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…

I am a very mature lady now, and during this long life I have tried to follow in my Savior’s footsteps — as God wants me to do, to love Him and take care of my neighbors.

I awoke early Friday morning to the terrible news from Christchurch, New Zealand, where 50 Muslims were gunned down and killed while at prayer, while many more were wounded.

It is hard for businessmen to watch what is going on with our politicians. In the business world, one tries to convince a potential buyer that you have something that might be better for the b…

It’s March 3, 1974, and you’re on Turkish Airlines Flight 981, a McDonnell Douglas DC-10, looking forward to your landing at London. The plane has just taken off from Paris and then, all of a …

March 22 is known globally as World Water Day, established by the United Nations in 1993 to highlight the importance of fresh water by advocating for sustainable management of water resources.

On Aug. 10, I attended a city of Olean Zoning Board of Appeals hearing in which St. John’s Roman Catholic Church was requesting a religious exemption to convert the convent on North Union Stre…

Back when the North Union Street project was already a “done deal,” I wrote regarding long-term ramifications, and here I am again now that a farmer’s market will be constructed in Lincoln Park.

This year’s holiday presence at the Olean Center Mall — our SPCA PAWtique — successfully concluded its annual run due to the enormous support of our amazing community. Thanks to you, we now ha…

This year’s holiday presence at the Olean Center Mall — our SPCA PAWtique — successfully concluded its annual run due to the enormous support of our amazing community. Thanks to you, we now ha…

First of all I thank Kathleen Kellogg for her column on the town of Farmersville (“Residents Should Direct Future of Their Town”) in the Jan. 13 edition of the Olean Times Herald. As always, h…

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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.

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    In 1954, a senator named Joseph McCarthy from Wisconsin waged war against communists in government and society. He saw the United States through red-colored glasses and was determined to expos…

    Immigration issues in the United States long ago devolved into the surreal, but it was still an eyebrow-raiser on Friday to see a press release from Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office giving tips to i…

    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.”

    Republican politicians and pundits intentionally overstated the extent to which Democrats were banking on Robert Mueller’s testimony. They imagined Trump-haters hanging breathlessly on Mueller’s every word, hoping to find the bombshell that makes the obstruction case against Trump.

    It is apparently part of Robert Mueller's contract with the media that he must always be described as "honorable" and a "lifelong Republican." (After this week, we can add "dazed and confused"…

    In a previous column I explored why 80% of white Evangelical Christians voted for Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election, and why most of those who did so continue to support him.

    WASHINGTON — Robert S. Mueller III isn’t expected to roll out any bombshells when he testifies before the House Judiciary and Intelligence committees on July 24.

    In the 2016 presidential election, 81% of white Evangelical Christian voters chose Donald Trump, a man whose personal history and treatment of others had shown him to be anything but a faithfu…