Dr Tom Ferraro

Dr Tom Ferraro

326 Articles

Our Town: The Tiger Effect

This week Tiger Woods made his return to the top of golf by winning the 2018 Masters. This is his

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Our Town: George Balanchine’s ‘The Nutcracker’

Capri has those beauteous views of the cliffs and Paris has the Left Bank to take your breath away. So

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Our Town: The goddess of glass

Given the apparent dangers of travel in this time of COVID, the immediate question is why bother traveling at all.

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Our Town: Triumph of the Asian mindset in golf

The winner of the 85th Masters Tournament, golf’s biggest major, is the mild-mannered, unassuming Japanese golfer Hideki Matsuyama. This 29-year-old

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Our Town: The power of perception

Perception is defined as the ability to see, hear or become aware of something through the senses. Perception is something

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Our Town: Welcome to the world of the octagon

The joy of being a writer is that you’re constantly introduced to strange and exotic worlds and none more exotic

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Our Town: Auxiliary police help keep WP safe

I remember learning about the law of entropy back in high school physics. I think it stated that all systems

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Our Town: Williston Parks proves statue-esque

Ode to the Statues of Williston Park Williston Park does not have an Eiffel Tower to marvel at.  Nor do

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Our Town: Another world at North Shore country clubs

There are over 20 private country clubs on our “Gold Coast” with some ranked among the finest in the nation.

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Column: Queens versus Nassau, you decide

Since our nation is young it’s true by definition that every American is an immigrant from another land. I’d be

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Our Town: Davenport Press and what it means to be American

I was invited to a celebration luncheon this weekend by a political victor who was just reelected at Davenport Press

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Our Town: Dr. Alan Sloyer is true Renaissance man

A Renaissance man is defined as someone who is "well-educated, knowledgeable and proficient in a wide range of fields." So

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Our Town: Flirting

Odysseus, ‘the man of twists and turns,’ attempted to make his way back to his beloved family in Ithaca with

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Our Town: Flying monkeys star at Carltun on the Park

Everyone in Nassau County knows Eisenhower Park, but how much do they know about Carltun on the Park, the luxury

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Our Town: Five writers in search of a story

When my publisher Steve Blank asked me to join a Town Hall Meeting, I was happy to do so. It

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