Paul is a freelance writer.
Manhasset, Montauk, Massapequa, Merrick, Setauket. The names originally bestowed by Native Americans upon areas throughout Long Island still are spoken on a daily basis. And as we attend to the everyday necessities of urban and suburban life, we relate these names to the neighborhoods, businesses, schools and geography that are so familiar to us. Our associations may be modern, but the roots of the names retain the original… Read More »