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...

Mother’s Day Do-Over

Throughout all the years my mother was alive, we had the best Mother’s Days ever. Everyone gathered at my folks’ house and showed up on...

Jailhouse Fraud

It is high time for Nassau County to terminate its contract with a private company, Armor Correctional Health Services of Florida, and replace Armor...

Ninth Grader’s Winning Essay About Bullying

My name is Ryan Harvey and I am 14-years-old. I have a diagnosis of high-functioning autism. I also have a brother with severe autism....

Congratulations Class of 2016!

Graduation season is in full swing and the students of the Class of 2016 are celebrating. The first graduation from nursery school is poignant....

The Gathering Plume

A recently published report detailed a meeting that was held in Bethpage hosted by the Navy, in which state officials and others were in...

Editorial: A Prime Place For Amazon

Last week, Amazon set off a cluster-scrum among cities across the country when the mega-corporation announced it is seeking to build a second headquarters....

Bats Are Beautiful

Did you know that bats can eat up to 1,200 mosquitoes in an hour? That means every night they eat their body weight. Yet...

Editorial – Dr. Strangelove: 2017

The 1964 political satire Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb follows the War Room exploits of the...