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: Ban The Bombs

How’s this for a celebration proposal: Let’s take a bunch of explosives and throw them into the air, detonating each one with a loud, jarring...

Disarm, Don’t Kill

  Last week, the Nassau County Police Department (NCPD) announced 15 new use-of-force-guidelines, urging officers to use de-escalation techniques rather than physical force when confronting...

Editorial: Amazon’s Prime Real Estate

Back in 2009, I worked for a community newspaper in Queens. One of the many beats I covered as a youngish, perpetually broke reporter...