Optimum Customers: Your Newsday access has been extended until Oct 1st. Enroll now to continue your access.

Important message for Optimum customers

Your Newsday digital access is changing as of 10/1

You recently received an email from Optimum’s parent company, Altice USA, informing you that Altice will no longer offer free Newsday digital access with Optimum's online service. Through an exclusive trial offer for Optimum customers, Newsday is pleased to extend your digital access at no cost until the end of the year.

I understand, no thanks
64° Good Evening
64° Good Evening

Security lapses

Amazing the dangerous things that can be snuck through lax security.

2014 electoral turnout

2014 electoral turnout
This year, we saw the lowest national voter turnout since 1942 (and that was because of World War II). Kowabunga.

Voter rebuttal

To quote “Dubya,” today you’re “the decider.”

Tax recognition

​After six-or-so intensive weeks of meeting and interviewing New York political candidates, I’ve noticed that the differences in position on the tax burden here is – regardless of political party or stripe – indiscernible, and therefore kind of meaningless.