Letter: An Open Letter to President Patricia Mahon and the Members...

A recent article on the Internet, from November 1, 2011 (that can be found at www.tinyurl.com/lischoolscores) is a preliminary promulgation of NYSED Assessment score...

From the Desk of Dr. Charles Murphy: October 15, 2010

Sometimes the simplest things we do have the greatest impact…a thank you with a smile …holding the door for someone…a compliment. All of these...

From the desk of Dr. Charles Murphy: October 27, 2011

The common AP? CUNY? SUNY? GPA. On site registration? Four-year schools.  SATs. Two-year schools. Naviance? Class rank. Financial aid. There is so much to...

Letter: Kate Murray’s Fiscal Record

For 10 years now, residents of the Town of Hempstead have been receiving numerous town mailings (about 25 per year) often touting the accomplishments...

2016…Is It Over Yet?

If you ask anyone on the street whether 2016 was one of the worst years in recent history, they would most likely agree with...

Letter: Black History Month

This Black History Month, I’ll be remembering the four people most responsible for stamping out slavery: the journalist William Lloyd Garrison, the Quaker preacher...

From the Desk of Senator Kemp Hannon: October 9, 2009

Health Fair in Your BackyardSenator Kemp Hannon is sponsoring his eighth annual Health Fair and Awareness Day on Thursday, Oct. 29 from 9 a.m. to 1...

Letter: New Levittown Schools Budget Proposed for June 15: Still Too...

The second proposed budget for the Levittown School District would be a 30 percent decrease from 3.81 percent to a 2.63 percent tax levy...

Letter: New Superintendent Announcement

The Board of Education recently appointed Dr. Tonie McDonald as the new Superintendent of Schools for Levittown. Dr. McDonald spent many years working in...

From The Desk Of Dr. Charles Murphy

Parents are their child’s teacher. In fact, out of the scores of teachers your child will have during their lifetime, there is no teacher...