In Our Opinion: Ending hate must begin with kids
To the return of night flights at the Sidney Municipal Airport.Continued ...
In Our Opinion: All Colbert should have to be is good
Those of us at a certain age can perhaps be forgiven if we were to look wistfully back to a time when the only thing that mattered in the choice of a late-night television host was whether he was talented.Continued ...
In Our Opinion: Afghan vote says a lot about them ... and us
In November of 2012, a presidential election was held in the United States.Continued ...
In Our Opinion: Next step needed in Common Core battle
If the decision by some local parents to have their children opt out of state testing was meant to send a message to Albany, it may be working.Continued ...
- Thursday, April 10, 2014
In Our Opinion: 'Take Back the Night' sends needed message
One of the first "Take Back the Night" marches was organized in Philadelphia in 1975 in response to the murder of a young woman.Continued ...
- Wednesday, April 9, 2014
In Our Opinion: Equal pay still eludes female workers
Our younger readers might be surprised to learn that there was a time â€" not so very long ago â€" when if a female employee went to her boss and complained that she wasnâ€™t getting paid as much as a male employee doing the same or even a lower-level job, this is what she might be told.Continued ...
- Tuesday, April 8, 2014
In Our Opinion: Cheers and Jeers
Cheers to SUNY Cobleskill for taking the Pride of NY Pledge and Trooper Timothy West Jr. for assisting at a roadside birth; Jeers to an inconsistent traffic signal.Continued ...
- Monday, April 7, 2014
In Our Opinion: NIMBY attitudes won't solve our problems
Fracking gets a lot of attention around here, and rightfully so. Folks have every reason to educate themselves on whether horizontal fracturing for natural gas might be good for the local economy and whether it might have a deleterious effect on the areaâ€™s environment.Continued ...
- Saturday, April 5, 2014
In Our Opinion: Pets face risk when running wild
"Heartbreaking" is how Carol Mahoney described the death of her two dogs, who were shot in the face by Jared Boice.Continued ...
- Friday, April 4, 2014
In Our Opinion: Make informed decision on flood insurance
To buy flood insurance, or not to buy flood insurance.Continued ...
- Thursday, April 3, 2014
In Our Opinion: City manager concept still the way to go
If at first you don't succeed …Continued ...
- Wednesday, April 2, 2014
In Our Opinion: Budget looks good enough on paper
It's telling that the fact that New York managed an on-time budget this year is still a headline-grabber.Continued ...
- Tuesday, April 1, 2014
In Our Opinion: Cheers
To the Walton Theatre, Blendos Summer Leagues, and Klugo's Parkview Place.Continued ...
- Monday, March 31, 2014
In Our Opinion: Two hot races shaping up for fall
Anyone looking forward to an interesting election season this fall should already be licking his chops over a couple of juicy races that have sprung up recently.Continued ...
- Saturday, March 29, 2014
In Our Opinion: Casino would make sense for Schoharie
The 13-3 vote Friday by the Schoharie County Board of Supervisors to support developing a casino on land near Howe Caverns is intriguing, to say the least.Continued ...
- Friday, March 28, 2014
In Our Opinion: Young adults should opt for Obamacare
Hey there, young adult, how are you feeling?Continued ...
- Thursday, March 27, 2014
In Our Opinion: Still biting our nails over MOSA
"Post-MOSA planning is long overdue," was the headline on an editorial we wrote in October.Continued ...
- Wednesday, March 26, 2014
In Our Opinion: There's no vaccination link to autism
If you recently became the parent of a healthy child, we have two things to say to you.Continued ...
- Tuesday, March 25, 2014
In Our Opinion: Cheers
To Mariah Ruff, to a St. Baldrick's Foundation fundraiser, and state fund for fishing access.Continued ...
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