Articles Tagged ‘Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’

‘Is there a War on Women?’

That was the question recently posed at the packed VFW Post 5253 hall in Albertson by Ann Salpeter Schockett, president of the Nassau County Federation…



Economist Malpass Announcing Bid for Senate

Republican David R. Malpass is making it official. He will challenge New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. Malpass, a top economist, is making the announcement Wednesday…



Childhood Obesity: A Growing Problem

Adrianne Goldenbaum, lunch director of the West Babylon School District for the past 30 years, witnesses the poor eating habits of many Long Island children in school cafeterias daily. She fears she may even have unintentionally contributed to them.

“When I first started in food service everything was made from scratch—Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, even the rolls,” Goldenbaum explains. “Then, all of a sudden, it became fast food and everything was fried and the caloric intake of meals was much higher.”