The intersection of South Oyster Bay Road and North Service Road in Syosset is so dangerous according to Nassau County Legislator Judy Jacobs and her constituents, that people who live on the nearby residential streets are practically trapped. Fortunately, the county's Department of Public Works agrees with Legislator Jacobs' idea to remedy the situation.
As you pull off New Jersey Turnpike Exit 4 at dusk, the sunset frames Philadelphia's city lights. The view evokes something like the thrill of seeing the Manhattan skyline. But your vantage point - River Avenue in Camden - lacks the glamour of the boroughs of Brooklyn or Queens.