While the COVID pandemic has been tough on all of us, it's been especially hard on nursing home residents, who have been isolated from the outside world. Seniors at a Chittenango nursing home are hoping you'll be their pen pal.
If you find yourself screaming at two teenaged girls at an ice cream stand because they asked you to wear a mask, you're a jerk - let's just get that out of the way. This actually happened not very far from Utica.
There's no question that small businesses are suffering under the coronavirus shutdown. Many are struggling to stay afloat. Now is the time for local governments to do everything within their power to help these businesses find creative ways to keep the lights on, not shut them down.