From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – September 4, 2009

Don’t Drink and Drive This Labor Day WeekendAs we approach Labor Day weekend, I want to remind residents to not drink and drive.I recently...

Phil-osophically Speaking – August 28, 2009

It was the mother of all traffic jams. Cars were packed together, bumper to bumper, transfiguring the New York State Thruway into the biggest...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – August 28,...

Committee Report Shows Real Need for Authority ReformNew York State Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Nassau), the chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Investigations and...

From the Desk of Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy: August 21, 2009

Announces Recovery Funds for New Energy Efficient Traffic SignalsCongresswoman Carolyn McCarthy announced the release of $4.3 million of federal funds from the American Recovery...

From the Desk of Legislator Richard Nicolello: August 21, 2009

Votes to Adopt Silver Alert SystemThe Nassau County Legislature voted unanimously to establish a new Silver Alert System. The new system is intended to...

Phil-osophically Speaking – August 14, 2009

On the calm, cloudless morning of Aug. 6, 1945, 29-year-old Tsutoma Yamaguchi arrived in the city of Hiroshima to meet a business associate. He...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – August 14,...

Major Legislation to Extend Health Insurance Coverage to Young Adults Signed Into LawImportant legislation that will improve access to affordable health insurance for young...

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...

Town Topics – August 7, 2009

Project Independence We regularly put the reins of tomorrow in the capable hands of our youth. But, too often we fail to acknowledge that...

Letter: Thank You for Making Basketball Tournament A Success

I wanted to take this opportunity to thank all the volunteers who generously gave up their day to make my annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament...