Phil-osophically Speaking – November 6, 2009

Now that the election is nearly over, it seemed the only thing that the candidates of both parties agree on is that everyone should...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – November 6, 2009

Johnson Urges Passage of Bill to Require Coverage for Autism-Related ExpensesNew York State Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Nassau), and representatives from Austim Speaks addressed...

Phil-osophically Speaking: October 30, 2009

Ghosts and goblins, cobwebs and coffins, jack-o-lanterns and skeletons, tombstones and haunted houses: Like the descending night, Halloween is upon us. The explosion of...

Village Board Notes: October 30, 2009

The following are trustee reports from the Floral Park board meeting. Department of Public Works NotesTrustee Tom Tweedy reported that the leaves are falling...

Phil-osophically Speaking – October 23, 2009

Mark Twain famously said that at age 60 he was surprised to find out he was right about something as he was at age...

Village Board Notes – October 23, 2009

The following are trustee reports from the Oct. 6 Floral Park village board meeting. Department of Public WorksTrustee Tom Tweedy reported that the sidewalks on...

Johnson: Public Can Now Comment on MTA Proposal

October 29 Hearing Set, Website EstablishedNew York State Senator Craig M. Johnson, the Senate Majority’s representative to the MTA Capital Program Review Board (CPRB),...

Phil-osophically Speaking – October 16, 2009

In Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey, a cinematic masterpiece of mythic power and lyricism, there is a dramatic scene depicting a life and...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – October 16, 2009

AHRC Receives Check at Membership LuncheonNew York State Senator Craig Johnson recently presented a check for $8,500, on behalf of the New York State...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – October 9,...

Powering New York’s FutureNearly 45,000 Long Island jobs depend on electricity from the New York Power Authority’s (LIPA) low cost power economic development programs....