Dull From Shock

Thank you for pointing out one of the biggest disasters in America’s last 35 years...the dissolution of news reportage (“Shock Value,” Sept. 7-13). The...

Long Island Inspired John Glenn To Take Flight

By Adam Sackowitz  On the morning of May 20, 1927, 25 year old U.S. Air Mail Pilot Charles Lindbergh left the Garden City Hotel and headed the short...

Every Day Is Earth Day

Let us celebrate Earth Day, which was on April 22, all year long. Besides recycling newspapers, magazines, glass, plastics, old medicines, paints and cleaning...

Ready for Wind Power?

The New York State Comptroller’s Office defines a public authority as a corporate instrument of the state, created by the state legislature and established...

Animal Trapping Cruelty

  New York may soon pass disturbing legislation, S.2953c/A.9462a, which would dismantle our longstanding ban on cruel and dangerous cable restraint traps in order to...

Reject Bullies Wholly And Unequivocally

Sheri ArbitalJacoby appealed to all of us, especially our children, to be “upstanders” rather than bystanders to bullying (“Encourage Your Child to Be an...

Exit The Echo Chamber

In the wake of this election, many people have created echo chambers in their lives. They have cut off anyone and anything that does...