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In These Otsego Hills

In These Otsego Hills
  • Coping with the Christmas chaos... We must admit that we had a rather down and up ending to 2013.

    January 2, 2014

  • A Christmas Poem with apologies 'Twas the Night After Christmas with apologies to Clement Clarke Moore

    December 26, 2013

  • Some things just mystify us Even in the midst of all the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, we still seem to encounter things which leave us wondering what on earth people are thinking. We are simply amazed at what we learn.

    December 19, 2013

  • Rollins death saddens us It is with sadness that we note the passing of Frank Rollins, long time CCS music teacher and well known local photographer.

    December 12, 2013

  • Holiday preparations are piling up We must admit that we are now rushing head first through the holiday season even though we have no idea exactly how we got to this point in the year. We would like to blame the makers of calendars for not including all the months of the year in their products, but alas that is not the case. So we fear we shall simply have to deal.

    December 5, 2013

  • Full tilt running can overwhelm We are running full tilt into that time of year when the opportunities for any number of activities become somewhat overwhelming.

    November 14, 2013

  • Proud grandparents now times two We are most happy to announce the arrival on Wednesday, Oct. 30 of our second granddaughter, Marin Chase Ellsworth.

    November 7, 2013

  • Issue overload happens so quickly Over the years we have tried to stay ahead of all the various issues that may pop up from time to time. And although there have been times in the past when we found it somewhat tricky to keep up with everything, we feel that we reached a new high, or possibly low, in issue overload this past week.

    October 31, 2013

  • Responses in a fracking state of mind

    October 24, 2013

  • Anti-fracking crowd still mystifies me We were quite surprised when we read an article, entitled "Some anti-drilling activists change tactics, tone," which appeared in the October 7, 2013 edition of the Daily Star. It was an Associated Press article which evidently originated in Pittsburgh.

    October 17, 2013