Letter: Assessment System Winners and Losers

Something is very wrong with Nassau County’s assessment system when 87 percent of appeals are successful. You don’t have to look hard to see...

Over 60…And Getting Younger: March 12, 2010

Vacation AnxietyTwo weeks ago I wrote a column entitled “Returning Home.” In it I listed the various jobs and chores that you have to...

What Every Long Islander Should Know: May 7, 2010

Better Education for LessIt’s school budget time, and wrath is in the air. Politicians are raging, taxpayers fuming, students protesting. The frustration is easy...