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Focused on the issues, not politics

June 14, 2015 By VINCE HORRIGAN While traveling around Chautauqua County during my Neighborhood Chats, I am energized by the conversations I am having with our citizen. more »»

Celebrating Ripley’s special moments

June 14, 2015 Once a year in May, something wonderful happens in Ripley; the Annual Community Banquet. more »»

Considering four-letter words

June 13, 2015 How often have you thought about words? I love words. Good words lead to good actions. Good words have a ripple effect. They affect the people around you. This morning (Saturday) I was in Tuscany’s. more »»

Wonders of a family tree

June 13, 2015 Last fall my son Kiley, my granddaughter Ally and I made a visit to the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown. more »»

A squishy gold bug

June 12, 2015 Like yours, my every day is filled with exciting wonders. When “working” outdoors, I tend to have my camera looped around my neck with an old shoelac. more »»

Area’s weekend is jam packed

June 12, 2015 Lifestyles reporter Vicki Notaro had a difficult task last week. more »»

Lots of complaining, but little action

June 11, 2015 U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter publicly blasted the Iraqis’ will to fight at Ramadi, a key city that recently fell to ISIS. more »»

Partners in life, higher education

June 10, 2015 There is an interesting issue as to whether universities should hire the partners of other faculty and do so without judging them better than other job candidates. more »»

Waffling on medical marijuana

June 9, 2015 There seems to be a great deal of confusion out there whether Congressman Tom Reed actually supports the legalization of medical marijuan. more »»

Giving threats ammunition

June 9, 2015 What if you got a message on your Facebook account from someone you knew was angry with you that read, “There’s one way to love ya, but a thousand ways to kill y. more »»

Small business a big deal

June 8, 2015 Within the past two days, I went to our local grocery, the local pharmacy and hardware store. I stopped by at the local shoe store to buy a pair of outdoor work shoes. more »»

Library is a cultural asset to city

June 7, 2015 I intend to vote a resounding “yes” when it’s time to vote on this month’s efforts to fund our library via the public school system. It is the right thing to do. It is the intelligent thing to do. more »»

An unfriendly visit to the area

June 7, 2015 In the last year I have been the victim of highway robbery at the hands of the city of Dunkirk and the state of New York — twice. more »»

Table will serve up new memories

June 7, 2015 A ?favorite childhood activity of mine was soaking in a warm bath, staring up at the wainscoted ceiling. more »»

Washington warned us early on

June 7, 2015 During the senior George H.W. Bush’s presidency (1989-1993) Saddam Hussein’s forces invaded Kuwai. more »»

Early arrival can affect baby’s health

June 6, 2015 By MATTHEW BARTELS One-third of babies born in 2013 in upstate New York were delivered before they were full term, and a third of those early term babies were delivered by cesarean section according... more »»

Putting others first is best

June 6, 2015 Are you sure summer is coming? You could have fooled me. I’ve had the furnace o. more »»

County exaggerates ‘efficiencies’

June 5, 2015 Give Chautauqua County Executive Vince Horrigan credit. At least he is trying. But his recent list of “multi-government efficiencies” with the county being the lead agency is far from impressive. more »»

A plant to remember

June 5, 2015 Ever have one of those days where what YOU wanted — perhaps even had planned — doesn’t seem to make a diddly-darned bit of difference? I wanted to dedicate this column on papyrus to the very... more »»

Even with nature, money can talk

June 4, 2015 Americans are blessed with lots of land. Natural space is an abundant gift to be treasured and carefully tended, whether it’s in the Western mountains or right here in Chautauqua County. more »»



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