April 17, 2013 RSS feed / Opinion


New state mandate is testing the public’s ability to finance local schools

A special report in this week’s edition outlines a small portion of the New York State Education Department’s assessment regulations. More...

Putting kids on hold is a good thing

When you are put on hold when calling the Lindenhurst School District, you get a pleasant surprise. Instead of some canned elevator music, the district has put its own student choir on tape for callers to listen to. What a clever idea! More...


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