I have heard several pundits, congressmen and even the White House administration claim that “we are now in a war.” Unfortunately, it is a war that we’re woefully unprepared to go into, let al…

If Gov. Andrew Cuomo succeeds in tamping down the COVID-19 outbreak, he’ll be criticized for over-reacting. But if we fail to heed his leadership, many could die.

Hey, lookout! The New York State Board on Electric Generation Siting and the Environment released its recommended decision on Invenergy’s proposed 340-megawatt Alle-Catt Wind Farm.

The recent interest regarding the new majority of the Farmersville Town Board’s alleged violation of the open meetings law, for meeting with an attorney prior to the Jan. 6 meeting, is astonishing.

The holiday season has passed and the days are beginning to grow longer. Shorter days and long dark nights have always weighed heavily on the human race. And as the days began to lengthen and …

As we come off the elections of 2019, it’s imperative that we seriously think of the direction we want our country to go for the 2020 elections and beyond. We must start taking steps now to ma…

On the commentary page of Sept. 18, Leonard Pitts Jr. offered numerous slurs, lies, misrepresentations and unfounded accusations that demand response.

In this day and age of IT, in which a business or home can have all kinds of security that can turn things on and off and give alerts, it’s hard to believe that a sewer pump failed and did not…

In the June 27 issue of the Arcade Herald, Freedom Town Supervisor Randy Lester claimed that he is attempting to bring wind turbines into the area “for the Town of Freedom.”

I am a Catholic. That said, in the whole debate about abortion, I never see anyone talking about the outcome.

A state senator in Washington state, Maureen Walsh, was recently quoted as saying ”nurses in smaller hospitals probably play cards for a considerable amount of the day” during a debate about l…

I hope everyone had the opportunity to see the Olean High School production of “Fiddler on the Roof.” I truly believe every year the annual musical gets better and better.

History tends to repeat itself. In the deep South, during the Civil Rights movement, African American churches were targeted and attacked. In 2015, a church in Charleston, S.C. was attacked by…

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I have heard several pundits, congressmen and even the White House administration claim that “we are now in a war.” Unfortunately, it is a war that we’re woefully unprepared to go into, let al…

If Gov. Andrew Cuomo succeeds in tamping down the COVID-19 outbreak, he’ll be criticized for over-reacting. But if we fail to heed his leadership, many could die.

Hey, lookout! The New York State Board on Electric Generation Siting and the Environment released its recommended decision on Invenergy’s proposed 340-megawatt Alle-Catt Wind Farm.

Thursday, April 02, 2020

    I am a retired nurse and relative of a 66-year-old Walmart employee with COPD. Since he is both older and had a chronic illness, my relative requested permission to wear a homemade mask at wor…

    Tuesday, March 31, 2020

      Let’s compare only two states, California, with a population of approximately 40 million, and New York, with a population of approximately 20 million.

      Sunday, March 22, 2020
      Thursday, March 19, 2020

        I am saddened over the hoarding that is taking place in our community. I volunteer for St. Gianna Pregnancy Center of Cattaraugus County. This organization provides support to families in need…

        How nervous are some Democrats about Joe Biden’s chances against President Trump this November? Nervous enough to entertain the notion that another Democrat — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo — migh…

        ALBANY (TNS) — If you know anything about the coronavirus pandemic in New York, you know the state desperately needs ventilators.

        You’re still reeling from how botched the federal government’s response to COVID-19 has been. You won’t believe how messed up the census is.

        House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump has killed people by the way he has conducted himself during the coronavirus crisis, and, look, I am not going to say in reply that she h…

        How nervous are some Democrats about Joe Biden’s chances against President Trump this November? Nervous enough to entertain the notion that another Democrat — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo — migh…

        Ever since the beginning of the coronavirus outbreak, Democrats and their media allies have worked feverishly (pun intended) to pin the blame for the latter-day plague on President Donald Trump.

        WASHINGTON — In the best of all pandemic-ridden worlds, the coronavirus would spur powerful countries to cooperate with one another since everyone is facing the same danger.