Many Americans, who appear to know — or care — less and less about our nation’s history, nevertheless are likely to have at least a vague understanding that World War I was one of our “good wars.”

I recently worked on a feature story that turned my thoughts toward the nature of friendship. The piece was about two long-time friends, Thom Torrey and the late Jim Monterville. They’d met th…

The League of Women Voters of Cattaraugus and Allegany Counties was delighted to co-sponsor last Thursday’s 23rd Congressional District debate with the Olean Times Herald.

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I came to Olean by chance with an associate looking for work in 1974. I got married, built up my practice, we raised our children — we flourished and accomplished our dreams.

Lost in the controversy over the non-renewal of the contract with Southern Tier Anesthesiologists is this fact: We have a hospital in Olean that other communities much larger than ours can onl…

I was glad to see psychological “projection” mentioned in Dr. Nicholas Waddy’s column (Aug. 7, 2018), “Is Trump the grown-up in the room?”

Monday, November 12, 2018

    As a mechanical engineer with 15 years experience in wind energy, I oppose installation of industrial wind power in Western New York, specifically the Farmersville proposed Invenergy wind farm.

      Seven months ago we began the Braeden Clark Benefit Fund to raise funds for the Clark family to modify their home to meet their son’s physical challenges. Braeden has Friedreich’s ataxia, whic…

      The League of Women Voters of Cattaraugus and Allegany Counties was delighted to co-sponsor last Thursday’s 23rd Congressional District debate with the Olean Times Herald.

      (TNS) In the moments before, during and just after Wednesday's gubernatorial primary campaign, candidates and campaign workers sought to spin the evening's contest one way or another.

      Republicans are understandably distraught when they hear the mainstream media endlessly repeating the mantra that there will be an historic “blue wave” in the November midterm elections. President Trump's allegedly incompetent and borderline-tyrannical misrule of the rightfully indignant Ame…

      With some glee, Democrats are celebrating what they presume is the demise of President Trump's nominee to be the next Justice of the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh. The allegations made agains…

      The United States of America is, among many other things, a nation, and the left has long made clear its contempt for nationalism, patriotism and other relics of what it considers to be humani…