10/12/14 8:00am
KARL GROSSMAN

KARL GROSSMAN

I should have been suspicious last month driving into a gas station off the Long Island Expressway to fill up. I’d written a column in May about the effort of Suffolk County Legislator Jay Schneiderman (I-Montauk), who represents the Island, to require gas stations to make clearer the difference between the cash and credit prices of the fuel they sell. (more…)

09/21/14 12:00pm
KARL GROSSMAN

KARL GROSSMAN

The closing of four and likely five of the dozen casino hotels in Atlantic City should cause public officials in Suffolk County and New York State to wake up.

The fantasy of legalized gambling providing a huge boost to governmental economies is a bad bet.
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