May 20, 2009 RSS feed / Opinion

Honoring All Those Who Served

This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave. ~Elmer Davis

Thank you to the readers who submitted the photos of their friends and family members who have served in the Armed Forces. More...


Albany takes LIers for a ride­— again

What do schools, churches, senior citizen centers, fire departments, hospitals, town, county and state governments, libraries, nursery schools, day-care facilities, youth agencies, supermarkets, restaurants, delicatessens, dry cleaners, candy shops More...

Public Commentary

Select exemptions burden other taxpayers

Dear Editor: The New York State Assessors' Association just doesn't understand the workings of state government. All the news coming from Albany is about real property tax relief. More...

Taxes aren't bad

Dear Editor: I truly think I have never seen a more misguided group than the tea partyers. Don't they get it? If you want good services, you have to pay. Taxes are the answer. More...


Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?