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Area can make mark with Brand USA

March 4, 2014 For those who still cannot fully comprehend how a strong tourism industry will definitely enhance their entire county’s fiscal structure and why the success of Saratoga becoming a popular global... more »»

Help teens understand gambling risks

March 3, 2014 Both the recent Super Bowl and the upcoming NCAA basketball tournament (March Madness) are huge events on the calendar of American sports fans. more »»

Program best example of love of neighbor

March 2, 2014 Have you heard about Friday’s Table? Friday’s Table started many years ago in Gloversville and is still going stron. more »»

What’s mayor’s beef with assessments?

March 1, 2014 The city of Johnstown’s property-tax assessment revaluation must be the third rail of local politics, since I don’t recall Mayor Michael Julius talking about it during last fall’s mayoral election... more »»

Hope evident at fundraiser for relative

February 28, 2014 Recently, our children held a fundraiser for MaryJo Pedrick to help with expenses that incur when you are fighting a diagnosis of cancer. It is a hard thing to hear and a difficult disease to battle. more »»

Help available for children of alcoholics

February 27, 2014 More than 28 million Americans have seen at least one parent suffer alcohol’s serious adverse effects, leading to serious family problems. more »»

Letter correct on wasteful solar subsidies

February 26, 2014 I thought the letter to the editor by Charles F. Heimerdinger published Feb. 19 was dead-on accurat. more »»

Downtown?Amsterdam could host casino

February 25, 2014 I’ve been following the stories regarding the possibility of a casino in Montgomery County. I’m all for it. Let’s not be shortsighted and locate it in a field somewhere only accessible by car. more »»

Community shows concern for man

February 24, 2014 People say this community has gone downhill, pointing to the drugs, the violence, the blight, etc. This may be so. more »»

Legal system a mess for gun owners

February 23, 2014 The workings of the legal system are complex and complicated. It is impossible for citizens to live without breaking law. more »»

Sports leagues could be formed logically

February 22, 2014 With Amsterdam and Schuylerville High schools applying for membership into the Foothills Council, why wouldn’t this be the time to re-arrange that sports league and finally get away from the big... more »»

Thanks to workers who get water flowing

February 21, 2014 I need to take time to thank our Johnstown Water Department. We take things for granted, assuming that we will always have water to cook, wash and drin. more »»

Yogurt processors paying plenty for milk

February 20, 2014 Regarding the story published Feb. more »»

Solar subsidy, charge a feel-good waste

February 19, 2014 Last year I investigated installing a solar-powered photovoltaic system at my primary residence. I discovered the unfavorable economics didn’t justify the expense. more »»

How will more garbage get through city?

February 17, 2014 We are all glad to hear Fulton County will be taking in Montgomery County garbage, but missing in the discussion is the answer as to how these trucks carrying garbage will get through congested... more »»

Fifty years later, tobacco products still kill

February 16, 2014 The United States surgeon general says tobacco marketing is a cause of tobacco use. On Jan. more »»

What about bus service?

February 16, 2014 It seems as though we have not heard any more about bringing the Gloversville Transit System buses back into Johnstow. more »»

School board members make tough choices

February 15, 2014 The New York State School Boards Association is in the midst of a statewide campaign that highlights the work of school board members and the vitally important work we do. more »»

Many concerns over establishing casino

February 14, 2014 Montgomery County officials Ken Rose and Matt Ossenfort stated in a Feb. more »»

Sheriff should keep his attention on job

February 13, 2014 All this ranting about the New York?Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement?Act and Fulton?County?Sheriff Thomas Lore. more »»



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