Solving the Catskills Transportation Problem: Rural Communities, Addiction and Health


One of the major factors in determining the health of people in a rural community is transportation; or the lack of it. A lack of affordable transportation options can complicate health problems for people by making it difficult for them to get to healthcare appointments, to obtain necessary medications, and to generally care for themselves in order to lead healthier […]

The Bovina Farmer

The pendulum has swung

Always considered a “liberal” state, New York is now experiencing a shift so far to the left that it bears watching. Older readers will remember when Republicans held sway in the 1950s and ‘60s lead by people like Nelson Rockefeller, Warren Anderson and Jacob Javits among others. The “liberal” tendencies of those famous state leaders created one of the best […]

What Will It Take?

To the Editor: As I struggle to keep going in Donald Trump’s wake (usually mutely but sometimes with raised voice and banner), while America’s not-so-grandmarshal preens and prances and twitters his baton at the head of his nonstop Self-Pride Parade, doubts often slow my step. For instance: What will it take for GOPoliticians to stop enabling this enemy of the […]

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