My Favorite Athlete

This week’s column is another in a series of columns highlighting the family and personal life of one of our neighbors. Chris Montgomery, his...

Words Of The Year

Each year, preeminent dictionaries Merriam-Webster and Oxford toil through language research and Internet searches to reveal its choices for the words of the year....

Letter: Plainview Water District Audit

George Maragos, former Nassau County Comptroller, issued an audit on the Plainview Water District. This audit should alarm the entire community since it’s the...

Flags On Veterans’ Graves

On this Memorial Day in cemeteries throughout the United States, flags will be placed on graves to honor the men and women who gave...

Schoolhouse Rock

We all probably blame our parents for stuff they did or didn’t do as we were growing up. Looking back, I place on my...

The Kids Are Alright

Leave it to high school students in a small town in southeastern Kansas to remind us why newspapers matter. Last month, a group of reporters...

Love Thy Neighbor

When I was in high school, my friend group resembled the United Nations. From them, I learned about the importance of Greek school, the...