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Tuitioning as an option for districts

April 17, 2014 Ripley taxpayers are likely to see a tax cut of about 5 percent in their 2014-15 school taxe. more »»

Westfield: A lesson in government

April 10, 2014 For all the training and resources available to newly elected officials, it seems impossible for the situation playing itself out in Westfield to actually be happening. more »»

Horrigan makes development case

April 3, 2014 Chautauqua County spends so much time scrambling to keep what it has that nothing seems to chang. more »»

Chautauqua ranking is a wonderful reminder

March 27, 2014 It’s wonderful that The Smithsonian Magazine has named Chautauqua - and namely Chautauqua Institution - as the top small town to visit in 2014. more »»

Delivering false hope

March 13, 2014 Call it wishful thinkin. more »»

Lifetime Licenses: A pricey proposition

March 6, 2014 A lifetime membership usually is something you would analyze with skepticism before you rush to sign up. That goes for an announcement last week by Gov. more »»

Whining over a ‘losing battle’

March 6, 2014 Talk about being proactiv. more »»

Stiffer penalties needed for school bus scoffers

February 20, 2014 The rules governing stopped school buses are pretty simple. When a bus stops, red lights flash and a stop sign swings out from the driver’s side of the bu. more »»

Our view

February 20, 2014 Chautauqua County is estimated to have lost another 1 percent of its population at the end of 2012, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. more »»

Smoking: More must be done

February 13, 2014 New York has tried taxing cigarettes out of existence. That approach isn’t working very well. more »»

Staying safe and warm

February 6, 2014 Another wave of arctic-cold weather has hit the area. With it will come an increase in the number of house fires — and possibly, deaths in them. more »»

Schools should get more bang for the buck

February 6, 2014 Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposed $137.2 billion state budget for 2014-15 should be popular among area school superintendents. It isn’t. more »»

State’s approach to DWI needs to expand

January 30, 2014 Even one innocent person hurt by someone driving while intoxicated is too many. more »»

Owl sightings a winter gem

January 23, 2014 Winter’s wrath can bring some spectacular scenery. In early January, almost right on cue, the Audubon Center & Sanctuary in Jamestown held a “Searching for Snowy Owls” event in Jamestown. more »»

Mandate relief must be part of tax relief plan

January 16, 2014 Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s State of the State address Wednesday puts some meat to his proposed tax relief pla. more »»

In memory: a gift for many at holiday

January 9, 2014 A man who spent years volunteering to distribute hundreds of thousands of toys for the needy at Christmas died over the recent holiday season. Jack A. more »»

School mergers often defeated by intangible arguments

January 2, 2014 Sports has long blazed new paths in American society. Look no further than the importance of Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier in 1947 or the 1980 U.S. more »»

Helping others this holiday season

December 26, 2013 For thousands of area residents, Christmas morning brought with it a special joy that comes from compassionate, generous heart. more »»

Time is running out to reapply

November 21, 2013 Area homeowners who want a break on their property taxes are running out of time. Dec. 31 is the deadline to apply for the STAR tax relief program. more »»

Teachers honored for their work

November 14, 2013 Two area teachers were recently honored as part of the inaugural class of New York state Master Teachers. more »»

 
 

 

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