Your Turn: Your Feedback On Smoking Taxes, Earthquake & Teachers
New York state will soon have the highest cigarette taxes in the nation. Lawmakers voted to add another $1.60 to the tax on a pack of smokes:
It is very unfair for a select group (smokers) to be singled out and taxed like this.
Haven't we done enough damage to the Native Americans?
Teachers in the Massena Central School District held rally after officials announced sweeping reassignments for the coming year:
I wish I could say I felt sorry for the teachers, but they are out of control with their salaries and benefits.
An earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale was felt across the north country last Wednesday:
I am from California and I was in the 1989 quake when the Bay Bridge collapsed. It was a complete shock when I was sitting in my office in Ogdensburg. I knew that feeling oh so well.
Thursday, December 5, 2013, Watertown, NY