In 1826, Samuel Morey received the patent for the first internal combustion engine.

The first six months on the job

Thanks to the Clinton Daily News for this opportunity to provide some comments based upon one man’s perspective upon his return to live and work in Clinton after being away for more than 30 years.

Some advice for Governor Cuomo

Dear Gov. Cuomo: Even if you're the boss – perhaps especially if you're the boss – when you're a 63-year-old man smitten by a lovely 20-something at the office, there are several considerations to keep in mind:

In 1634, the first English colonists arrived at St. Clement’s Island in Maryland to establish the settlement of St. Mary’s.

In 1852, Harriet Beecher Stowe’s antislavery novel, “Uncle Tom’s Cabin,” was published.

We read about a law professor from Louisiana State University who said because there are so many laws on the books, there is no one living in the United States over 18 that can’t be charged with a crime.

Will Rogers Says

But a politician is just like a pickpocket; it’s almost impossible to get one to reform. — 1923