Jones Beach: The Land Of No

In the summer, Jones Beach State Park is always a nice place to visit. As I walked along the boardwalk at Jones Beach near...

School Assist

Local At The Polls

This year’s presidential election has long since passed the point of mild absurdity and now sits squarely and dangerously in a state of utter...

The Other 49

On the morning of June 12, the world learned of yet another act of terrorism by a homegrown terrorist and my first thought was...

Editorial: Ban The Bombs

How’s this for a celebration proposal: Let’s take a bunch of explosives and throw them into the air, detonating each one with a loud, jarring...

Disarm, Don’t Kill

  Last week, the Nassau County Police Department (NCPD) announced 15 new use-of-force-guidelines, urging officers to use de-escalation techniques rather than physical force when confronting...

Digging In For National Ice Cream Month

Ice cream is synonymous with summer, so it’s only natural that July would be National Ice Cream month. There are plenty of places to...