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Now that the conversation on whether to extend Metro Rail to Amherst is growing louder it is time to look at some realities. Indeed, the notion of extending the rail service from the University at Buffalo’s South Campus in Buffalo to its North Campus in Amherst has gained in popularity since the 1980s and 1990s. For various and disputed reasons, the proposal to exten…

By Marissa Shorenstein and Anthony B. Spada Spring is the season of life, a time of renewed energy and growth. It is a time when more people take to the roads and sidewalks and revel in warmer weather.  Despite the vibrant colors of the flowers, the sound of children playing outdoors, April is also Distracted Driving Awareness Month – a month in which we also face t…

More death, destruction won’t make America greatI, too, want to see “America great again.” However, there are some unfortunate blemishes that blur this vision.Some 70 percent of Americans are in favor of the “mother of all bombs” exploded recently in Afghanistan, in spite of much evidence that such bombing only adds to anti-American terrorist recruits. CIA Direct…

More death, destruction won’t make America greatI, too, want to see “America great again.” However, there are some unfortunate blemishes that blur this vision.Some 70 percent of Americans are in favor of the “mother of all bombs” exploded recently in Afghanistan, in spite of much evidence that such bombing only adds to anti-American terrorist recruits. CIA Direct…

More death, destruction won’t make America greatI, too, want to see “America great again.” However, there are some unfortunate blemishes that blur this vision.Some 70 percent of Americans are in favor of the “mother of all bombs” exploded recently in Afghanistan, in spite of much evidence that such bombing only adds to anti-American terrorist recruits. CIA Direct…

More death, destruction won’t make America greatI, too, want to see “America great again.” However, there are some unfortunate blemishes that blur this vision.Some 70 percent of Americans are in favor of the “mother of all bombs” exploded recently in Afghanistan, in spite of much evidence that such bombing only adds to anti-American terrorist recruits. CIA Direct…

More death, destruction won’t make America greatI, too, want to see “America great again.” However, there are some unfortunate blemishes that blur this vision.Some 70 percent of Americans are in favor of the “mother of all bombs” exploded recently in Afghanistan, in spite of much evidence that such bombing only adds to anti-American terrorist recruits. CIA Direct…

More death, destruction won’t make America greatI, too, want to see “America great again.” However, there are some unfortunate blemishes that blur this vision.Some 70 percent of Americans are in favor of the “mother of all bombs” exploded recently in Afghanistan, in spite of much evidence that such bombing only adds to anti-American terrorist recruits. CIA Direct…

More death, destruction won’t make America greatI, too, want to see “America great again.” However, there are some unfortunate blemishes that blur this vision.Some 70 percent of Americans are in favor of the “mother of all bombs” exploded recently in Afghanistan, in spite of much evidence that such bombing only adds to anti-American terrorist recruits. CIA Direct…

More death, destruction won’t make America greatI, too, want to see “America great again.” However, there are some unfortunate blemishes that blur this vision.Some 70 percent of Americans are in favor of the “mother of all bombs” exploded recently in Afghanistan, in spite of much evidence that such bombing only adds to anti-American terrorist recruits. CIA Direct…

More death, destruction won’t make America greatI, too, want to see “America great again.” However, there are some unfortunate blemishes that blur this vision.Some 70 percent of Americans are in favor of the “mother of all bombs” exploded recently in Afghanistan, in spite of much evidence that such bombing only adds to anti-American terrorist recruits. CIA Direct…

More death, destruction won’t make America greatI, too, want to see “America great again.” However, there are some unfortunate blemishes that blur this vision.Some 70 percent of Americans are in favor of the “mother of all bombs” exploded recently in Afghanistan, in spite of much evidence that such bombing only adds to anti-American terrorist recruits. CIA Direct…

More death, destruction won’t make America greatI, too, want to see “America great again.” However, there are some unfortunate blemishes that blur this vision.Some 70 percent of Americans are in favor of the “mother of all bombs” exploded recently in Afghanistan, in spite of much evidence that such bombing only adds to anti-American terrorist recruits. CIA Direct…

O’Reilly is innocent until proven guiltyLet me touch on four things from the April 21 News.First, the editorial cartoon about Bill O’Reilly’s departure from Fox News: Until the charges are proven, Fox News should reinstate him posthaste.Next, the letter about immigration: My father came from Barbados over 50 years ago, taking the proper steps to eventually become a U…

Higgins, not NYPA, deserves accoladesI visited Canalside the other day and was puzzled by adjacent signage. All around the site, it says, “Generously funded by the New York Power Authority.”That sure isn’t how I remember it. NYPA “generously” funded nothing; in fact, it did nothing willingly. Congressman Brian Higgins forced NYPA to provide a $300 million settlem…