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Drunk Driving On the Rise: Drunk Drivers, Stay OFF the Road

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 Drunk driving causes more than 17,000 deaths annually, according to the New York State Police. This means there are 310 funerals each week, or one death every 30 minutes, in relation to drunk driving.  Since...

A Victory for the Voters

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In the most recent Republican congressional primary that took place on August 23 for the First and Second Congressional Districts, the victors were the taxpayers of Suffolk County (and a sliver of Nassau).  The purpose...

Latest Bond Campaign Advert Causes Backlash in Italian Community

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A new mailer paid by ‘Stand For New York’ – a PAC supporting Michelle Bond – has ruffled feathers in the First Congressional District of New York.  The new mailer likens LaLota to former Mayor...

Inflation Reduction, or Middle-Class Destruction?

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On Sunday, the Senate Democrats voted to pass the Inflation Reduction Act, which will ultimately approve the $430 billion bill that primarily covers climate, tax and healthcare after a lengthy negotiation process.  Democrats failed to...

Lynxes, Sloths, and What Else?

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With the recent controversy regarding sloths and a “man”-hunt for a missing presumed to be someone’s escaped pet Lynx, you might ask whether we were on an island off the coast of South America...

You Stay Classy, New York

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There’s one element to the attack against Congressman Lee Zeldin that perhaps hasn’t garnered attention. It wasn’t particularly shocking. Sure, it was detestable and condemned throughout the political spectrum from Governor Kathy Hochul down Suffolk...

Gas Prices Aren’t Falling, You’re Memory’s Failing

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While gas prices might seem to be falling, we must remember why? Has domestic production reached 2019 highs? Has geopolitical conflict subsided, offering a respite from the complications on foreign production? Has domestic demand...

Albany Taketh, and Albany Taketh Away

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If there is anything one-party rule has taught us since Democrats took control over the state Senate, anything is possible in New York. The Empire State continues to surprise even the most seasoned New...

Why Celebrate the Fourth?

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Anyone with a smartphone can recite to you a list of friends, notables or maybe just people they follow who have decided not to celebrate July 4. With each passing day, the many accomplishments...

The Slow Switch to Red in the Latino Community

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For decades, the Latino community was reliably Democratic. However, according to the National Republican Congressional Committee’s Battleground Survey Project’s recent poll, Democrats only hold a small advantage over Republicans with Hispanic voters -- at...

Assessing The Participation Generation

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They say sports teach life lessons and things you’ll take with you forever. So when did kids stop having to earn a spot or work hard for something? As the high school sports season come...

This National Superman Day, We Remember Our Everyday Heroes

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We at The Messenger hold absolute reverence for real-life superheroes. That is – police officers, firefighters, military members, healthcare workers, lifeguards and everyone else that works tirelessly to keep us safe.  “National Superman Day” was...

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