This editorial is the collaborative opinion of a board comprised of Thom Randall, Fred Herbst, Lou Varricchio, Keith Lobdell, Stephen Bartlett, Andy Flynn, and John Gereau.

While we have already stated we agree with the move to privatize Horace Nye Nursing Home in Elizabethtown (Horace Nye: it’s time to sell, April 7 edition), we do believe that Moriah Supervisor Tom Scozzafava has a valid point: there should have been a public meeting on the matter. more

Jun 5, 2012 1:12 PM Opinions

In recent decades, life in the Adirondacks — particularly in the remote areas — has become challenging for year-round residents. more

May 29, 2012 1:21 PM Opinions

For years, loyal readers, researchers and editorial staffers have yearned to flip through back issues of the various papers owned by Denton Publications, whether they want information from two years in the past, 20 years ago or all the way back in the 1800s. more

Apr 17, 2012 12:58 PM Opinions

No one would argue that efforts should be taken to keep Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) out of the Queen of American Lakes. more

Feb 22, 2012 10:39 AM Opinions

Kathryn Lacey asked an interesting question recently. “How many of your teachers can you remember?” she wondered. “Can you make a list naming them?” more

Jan 24, 2012 4:05 PM Opinions

It’s time for a food revolution, starting on the road at convenience stores, fast food joints and grocery chains. more

Jan 17, 2012 4:12 PM Opinions

For our New Year’s Eve edition, we’d rather focus less on the term “resolution” and more on the term “hope” when looking ahead to 2012. more

Dec 27, 2011 1:42 PM Opinions

Doubtlessly, most of our readers will be attending church this weekend, enjoying the melodic, memory-filled strains of the classic Christmas carols, hearing comforting words from clergy, and perhaps enjoying the warm glow of candlelight in the faces of parishioners at Christmas Eve services. more

Dec 20, 2011 3:24 PM Opinions

The new Marine Academy scheduled to open at Ticonderoga High School next fall will be a welcome addition to the region’s education system and economy. more

Dec 6, 2011 2:09 PM Opinions

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