Saturday, January 31, 2009
Friday, January 30, 2009
Thursday, January 29, 2009
Wednesday, January 28, 2009
...resumed this week in Israel where the President of the World Jewish Congress dubbed Marc Schneier "a lion of the rabbinate." More...
Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Monday, January 26, 2009
...diminishes us all, and none more so than that of John Timothy Wittschen (1980-2009), whose parents, Sharon and John, served the Village on the boards of Architectural Review and Zoning.
Sunday, January 25, 2009
Recently OtBB took note of the publication of the paperback edition of Rabbi Marc Schneier's 1999 volume, Shared Dreams: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Jewish Community. More...
Saturday, January 24, 2009
...a whole year since Jeanne and I wed!
We just discussed it, and by a vote of two-zip with no abstentions, we have decided that it was a splendid idea, and we congratulate ourselves for doing it.
Friday, January 23, 2009
Few saw this coming1, so the assault media haven't had a chance to examine her laundry yet, but the Governor's choice of Congresswoman Kirsten Gillibrand (D, 20th) to fill Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's U.S. Senate seat looks like a good choice... if for no other reason than the entertainment value. More...
Thursday, January 22, 2009
Updated 01/22/2009 - 11:37 am
I think it's safe to say that the honeymoon between the Mayor and the Deputy Mayor is over. More...
Tuesday, January 20, 2009
Monday, January 19, 2009
...and now we know that the Governor was lying!
A great method of measuring an official's honesty against his or her political acumen is to have the inside track on something while watching it be presented to the public. More...
Sunday, January 18, 2009
(Any relationship between this and the prior blog entry is, as the usual broadcast disclaimers go, purely coincidental!)
We knew that 11 September was going to change everything, and seven plus years later nowhere has it been more apparent than how we travel by air. More...
Friday, January 16, 2009
What a time to be contemplating air travel and have that U.S. Airways flight ditch in the Hudson River! More...
Tuesday, January 13, 2009
Monday, January 12, 2009
Trying to watch the AFC Football games this weekend meant tuning into the CBS network.
And that meant subjecting oneself to those revolting "farewell" messages More...
Sunday, January 11, 2009
Fresh off the biggest Democratic success in Southampton Town since Mardythe DiPirro bludgeoned five-time Supervisor Marty Lang into political retirement 21 years ago, party leader Mike Anthony stepped down Thursday and turned the reins over to Gordon Herr. More...
Friday, January 09, 2009
It was neither a lengthy meeting... even with the recognition handed out to the annual Holiday Lighting Contest winners... nor a particularly interesting one last evening.
About the most notable official event was the formal appointment of young Jeff Frano as a full-time Police Dispatcher, a welcomed move on several counts. More...
Wednesday, January 07, 2009
...the Suffrage Movement worse than anything since before women got the vote in 1920!
"In her first act as the newest member of the Southampton Town Board, Councilwoman Sally Pope More...