Letter: Thoughts of Time Travelers

I recently encountered a glittering gem that, much to my dismay, came before me without attribution. Conservatives, it said, can’t get over the fact...

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...

From the Desk of Senator Kemp Hannon: July 27, 2011

Senate Gives Final Legislative Passage to Sexting, Cyberbullying Prevention BillThe New York State Senate gave final legislative passage to a bill (S.5253B) to divert...

Letter: A Lesson In Teacher-Student Relations

My name is Patricia Block. I teach sixth and seventh grade students at Salk Middle School in Levittown. I’d like to share a lesson...

Letter: A Work of Fiction?

Earlier this month Comptroller George Maragos mislead the public during his announcement of the county’s 2012 year-end financial results. Publicly releasing the County’s year-end...

From The Desk Of Dr. Charles Murphy: May 31, 2013

It is important for students to begin visiting colleges during their junior year of high school. It is during these visits that they will...

Editorial: Wasted And Wanting

There is more than one way to make the news.   Last weekend, a couple dozen high schools from Nassau County, including students from Island...

Editorial: The Only Home We Have

What Apollo 11 really teaches us People sometimes forget how influential the Apollo program really was. Neil Armstrong’s one small step was a watershed moment in...