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‘Ban The Box’ A Bad Idea

November 10, 2015 America has been a land of second chances for many people. For that reason, President Barack Obama’s call for better efforts to integrate ex-convicts into society probably will resonate among many. more »»

Ryan Should Be Able To Get Budget Reform On The Table

November 9, 2015 Let us hope U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, the new speaker of the House of Representatives, is as creative, energetic and dedicated to reform as his record seems to indicate. more »»

It’s Time To Fund School Districts Fairly

November 8, 2015 We’re not sure how anyone can argue that the Jamestown Public Schools District should not receive additional state aid. more »»

Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down

November 7, 2015 Thumbs up to the Jamestown High School marching band for winning a second consecutive state championship. With a final score of 90. more »»

Tax Levy Cut Deserves Praise

November 6, 2015 Chautauqua County legislators had to slash property taxes by at least 3 percent in the 2016 budget. With a 0. more »»

A Bad Corporate Citizen

November 5, 2015 Monday brought a new twist to the tortured process to repower the NRG power plant in Dunkirk. Entergy Corp. more »»

Support The JPS Promise Fund

November 4, 2015 In court papers filed in the Small Cities school funding lawsuit, parents and the state agree that over the past five years the eight districts — including Jamestown — have not received $1. more »»

Everyone Should Vote Today

November 3, 2015 The signs have been up for a while. You’ve read the candidate announcements, questionnaires and coverage of local debate. more »»

Addiction Treatment Funding Is Critical

November 2, 2015 The tried-and-failed liberal approach of throwing money at the nation’s challenges has never worked — and never will. more »»

Reviewing The Candidates

November 1, 2015 As we noted a while back, it has been difficult to find candidates for office countywide. more »»

Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down

October 31, 2015 Thumbs up to the James Prendergast Library for making tough decisions to close a budget gap. more »»

Remember The County Home

October 30, 2015 In 2013, the race for the Chautauqua County Legislature’s District 11 seat became a referendum on the Chautauqua County Home. more »»

Dolce, Carrubba Pursue Common-Sense Initiatives

October 30, 2015 Editor’s Note: This editorial ran with an incorrect headline due to a copy desk error in the Thursday edition of The Post-Journa. more »»

Dolce, Carrubba Pursue Common-Sense Initiatives

October 29, 2015 City Council races in Wards 2 and 4 are interesting, but ultimately we feel the incumbents have more than earned re-election. more »»

Pagan Wants To Drive Down Health Care Costs

October 28, 2015 The race for the Ward 3 seat on the Jamestown City Council pits the Rev. Alfonso Pagan, the incumbent Republican, and Victoria R. more »»

Ward 1 Candidates Say Right Things

October 27, 2015 Both Tyler Case, a Democrat and political newcomer running for the Jamestown City Council in Ward 1, and Brent Sheldon, a Republican and the incumbent Ward 1 representative, say the right things. more »»

Residents Should Approve Forestville Dissolution

October 26, 2015 As consumers, we normally seek out getting the best deal possible on a purchase. Our attitude, you would think, would be the same when it comes to paying taxes and fees. more »»

Busti Should Release Budget Information

October 25, 2015 How much a taxpayer must pay for government services and how that money is spent is the very heart of government. more »»

Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down

October 24, 2015 Thumbs up to all of the City Council and Chautauqua County Legislature candidates who answered candidate questions mailed by The Post-Journal late in September. more »»

King’s Appointment Cause For Concern

October 23, 2015 New York state’s implementation of the Common Core Learning Standards failed miserably. Just ask local teachers, administrators, parents, students or elected official. more »»

 
 
 

 

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