A pilot program at the county jail to help drug addicts who want to quit is a needed step to stop the vicious circle of addiction leading to crime; it will save not only money but lives.

School discipline must be fitted to the circumstances of each infraction; a blanket and automatic suspension is a blunt and harmful tool.

If you’re reading this, you have a greater chance of voting than most.

Members of the Guilderland School Board, elected representatives of the people, should have discussed the naming of the high school football field in public as the law allows.