Desk of NHP Superintendent Robert Katulak: September 21, 2011

Year Off To Good StartOur year got off to an excellent start on the Wednesday and Thursday before Labor Day. All staff convened together...

Letter: Separating Children From Parents

The separation of children from their parents seeking asylum at U.S. borders is a heinous practice that is antithetical to the American values which...

If Horses Could Talk

In the May 15 issue of the New Hyde Park Illustrated News, the editorial “Decadent and Depraved” served as a voice for horses, speaking...

Easy Steps For Early Winter Rose Care

There is always a lot of work in the garden during the fall season. Many plants need to be pruned, borders need to be...

Letter: Years of Uncertainty

Can we break the cycle of uncertainty? The answer is ‘yes we can’ if we have the will. This same uncertain cycle has occurred...

Phil-osophically Speaking

The Non-Scandal There was a time in the not so distant past, when President Obama could rise above the noise and cacophony of politics...

Letter: NRA Outrage!

September 27 is a significant date. On that day in 2012, a man with a handgun murdered 6 and wounded 2 of our fellow...

Letter: Saga of Schumacher House at Clinton G. Martin Park

This is a sad story about a home in the Town of North Hempstead which has been the victim of neglect for too long....

Letter: Walk-A-Thon In Honor of Jack A. Garofalo

Walk-A-Thon In Honor of Jack A. GarofaloAs you may or may not be aware, our son, Jack, left for his heavenly journey on January...

The Mayor’s Corner: March 25, 2011

Over the past few weeks I have been involved with budget issues on almost daily basis.  While I’ve faced a number of challenges over...