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by Carola Lott

The Future Farmers of America Fall Festival, held every year on the Columbus Day weekend, began Friday with a Garden Flower Show, Livestock classes and exhibits followed by a roast beef dinner and a chance to watch...

“You haven’t been flossing.” That’s an old line from a Bill Cosby routine about a dentist, but in fact there’s a good chance you haven’t been flossing.  Although a 2008 survey found that 49 percent report  ...

by Tonia Shoumatoff
I am one of the millions who tried to log onto to the new affordable healthcare website, Healthcare.gov, and was thwarted before I could even log in, even after filling out three security questions.  When I tried...
by Tonia Shoumatoff
I am one of the millions who tried to log onto to the new affordable healthcare website, Healthcare.gov, and was thwarted before I could even log in, even after filling out three security questions.  When I tried...
Failing Fast - the American educational system

In 1954 Hannah Arendt wrote about a crisis in education.  The crisis still isn’t over.  We aren’t sure what to teach or how to teach it.  We don’t know what we should teach, to whom or when.  We...

by Tonia Shoumatoff

A comprehensive healing-arts practice opened on October 3 in the offices of Therese Balagna in the Mabbettsville section of the Town of Washington....

17,213 slot machines not enough

This is the second in a series of articles on gambling.  The Governor is backing a Constitutional amendment that would permit seven new commercial casinos in New York, their location undetermined.  ...