When County Executive Laura Curran announced last month that Nassau County would opt out if the state legalizes recreational cannabis, she was flanked by Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder and a handful of county legislators. She proclaimed that, “now is...
As of press time, Amazon announced it is rescinding its decision to build what was being dubbed Amazon HQ2. Back in 2017, when Amazon announced it was building a new headquarters to complement its existing Seattle home base and...
Long Island Realtor Scott Rechler was recently invited by the Garden City Chamber of Commerce to be the guest speaker at one of the semi-regular luncheons the organization hosts at the Garden City Hotel. This invitation served as an...
A woman brought her dog to a casual restaurant I dined at recently. I didn’t think much of it until the manager came by to tell her that dogs are not permitted inside. Immediately the woman claimed her pet...
Empire actor Jussie Smollet was recently arrested for falsely reporting to the police that he had been the victim of a hate crime. Smollett had claimed that two men attacked him in the early hours of Jan. 29 in...
Hell hath no fury like a librarian scorned. That’s the truth Panos Mourdoukoutas, an LIU Post economics professor and department chair, found out last week as his Forbes article “Amazon Should Replace Local Libraries To Save Taxpayers Money,” drew...
The New York Giants and New York Jets have long been the polar opposite of each other. The Giants prided themselves on being an organization built on success and winning, while the Jets have often been the butt of...
The news moves too fast these days. In an effort to comment on all that was amusing and irritating last week, I present four quick takes in no particular order. Miss America does away with the swimsuit competition. The Miss America...