Red Cross aids four in Amsterdam fire

AMSTERDAM — Volunteers from the Mohawk Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross provided immediate emergency aid to one family after a fire on Sunday on Elk Street ...

Democracy: Majority rule

Our American government never was intended to be a democracy. It is a republic, for the excellent reason that the nation’s founders understood the danger in pure ...

Coping with rising costs

The city of Johnstown’s budget process this year brings to mind a quote from billionaire investor Warren Buffet, who once said, in reference to ...

Good work with parade

I want to congratulate all those responsible for the wonderful parade and Christmas tree lighting in Gloversville. Thanks to Mayor [Dayton] King, Police Chief [Marc] ...

Thanksgiving dinner at the church

‘Shovel ready’ for farms, not business

125 years of Beech-Nut

AMSTERDAM - Beech-Nut Vice President of Manufacturing Jeff Heiser has only been an employee of the baby food maker for about 30 of the company's 125-year history, ...

Positive about Fulton County

Vitamin Blending

Do you believe the Johnstown Common Council did all it could to reduce the 9 percent tax hike passed for its 2017 budget Monday night?