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John “Jack” Tilford Jr. dropped out of Oyster Bay High School when he was 17. World War II was raging, and, he recalled, he and his friend Albert Taylor wanted to join the Navy before they turned … more
Dorothy Doerbecker has received many prank calls, even one saying that her sister was in the intensive care unit at a hospital. “And I got IRS calls twice,” said Doerbecker, of Massapequa. “I … more
Until recently, a sudden trauma to a bone, joint or muscle meant unnecessary hours of waiting in an emergency room, and a temporary fix until seeing your orthopedist. Specialists at the Central Orthopedic Group saw the need for a viable alternative . . . more
Q. We’re in our late 50s, the kids are out of the house and we want to fix it up, add a den and porch to live in it for at least 20 to 30 years more if we can. The house is paid for and . . . more
Few public policies do more to build strong communities across our region than New York’s prevailing-wage law for public-works projects. It is a job-creating economic engine . . . more
Long Islanders, like all New Yorkers, have many different views about our criminal justice system, but everybody believes in the importance of safety and fairness. There is also a growing bipartisan consensus that mass incarceration does not achieve those objectives . . . more
When Donald Trump was elected president in 2016, millions of Americans who doubted his integrity wondered how they could ever trust his decisions in moments of crisis. Now such a moment is here. more
Memorial Day started as Decoration Day, and it was first observed at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia on May 30, 1868, three years after the Civil War reached its bloody conclusion. more
With beautiful weather, lots of excitement, and Hofstra’s Greek life community, the brothers of Pi Kappa Alpha held their annual Fireman’s Challenge on April, 7th to raise money for the East Williston Fire Department, and other non-profit and service organizations. more
Summer is just around the corner as the Long Island Boat Show was hosted from April 5-7. After an absence of several years, the boat show returned to the new Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. … more
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