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September 14, 2011 RSS feed / Opinion

Petraeus ceremony too lavish during these difficult times

Dear Editor: As a retired, 55-year resident of Ralph Avenue, Babylon Village, I would like to bring to your attention the recent retirement ceremony of Gen. David H. Petraeus at Fort Myer, Arlington, Virginia. More...

They showed the best in us

It was a beautiful and moving ceremony in Amityville Village on Sunday as the residents and public officials gathered to remember the terrorist attacks on 9/11 a decade ago, and those lives lost. More...

Supplement and video for 9/11 are online now

Readers who found our 9/11 Memorial edition interesting and moving can download copies of it from our website at no cost. Simply go to and look under Special Sections. More...

Letter writer on the mark: We do need to take better care of our beaches

Dear Editor: More...


Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?

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