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Claims must be addressed

April 4, 2014 Veterans Administration officials insist they are making progress in reducing the time those who have served our country in uniform must wait for decisions on disability benefits. more »»

Keep track of funds

April 3, 2014 It’s just a basic fact of life: People have to be able to keep track of money. more »»

Tax relief welcome

April 3, 2014 The 2014-15 New York state budget may have its share of controversial spending and programs, but it should give average taxpayers a degree of satisfaction. more »»

Taxpayers punished

April 1, 2014 Last week, Gloversville’s Board of Education voted to appoint Helen Stuetzel as interim assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction, at a pay rate of $425 per day. more »»

Address all water issues

March 31, 2014 As thousands of area residents are aware, across the nation, federal flood insurance premiums were set to increase drastically. more »»

Polluters should pay

March 30, 2014 Gloversville — the name leaves no doubt as to what industry became synonymous with the city. more »»

Cheers and jeers

March 29, 2014 CHEERS — To historic Northville. A state board has nominated parts of the village of Northville to the state and national registers of historic places. more »»

Shine light on flights

March 28, 2014 Nearly 400 airplane flights taken for personal reasons by Attorney General Eric Holder and other top Justice Department officials were not included in government reports on use of aircraf. more »»

Talk about mandate relief

March 27, 2014 State lawmakers say they are making progress when it comes to finalizing a deal on the state budget, and might get it passed on time. more »»

Keep troops out of Ukraine

March 26, 2014 Ukrainian officials recently said their country’s military will hold joint training exercises with U.S. and British armed forces. That would be an invitation to disaster. more »»

Cool rhetoric in Johnstown

March 25, 2014 The new overtime rules in the town of Johnstown have sparked a nasty public debate. more »»

‘Policy’ a temper tantrum

March 24, 2014 Russian leader Vladimir Putin and many other world leaders know how to use power. They understand diplomacy, military might and economics. Some use their personalities to exert pressure. more »»

Keep eye on savings

March 23, 2014 It will be a relief for many taxpayers to see a reduction in their property tax bill. more »»

Cheers and jeers

March 22, 2014 CHEERS — To celebrating history. The city of Johnstown, which has a rich history, will be the site of several history-themed events this yea. more »»

U.S. lags on drone use

March 21, 2014 There are all sorts of possibilities for using unmanned drone aircraft to make our lives better. No pun intended, but the sky’s the limit. Except in the United States. more »»

Senate must approve bill

March 20, 2014 Taxpayers should know how much government employees are receiving for their pensions. However, a court decision in 2011 ruled that public employee pension data could remain secret. more »»

Gov’t secrecy keeps growing

March 19, 2014 When President Barack Obama took office, he promised Americans the most transparent administration in history. Just the opposite has occurred. more »»

Public has right to know

March 18, 2014 Last week, we saw yet another example locally of how officials can obstruct the public’s right to know significant information. more »»

Violence can be prevented

March 17, 2014 How did Adam Lanza go from being “just a normal little weird kid,” in his father’s words, to someone who “couldn’t get any more evil”? Peter Lanza made the comments in a magazine story about his son... more »»

City must get work done

March 16, 2014 Here we go again. It seems the Gloversville government is doomed to look like the federal government: Endless grandstanding with little work actually being done. more »»

 
 

 

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