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Our Views: NY pols exploit Mideast crisis

One doesn’t need to be a cynic to see the wave of politicians traveling to Israel just weeks before the primaries and months before the general elections as nothing more than taxpayer-funded junkets taken for the sole purpose of attracting the Jewish-American vote in their home districts.

  • icon Posted: August 21

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Thursday 08/21/2014
Pulse of the Peninsula: Make renewable energy a priority
Posted: August 21, 2014

You may have thought - as I did - that handing over our electricity transmission to PSEG was the end of it, and that keeping LIPA in place was the way to insure the public’s ownership of vital resources, while PSEG provided the “professionalism” of a private entity in delivering and maintaining it.

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A Look On The Lighter Side: Life in the lost and found in my home
Posted: August 21, 2014

Somehow the things in my house manage to lead lives of their own, which only occasionally intersect with mine.  

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Our Town: A columnist’s quest for new ideas
Posted: August 21, 2014

This week marks the 87th column I have written for the Williston Times. 

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Taking a look at the small picture
Posted: August 21, 2014

The checks are in the mail – literally.  

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Readers Write: Answering criticisms of Obama by Morris imitator
Posted: August 21, 2014

I have not seen a letter from Stephen Morris in this paper in awhile and, after reading last week’s edition, I wonder if he has morphed into John Messina.

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Readers Write: School testing program rotten to Common Core
Posted: August 21, 2014

We all know about the ongoing issue of Common Core, the unsustainable cost and indebtedness of obtaining a college education and recently the problem of young ladies being molested and worse on college campuses.

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