Editorial: ’Tis The Season

One of the more enduring traditions that the Village of New Hyde Park celebrates every year is the annual Christmas tree lighting. Valley National...

Phil-osophically Speaking

Rome’s Dying What is morality; is it inborn or acquired and does it reflect only the mores of time and place? When man began...

Reviving The County Economy

My office released a report which found many troubling demographic trends. The study found that the Nassau County population has remained stagnant since 2000...

Guest Column: The Audacity To Hope

If the multi-colored Skittles were a clever planted prop, I’d have to say the all natural Snapple was a masterful addition. And even if...

Letter: Teachers and Board Still Far Apart—No Further Talks Scheduled

We have enormous respect for the job Herricks teachers do on behalf of the children of this community. We also respect the fact that...

We Must All Register As Muslims

Jonathan Greenblatt, director of the Anti-Defamation League, which campaigns against anti-Semitism and other bigotry, said he would register as Muslim if the database is...

From The Desk of Judi Bosworth

New Technology For Government Transparency One of the most important responsibilities an elected official has is to provide an open and transparent government for constituents....

Census Bureau Says Return Your Form

The 2010 Census is under way and those working on it urge residents to return their forms as soon as possible. The bureau hopes...

The Mayor’s Corner: July 9, 2010

Fourth of July ParadeThe Williston Park Fire Department once sponsored a celebratory parade through the village. The streets were lined with folks who were...

It’s The Same Old Song

Can you hear it? Listen closely and you’ll recognize the harmony of thousands of voices woefully singing, “It’s the Same Old Song” by the...