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It’s hard to watch a newscast, read a newspaper or even hear about current events and attempt to make sense of the anger that seems to have altered the general optimism that has always been a part of our country. more

Feb 14, 2018 7:00 AM Guest Columnists 1 Comments

It has become fashionable to attack our traditional news sources, as was done in a recent editorial in The Sun. more

Jan 31, 2018 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH | Gov. Andrew Cuomo has issued an executive order to protect net neutrality in New York. more

Jan 30, 2018 11:00 AM The Sun

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MONPELIER | Last week, U.S. President Donald Trump announced that the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity was dissolved by an executive order. more

Jan 26, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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LEWIS | On Jan. 20, Adirondack Women’s March reconvenes for a return rally to support women’s rights, civil rights and policy that protects health and safety of all people. more

Jan 17, 2018 11:00 AM The Sun 2 Comments

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SHARON | Over 135 Vermonters died in the decade-long Vietnam War; their stone-etched names—along with color and monochrome photographs of their wartime experiences—stand as a lasting tribute to their blood sacrifice. more

Nov 2, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

In a couple of weeks, New Yorkers once again go to the polls. It’s been an interesting year since we’ve last done that. more

Nov 1, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

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WESTPORT | Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro said it’s typical for aspiring political candidates surfing the statewide circuit to tell audiences that their respective counties are close to their hearts. more

Oct 2, 2017 5:04 PM The Sun

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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

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County District Attorney Kristy Sprague has been endorsed by all 18 members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors. more

Jun 14, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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Rep. Elise Stefanik finally held a town hall meeting. more

May 10, 2017 9:56 AM Editorials

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WASHINGTON, D.C. —  Sun, signs and sights: Reflections on the People’s Climate March more

May 6, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Details are surfacing on the state’s new shared services initiative requiring counties to convene panels of local stakeholders in order to reduce property taxes. more

May 2, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

On Saturday, April 22, citizens around the world will participate in a “March for Science.” more

Apr 19, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

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

This is the first Sunshine Week, since it began in 2005, when the public’s right to know has been under direct assault, and on several fronts. more

Mar 22, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

Much has been written regarding the lawsuit filed by Essex County Democrat Chairwoman Bethany Kosmider vs. Essex County Chairman of the Board of Supervisors and the Board of Elections. more

Mar 15, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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WESTPORT — Students met and learned a lot from three World War II veterans who visited their history classes last week. more

Mar 14, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

The LCD, or lowest common denominator, is a term used when one is dealing with disparate fractions mathematically. In U.S. society, sports are the LCDs. more

Mar 4, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

When I am accused of listening to just “one-sided media” it gives me pause. more

Mar 1, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

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