Frank Rizzo

Frank Rizzo is a journalist at Anton Media Group. With decades of experience in the industry, he is exceptionally equipped to cover local politics, business and other topics that matter to readers.

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Former Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor Venditto Dies At 70

He was a civic-minded man who coached youth sports, belonged to a long list of organizations.

Nassau County Updates Map Of Confirmed Coronavirus Cases

The Nassau County Department of Health, starting March 19, began releasing a daily map showing where residents who tested positive for the coronavirus live. County Health Commissioner Larry Eisenstein noted that testing labs, both private...

The Law & Order Death Index

Running from 1990 to 2010, Law & Order boasted one of the longest tenures in television history. Here are several notable actors from that Dick Wolf production who have passed on. Steven Hill District Attorney Adam Schiff Hill...

Gillibrand, At NCC, Touts Child Care Aid

College is expensive. So is child care. U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand wants to expand the circle of student-parents who receive federal child care support. In the present political climate, she was asked, might not there be...

Progressive Vision Meets Budget Gap

New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo unveiled his 10th executive budget on Jan. 21. It calls for spending $178.592 billion in fiscal year (FY) 2021, a $2.1 billion increase (1.2 percent) from FY 2020. Per law,...

Crime Takes A Dive In Nassau County

The dramatic decline in Nassau County’s crime rate was appropriately unveiled on Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. Both Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder credited the favorable crime statistics to law enforcement on...

Forget The Politics, Enjoy The Drama: The West Wing Celebrates 20 Years

With the debut of The West Wing on NBC in September, 1999, network television found the show that ushered in its own “Golden Age,” much like The Sopranos had done for cable. The series about a...

Downsized, But Not Down And Out

Forget the historically low unemployment numbers; any number of economists can point out what is misleading about them. One of the sad realities is that millions of white collar workers have been laid off and have...

New Law Establishes ‘Day Of Remembrance’

New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation establishing September 11th Remembrance Day. It was effective immediately on signing, which took place Sept. 9, and was operative for the anniversary two days later. The law...

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Coltrane Day Music Celebration Returns To Heckscher Park July 21

On Saturday, July 21, The John & Alice Coltrane Home in Dix Hills in conjunction with the Town of Huntington and the Huntington Arts...

A Sephardic Seder

When the “Kosher for Passover” products start appearing in the supermarkets I head to the dairy case to buy a dozen white eggs. They...

Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo @ The Paramount

August 30 Huntington Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo @ The Paramount 370 New York Ave. 8 p.m. $108.50, $98, $86.25, $76, $60, $54..631-673-7300 www.theparamountny.com [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=84TB8C50nos] Was there ever...

Getting My Driver’s License

It’s hard to believe, but I’m coming up on 45 years of driving. Full disclosure, I failed my permit test. Can you believe that? I...

Ramones Come Home To The Queens Museum

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Ramones seminal self-titled 1976 debut. So it’s fitting that the Queens Museum, which is literally in...
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