April 1, 2009 RSS feed / Opinion

MTA takes public for a ride


A plan to financially shore up the poorly managed MTA and pass along the cost onto every wage earner in New York State is another example of a misguided and unfair tax policy that the public must protest and protest loudly. More...

Fuschillo calls for campaign against MTA payroll tax

Public Commentary

Dear Editor: Previously, I wrote to inform your readers about my opposition to the MTA's proposed payroll tax, which would require all Long Island employers to pay a one-third of one percent tax on all employee wages. More...

Thanks for great snow clean up

Dear Editor: I would like to express my appreciation, to the Town of Oyster Bay, for the excellent job they did with snow removal during the last snowstorm. The plows were coming through all night and the roads were kept clear. More...


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