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I’m a Councilman and I have the Right to Talk

By   /  June 1, 2016  /  Community, Glen Cove, Politics, Uncategorized  /  1 Comment

Politicians make mistakes–some more than others.  President Barack Obama mispronounced “corpsman” as “corpse-man” when referring to a member of the U.S. Navy.  Former President George W. Bush remarked that certain individuals “misunderestimated” him. During this past Memorial Day parade in Glen Cove, Councilman Efraim Spagnoletti felt it was appropriate to march with the council and […]

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Behind the Scenes?

By   /  March 13, 2016  /  Glen Cove, Politics, The Beacon, Uncategorized  /  1 Comment

According to Wikipedia, Efraim Spagnoletti has been Glen Cove’s only councilman since Feb. 2014.  For those who are not familiar with the website, any user can edit its pages.  As a check on that process, the website’s moderators monitor them and remove spam or libelous content.  Per Wikipedia’s guidelines, a person who writes on a […]

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Some Waterfront Opponents Call for Glen Cove Boycott

By   /  January 31, 2016  /  Community, Glen Cove, Politics, Uncategorized  /  No Comments

In full disclosure, Mike Bruschini (founder of the Gold Coast Beacon) and I are administrators of a Facebook group known as the “Glen Cove Forum.”  I recently posted a screenshot of a website known as “boycottglencove.com” and called the group “fanatics.”  The group, which is allegedly known as “Boycott Glen Cove,” wants to punish local […]

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“Take it to the Streets!!”

By   /  July 24, 2015  /  The Beacon, Uncategorized  /  1 Comment

Here is the latest communication from Team Gallo.   “Time for Tony and the Team to ‘take it to the streets’!!…This campaign is going to be an all out war.”  There is nothing unusual about using rhetoric when preaching to the choir; however, the comments seem to echo a disconcerting theme that is quite familiar to […]

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Slezak: The Villa at Glen Cove is No Villa

By   /  October 9, 2014  /  Economy, The Beacon, Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Thank you for your outstanding turnout and participation in the very long, overdue Public Hearing we have ever had on The Villa Project.  This was the first time that WE, the people of Glen Cove and the neighboring towns, who are also adversely affected and will feel its ramifications as well, have even been given […]

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Lappano: The Taking Back of Glen Cove

By   /  October 7, 2014  /  Economy, Glen Cove, Politics, The Beacon, Uncategorized  /  No Comments

The Villa at Glen Cove has become a lightning rod for opposition to the building of high-density, mega residential communities in our town. Thanks to a handful of grass roots activists, the call went out to an otherwise uninformed populace, that this issue needed their immediate attention. To the surprise of the administration and the […]

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Hello world!

By   /  June 25, 2014  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

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