From the Desk of Senator Kemp Hannon: August 28, 2009

Senator Notes New Ban on Texting While DrivingSenator Kemp Hannon announces adoption of legislation banning texting while driving. The New York State Senate recently...

Letter: Educate Restaurant Consumers

The American Heart Association’s mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. One of the leading preventable causes of these...

From the Desk of Senator Kemp Hannon: August 21, 2009

Managed Care Reform ContinuesRecently, the governor signed into law an extensive managed care reform package. Senator Kemp Hannon (R-Garden City) weighed in saying,...

From the Desk of Assemblyman David G. Mcdonough

MTA Capital Spending Plan Wrong for NassauThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) recently released its five-year capital spending plan which lays out how the organization...

Letter: Moran Deeply Saddened by Sirois’ Future Departure

I was deeply saddened when I heard of the superintendent’s resignation. I write today to let the community know what kind of superintendent he...

Letter: Ward Does Not Speak for Levittown Board of Education

In his July 31 letter to the editor, James P. Ward, trustee of the Levittown Board of Education, does not speak for the Levittown...

Letter: We Owe Herman Sirois a Debt of Gratitude

I read with interest and some confusion the Letter to the Editor by James P. Ward published on July 31, regarding Herman Sirois’ resignation....

Letter: Ward Discusses Dr. Sirois’ Resignation

“Old soldiers never die - they just fade away.” was among the concluding comments of General Douglas MacArthur, on April 19, 1951, before a packed joint...

A Nassau We Can Afford

A recent column published in this paper completely missed the point about the race for Nassau County Executive. The 2009 campaign isn’t about who...

Parenting Plus

Hello DalaiThe Dalai Lama and the New York State SenateOn May 9, 2009 Nobel Peace Prize laureate the Dalai Lama offered an invocation for...