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Sports Illustrated's Peter King used his weekly MMQB.com column to look at the potential movement among quarterbacks in free agency along with landing spots for the top draft-eligible quarterbacks. Since free agency began, King says he doesn't remember a year "with the same combined level of depth at quarterback in the free market and in the draft" as this year. In what…

Self-proclaimed ‘genius’ is destroying our republicOn Feb. 5, President Trump said in a speech in Ohio that those who did not applaud him at the State of the Union were un-American and treasonous. Of course “dear leader” we should worship and goose-step through town in your honor, or forever be damned. Sound nuts? Not in Trump’’s delusional world!I for one cannot applaud, …

Parents bear responsibility for students’ misbehaviorDisruptive student behavior in Buffalo schools is a very complex and daunting situation to try to rectify. And, I believe that many people are trying. I note there is one word glaringly missing from the article that could possibly help – parents!Marguerite McDonnellWest Seneca

Don’t waste money on parade; use it to help nation’s veteransPresident Trump, our narcissistic, con man, would-be king, wants to spend several million of our taxpayer dollars to have thousands of our dedicated servicemen and women march by his viewing throne and salute him to inflate his already grotesque ego. Remember that Trump, with his daddy’s help, manufactured a sore…

County leaders should own up to their decisions on tax ratesI grew up in a household of five children, all close in age. One can imagine the unrelenting cacophony my parents had to tolerate and arbitrate. I remember a technique often employed when one of us was “caught” in some matter. We would quickly point out how one or more of our siblings did the same thing; or better…

Science indicates Democrats must stop defending abortionThe “tactical” advice of David Brooks’ “imaginary consultant” to the Democratic Party on its continuing defense of late-term abortions was: Give it up! The fundamental observations cited: viability outside the womb at 22 weeks; scientific advances that “fundamentally shift the moral intuition about abortion;” that in …

Divesting from fossil fuels is difficult, but necessaryThe Jan. 30 Another Voice by Daniel Levler is correct: Climate change must be addressed. His opposition to divestment of fossil fuels by the state pension fund is not.In my 16 years at the highest levels of administration of the pension funds for New York City and New York State, I have had an opportunity to understand…

DUFFY, George T. - It's been 40 years since you left us. We love you and think of you every day. Love, YOUR FAMILY

MAHER - Richard S. Age 88, of Bliss, February 17, 2018, beloved husband of Barbara (nee Dornan) Maher; father of Lee (Vicky) Maher and Amy (Mohammed) Fadlaoui; grandfather of Steven (Amanda) and Justin Maher, Sarah and Ayeesha Fadlaoui; brother of Virginia Bolton and Joan Flint; also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call Wednesday, February 21st and Thursda…

TANNEHILL, Robert E. - Two years ago today, Bob died and left behind many sad friends and family. With much sorrow and love always, MOLLEY

DeFILLIPPO - Joseph V. February 17, 2018, age 92, beloved son of the late Dominic and Yasmin (nee Mattea) DeFillippo; dearest brother of Dominic DeFillippo, Antoinette Bistany and the late Phyllis Pratts, Alex Lewis, Madeline Lauciello, Rose Urbino and Michael DeFillippo; loving uncle of five nephews; also survived by great-nieces and great-nephews. No prior visitation. A…

STADNIK, Paul J. - In loving memory of our son and brother, Paul. Today is the official 1 year anniversary of your passing. However, I know in my mother's heart that you left us on December 22, the last day I saw and talked to you. I think of you when I shop without you on Saturdays and when I want to do a little lunch and you aren't here to join me anymore. We hope you ha…

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NEWCOMB - Daniel L., CFRE February 16, 2018, at age 83, of Perrysburg, NY at Millard Filmore Suburban Hospital. Beloved husband of 61 years to Barbara (Hugan) Newcomb; son of the late Wilson and Ruth (Dimmick) Newcomb; Loving father of the late Scott Newcomb, Bob Newcomb of FL, Jacque (Joe) Fahrion of CO, Suzanne (Dale) Rowland of NY and Donna (William) Schumacher of NY; b…