Editorial: Four Quick Takes

The news moves too fast these days. In an effort to comment on all that was amusing and irritating last week, I present four...

Jailhouse Fraud

It is high time for Nassau County to terminate its contract with a private company, Armor Correctional Health Services of Florida, and replace Armor...

Letter: Mayor Supports Trustees Hagan And Moore

Village of Bellerose Mayor Henry Schreiber endorses incumbent Trustee candidates, Margaret Hagan and Kenneth Moore, in the upcoming Bellerose Village election. Hagan has been...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – July 31,...

State Senate Extends COBRA Healthcare BenefitsThe New York State Senate recently passed legislation (S.5471) that will protect unemployed workers by extending their health insurance...

Phil-osophically Speaking: June 21, 2012

A Forgotten War: A Memorable PeaceBaltimore is located in the heart of Maryland, along the tidal portion of the Patapsco River, an arm of...

Letter: Crossing The Aisle

Last year, I was selected as a Nassau County Senior Citizen of the Year. When I was in Albany receiving my award, I was...

Phil-osophically Speaking

It Was PersonalEver since 9-11 there was a score to settle. It wasn’t enough that the United States military crushed the Taliban at Tora...

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...

Editorial: Summer Starts When The Sky Is Lit

While June 21 is considered the official start of summer, the real fun doesn’t kick off until bottle rockets, firecrackers, roman candles, sparklers and...

Phil-osophically Speaking – September 10, 2010

The True Meaning of Labor DayOnce again, the nation marked Labor Day with a sense of foreboding as unemployment numbers continue to menacingly hover...