Decadent And Depraved

Owners, jockeys and the horses they rode in on are in the midst of the latest grab for the Triple Crown. May 7 saw...

No Third Track

I have numerous concerns about the third track from Floral Park to Hicksville. 1. There is concern about our water supply in the future. More...

Over 60 … And Getting Younger: February 16, 2012

2012 – An Election YearThis November 6, we are going to the election booths all over the United States to select a president. Our...

Over 60…And Getting Younger: June 12, 2009

Bermuda!Seven hundred and fifty miles southeast of New York lies the tranquil archipelago of Bermuda. Our huge ship, the Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the...

Letter: No Raises Across the Board

Too many American’s didn’t get a raise this year, and I don’t think Members of Congress should either. That’s why I supported and helped...

Letter: Athletes Deserve Full Punishment, Too

Stanley Greenberg is right about the sports press often making “heroes” of star athletes; only to eventually tear them down.  He’s right that most...

Over 60 … And Getting Younger: May 17, 2012

The Future?“What am I going to do with my life?”This question is being asked all over our country as college graduations take place. The...

Letter: Are College Degrees Worth It?

Are college degrees worth the time, effort, and money required to obtain them? Tough question. A question that would have been akin to asking...

Bring In The Hummingbirds

Have you ever seen a hummingbird feeding in your garden? I have and it is a fascinating sight. I knew very little about these...

Letter: Bizarro Plainviews Are Out There

Although I’ve lived in Plainview for 40 years, I’m still not sure if that makes me  a “Plainviewer,” “Plainviewite,” “Plainviewian,” or some other appellation....