Yes To The Third Track

With great interest, I read comments by Charles Samek (“No Third Track”) criticizing the plan to build a third Long Island Rail Road (LIRR)...

Bad Dog

  While we’re on the topic of responsible ownership of deadly weapons, it’s time to implement stronger restrictions and conditions on owning pit bulls and...

Eloquent Autistic Ninth Grader’s Winning Essay About Bullying

Ryan Harvey, a ninth grader at The Village School in Great Neck, was the first-place winner of an essay competition sponsored by Life’s WORC...

Military Relations

I recently had the honor of attending South Floral Park’s 26th Annual Armed Forces Day. The keynote speaker was Army veteran Sylinthia Burges, who...

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...