Letter: Supports Increasing Cigarette Tax

Last week I traveled with the American Heart Association to Albany to let our representatives know what they can do to help in the...

Letter: Mangano’s State of the County Speech

During County Executive Ed Mangano’s State of the County speech this week, he outlined a long list of goals - fixing assessment, cutting waste, creating...

Letter: Include Your Pets in Disaster Plans

Many LI residents were taken by surprise by last weekend’s storm and had no plan for their pets when they evacuated. This is a...

Legionnaires Log: March 19, 2010

Happy Saint Patrick’s DayCharles Wagner Post 421 recognizes the achievements of Irish Americans in making America a great nation. We pause to remember Irish...

From Long Island Wins: March 19, 2010

Immigration Reform Will Create a Level Playing Field for All WorkersThis past Friday morning, three immigrant worker advocates left the parking lot of the...

Letter: A Tribute to Mr. Evers

The community of Hicksville has suffered a great loss with the passing of Mr. Richard Evers (87) on February 25, 2010. He served all...

Letter: Thanks for Making Soldier Drive A Success

I am writing to express my sincere gratitude and appreciation to everyone who helped make this year’s soldier collection drive a great success. While...

Letter: Remembering Evers, Previte

Former residents returning home frequently visit the Hicksville Gregory Museum and inquire about their former teacher, Richard “Dick” Evers. I was fond of telling...

Letter: Richard Evers Was a Mentor

Richard Evers, teacher, historian, author, and mentor to many, died February 25. Like to many in the Hicksville Historical Society, he was a true...

Letter: Challenging Medicare’s Future

The recent piece “The Future of Healthcare Reform” by Bob McMillan (Hicksville Illustrated News, Feb. 19, 2010) omits some vital points concerning Medicare. ...