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LAS VEGAS USED BY HEARTLESS DEM LEADERS TO ATTACK THE 2nd AMENDMENT…DESPICABLE!

LAS VEGAS USED BY HEARTLESS DEM LEADERS TO ATTACK THE 2nd AMENDMENT…DESPICABLE!

Opinion October 6, 2017 at 5:06 am

The Right Side By J Gary DiLaura Democrat “leaders” like Hillary seize upon the “opportunity” of this tragic disaster to try to make a 2nd Amendment political statement! Clinton and Schumer have already started, and Sanders and Warren are saying, “We MUST stop these senseless killings and STOP the NRA!”  “Eliminate these KILLERRead More

Hitting The Wall

Hitting The Wall

Opinion September 30, 2017 at 8:44 pm

By Craig Reger “Because it was him, and because it was me”. French Philosopher Montaigne was casually anecdotal in his Renaissance era essays. I thought of Montaigne shortly after witnessing a solo car wreck. Let me explain. I was tracking west on Amherst Street in North Buffalo early last weekRead More

Presumed Innocence vs. Perceived Guilt

Presumed Innocence vs. Perceived Guilt

Opinion September 29, 2017 at 5:56 am

Being accused of a crime is probably one of the most serious matters that can attach to a person, ranking below actually being a victim of a crime.  From a personal standpoint, both are dehumanizing, invasive, and externally driven experiences.  But from a legal standpoint, being the accused is alsoRead More

WHAT EXACTLY IS “PROOF?”

WHAT EXACTLY IS “PROOF?”

Opinion September 29, 2017 at 5:06 am

The Right Side By J Gary Dilaura There are all kinds and degrees of “proof,” or evidence. Some is circumstantial, other is personal knowledge. There’s physical proof like fingerprints, DNA, blood, shoe prints, tire tracks, photo/video, wiretaps and much more. As investigators, we oftentimes “over investigate” and even with aRead More

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION

Opinion September 29, 2017 at 5:04 am

The Right Side By J Gary DiLaura There is only ONE profession in the United States that does not utilize “affirmative action!” What is it? It MUST be a very important profession where only the best, most qualified people are hired… something that human life depends upon like the medicalRead More

PROUD TO BE AN AMERICAN!!!

PROUD TO BE AN AMERICAN!!!

Opinion September 22, 2017 at 5:01 am

The Right Side By J Gary DiLaura I listened to our President Trump speak to the UN today and could not be more proud of our president and what he said! He put Iran and North Korea on notice that we WILL annihilate the entire country of N. Korea (interpretedRead More

Why Strong Mayors Need Strong Councils

Why Strong Mayors Need Strong Councils

Opinion September 15, 2017 at 5:10 am

In an ideal world, checks and balances would actually check and balance each other.  That is the primary function of the two major branches of government, the executive and the legislative.  The executive leads, administrates and directs the business and relationships of the government.  The legislature passes laws and, where necessary, approves theRead More

We need to elect a City Council that will stand up to Albany!

The Status Quo Must Go

Opinion September 15, 2017 at 5:08 am

The Primary election is over and the stage is now set for the General election in November.  We know who the players are, so what are we going to do make a real difference in the lives of the people of Niagara Falls? Something has to change.  That much isRead More

Time for a change here

Time for a change here

Opinion September 15, 2017 at 5:05 am

The main difference between the primary election and the general election coming up this November is that, in the primary, voters are bound to vote only for candidates running on the party lines they are registered in. Democrats can only vote for Democrats and Republicans only for members of theRead More

THE ANSWER TO… WHAT’S WRONG WITH THE CONGRESS?

THE ANSWER TO… WHAT’S WRONG WITH THE CONGRESS?

Opinion September 15, 2017 at 5:02 am

The Right Side By J Gary DiLaura This is easy; NY Senators Schumer and Gillibrand, NY Congressman (EVERY SINGLE ONE except, maybe, Collins), California Congresswomen Pelosi, Waters and Boxer and Senator Feinstein… it would almost be accurate and a LOT easier to just say EVERY SINGLE DEMOCRAT and about ½Read More

Contraptions of History

Contraptions of History

Opinion September 15, 2017 at 12:05 am

By Craig Reger “This is the golden age and gold is the reason for the wars we wage”, Bono Vox. Lead singer, U2. Speaking of the hypothesis that Presidents lie, I am always reminded of Nixon’s temporary lie when I hear this celebrated  line harmonized by Bono. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRzr1QU6K1o The Youtube linkRead More

HEY… CONGRESS!… WHAT  IS WRONG WITH YOU?

HEY… CONGRESS!… WHAT  IS WRONG WITH YOU?

Opinion August 31, 2017 at 10:58 pm

THE RIGHT SIDE By J Gary DiLaura IF THE REPUBLICANS IN THE HOUSE AND SENATE  DON’T PULL THEIR HEADS OUT OF THAT DARK PLACE THEY HAVE THEM STUCK AND BACK UP THEIR PRESIDENT…THEY WON’T HAVE TO WORRY WHAT THEIR CONSTITUENTS THINK!!! BEFORE: Even if, in the last 8 years, you neverRead More

When Debt Commands

When Debt Commands

Opinion August 31, 2017 at 1:43 pm

By Craig Reger “Even if we are ruined by it, it was still beautiful”. Many Nationalistic Germans had this to say about WWI. Fast forward one-hundred years, extremists detonate truckloads of explosives in war zones, near governmental buildings or well-attended pop concerts and European soccer matches, or choose to driveRead More

WHAT HAPPENED IN CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA?

WHAT HAPPENED IN CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA?

Opinion August 18, 2017 at 5:03 am

The Right Side By J Gary DiLaura Apparently, a radical, right wing group was given a permit to hold a peaceful rally. Again, apparently, “Protestors” to the rally began arriving with helmets, baseball bats, and professional signs with clubs (disguised as sign posts), tear gas masks and canisters. They mustRead More

Candra Thomason City Council Candidate Standing for You – September 12, 2017 Primary

Candra Thomason City Council Candidate Standing for You – September 12, 2017 Primary

Opinion August 13, 2017 at 11:46 am

By Candra Thomason As the September 12th Niagara Falls City Council Primary draws near, I would like to remind those that saw my announcement earlier this year and inform those that missed it, that I Candra Thomason am running for Niagara Falls City Council. Now More than ever before theRead More

Finance, Public Safety focus of Perry bid for Council

Finance, Public Safety focus of Perry bid for Council

Opinion August 13, 2017 at 11:45 am

My name is Lakea Perry and I am a candidate for Niagara Falls City Council. Running for City Council is a task that I do not take lightly. I am so passionate about making our city a thriving city again that I lay my time, energy, experience, and personal reputationRead More

Examination of a Witch (1853) by T. H. Matteson, a painting said to be inspired by the Salem witch trials.

Can the search for Truth lead to blind Injustice?

Opinion August 4, 2017 at 4:06 am

Just a couple of days old, the tale of the 81 year old pharmacist Robert Kenzia being arrested for allegedly requesting a woman to disrobe before he would fill her prescription, is circulating as any story laced with overtones of sex and drugs likely would.  The United States Drug EnforcementRead More

EVER HEARD OF “MACRI’S”?

EVER HEARD OF “MACRI’S”?

Opinion August 4, 2017 at 3:06 am

In 1964 Erma (Mama) D’Avolio and her husband Vincent opened “DelFredo’s” on Main St in Niagara Falls. After Vincent passed in 1974, their daughter Anna and her husband James Macri moved the restaurant, as Macri’s, to the Niagara Falls Market and began what became a successful, traditional Italian family restaurant.Read More

WHO’S IN CHARGE? THE PRESIDENT WE ELECTED OR THOSE WHO WISH THEY WERE?

WHO’S IN CHARGE? THE PRESIDENT WE ELECTED OR THOSE WHO WISH THEY WERE?

Opinion August 4, 2017 at 3:04 am

  The Right Side By J Gary DiLaura Let there be no doubt in ANYBODY’S mind, there is one and only one Chief Executive Officer and ONE Chief Law Enforcement Officer and that is the President of these United States. He has access to more information than anyone else inRead More

The Right Side

The Right Side

Opinion July 27, 2017 at 3:13 am

  By J Gary DiLaura YOUR ASSESSMENT… GAR ASSOCIATES…VISITING A TOWN NEAR YOU! TAXATION WITHOUT REPRESENTATION? As you know, cities and towns in Niagara County, the highest taxed county in the ENTIRE United States, are reassessing the value of your properties. Why? To increase your taxes! Oh, they say theRead More

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