Democracy is the only system that persists in asking the powers that be whether they are the powers that ought to be.
State your mind, even though your voice may tremble.
How did it get so late so soon?
It's night before it's afternoon.
December is here before it's June.
My goodness, how the time has flewn.
How did it get late so soon?
Perhaps no place in any community is so totally democratic as the town library. The only entrance requirement is interest.
Year's end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us.
The rising of the sun
And the running of the deer.
The playing of the merry organ,
Sweet singing in the choir.
We are facing a global climate crisis. It is deepening. We are entering a period of consequences.
Statement by Robert M. Dufour, Superintendent of Eldred Central School District:
On Monday, Nov. 19, the Eldred Central School District Board of Education requested and accepted the unconditional resignation of School Business Official William Thornton, effective immediately.
The board asked for Thornton’s resignation after allegations of financial improprieties in the district came to light over the weekend. Read more
A huge blaze broke out in the Hoos Building in Livingston Manor at about 3:30 p.m on November 20. The building housed the popular eatery The Lazy Beagle, as well as the businesses Willow and Brown, Moose be Morning and Hot Corner Collectibles. Read more
On November 16, 2012, the New York State Police in Kingston announce the arrest of Rasheem O. Eccleston, 20, from East Orange, NJ for Grand Larceny in the third degree. Read more