Thank You…

I am a veteran of the U.S. Army, staying at the homeless shelter on the Northport VA grounds. There are many different stories for...

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...

The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year?

Ah, it’s the holiday season. The time for decorations, cheery music and, of course, spending too much time and money making sure the young...

Why I Did Not Vote

I did not vote in the recent presidential election. But that does not mean that I’m unconcerned with the direction in which America is...

Divided We Stand, Divided We Fall

Many of us are asking a perfectly reasonable question: how could something like this happen? To the self-proclaimed rational thinker, Donald Trump’s rise is...

Thank A Veteran

I’m acknowledging that this could possibly be the worst week in American political history, of my entire existence, but the exact freedom to vote...

Off With Their Heads

With one week left until the election, time is running out for last minute pleas and acts of goodwill. But it doesn’t matter, because...

Brace Yourself For Bar Mitzvah Season

As I head back to school with my youngest in ninth grade, I’d like to offer a heads up to the parents of seventh...

Long Island Needs Offshore Wind Now

In reply to a letter, “Is Long Island Ready for Wind Power?” (Levittown Tribune, Aug. 24-30) my answer as a Long Islander is a...

Shock Value

In August of 2001, media outlets across the country were in a feeding frenzy of shark attack stories, airing footage captured by helicopters of...