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  • Education heading in wrong direction It is good to see that with teachers changing their curriculums to teach for the Common Core State Standards that there is still some hands-on learning going on locally.

    April 4, 2013

  • Good luck, Tommy Perhaps the third time will be the "charm" for Cooperstown Central School seventh-grader Tommy Knight.

    March 28, 2013

  • Eliminate the gap elimination adjustment Despite Gov. Andrew Cuomo's promise in his budget address to increase funding for education, local school officials are saying they are not receiving enough state aid to fund even basic services.

    March 21, 2013

  • Groff is off to good start Former Cooperstown Central School student and athlete Sarah Groff visited Cooperstown in November to share her dream of making it to the Olympics. She had just missed the podium at the London Games.

    March 14, 2013

  • Blindsided by CV-S vote As we all know, school districts are facing financial insolvency and are being forced to reconsider the ways they do business. That includes mergers when fielding athletic teams.

    March 7, 2013

  • Roses Roses to the Cooperstown varsity girls basketball, the Polar Bear Jump and the Cooperstown Winter Carnival.

    February 28, 2013

  • TREP$ is a smart idea Many of us played "store" or "house" when we were young. But pretending to do something is a lot different than actually getting to do something first-hand.

    February 21, 2013

  • Mascot name change is hot topic Many of our readers have expressed concern about the likelihood of a mascot name change at Cooperstown Central School.

    February 14, 2013

  • Winter Carnival gives reasons to get out Snow or no snow, there is always a lot to do at the Cooperstown Winter Carnival. It provides the perfect time to get out and fight cabin fever and the winter blues.

    February 7, 2013

  • Hear views on 'Redskins' before making decision Are the Cooperstown Redskins behind times for not having changed their nickname? Some might think so.

    January 31, 2013

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