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Our Views: Execution first, trial later

In terms of its immediate effect we applaud the Nassau County Police Department’s new policy in which the department seizes the vehicles of motorists arrested for DWI and holds them until the case has proceeded through the courts. Under this new policy the cars will be subject to forfeiture after – and if – the driver is convicted.

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Thursday 09/25/2014
Our Views: Campaign presses women’s rights
Posted: September 25, 2014

Women’s equality appears to have become the hot-button issue in the race between incumbent state Sen. Jack Martins (R-Mineola) and his opponent Adam Haber, who is determined to paint Martins as “anti-choice.”

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A Look on the Lighter Side: Let’s go to the family’s videotape
Posted: September 25, 2014

Now that one child is out of the house and the other has one foot out the door, my husband and I decided to watch some home movies.  

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Pulse of the Peninsula: Creating a legacy worth remembering
Posted: September 25, 2014

I’ve been playing a mental game. 

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Our Town: Doctor watches over the sick of W.P.
Posted: September 25, 2014

Why is it that I get a cold every September? 

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Readers Write: Schimel picks Silver over constituents
Posted: September 25, 2014

Did you receive [state] Assemblywoman Michelle Schimel’s recent “How A Bill Becomes a Law” mailing to constituents in Albertson, East Hills, Great Neck, Herricks, Manhasset, Mineola, New Hyde Park, Port Washington and Roslyn? 

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Readers Write: Haber offers fresh ideas for Senate
Posted: September 25, 2014

It is not often you have the opportunity to support someone in politics you think can actually make a difference. Nor is it common for a successful businessman to venture into politics with a completely independent voice and no personal agenda. 

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