Nassau Is Sinking Under the Waves

(Howard Weitzman is the former Nassau County Comptroller.)No matter who won the last county election it was clear the County would be going down...

Letter: LIPA’s Storm Preparation

Hurricane Earl has raised some concerns about how LIPA prepares for major, forecasted weather events that impact our area. Like any responsible utility, LIPA...

Letter: Earl Missed LI, But Red Cross Was Ready (& Still...

Fortunately, Hurricane Earl veered away from our shores and his damage was contained mainly to Long Island’s fragile beaches. Yet when he passed, those...

Letter: ‘Support Robert Germino for NYS Assembly’

While the mainstream media continues to function more and more like a U.S. version of Pravda, the American people are waking up to the...

Letter: Mosque Near World Trade Center

Being an American and military veteran, I support our cherished freedoms, especially freedom of religion. As a Roman Catholic of Irish descent I was...

Letter: ‘Good Times Watching Parade and Drill’

I’m sorry to hear that the Labor Day Parade and Drill will be cancelled this year. Yet it’s harder to hear that the parade...

Letter: ‘Sad to Hear Parade and Drill Cancelled’

I just wanted to write and say how sad it was for me to hear that the Annual Hicksville Parade and Drill have been...

Letter: ‘Broken Promises, Lack of Communication’ in New Parking Garage Construction

The story on the front page in the Aug. 13 edition of the Hicksville Illustrated News headlined “Town of Oyster Bay’s Hicksville Parking Garage...

Legionnaires Log: August 6, 2010

Attention Veterans Commander Greg Bennett and Post Membership Officer John Geiger invite military veterans to join Charles Wagner American Legion Post 421. Requirements are...

Letter: ‘Immigration Good for Economy?’

Last week eighteen beds in a West Marie Street house were discovered by Hicksville firefighters. We could pretend that Sleepys’ extensive facility off Hicksville...