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Tyson July 24, 2014 at 03:32 pm
I have my own penalty and it's not $1000, it's death the old fashioned way, no jury, no courts, noRead More body,
Sasha Marston July 24, 2014 at 04:05 pm
It had long been a habit (15y) to tie my dog to a tree in a parking lot, in clear sight of theRead More convenience store. I distinctly remember the time a car was driving around my dog so eerily, I felt he was going to get snatched. I paid attention and got to him quickly.
lindyhomegal July 24, 2014 at 04:13 pm
Paying the thief to bring the dog back is self-induced ransom. As much as I would be distraught ifRead More it happened to me, it's a bad idea. I think that would only encourage more people to steal dogs for the 'ransom'.
MK Smith July 23, 2014 at 09:38 am
I'm sorry Stephen Labate lost, but he's right. The most important thing to do now is to dump SteveRead More Israel. Steve forgot about his job to represent us and instead now worships at the Nancy Pelosi altar.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Patch file photo.
Emilia July 14, 2014 at 02:29 pm
Thank you, TJ; your comments are on the mark! You brought us back to the real issue: A person'sRead More right over her own body.
Linda carullo July 14, 2014 at 03:19 pm
Hi Emilia How do you know I am Catholic? Making quite an assumption there, aren't you? You're theRead More one who went to Catholic school for 8 years - according to one of your posts. Guess none of the 10 Commandments stuck in your moral fiber.... Remember the one , " Thou shalt not kill ?" Oh, or that one for the new doctors - the Hippocratic Oath ? First of all - Do no HARM ? And you were a history teacher? Glad I wasn't in your dogmatic class where it must have been your way or the highway. You say that Dogfood and I are too emotional?? And then there's you, so very logical, aren't you? Now that you have said you were a history teacher . All I can say is Wow !and you STILL think wars are about religion? Jeez, where did you go to college? Those who don't study the past are doomed to repeat it....as you know, being a history teacher. Still waiting for your comments on the Mother Teresa quotes . Funny, how you just skipped over them. And chose instead to attack my logic with sarcasm? And also my personal story? What's your personal story ? Guess it's not germane to the subject. Mine was - that's why I shared it. And you chose to denigrate it. try looking up Rowe vs Wade and see where those people are now and what they now believe, it's very enlightening .But you don't ever seem to have any background info. The vast majority of abortions are a form of birth control. Don't believe me ? Look it up. You just seem to be really threatened by someone's OPINION ( and that's all it really is - in the scheme of things) that your belief is not a moral one and that it is ok to murder the unborn and you just go on and on....maybe you yourself have had an abortion. I don't know because you have not shared your story and you have every right not to. But I chose to ... And for you to say that the story took the place of logic is sad to me. Because you know that was not the reason I shared it.... So, in closing I have to say that we are all very lucky to have the right to disagree in public forums like this and no secret police are showing up at our doors. I am done sharing my thoughts. Hopefully I have planted some seeds that will take root and maybe just one of the women reading this will change her mind and offer her child up for adoption. And may that child grow up to invent something that will save lives,enrich our minds, ignite a passion in us, etc. And to those of you who got so angry , well I hope I made you at least think about your basic beliefs and I leave you with one last question ..... " what if you are wrong? " Take care everyone . PS I don't even live in Westchester County , and this email from The Harrison Patch just appeared in my email a few days ago. Go figure ......
Emilia July 14, 2014 at 05:18 pm
Ms Carullo: First of all, LEARN HOW TO READ! I never said that I was a history teacher. Actually,Read More I taught high school English. Let me address some of your statements. !) I never said the you were Catholic; 2) I do live by the 10 commandments, contrary to what you believe. You and I have a different opinion about the 5th one, obviously; 3) The Mother Teresa quote is not relevant to me or the issue. There are many wonderful, benevolent women out there who have unselfishly given of themselves, as she did, who don't share her views about "killing a child." And they are not necessarily steeped in such a religious background. You just chose one whose views came from her Catholic upbringing; 4) And again, let me point out that you chose to ignore my comment that you contradicted yourself when you said that, "Women should be responsible for their own bodies." That is faulty logic on your part. By the way, thank you for saying that I am "so very logical." I strive to be logical and, unlike you, I realize that my personal story is not relevant to the issue at hand. Lastly, I find it scary to think that you are any kind of teacher, the way you ramble on with emotional baggage and issues personal to you, infusing religion into debates where it does not belong, and throwing logic to the wind. I sincerely hope that you kept religion out of your classroom, if you teach in a public school.
Arguendo July 14, 2014 at 07:43 am
And how is the Town's PSEG-LI pole tear-down and feeder cable undergrounding litigation going?Read More Anyone else sense we are on a slow walk to nowhere? The Town and its elected officials are looking particularly ineffective, first bamboozled then stonewalled by the serial liars at PSEG-LI. Of course this assumes the Town officials ever intended to do more than issue press releases to make them appear interested -- while collecting campaign "donations".
Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Patch file photo.
Tony Patrick July 16, 2014 at 03:54 pm
NY State under Cuomo Governorship: 570 jobs lost - Sikorsky Aircraft-closed 174 jobs lost -Read More Dal-Tile Corp-closed 592 jobs lost - Archcare Inc-closing 375 jobs lost - Ralcorp- closing 2 plants 84 jobs lost - Vette Thermal Solutions – moving to NH 350 jobs lost - Daikin McQuay-moving Auburn plant to Tennessee 86 jobs lost - Oberdorfer foundry in DeWitt, NY is closing in May 65 jobs lost - Advanced Monolythic Ceramics in Olean – moving to CA 35 jobs lost - Bombardier Mass transit – closing 50 jobs lost - Spectrum Plastics – closing 160 jobs lost - Menands company (Albany International) – moving to NH by end of 2013 700 jobs lost - IBM June 2013 400 jobs lost - Bausch & Lomb HQ leaving Rochester, NY 2,000 jobs lost - Remington expanding $32m ammunition plant outside Cuomo's business & 2nd Rights hostile NY 100+ jobs lost - Kahr Firearms Group - heading to Pennsylvania to avoid business risks faced in NY under Cuomo 200 jobs lost - December 2013 update: General Electric has announced it will move 200 jobs from its capacitor plant in Fort Edward, NY to Florida in order to cut costs. 600 jobs lost - Alcoa's decision to shut down the Massena East plant announced January 2014. 525 jobs lost - The Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp. announced Tuesday January 22, 2014 that it will be closing its Old Mill Road plant in the next two to three years, a move that will affect hundreds of local employees. 75 jobs lost - Premier Tool & Die Cast Corp. Chautauqua, NY - will close its operations May 2014 300 jobs lost - Penguin Group USA Incorporated a/k/a Penguin Random House announced the elimination of ~ 300 jobs - going to Westminster, Md., and Crawfordsville, Ind. and out of NY State by year end. 72 jobs lost - Dewitt Plant Relocates To Mexico announced March 2014. 200 jobs lost - Adecco to move 200 HIGH PAYING JOBS from its headquarters from Melville, LI to Jacksonville, Florida 90 jobs lost - Gaylord Bros.will be moving out of Cicero, NY for greener pastures in Wisconsin. March 2014 425 jobs lost - ConAgra Closing two (2) New York Plants announced March 2014. 35 jobs lost - Kodak to Layoff 35 Workers announced March 2014. 600 jobs lost - Ascena Retail Group moving jobs from PA & NY to Mahwah, NJ (not all 600 jobs are coming from NY, but if you assume half of the 600 do, it's still heartbreaking news. 178 jobs lost - Entenmann's closing Bay Shore, NY bakery - Announced March 2014
Dons Wife July 16, 2014 at 05:06 pm
So you're saying the Governor is not business friendly? We're talking apple & oranges. Let'sRead More take Adecco in Melville NY - They are moving because they've consolidated with another Co. who's HQ is in FL.....That I know for a fact.
Dons Wife July 16, 2014 at 06:49 pm
Jack you definitely need prayers, and I will say one for you so that when you grow up, you willRead More become a better person.
hoto credit: Patch file photo
Steve Green July 11, 2014 at 08:52 pm
LOL! Must be a whole lot of medical emergencies every day, every minute, eh? What is thisRead More "self-righteous" crap? Going over 80 MPH is just plain dangerous. You're quick to call others "self-righteous". But what about your attitude? Entitled. Speed-addicted? Affluenza? Enough name-calling. Let's find some common ground that's also safe to everyone on the road. Job pressures, productivity demands, stressful commutes, economic stress. We are all pressured. Don't take it out on each other. Give the 99% a break and tax the Koch Brothers and their ilk. Then maybe we'd all be a little more relaxed.
Sean Hassett July 17, 2014 at 12:08 am
I have many times been behind someone in the left lane driving below, sometimes way below, the speedRead More limit. On passing, I have seen them on the phone, texting, reading a book, looking at a map, all sorts of crazy stuff. So yes, NY should have a slow-poke law. I drive I-95 often and CT should also have a slow-poke law. The left lane should only be for passing slower traffic, not passing the time of day. In places where there are only two lanes, plan ahead when coming to an on-ramp, move over to the left to allow traffic to enter, then move back when it's safe. Never drive below the speed limit in the left lane.
Steve Green July 18, 2014 at 11:19 am
Yes, Sean, I totally agree. The oblivious slow driver in the left lane is an obnoxious danger to allRead More other drivers. Another one: the obvious drunk driver who insists on staying in the left lane. Why? Isn't he/she just drawing more attention and possible arrest? But these are anecdotes. The bottom line is: we don't care very much about each other any more. Why do narcissists park in No Parking/No Standing zones, creating a traffic problem, when plenty of spots are readily available? There's a much bigger social/cultural issue here; we're all just complaining about the symptoms.
Sen. Jack  M.  Martins , Sen. Carl Marcellino  and  Sen. Kemp  Hannon. Credit: Office of Sen. Jack Martins
Arguendo July 2, 2014 at 06:15 pm
"Settle" on what basis? Costs can't be allowed to increase unless fares (or state subsidy)Read More go up. Are you asking the Governor to give away your money?
Roland A. Ericsson July 3, 2014 at 07:53 am
Money aside, I often see and hear references to antiquated work rules being the driver of increasingRead More costs. Does anybody know what these work rules are? As to my knowledge, nobody seems to be willing to let the riding public know.
Donald Hecht July 3, 2014 at 12:28 pm
Citizens to Martins: we haven't forgotten that you voted against the Marriage Equality Act, andRead More against the Compassionate Care Act in the Senate Health Committee. Your expressed concern about LIRR fares is a thinly veiled Republican partisan attack on Cuomo. You are kidding no one. You don't give a damn about your constituents. We will look at your whole sad record and vote accordingly in November. Perhaps your Master Skelos can find a job for you after that.
15 Grumman Road West/Google Maps
Dons Wife July 17, 2014 at 10:40 am
Tony - Read Capicu's link----and Pope Francis also said we should welcome and accept them.
Tony Patrick July 17, 2014 at 10:47 am
because its not in his backyard. i am sure he will be singing a different tune when muslims fromRead More the middle east continue to flee the conflicts and come to italy, as is the rest of europe.
CAPICU July 17, 2014 at 10:47 am
Dons Wife ..with all due respect I'm not for it.. just to clarify
Grant Lally, left, and Stephen Labate, right.
Leslie June 26, 2014 at 09:47 am
As per Nassau County Board of Elections website: Representative in Congress 3rd DistrictRead More (VOTE FOR) 1 (WITH 338 OF 338 PRECINCTS COUNTED) Grant M. LALLY. . . . . . . . . 1,659 47.66 Stephen A. LABATE. . . . . . . . 1,806 51.88 WRITE-IN. . . . . . . . . . . 16 .46 Total . . . . . . . . . 3,481 It shows that Labate won without the 500 counted.
TJ Eckleburg June 26, 2014 at 01:56 pm
Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum... who cares
karen from East Northport June 27, 2014 at 06:41 pm
Oh Leslie, I hope you are right!
karen from East Northport June 25, 2014 at 07:17 pm
Still to close to call it people. 500 Ballots still need to be counted.
pbug56 June 25, 2014 at 09:03 pm
Other then one having some military background, is there any practical difference between them?Read More Both have promised to take away health care from the millions of people who finally have it - hardly something I would look forward to. I read a comment from someone that the tea whackers want to eliminate and then replace ObamaCare/RomneyCare with something else - but refuse to tell us what the new program would be, and won't explain how the right wing liked these ideas - created by the right wing think take Heritage Society, until Obama endorsed them.
TJ Eckleburg June 26, 2014 at 03:33 pm
Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum
Patch adams June 25, 2014 at 09:20 pm
Drunken shyster wench is a perfect fit for dc
Jack June 27, 2014 at 02:06 pm
Let's not forget what Kathleen Rice did three years ago. Working with the state police, she raidedRead More about 6 sporting goods stores in Nassau County that sold firearms. All the owners and employees were arrested and charged with selling "illegal assault weapons." Rice held press conferences and issued press releases about how she was "protecting the public" against the "evil store owners selling firearms that are used by terrorist to kill out children." And what do you think happened? Every one of those arrested had their charges dropped! The charges were so blatantly false that even the ATF did not want anything to do with the raid. Neither did Nassau County PD. That is why Rice brought in the state police. And the repercussion? One of those falsely arrested sued Nassau County and won a $12 million judgment! And other cases are pending. That skank Kathleen Rice went out of her way to ruin the lives of two dozen innocent people to score political points. And you the taxpayer will be paying for it! And I believe Rice will go to Congress with a landslide victory? Why? Because YOU - all of YOU - are far too lazy, apathetic, misinformed, and just too stupid to know the truth about this horrible woman.
Eddie June 27, 2014 at 03:15 pm
Jack, no Democrat would let facts cloud the issue. She's for killing babies, restricting rights,Read More raising taxes and redistribution successful folks' wealth to underachieving losers. What else does any Democrat want?
Blakeman (L) and Scaturro (R).
Sent from my Lear Jet June 25, 2014 at 05:19 pm
Bruce is Al Damato's creation, not Mondello's. Bruce is another version of Dan Quayle/Sarah PalinRead More in the brains department--goes around smiling all the time while Paul M'Cartney et. al. are banging his wife like a screen door. I don't like Rice but better her than Bruce.
Dons Wife June 25, 2014 at 06:26 pm
@Joe, Lol-Too funny, I know we all have to go eventually, but didn't think you were going to say itRead More out loud. My colleagues were cracking up.......
joe thrapp June 25, 2014 at 06:41 pm
Yes, we all have to go eventually. Have a good night.
Zephyr Teachout. Photo credit: Fordham University
knee jerk July 6, 2014 at 06:15 pm
OK, I get it now Tired, Obama blamed Bush the Stupid, Stupid can blame Clinton and Clinton can blameRead More Bush the First or perhaps Monica for upending his pendulum?
Tired of Excuses July 6, 2014 at 07:10 pm
That's politics.......that's why I don't believe any of them.....much better to be independent andRead More not buy into any faux agenda.....
Robert Fishman July 10, 2014 at 09:14 am
KJERK Nice, just make up what you need to fit your position? Bush did not blame Clinton. That is aRead More tactic reserved for the lying Democrat party. No personal responsibility just blame others like a teenager does. If Bush is stupid then Obama is brain dead.
Tracey Weinstein June 25, 2014 at 12:11 am
Hey Joe- who won
Chris June 25, 2014 at 09:00 am
The Voters deserve what they get. The decline in the quality of life in New York has been going onRead More for quite some time now. It will continue. Who won? Party Politics won.
Tracey Weinstein June 25, 2014 at 10:54 am
Have to put the loss on Frank and his poor campaigning strategies. He has gone down in votes inRead More each of the three primaries he lost.
mark June 25, 2014 at 08:17 am
the only reasons this remains illegal is because theres so much money to be made keeping it illegal.Read More Theres tons of money being made in jailing people and even more to be made by keeping it a black market commodity.
BRADY June 30, 2014 at 06:25 pm
Good noew this can be teamed up with all the bogus Disabled Plates and Disabled parking permitsRead More issued by state and city agencies
SCOTT July 8, 2014 at 04:05 pm
Please legalize it quick, my lips itch for a nice smooth water bong with a choke on it, ROLL ROLLRead More ROLL A JOINT, PASS IT DOWN THE LINE, TAKE A TOKE AND HOLD THE SMOKE AND BLOW YOUR FCKN MIND. Light up AMERICA you to Cuomo still.
This hit-and-run crash in Greenlawn left a woman seriously injured last year.  Credit: Steve Silverman
Frank Esposito June 22, 2014 at 09:36 am
Actually Eddie, the way the previous laws were written, there was incentive to run. Be careful withRead More that "police state" talk and save it were needed. Here were do not have issue if you look at it correctly. P.S., if you are wearing a tinfoil hat, please do not reply. Thanks!
Richard June 26, 2014 at 04:21 pm
hit and run should be taken serious and these people should be arrested and maybe lose thereRead More licenses for a certain period.
Robert Fishman July 10, 2014 at 09:19 am
Have a couple wines with your dinner, get in a car, get bagged by a rogue DWI cop a mile from yourRead More home looking for eight hours OT in processing you. Your world is destroyed, misdemeanor record, 5000k in fines, insurance upped 100%, mandatory courses, NYS surcharges in the 1000s and not to mention 5000k on a criminal attorney. Hit and run.....driving without a license.....we here it all the time....license suspended 22 times??? Welcome to NY land of the libs and corrupt.
joe thrapp June 23, 2014 at 04:46 pm
Bob, whoever gave him the job the only qualification was to have friends in High Places. I don'tRead More know how he lost this patronage job. In 2008 the Democrats took over the Governors Mansion in Albany. I guess they have their own list of cronies to give patronage jobs to.
Jack June 23, 2014 at 10:16 pm
I'm voting for Abrahams- I think the democrats are hypocrites for allowing that wacky questionablyRead More woman Rice to run against a black man. If they truly believe in diversity then Rice shouldn't be forcing Abrahams to the back of the bus. The new district was gerrymandered to incapsulate as many blacks and hispanics inorder to give an affirmative actionn candidate the election. By having Rice, who we don't really know where she lives, running throughs the whole diversity mantra into flux. Western Nassau County has become a black and hispanic enclave. Solid communities of Nassau County have become centers of crime and disorder like Elmont, Inwood, ValleyStream, Hempstead, Roosevelt, Uniondale, New Hyde Park, etc etc etc.
Jack June 23, 2014 at 10:18 pm
I'm voting for Abrahams- I think the democrats are hypocrites for allowing that wacky questionablyRead More woman Rice to run against a black man. If they truly believe in diversity then Rice shouldn't be forcing Abrahams to the back of the bus. The new district was gerrymandered to incapsulate as many blacks and hispanics inorder to give an affirmative actionn candidate the election. By having Rice, who we don't really know where she lives, running throws the whole diversity mantra into flux. Western Nassau County has become a black and hispanic enclave. Solid communities of Nassau County have become centers of crime and disorder like Elmont, Inwood, Lawrence, ValleyStream, Hempstead, Roosevelt, New Hyde Park, etc etc etc.
Patch file photo
Eva Radke June 14, 2014 at 09:33 am
Maybe jilted ex-boyfriends will actually have to pay the consequences for using exes' sexuality as aRead More form of punishment and humiliation. Good.
Jo Keohane June 14, 2014 at 11:12 am
Pearl, I guess the person who is in the picture will decide.
Rods July 7, 2014 at 06:03 am
Karen June 2, 2014 at 07:41 pm
The taxes are too high for seniors and disabled or unemployed and for everyone without children inRead More EM schools. Cut the fat salaries of the Superintendent and Administrators!
Adam May 20, 2014 at 10:05 am
al·leg·ed·ly /əˈlejidlē/ adverb 1. used to convey that something isRead More claimed to be the case or have taken place, although there is no proof. synonyms: reportedly, supposedly, reputedly, purportedly, ostensibly; More
Adam May 20, 2014 at 10:05 am
although there is no proof.
Utility poles on Port Washington Blvd. Credit: File Photo
allen kroft May 22, 2014 at 11:06 pm
ina, There was not enough public outrage in town to convince the local pols to stick their necks outRead More and take on PSEG and Albany. Some people tried to keep the issue alive through a petition and a website (Keepthenorthshorebeautiful.com) and handing out fliers, etc. but there was not a real sustained grass roots activism in town, which would be necessary to halt a project like this. Now it seems that Albany and PSEG will have their way in bringing this pestilence to our community.
Arguendo May 25, 2014 at 10:30 am
Every one of "our" local legislators and representatives deserves to be turned out onRead More their calculated slow walk and their pathetic failure to act. East Hampton was far more responsive and activist. And how about "Residents," who were more interested in advancing their Main Street agenda than defeating the PSEG pole campaign, as evidenced by the wording of their self-serving petition.
Arguendo May 30, 2014 at 10:29 am
EAST HAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Twenty East Hampton residents and a business group have sued theRead More Long Island Power Authority and PSEG Long Island over a new power line. The suit says the 6-mile overhead transmission line has lowered property value by about $300 million and threatened aquifers with a chemical used to treat poles. Newsday (http://nwsdy.li/1kbBMhp) says the suit seeks $50 million in damages and for emotional distress. The residents and the Long Island Businesses for Responsible Energy also seek an injunction requiring the utilities to remove the poles and bury the transmission lines. PSEG declined to comment on the suit. But the company says it was confident its approach to the project was proper. It says the chemical used to treat the poles is standard "industry practice." http://poststar.com/news/state-and-regional/hampton-residents-sue-utilities-over-power-line/article_8e633bcb-838c-5b43-bd1f-2ab3c6d24ba9.html
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