Letter: It Just Doesn’t Add Up

Tom Suozzi is my cousin, so obviously you know I’m supporting him this November. He’s running again for Nassau County Executive because he believes...

Editorial: A Spring In Your Step

With old man winter’s icy clutch on our collective throats seemingly beginning to loosen, all the joys of springtime on Long Island are about...

Over 60 … And Getting Younger: June 28, 2012

Schtick!“A grasshopper walks into a bar and orders a drink. The bartender looks at him and says “You know we have a drink named...

Over 60 … And Getting Younger: July 5, 2012

Up And Down Broadway!This article is not about the world famous Broadway in Manhattan. It concerns the Broadway that runs through Syosset, Jericho and...

Letter: LIRR Races To Deadline

The Federal Rail Road Administration originally mandated that Positive Train Control to insure safety for the riding public be completed by 2015. Even with...

From Long Island Wins: June 17, 2011

Suspending Secure Communities,Cuomo Moves in the Right DirectionAll Long Islanders want dangerous criminals off our streets. So the catchily-named Secure Communities immigration enforcement program,...

Letter: Bike Way To The Danger Zone

I’ve recently raised a concern on the Plainview Moms Facebook page about a dangerous pedestrian/bicycle crossing on Old Bethpage Road in Plainview. It tends...

A Bird’s Eye View: April 5, 2012

Avian Standoff on a Florida BeachThere are times when birding that I find something that allows me to walk away emotionally and intellectually richer....