Good for Guilderland, keeping its town pool open, and planning to rebuild, after fire destroyed its pool house. Every time we write a story about a drowning, we see the need for public pools where kids can learn to swim.

A student who killed a giraffe was scorned when his family placed a trophy photo in his high school yearbook; we need to care about the many species in our midst that are suffering from our abuses.

"When did you guys discuss this?" a citizen asked the council members who plan to borrow for a multi-million-dollar project; we urge residents to petition for a permissive referendum.

To prosecute wolves in sheep's clothing, laws should be drafted that increase penalties for crimes if the elderly or disabled are targeted.

Feed your soul by giving, and getting satisfaction. Donating to causes close to home avoids paying more than half to telemarketers.

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