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December 10, 2008 RSS feed / Opinion

Babylon LIRR branch needs TLC

Dear Editor: With the arrival of the cold weather, once again many commuters are subject to the absolute worse conditions of any track side waiting room on the entire Babylon Branch of the LIRR. More...

An unusual tradition that brings new meaning to the holidays


We have become known as the "keepers of the graves" in our family, a title we earned as a result of geography, and a willingness to spend a few hours, two or three times a year, caring for the sites where many of our relatives are buried. More...

Let's review Bush's record with objectivity

Public Commentary

Dear Editor: The media has made a big story out of President Bush's low approval rating. For the record, I would like your readers to know that many Presidents have had lower approval ratings when they are about to leave office. More...

St. Martin's student from Amityville wins 2008 Catholic Middle School cross-country championship

In his very first year of running, Mitchell Dull of St. Martin of Tours School completed a perfect cross-country season by winning the Catholic Middle School Athletic Association championship at Sunken Meadow State Park in Kings Park. More...

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