LI Press: 50 Most Powerful Long Islanders

The 50 most influential Long Islanders of 2010. 8th Annual Power List. As published at Long Island Press newspaper. With community activists, community leaders, and plain old politicians from Nassau County and Suffolk County.

Power stories: More than 1 million Americans stuck in frigid darkness, etc.

I also read a news story this morning about a man, Marvin Schur of Michigan, who was found frozen to death in his home this week, he probably died a couple of weeks ago. He was older and living alone, and possibly had signs of dementia. After Marvin Schur did not pay his bills a […]

Even my mom wants to throw the bums out…

My mother is not that into politics. I was very amused and heartened that instead of the usual e-mail forward from her — make your own Christmas light postcard, the difference between men and women, etc. — I got the e-mail below, which she had cc’d to dozens of her suburbanite friends. Watch out Congress! […]