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May 14, 2004
This past winter has been extremely hard on our plants, leaving behind many dead and damaged from winter burn and low temperature injury. For the damaged plants, I would recommend they be fertilized to help ...
Why Aren't You in a Fantastic Relationship?
May 13, 2004
Why aren't you in a fantastic relationship? You could be. Below is an e-mail I got today. It is like many others I get on a regular basis. It is from a good-looking, successful person, ...
Does Your Marriage often feel like Re-runs or Instant Replays?
May 13, 2004
Does Your Marriage often feel like Re-runs or Instant Replays? Maybe it's time to switch the channel. What happens when the dishes are left in the sink instead of being put in the dishwasher? The ...
Walking Down Harm's Way
May 10, 2004
JC grew up in a middle class neighborhood. He was an average student and an athlete. He loved sports. What he lacked in ability, he possessed in passion and heart for whatever sport he played. ...
Its better to have love and to have lost then......yea - I don't think so
May 08, 2004
So there's this problem I have, but thankfully I guess, I know I have it. See I'll meet someone and 9 times out of 10 I'll automatically dismiss that person due to something stupid and ...
Keep Moving No Matter What
May 07, 2004
What words would you use to describe your career these days? Uncertainty, fear, frustration? All very normal words for our very un-normal times. Sometimes when we are working very hard in our careers we don't ...
Have I Made Myself Clear?
May 05, 2004
Communication is a remarkable occurrence. What in this life could occur without it? As individuals, members of religious, political, industry, medical or other affiliation groups, or as representatives of a business enterprise, we spend countless ...
Government Lacks Vision And Creativity
May 03, 2004
We are fortunate to live in one of the wealthiest counties in New York State. The list of dedicated public servants is endless. Voluntary public service is substantial in many of our small towns and ...
If I had a witty title - Would it make you more interested?
May 03, 2004
See, this is what I don't understand. Almost any girl I know, myself included, wants to meet a man that they can talk to. That they can relate to. That they can trust and build ...
HIPAA and The Media: Things Are Not the Same
April 30, 2004
The federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) gives patients and their medical records specific legal rights to privacy and confidentiality. The privacy provisions under HIPAA specify what kinds of patient information must
Legal Marketing: Believe in the Invisible*
By Debra Scala Giokas
April 29, 2004
*This article has first appeared in the Nassau Lawyer and then the Suffolk Lawyer. The practice of law is a mature profession, but an immature business. And the reality of the situation, especially in times ...
Home Security Without Breaking the Bank- Part I
April 27, 2004
BY JIM CORBETT Dedicating some time and effort to improve the security of your home is something all of us want to do but we don't seem to get around to it. Another excuse we ...
Sculpture Gardens Art: Nassau County Museum of Art
April 26, 2004
So, what's going on at the Nassau County Museum of Art in Roslyn Harbor? Plenty! To get to the Georgian Mansion, you pass through some of the gardens and pass by some of the sculpture ...
CRUISE IN RUSSIA AND SAVE A LIFE
April 26, 2004
Travelers will have a rare opportunity to cruise Russian waterways this August, while helping to save the lives of chidren with cardiac defects, by participating in the Gift of Life VIP Cruise. Sponsored by Rotary ...
OBITUARY FOR A LOST BIRD
April 25, 2004
OBITUARY FOR A LOST BIRD BY STEVE PANZENHAGEN If you are feeling a little sensitive right now, then don't read this article now. I am really pissed off at someone and I don't know who ...
Heart of Glass
April 24, 2004
So I was talking to a friend the other day who read my most recent column and was disappointed in me apparently. Not so much at the idea of "F.W.B' that got to her, it ...
An Insidious And Infectious Disease
April 23, 2004
JD is twenty-five years old. He was recently found lying in the street all scraped and bloody. He had just finished binging on crack cocaine. For the past four years, JD has been using crack ...
Friends with benefits....yep that's right
April 21, 2004
So there's this tradition that has seem to come about in the whole 'embrace your sexuality and own it' generation we are living in. People who don't either have the time or the want for ...
Conquering Fear of Committment & Couples Therapy
April 20, 2004
By Lauralyn Harter For some girls, their wedding day is something they always dreamed about. The thick, shiny white satin, the glittering tiara perched high on their heads like Cinderella or some imaginary princess. The ...
The Maze Of Antiquated American Education
April 15, 2004
Most Americans are deeply troubled by the escalating conflict in Iraq and Israel. The growing list of American casualties is deeply disturbing. Young Americans who volunteer for military service know that there is a risk ...