Editorials

Editorials

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It may be difficult sometimes for news consumers to decipher between a news article written by a journalist and a press release composed by...

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If you ignore prejudice, you invite prejudice. Stony Brook University officials recently hosted a forum in Port Jefferson to highlight how, despite efforts to stamp...

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The opioid epidemic is so expansive that it seems impossible that one individual can end the overdoses and deaths and the related crimes. But...

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When the National Institutes of Health funds scientific research, the government is investing in hope. The people with the purse strings believe the scientists...

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Believe it or not, people still read books. Despite the doom and gloom and often-reiterated refrain that young people today are illiterate, the world and...

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In 2010, Suffolk County hired a contractor to install cameras at certain dangerous, traffic-light intersections with the expressed purpose of improving public safety, since...

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Parents across the North Shore are hoping their teenagers will soon get to sleep in — even during the school year. Many studies now point...

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As local journalists, we spend many hours attending meetings. Many, many meetings. Our goal is to know what’s happening in our communities at every...

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On Wednesday, Aug. 14, New York’s Child Victims Act took effect. Under the law, people have one year to file a civil suit related...

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Americans feel sorrow and fear whenever we learn that a gunmen carrying a high-powered firearm has committed a mass shooting. In one week, three...