Opinion

Editorial:  Denying Death-Technology

Editorial: Denying Death-Technology

Photo Courtesy of the National Safety Council   These days it seems there’s always another cause to champion or an anniversary to commemorate.  Some months are…

Editorial:  Funding Achievement

Editorial: Funding Achievement

PHOTO: The NYFAC Autism Center on Cross Bay Boulevard in Howard Beach. File Photo On the heels of World Autism Awareness Day, we at The…

Editorial:  All Politics is Local

Editorial: All Politics is Local

PHOTO:  Photo Courtesy of Flickr/Natasha Blakely Former U.S. Representative from Boston and longtime Speaker of the House Thomas P. “Tip” O’Neill became popular for this…

Editorial:  United We Stand

Editorial: United We Stand

Go ahead. Name a Belgian invention. Better yet, find Belgium on a map, or name all three of its official languages. Probably, you can’t. But…

Editorial:  Do You Feel Lucky?

Editorial: Do You Feel Lucky?

Photo Courtesy of Flickr/Daniel Santiago Whether you’re Irish, Catholic, both, or even just like the color green, we at The Forum want to wish you…

Editorial: The Lady in Red

Editorial: The Lady in Red

PHOTO: Former President Ronald Reagan and First Lady Nancy Reagan. Photo Courtesy of The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation It’s odd to write these words, because…

Editorial:  In Case You Were Puzzled…

Editorial: In Case You Were Puzzled…

Photo Courtesy of Flickr/Edward Schwan At The Forum, we love when readers call us. We get all kinds of calls, mostly positive, occasionally negative. Why…

Editorial:  Revival

Editorial: Revival

Photo Courtesy of Flickr/Ted Kappes As storms surge, snow falls, and still, miraculously, groundhogs don’t see their shadows, we’d like to think that spring lies…

EDITORIAL:  Surge of Emotion

EDITORIAL: Surge of Emotion

Photo Courtesy of Facebook/Edwin Freiburg In almost any other coastal town, high tides come with their own set of headaches, but those headaches are practically…

Editorial:  Mayor, May I?

Editorial: Mayor, May I?

So, one of Queens’ own may challenge Hizzoner in the next mayoral race. “Stranger things have happened,” said someone when we asked him if the…

Editorial:  Plow-erful Choices

Editorial: Plow-erful Choices

In 2016, we are still somehow unprepared for blizzards, even here in the Northeast. We allot money to cover the plowing and the road repairs…