Veterans Affairs

Senate Holds Veterans Budget Hearing Last week, the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs held a budget hearing to discuss funding requirements due to the COVID-19...

The Ballad Of Leon The Behemoth

When the quarantine began, my daughter offered to visit Target at Broadway Commons for our weekly food shop. The list had grown over the...

Answering The Call For Community Service

Your community needs you now more than ever. Become a Hicksville volunteer firefighter or part of the EMS service today. The COVID-19 pandemic has tested...

Girl Scout Memories And That Song

If you were to ask any adult about a fond childhood memory, they might mention a club to which they belonged. Clubs for children...

Veterans Affairs

VFW Pays Its Respects To The Fallen During Memorial Day In recognition of Memorial Day, the VFW honored the legacy of the men and women...

The Coronavirus Pandemic And Shavuot: A Time For Transformation

I was reading the New York Times best-selling motivational book Who Moved My Cheese by Dr. Spencer Johnson, a fabled metaphor about four characters,...

My Uncle Sammy

Note: As we celebrate the Memorial Day Holiday with gatherings for friends and family, I’d like to offer this column as my annual tribute...

A Nurse Is A Valuable Thing Indeed

It’s Nurse’s Week 2020 and I can’t think of a better time to write about what my nursing career means to me. While I...

Truman Day

When people ask me what my husband does for a living, I’m always met with the strangest responses. I’ve heard things like, “Do you...

Unsung Heroes

The term “unsung heroes” usually refers to those individuals across the globe who strive to make the world a better place. Regardless of their...