Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Lindbergh 90 Years Later

Ninety years ago today, a U.S. Air Mail Pilot gunned the engine of his single-engine aircraft down the muddy dirt runway of Roosevelt Field. The...

A Report or Retort?

  Henry Kissinger, the former Secretary of State who forged crucial detente with the Soviet Union and Red China, was honored with the Defense Department’s...

Profits And Pollution

What happened in Flint, MI, to its water system is occurring all over the United States. Beside the blame game of old, dilapidated sewer...

Yes To The Third Track

With great interest, I read comments by Charles Samek (“No Third Track”) criticizing the plan to build a third Long Island Rail Road (LIRR)...

Long Island Inspired John Glenn To Take Flight

By Adam Sackowitz  On the morning of May 20, 1927, 25 year old U.S. Air Mail Pilot Charles Lindbergh left the Garden City Hotel and headed the short...

Hang On To History

  As a former resident, I wish to express my dismay over the the decision to demolish the worker’s home at 104 Sixth Street. I...