October 9, 2014 RSS feed / Columns

Something is brewing on Halloween in Northport

The Northport Village Council got an offer it couldn’t refuse last week and it wasn’t the $2 million golf course Bill Collins donated.  At the time, it seemed like a nice and somewhat harmless gesture on the part of Karl Wizinsky an More...

Talking with: Jane Domke

Name: Jane Domke.   Town or township of residence: Leland.   Resident of county since: I came here as a summer resident and built north of town in 1990. I’ve been living here permanently since about 2000.   More...

Folks, rain pour in for Hops Fest

The colors are not in full bloom yet, it’s probably too wet. This Columbus Day weekend should be the peak.  The Empire Hops Festival although wet was not rained out. More...

Creditability issues or just more political hogwash

Normally the use of the words “hogwash and flat-out lie” would not warrant a dissertation on the impact of each word on a political campaign because those words get tossed around all the time by career politicians.  More...

Omena travelers stuck in a rut

Although most people were talking about the weather this past weekend, the vehemence of the discussions about M-22 between Omena and Northport, up to Overlook Road, won the contest for hottest topic. More...