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...

Congratulations Class of 2016!

Graduation season is in full swing and the students of the Class of 2016 are celebrating. The first graduation from nursery school is poignant....

Love Thy Neighbor

When I was in high school, my friend group resembled the United Nations. From them, I learned about the importance of Greek school, the...

Fun Is Enriching, Too

As my 16-year-old daughter placed the last few items into her backpack for her summer adventure, I caught a glimpse of something. What I saw...

Editorial: A Prime Place For Amazon

Last week, Amazon set off a cluster-scrum among cities across the country when the mega-corporation announced it is seeking to build a second headquarters....