Living United | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

I’ve been very fortunate in my lifetime.

Congratulations Elizabethtown!

We now have an update to our 35 year old Comprehensive Plan and for that many thanks are due!

Celebration a success

In recognition of the 75th anniversary of the creation of the Elizabethtown Social Center, the current director, Arin Burdo, her staff, and the board of directors staged a rousing celebration on Saturday, Sept. 20.

Empty phrases

How pleased Republican Party officials and Republican voters must be.

Taking the challenge

While some of the voters of North Hudson may be seeing pink elephants after voting down the purchase of the white elephant (Frontier Town), the saga of Taxpayer George Moore vs Supervisor Moore continues.

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The great Adirondack Flycasting Championships | Notes from the North Woods

Although the ancient Egyptians have been credited with utilizing a combination of fur and feathers on a hook for the purpose of angling for fish, there is very little known about the history of flyfishing prior to the seventeenth century.

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Style & Substance: On cell phone etiquette at home and at work

Cell phones are everywhere. I am a person who has embraced technology, I like that we can communicate so easily.

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Forever Homes | Elmore SPCA

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What’s the Point of Cuomo’s Abortion Bill? | Guest Viewpoint

In the following days before the next vote on April 9th, furious lobbying was carried out on both sides.

Editorial hit the mark

Your editorial board hit it right on the head with the Bridge/Ferry piece.

It’s deja vu all over again

With a bill passed that will arm rebels in Syria and bombs beginning to drop in Iraq, it feels like the early 2000’s in the Middle East all over again, except this time, it’s a group called ISIS in the crosshairs.

Behaving badly | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

Bad behavior has been around from the beginning of time and through the ages in the end it nearly always ends badly for those who use brut force to inflict injury on others and resolve disputes.

Movies and real life

In the movie ”Wag the Dog”, the U.S. president’s popularity rating is dropping as fast as his pants (no pun intended) after he is caught in a sexual encounter with an underage ”Firefly Girl.”

Literacy services important

As the new school year begins, our focus turns to education. While young students return to school, millions of American adults seek personal empowerment through literacy.