RSS

Dan Alexander

Daniel E. Alexander

The stakes are high on Election Day for anyone who lives in the Adirondack Park. more

Oct 18, 2017 9:00 AM Editorials

Popularity, truth, morality, politics and common sense hit the fan last week when the Harvey Weinstein story broke. more

Oct 18, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists

editorial_10-14.jpg

File photo

Two years after first being proposed, plans by the Saratoga & North Creek Railway to store unused train cars on state land in the southern Adirondacks has reignited controversy. more

Oct 11, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials 1 Comments

It’s been nearly two weeks since we awoke to the tragic events in Las Vegas. more

Oct 11, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists 1 Comments

With all the world and national turmoil buzzing about, sometimes we forget the really important things that are happening in our own backyard. more

Oct 4, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

Political rancor continues to invade nearly every facet of life. more

Sep 27, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists

editorial_9-30.jpg

File photo

We’re whipsawing from one crisis to another, whether it’s an escalation of tensions with North Korea, the threat of large-scale deportation of young immigrants to ongoing skirmishes over healthcare and flirtations with an all-out race war. more

Sep 26, 2017 9:00 PM Editorials 1 Comments

I hope we can all agree that the many issues facing our country are not easily solved. more

Sep 20, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists 1 Comments

VN_WhisperingMaples_5-7.jpg

File photo

It’s been 18 months since over a hundred residents packed the Plattsburgh Town Hall expressing shock, astonishment and heartbreak over the situation at the Whispering Maples Memorial Gardens. more

Sep 20, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

It’s been a strange year full of turmoil that hasn’t always brought out the best among our countrymen. more

Sep 13, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

received a fair amount of correspondence after the recent column titled “Misguided efforts.” more

Sep 6, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists

Yes, Dan Alexander, “what took place 150 years ago really affects us today.” It doesn’t “just present an opportunity for some to further divide our nation.” more

Sep 1, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

There seems to a deliberate lapse in logic on the part of Publisher Dan Alexander in his opinion piece, “Misguided Efforts.” more

Aug 31, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

Who wouldn’t love to pocket a cool $758 million? more

Aug 30, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists 1 Comments

An Essex County Board of Supervisors subcommittee tasked with detailing the fate of the county-owned CCE Building in Westport has released their long-awaited formal report. more

Aug 30, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

In a free society, there will always be those who go against the grain of conventional thinking and those who encourage them. more

Aug 23, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

While some of our readers may be pleased with my return, I’m certain others are thinking, “Oh no, not him again!” more

Aug 16, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists

DeMola_Pistol recertification_1-21-17.jpg

File photo

Call it the shot heard around the Adirondack Park. more

Aug 9, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials 9 Comments

Champions.jpg

File photo

Every July, the heads of the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSA) meet for the Central Committee meeting. more

Aug 2, 2017 6:00 AM Editorials

Popularity, truth, morality, politics and common sense hit the fan last week when the Harvey Weinstein story broke. more

Oct 18, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists

It’s been nearly two weeks since we awoke to the tragic events in Las Vegas. more

Oct 11, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists 1 Comments

With all the world and national turmoil buzzing about, sometimes we forget the really important things that are happening in our own backyard. more

Oct 4, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

Political rancor continues to invade nearly every facet of life. more

Sep 27, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists

I hope we can all agree that the many issues facing our country are not easily solved. more

Sep 20, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists 1 Comments

It’s been a strange year full of turmoil that hasn’t always brought out the best among our countrymen. more

Sep 13, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

received a fair amount of correspondence after the recent column titled “Misguided efforts.” more

Sep 6, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists

In a free society, there will always be those who go against the grain of conventional thinking and those who encourage them. more

Aug 23, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

Several weeks ago, we warned about ongoing scam artists using false IRS information in order to take advantage of honest folks trying to do the right thing. more

Jun 7, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists

Local, homegrown businesses in our rural areas provide so much more to the stability of our community economy than many realize. more

May 31, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists

Unless you can tell it’s a check inside the envelope, a letter from the IRS strikes fear in most Americans. more

May 24, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists

Last week I had the privilege of serving as a panelist when the Keene Valley Library hosted their continuing series on current topics. more

May 17, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists

Like a family that is being ripped apart and can’t agree on anything as simple as which way to turn when we leave the driveway, let alone if we are even going to leave the driveway! more

May 10, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists 1 Comments

Last week I wrote about nothing lasting forever. Everyday businesses, just as individuals, must continue to evolve and adapt to the constant change that is around every corner. more

May 3, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists

Nothing is forever, and those who think it will last forever should take a long look at the history of this country and world. more

Apr 26, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists

Is every major news story worthy of being beaten into the ground by over dramatization? more

Apr 19, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists 1 Comments

Current events continue to define a very unique time in the history of our nation. more

Apr 12, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists

I really hate to be pessimistic. I also want to avoid being politically slanted, especially today when we see far too much of that in society and our temperament to wound a little too tight. more

Apr 5, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists

Some days it’s hard to be optimistic and positive about the future. Current events around the world and here at home cause us to wonder what the future holds. more

Mar 29, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists

What is it about March snow storms that create such havoc? more

Mar 22, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists

  • Justin Bazil Wk7 Winner - $700

    Photo by Deborah Zack

    Justin Bazil Wk7 Winner - $700

Place or View More Events