Phil-osophically Speaking: January 24, 2014

Killer AngelsThe capture of Saigon by the North Vietnamese Army in late April 1975 marked the end of the Vietnam War. After more than...

Phil-osophically Speaking – August 7, 2009

The Apollo 11 moon landing was an epic event symbolizing America’s spirit of adventure and achievement. In fewer years than the average person’s lifetime...

From the desk of NY State Senator Jack Martins: March 8,...

That Dog Don’t HuntIn the South, if you were to make a plan that isn’t particularly sound or useful, you might hear someone utter,...

Letter: Heroin Prevention Task Force

(Police Chief Charles Gennario of the Rockville Centre Police Department, is a member of the Nassau County Heroin Prevention Task Force and submitted this...

Letter: Catholic Schools Week

WHEREAS, the week of January 26 through February 1, 2014 has been declared Catholic Schools Week in our nation by the National Catholic Educational...

Mayor’s Message Village of Floral Park: November 3, 2011

When newsmakers release a report late on a Friday afternoon, chances are it’s usually not something that puts them in the best light. Stories...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – January 8, 2010

MTA Capital Plan VetoedLast week, the proposed 2010-2014 MTA Capital Plan was vetoed by the Executive Branch’s representative to the MTA Capital Program Review...

Editorial: Death With Dignity?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, it was hard to avoid the story of Brittany Maynard, the 29-year-old Portland woman who ended her...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – December 25,...

Landmark Senate Foreclosure Bill Signed Into LawLandmark legislation that protects homeowners and communities from the ongoing foreclosure crisis has been signed into law, Senator...

Editorial: I Am The Danger

These days there seems to be only two kinds of mail delivered to our homes: garbage and bad news. Last week, I was the...