Over 60 … And Getting Younger: February 15, 2013

Paying The BillsThere is one trait that is a necessity for living the good life on Long Island. Without this attribute, life would turn into...

County Executive’s Column: May 27, 2011

The Redevelopment of the Coliseum SiteFor too long, Nassau Coliseum and the property that surrounds it has laid to waste rather than generate revenue...

Letter: Voting To Opt Out

I was planning to vote against Ed Mangano until three of “his” ads in the Oct. 16-22 Plainview-Old Bethpage Herald almost convinced me to...

Editorial: The War On Thanksgiving

As the Thanksgiving grocery list nears completion and turkeys are reserved at farms and food stores, a lumbering giant casts a large, round shadow...

Over 60…And Getting Younger – May 28, 2010

A Language TestIt was a beautiful sunny day in Seoul, Korea. I was a dental officer working in the Marvin W. Carius Clinic. (He...

A Bird’s Eye View: February 11, 2011

A Sense of Place Enhances BirdingSometimes birding is memorable not just because of the birds but also because of the place where they were...

From the Desk of Assemblyman Charles Lavine: November 20, 2009

Green Jobs, Green New York Law Will Stimulate EconomyNew York State Assemblyman Charles D. Lavine (D-Glen Cove) has announced that legislation the Assembly approved...

A Bird’s Eye View: November 10, 2011

When Leaves Fall, Starlings FlockOn a mid-November morning long puddles line a curb on an uphill street in Woodbury. They are filled with red...

Over 60… And Getting Younger; March 4, 2011

‘To Be or Not to Be’“To retire or not to retire?” that is the question? Start weighing the negatives and positives in your mind....

letters to The Editor: April 8, 2011

Tobacco Control Program Should Not Have Been CutAs a New Yorker I was disheartened to hear that the New York State Tobacco Control Program has been...