The program is remarkable in that residents and government appear to agree that a stand-and-fight approach to the coast will not work in all cases

Thumbing a collective nose at all who came before it

We may be seeing a glimpse of what is ahead here as sea level rise and erosion pit private interests against the public’s three and a half centuries’ of assurances that the beaches are theirs to use

The list is long, but these five are up to the task

While the timing of the complaint may have been part of October’s political warfare, the issue is serious and merits attention

New York is among some eight states that have declared the date a holiday for its employees; many other municipalities followed suit