Casinos Arrive

December 18th, 2014

By Jeffrey Page
The real winner, if there is one, isn’t the bettors or the community. It’s the casino operator.

Two Deaths Separated Only by Decades

December 11th, 2014

By Bob Gaydos
Jimmy Lee Bruce, meet Eric Garner. Two choke hold deaths, 27 years apart.

Why Do Abused Women Stay?

December 11th, 2014

By Gretchen Gibbs
One abused woman stayed because she loved her husband’s other qualities.

Death Penalty Dilemma Again

December 11th, 2014

By Jeffrey Page
May he and his suffering never be forgotten.

Carrie’s Painting of the Week – 12/12/2014

December 10th, 2014

By Carrie B. Jacobson
A chance encounter with a former Sullivan County resident gets me thinking and feeling grateful.

Yet Another Reprieve for Valley View

November 14th, 2014

By Michael Kaufman
Chairman Steve Brescia did an admirable job of running the meeting and keeping a straight face while knowing that nothing said—no matter how factual, eloquent or passionate—would change his mind or those of the other 11 knaves or fools.

Is It Him? Most Likely

November 6th, 2014

By Jeffrey Page
For the soldier I never met

Hogan

November 6th, 2014

Clobbered

Lesser Evil Time Again?

October 30th, 2014

By Michael Kaufman
I’ve cast many a quixotic primary vote for my candidate of choice, only to see them finish far behind someone I don’t like very much at all. Then when the general election comes around in November I am often faced with a choice of voting for someone I don’t like very much, someone I like even less, or someone I like but who is running as a minor party candidate and who has no chance of getting elected.

Hogan

October 30th, 2014

Surprise!