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Be aware of tax cap

December 8, 2015 According to the rules of New York state’s property tax freeze program, most of the property taxpayers in Fulton County should be receiving a rebate check next year, but not town of Johnstown... more »»

Senate should OK proposal

December 7, 2015 U.S. public schools have left millions of children behind during the nearly 13 years since then-President George W. Bush signed into law a measure he and many in Congress hoped would reform education. more »»

Time to look for savings

December 6, 2015 Now that Gloversville and Johnstown officials are working together to possibly eliminate the Gloversville-Johnstown Joint Sewer Board, we suggest they also spend some time talking about a way to... more »»

Cheers and jeers

December 5, 2015 CHEERS — To holiday parades. The area has been enjoying several holiday parades lately. Among them were parades in Gloversville, then Broadalbin, and on Friday night, Johnstown. more »»

Throw book at Silver

December 4, 2015 State lawmakers may start seriously tackling the problem of corruption when one of their own gets the proverbial book thrown at himself or herself by a judge. more »»

Bad path to road funding

December 3, 2015 Many observers, especially officials in the 50 states worried about highway funding, applauded action by Congress this week to provide $281 billion in transportation funding during the next five... more »»

Foolish to trust China

December 2, 2015 Chinese leaders came in for lavish praise from President Barack Obama during the climate change conference in Paris. more »»

Give reason for departure

December 1, 2015 The recent departure of Kevin Jones from his job as director of the Gloversville Department of Public Works has left people wondering why. more »»

How would we react?

November 30, 2015 Terrorism tends to gain attention when single, large-scale attacks claim many victims, as in the Paris massacre of 129 people by Islamic State operatives. more »»

Security a serious matter

November 29, 2015 There seems to be more concern than ever about security. more »»

Cheers and jeers

November 28, 2015 CHEERS — To a festive night. The Gloversville holiday parade and tree-lighting events on Nov. 20 were a great success. Hundreds of people got into a festive mood and lined the street. more »»

Stand by Turkey

November 27, 2015 President Barack Obama’s bluster toward Russia after one of that country’s warplanes was shot down by Turkish fighters Tuesday will not cause Vladimir Putin to lose any sleep — and that is a proble. more »»

Give thanks for efforts

November 26, 2015 In a world filled with anxiety over so many problems, it can be hard to remember we all do have reasons to be thankful. more »»

Will Europe man up?

November 26, 2015 If the purpose of terrorism is to terrify, the Islamic State had an extraordinary week. Brussels, capital of the EU and command post of mighty NATO, is still in panic. more »»

When expedience feels like wisdom

November 26, 2015 By LEONARD PITTS JR. “Let's stop worrying about people's rights." Sadly there are dozens of junctures in American history from which that shameful quote might spring. more »»

Which party will emerge?

November 26, 2015 By MICHAEL BARONE Each of our two political parties, ancient by world standards, seems to be facing a gathering stor. more »»

Pair deserve punishment

November 25, 2015 Two high-ranking Department of Veterans Affairs officials bullied managers lower on the bureaucratic totem pole into accepting job transfers so they could take the vacated jobs — with less work but... more »»

Cap serves good purpose

November 24, 2015 The Fulton County Board of Supervisors recently passed a resolution asking New York state to enact regulatory relief and financial assistance to help communities comply with the state’s tax cap. more »»

Coordinate airstrikes

November 23, 2015 Leaders of both France and Russia want a military alliance against Islamic State terrorists. But thus far, it appears air strikes against IS targets in Syria by those two nations and U.S. more »»

Better choice possible

November 22, 2015 The Johnstown Common Council made an odd choice recently when it appointed the next city attorney. It picked someone who cannot do all of the job. more »»



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