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....

Please Don’t Catch ‘Em All

Murder. Robbery. Trespassing. Pedophiles. Spying. Infidelity. Identity theft. The wildly successful Pokémon franchise has been around for more than 20 years but, in less...

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...

It’s Not OK

    Last week, I spent about 40 minutes of my morning reading the same thing everyone else was reading, a letter from a rape victim...

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...

A Welcome Distraction

If we were waiting for something to take our minds off the spectacle of the presidential election and ongoing spree of terrorist attacks and...