Love Thy Neighbor

When I was in high school, my friend group resembled the United Nations. From them, I learned about the importance of Greek school, the...

Dinosaurs To Birds, Believe It

The American Museum of Natural History in Manhattan currently has an exhibit through Jan. 2, called Dinosaurs Among Us, which traces how dinosaurs evolved...

Schoolhouse Rock

We all probably blame our parents for stuff they did or didn’t do as we were growing up. Looking back, I place on my...

Climate Change Is Real

The North Shore of Long Island is a truly special place to live. Part of the magic is our proximity to Long Island Sound....

Letter: Plainview Water District Audit

George Maragos, former Nassau County Comptroller, issued an audit on the Plainview Water District. This audit should alarm the entire community since it’s the...

A Day In The Sun

Memorial Day marks the start of summer. The weather is warmer and the sun signals us to spend time outdoors. As kids, we spent...

Demonizing The Enemy

In times of war, leaders find it necessary to demonize and dehumanize the enemy. This is what the GOP has been doing to democrats...

Our Dwindling Water Supply

Throughout the world, our water supply has been dwindling. The United States is seeing it most visibly in drought-ridden Northern California. There, water is...

Burgers And Business

In 1969, I played Pop Warner football for the Far Rockaway Dolphins 115-pound team. One hundred and fifteen pounds was the maximum you could...