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I think Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II likes President Donald Trump.
Fiscal discipline can help family goals
Reader letters to Newsday about household chemicals and saving money.
LI owes a lot to its zoning rules
Don't blame local regulations for the lack of housing affordability in Nassau and Suffolk.
Empanel a grand jury for Freeport police incident
Quick action is needed to assure residents and quell outrage.
Podcast: Newsday and Levittown
Archives help tell how the paper and the development grew up together.View
The Point: School bond season begins
The Point is Newsday's daily opinion newsletter.
Why are health care prices hidden?
Most Americans have no idea what a health care service costs before they get it. That must change.
Kamala Harris should never have run for president
Harris rocketed to the top tier of candidates early, then plummeted to the ground, her campaign broke.
See Matt Davies' latest cartoon
Matt Davies is Newsday Opinion's cartoonist.View
Ukrainian incident is similar to what happened in 2016
The Ukraine incident is highly reminiscent of what happened in 2016.
Too much info on the Baldwins
Reader letters to Newsday about inappropriate comic strips, the Baldwin family and more.
Our complicated search for a home
Although my family chose not to live in Levittown, that decision follows a history of discrimination and segregation.
A major step for affordable housing on LI
We hope that other projects like Matinecock Court won't take 40 years to get underway