January 14, 2009 RSS feed / Opinion

Shoppers need to step up and be held accountable

Dear Editor: Recently, one of the hot topics in the news has been: who if anyone was responsible for the death of the Wal-Mart employee who was trampled to death on Black Friday. The answer is and has been obvious. More...

Locals limited in protecting public from convicted sex offenders

Editorial

A discussion underway in Massapequa Park Village concerning just how restrictive local municipalities can be in setting prohibitions on where convicted sexual predators can live within those local confines is a clear example of the frustration of p More...

Reader agrees that voters, not political parties, should fill vacancies

Public Commentary

To the Editor, I agree with your editorial regarding the need to have a special election to fill a vacant elected position rather than an appointment. More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?