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K-9 Or Not?

February 23, 2014 It never fails, every winter I think of one of the worst tragedies I covered as a news reporter. Picture this: a 9-year-old 4th grader ran outside worried about his dog in a snowstorm. more »»

Health Care In Upstate New York: A Template For The Nation

February 23, 2014 When it comes to financing and delivering high quality health care, other parts of the country can look to upstate New York for a primer on how it should be done. more »»

Hold The Congratulations For Congress

February 16, 2014 Now that Congress has its immense, $1.1 trillion bipartisan funding bill in hand, Capitol Hill is breathing easier. more »»

Establishing Priorities For Change

February 16, 2014 Change is hard. The public doesn’t like it. Change is also not often rewarded at the polls. more »»

Moving Busti Town Offices Would Be A Mistake

February 9, 2014 For years the historic area of the village of Lakewood has struggled to revive Chautauqua Avenue. more »»

Good News And Bad

February 9, 2014 I thought that the editor of this paper had it right recently when he reflected that those disputing whether the county had lost 7,000 jobs or 3,500 jobs should at least agree on the fact that the... more »»

State Should Mandate Drinking Driver Program For All Who Commit The Offense

February 9, 2014 In response to “State’s Approach To DWIs Need to Expand” editorial in the Post Journal, January 24, 2014, as the Chautauqua County Drinking Driver Program Director, I am in full agreement that more... more »»

The Common Core Building Should Be Condemned

February 2, 2014 “I see the Common Core as a set of standards that everyone agrees would be smart for us to implement,” wrote superintendent Mains (Dec. 22, 2014). Whoa, Mr. more »»

Lakewood, Busti May Have Missed Opportunity

February 2, 2014 Many town residents are concerned over a possible missed opportunity to bring together both the village of Lakewood and town of Busti offices under one roof. more »»

School Districts Under Stress

February 2, 2014 State Comptroller Thomas DeNapoli recently warned that several western New York school districts are facing “significant fiscal stress. more »»

Everyone Should Be Welcome In New York

January 26, 2014 SYRACUSE — The governor of New York says that some people who hold particular political views “have no place in the state of New York, because that’s not who New Yorkers are. more »»

Lakewood Vs. Busti?!

January 26, 2014 What started out as a quest to usher our village board into the 21st century in terms of planning for our future, has recently uncovered the gaping abyss that exists between the Village of Lakewood... more »»

School District Mergers Should Be Academic

January 26, 2014 There were a couple of interesting articles in the paper last week on high school football mergers: one about the Bemus Point and Chautauqua Lake school boards renewing their decision to have one... more »»

SAFE Act Enforceable In ‘A Liberal’s Dream World’

January 19, 2014 I have followed with interest some of the letters referencing our local New York State elected officials(Young and Goodell)’ support for repealing the “SAFE Act. more »»

Dr. King’s Library Inspires Too

January 19, 2014 I think that Dr. King would be pleased to see how we celebrate his life and legacy each year. more »»

Deciphering Your County Tax Bill

January 19, 2014 I am always amused this time of year when I receive the county tax bill. more »»

The State Of The Democratic Party In 2014

January 12, 2014 It’s been a struggle lately to be a Democrat in Chautauqua County. more »»

Trust ... But Definitely Verify

January 12, 2014 Of all the numbers thrown at us over the course of last year, one stands out for me. I hope we can avoid repeating it this year. That number is 12. more »»

Value In The Schools

January 12, 2014 Americans are great value shoppers. Probably the best reason to live in Chautauqua County is the high quality of our public school education. more »»

A Belated Christmas Gift For Bullies

January 5, 2014 The bullying epidemic is one of the biggest problems facing our children today, causing many of them to skip school on a regular basis and sadly some are even attempting suicid. more »»



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