The rate of cremation in America is soaring, from less than 4 percent in 1960 to over 40 percent currently, meaning those who value local burial grounds must help now if they are to be preserved.
To continue reading this article, you must have a paid subscription.
Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »
The Haudenosaunee — Builders of the Longhouse — have a belief that no person is entitled to own land; rather we are caretakers for future generations.
Seattle citizens who suffer cardiac arrest are five times as likely to survive as elsewhere; residents there have to learn CPR to graduate from high school or to get a driver's license.
In a wealthy country, community groups should not have to provide the care our veterans deserve; that is the solemn duty of government.
Copyright © 2013 The Altamont Enterprise.
Albany County, New York