I fear the email sent to the seniors of the class of 2020 at Allegany-Limestone was a knee-jerk reaction to a message from the Chicago police detective that was unexpected.

At the Allegany-Limestone graduation ceremony on June 26, the commencement address was given by Matthew Bouch, a Chicago police detective and A-L alum, who shared a controversial viewpoint tha…

When a brick was thrown through WT Hair salon’s window this past weekend the gratitude associated with the feeling of progress toward increased equality in our community was diminished.

As family members, we were a part of the Friday night graduation ceremony for Allegany-Limestone High School’s Class of 2020. We thought that Chicago Police Detective Matt Bouch gave one of th…

Folks, on a recent evening I rode my bike around the Henley Street/St. Bonaventure loop. I passed at least 50 people, none of whom had masks.

Stand up, get out, defy this illegal, unconstitutional lockdowns of our country, our states and our lives.

Last week, President Trump responded to a report from a program director in a top-level U.S. science lab that sunlight and certain disinfectants were able to kill the coronavirus quickly. I wa…

DIY (do it yourself) is quite the popular acronym, almost as popular as COVID (coronavirus disease). From DIY PPE (personal protective equipment) such as masks, face coverings and gowns to the…

Much has been reported, broadcast and written about the coronavirus pandemic. It is very difficult to process all the information available about staying at home, social distancing, masks, tes…

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…

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I fear the email sent to the seniors of the class of 2020 at Allegany-Limestone was a knee-jerk reaction to a message from the Chicago police detective that was unexpected.

At the Allegany-Limestone graduation ceremony on June 26, the commencement address was given by Matthew Bouch, a Chicago police detective and A-L alum, who shared a controversial viewpoint tha…

When a brick was thrown through WT Hair salon’s window this past weekend the gratitude associated with the feeling of progress toward increased equality in our community was diminished.

Thursday, July 09, 2020

    I noticed something obvious but annoying that occurs the first of every month. It’s my water/sewer bill from the city of Olean.

    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    Tuesday, July 07, 2020

    During times of chaos and division, uncertainty and unrest, tension and suffering, we look to our leaders to help guide the ship. We look to our leaders to bring clarity, solutions, resolve, a…

    President Trump hasn’t found an international organization he hasn’t wanted to essentially destroy. But the broken clock is right about the World Health Organization: It needs serious reform, …

    WASHINGTON (TNS) — For five years, ever since Donald Trump announced he was running for president, we have heard allegations that he is inappropriately obsessed with Russia. Millions of Americans have dismissed such a suggestion as ridiculous.

    “DC should be a state. Pass it on.” That’s the message supporters of D.C. statehood pushed on social media late last week as the U.S. House of Representatives prepared to vote on D.C. statehood.

    So we were having dinner when my wife said, “It still feels weird that you’re not going into the TV room to watch baseball later on. Kind of sad, really.”

    Commentators have been busy trying to discern what Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. was up to when he joined the Supreme Court’s four liberals Monday in striking down a Louisiana abortion law…

    Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is taking heat for not following the lead of other cities that removed their statues of Christopher Columbus in response to the Black Lives Matter demonstrations. …