece arrived in Pittsburgh to begin nursing school on the same day the Pennsylvania grand jury released its findings that around 300...

Editorial: Politicizing The Dead

When the body of Iowa teen Mollie Tibbetts was found last week, the 24-hour news networks gleefully frenzied over the detail that her alleged...

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...

Editorial: Use Your Bleeping Blinker

Driving around Long Island’s cramped thoroughfares can be a lesson in patience—keep a safe distance behind the car in front of you, don’t smack...

Letter: Love For Libraries

The following is a response to the Aug. 1 editorial “Beyond The Book.” I write in total agreement with Betsy Abraham. I, too, spent years...

Editorial: Where The Sidewalk Abuts

Early one morning, I was out walking my dog—in the spirit of full disclosure, she is a very small dachshund mix named Honey. She...