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Trump. He is raciest and a bigot his words do not match his actions; and the South lost war between the States’ so no monuments or naming military bases should be allowed names of southern heroes.

Our nation’s Declaration of Independence plainly states that, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, liberty and the pursuit of Happiness – That to secure the…

I read the letter Mr. Charles W. Yueckstock wrote that was published in the Daily News on Wednesday, July 29, 2020. By writing his letter, Mr. Yueckstock exercised his First Amendment right to free speech, but in his letter he expressed the idea that we should all give up our Fourth Amendmen…

I am writing in reply to the letter writer who states, “The Legislature must pass a law giving rights to police to stop, search and confiscate a weapon from a “possible” perpetrator.” He also says that the officer should explain that if they didn’t take the weapon, there was a possibility th…

In July 2005 I reached out to Tim Marren, editor of the Lockport Union Sun and Journal at the time, and asked him if he needed a columnist. Lockport native and Western New York media icon Clip Smith had passed away 11 months earlier and without his contributions there were no local columnist…

In recent days, Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral and Cremation Chapel, LLC in Batavia has been accused of pre-need theft. During this unfortunate time, we would like to first and foremost like to extend our sincerest condolences to all those affected.

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In 1776, brave American patriots formed a new government and declared their freedom and independence from the oppressive rule of a tyrannical ruler and despot, the King of England.

Ryan Goodman, in Just Security, (July 8, 2020), wrote: “The heart of the criticism of President Trump’s handling of Russian bounty intelligence reports has been his lack of action toward Moscow to safeguard American troops threatened by Russia’s aggression.”

The crack of the wooden bat; the whoops of the frenzied fans; the chatter of the players and coaches; the sweet sound – thwap – of a baseball slapping into a mitt. The sun is slowly setting over the left-field “wall” at Dwyer Stadium, and the Batavia Muckdogs are on the field for a home-game.

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is charged with intentionally and fatally obstructing the breathing of George Floyd.

Another plan proposed and another plan rejected. As the baseball owners and players fight back and forth it is obvious that neither side — despite their words — are at all interested in the fans. As over 190 major and minor league stadiums sit empty, the only noise that’s being heard is the …

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From what the media tells me, white silence is racial violence. So I am supposing that if I give my opinion I shouldn’t be accused of racial violence. Well here it is. I abhor all violence, whether it is: domestic violence, gang violence, drug violence, racial violence, or police violence. I…

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services declared a public health emergency on Jan. 31. The June issue of The American Journal of Nursing asks “Where are the Masks?” Reporting that: “As we went to press, nurses, nursing assistants, physicians, respiratory therapists, housekeepers, an…

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I am writing to tell. You will get it wrong with Nate McMurray, I meet him once when the five Democrats declared they were running at MacVittie Union at SUNY Geneseo and walked away the second time, when he said of the people at the Hemlock Fair in 2018 “these are not the voters we want.” Th…

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I’m writing to voice my support for Nate McMurray, who is running for US Congress in the June 23 Special Election for our district. I’ve had the pleasure of meeting Nate and having several conversations with him. When I was speaking with him I really felt as though he was listening and conce…

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Let me begin by stating I understand elderly residents in nursing homes and assisted-living facilities are the most vulnerable citizens to the coronavirus. They are also at risk for depression and the dementia/Alzheimer’s patients may be deteriorating because they lack family interaction and…