Letter: Water District Commissioners Thank Community

We would like to thank everyone who voted for us in this week’s election for Water District Commissioner.As always, the goal of the Water...

Letter: The Law Of Distraction

Anton columnist Michael Miller was absolutely right to say, about the legal requirement that Smithtown Supervisor Patrick Vecchio follow up his publicly-pledged oral oath...

A Bird’s Eye View: November 12, 2010

The Lure of the Hawk WatchFrom September through early November at the Fire Island Hawk Watch, migrating raptors are counted daily and the data...

Over 60…And Getting Younger: September 11, 2009

The Enemies ListThe United States of America has more than its share of detractors. They claim that our capitalistic form of government benefits only...

Letter: Buggy Kitties

I live in Plainview but that’s not important. The matter at hand is your pet of the week section, which reminded me of my...

Letter: Spell Check

Just one week after the Herald published my letter about there being no letter “P” in “Binghamton”, I read your “Binghamton University Dean’s List” article---and...

Letter: Assessment System Winners and Losers

Something is very wrong with Nassau County’s assessment system when 87 percent of appeals are successful. You don’t have to look hard to see...

Over 60…And Getting Younger: January 8, 2010

Albums“Brrr … It’s freezing outside!”“We are definitely not going out in that weather.” Lorraine says, “Let’s spend the day putting all those loose pictures...