June 24, 2009 RSS feed / Opinion

Former school board candidate says school taxes to soar in coming years

Dear Editor, Just today home mortgages again were raised, further devaluating home values in Massapequa and elsewhere. More...

Out of session also means out of our pocketbooks


Awaiting action by the New York State Senate, which is embroiled in a power struggle and at last report is still in a deadlock, are bills that would increase taxes on the purchase of cigarettes in Nassau and Suffolk counties; reauthorize a hotel-mo More...

Public Commentary

T-shirts sent wrong message to Plainedge community

Dear Editor: I attended the Plainedge Board of Education Public Business meeting on June 11, 2009. It is the last meeting of the school year where retiring em­ployees are honored for their many years of service to Plainedge children. More...


Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?