Editorial: Are You Prepared?

September is National Preparedness Month, an observance we should not ignore. Hurricanes are Long Island’s greatest natural disaster threat, though we have been mostly...

Editorial: Storm Of The Century? You Tell Me

Right before I lost power on Monday Oct. 29 during Hurricane Sandy at 8:45 p.m., Stephen King’s Storm of the Century was on television…I’m...

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...

Letter: New York 4th Congressional District Republican Primary

I’ve seen a couple letters to the editor in local papers asking Frank Scaturro to quit the Republican race for Congress. I was amazed. Then...

Phil-osophically Speaking: July 5, 2012

Supreme ConfusionWhere does one start in commenting upon one of the most surprising and beguiling decisions in the history of judicial annals? This past...

Editorial: Encourage Your Child to Be An Upstander This School Year

Maybe it’s a side effect of getting older, but I find it harder and harder to keep my mouth shut when I see injustice....

Phil-osophically Speaking: September 22, 2011

Mideast Peace Process: Autopsy or Resurrection?So we’re getting more drama at the United Nations this week as Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas makes a...

Letter: Support Jack Martins For Senate

It is early, but I think it’s time to start thinking about who we should choose to represent us in the New York State...

Village Board Notes – November 26, 2010

A regular meeting of the Board of Trustees was held on Nov. 16 at 8 p.m.The meeting opened with a Pledge to the Flag....

Phil-osophically Speaking: February 16, 2012

Contraception in Health PlansThe ideological fires are burning hot in the White House. In stoking the flames, however, one needs to remember that the...