Area news in brief

Opioid discussion set for Tuesday FONDA — No parent thinks their child could fall victim to the national opioid epidemic. But local officials are calling it a ...

Area news in brief

Baseball expert slated to speak GLOVERSVILLE — Rob Edelman, an expert on film and baseball, will speak about his experiences with baseball ...

What passes for justice?

Army Pvt. Chelsea Manning, released from prison Wednesday under a clemency order signed by former President Barack Obama, will be eligible for various benefits ...

Subdivision a bad idea

Sometime soon, possibly next month, the Northampton Town Board will be faced with the decision of whether or not to rezone the Sacandaga Golf ...

Need for workers brought to light

I just finished reading Jason Subik’s timely article in your paper describing the true economic development issue facing both Fulton and Montgomery counties. ...

Ranking schools a useless exercise

Thank you to letter carriers

Bowman’s open despite sewer work

GLOVERSVILLE — Bowman’s Market on East Pine Street is still accessible to customers, despite the partial closure due to a sewer main break. East Pine Street ...

We need startups, and startups need business plan

125 years of Beech-Nut

The Fulton County CEO Roundtable recently discussed a "labor shortage" in Fulton County that business managers claim is making it hard to find workers for the available jobs they need to fill. Why do you think that is?