Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

September 27 is a significant date. On that day in 2012, a man with a handgun murdered 6 and wounded 2 of our fellow citizens in Minneapolis. And on Long Island, December 7 is also a day to remember. On...
I grew up on Long Island. I’m the son of Indian immigrants who came to this country with the mission of achieving the American Dream. As a result of the 1965 Hart-Cellar Act, which ended racist nationality quotas, millions...
With great interest, I read comments by Charles Samek (“No Third Track”) criticizing the plan to build a third Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) track between Floral Park and Hicksville. I agree with Mr. Samek that some of the...
On Jan. 23, Reclaim New York gave a presentation at the Port Washington Public Library. Reclaim’s goals seem noble. They claim to promote government transparency so citizens can monitor spending. Reclaim does this by filing Freedom of Information Law (“FOIL”)...