Over 60…And Getting Younger: July 3, 2009

 A Sense of MoneyIt is possible to know a person and not know that person’s “sense of money.” We do not always readily see...

Check It Out at the Pob Library: July 3, 2009

The Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library earned its distinction as a “Five-Star Library” because of the top quality programs and services it provides to its...

Letter: Pet Safe: It’s Time for a Plan

“The biggest potential hurricane disaster on the Atlantic Coast is in the New York City, northern New Jersey, western Long Island metropolitan area,” writes...

Over 60…And Getting Younger: June 26, 2009

A Memory ExerciseHow many of my married readers remember the first meal that your spouse cooked and presented before you? I would guess unless...

Over 60…And Getting Younger: June 19, 2009

Modigliani (1884-1920)As Lorraine and I walked through the Metropolitan Museum of Art with our 3-year-old grandson Lewis in a stroller, he pointed to the...

Editorial: Exploring the U.S. Open

The U.S. Open is coming to Bethpage. Great! Oh wait – more traffic, closed roads, a longer commute to work and more people on...

A Bird’s Eye View: June 12, 2009

Alley Pond Park: A Birding ‘Hot Spot’In the spring Alley Pond Park is a magnet for migrating birds offering them the gift of rest...

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...

Comptroller’s Report: June 5, 2009

Appointment to Council on State Health Insurance Will Make Nassau’s Voice HeardHealthcare issues have always been at the forefront of my policy initiatives, both...

Over 60…And Getting Younger: June 5, 2009

The Boat to Bermuda (I)Last week Lorraine and I (and my two sisters-in-law’s husbands) took a five-day trip cruise to Bermuda. The ship was...