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Posted on September 9 at 6:16 p.m. (Suggest removal)

Take the plants and equipment to the grow facility at the old Tryon School for the medical marijuana.

From: Amsterdam cops find big pot-growing operation in old factory

Posted on September 9 at 4:32 a.m. (Suggest removal)

Try to notice if someone in line has WIC or some other government type benefit coupons. They seem to always have the wrong size not covered by the coupon and someone is running back to get the correct one for them.

From: How to pick the fastest line at the supermarket

Posted on September 8 at 10:49 a.m. (Suggest removal)

To Karen Budka, about campaign signs, the answer is simple. New York is not a battleground state. With the democrats enjoying a n over 2-1 majority in enrollment, Clinton is assured of getting NY's 29 electoral votes. For both parties, why waste the money on NY when there are 10 or so battleground states that are going to decide the election. Those states is where the money for signs will be spent.

From: Encourage youth to join construction field

Posted on September 6 at 3:46 p.m. (Suggest removal)

Having recently retired, I no longer have to be to work on time. Yes people should leave a little earlier if you have to be somewhere at a certain time, but the sky is not the limit. You are wasting my time. I witnessed several times during my working years when a school bus would stop and there would be no students out to the curb only to see students 100 or feet up a driveway come out of the house and take their sweet time getting to the bus. Bus drivers should report this tardiness to the transportation supervisor who in turn notifies the administration. A disciplinary procedure should be in place. Start with a conference with the student in the principals office, subsequent incidents could lead to further discipline and calling the parents for a conference. You can bet if a parent had to miss work for this, that problem would be corrected.

From: School is back in session. Stop driving like an idiot

Posted on September 5 at 5:55 a.m. (Suggest removal)

He( Charlie Wells) makes $11K to 12K every yr. He is 63, he could sign up for Social Security. He won't get that much with his income level, a little less by claiming early, it might only be $400 to $500 a month but it would help.( You can make $15,720 per year without penalty between 62 and 66 yrs of age.)

From: For many working minimum wage, the ends never meet

Posted on September 1 at 5:54 p.m. (Suggest removal)

Make your own decision, don't let the party bosses influence you.

From: Scotia-Glenville Republican Committee endorses Tedisco, Walsh

Posted on August 31 at 9:28 a.m. (Suggest removal)

Another distraction, the fair is on, hopefully there isn't some event that is tonight only that one would like to see. Poor timing by Canjo officials. It almost look like the meeting was deliberately set to keep the crowds down. I wonder how many people the village hall can handle?

From: Public should attend Beech-Nut forum tonight

Posted on August 30 at 7:50 p.m. (Suggest removal)

A settlement was reached for St. Elizabeths in Utica 3 or 4 days ago.

From: Nathan Littauer and nurses union strike tentative deal

Posted on August 29 at 11:41 a.m. (Suggest removal)

It probably would be a good idea for every police station to have a diaper/cleaning kit for events such as this.

From: The story of the 'best little baby' and the state trooper who rescued him

Posted on August 28 at 11:06 a.m. (Suggest removal)

The only positive to all of this is that both are no longer holding public office. Given Silver's medical problems and age, he may die before any final outcome is known. Skelos is not all that young either.

From: Silver, Skelos may never serve time

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