Letter: Prepare Your Children Well

I am writing in response to Paul Manton’s letter “Are College Degrees Worth It?” (Weekend,” July 16-22)I believe that for most high school graduates,...

Editorial: Unity Shouldn’t Be A Casualty

The time may pass, but the pain is always there. September 11, whose significance drastically changed 16 years ago, is once again upon us. Communities...

Over 60 and Getting Younger: April 29, 2011

A Vacation Experiment: Part IThis is the first part of a two-part experiment.I am going away on a vacation to Saint Lucia; I have...

Editorial: Kicking Off The Holiday Season

I still remember watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade as a small child. One year, I asked my mother why the parade closed with...

From Long Island Wins: November 19, 2010

Thanksgiving: A Tradition of WelcomingAs we all learned in elementary school, the first Thanksgiving holiday set the tone for centuries to come. During the...

Easy Steps For Early Winter Rose Care

There is always a lot of work in the garden during the fall season. Many plants need to be pruned, borders need to be...

A Bird’s Eye View: September 11, 2009

“Duckies” Set for Championship RunNassau County’s entry in the All-Avian Football League (the AAFL), the Not So Mighty Ducks, affectionately known as the...

Editorial: Is The World Going To The Dogs?

Nowadays, it seems as though it is a dogs’ world. With the advent of a new local law permitting dogs at the beach, I...