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Dec 14, 2012

Rail revival

Rail travel has a proud place in Rochester's history. With construction of the new station, it could earn an important place in the city's future as well.

Dec 7, 2012

A matter of principal

What's lacking is the necessary focus and political will to deal with the mortgage debt overhang.

Nov 30, 2012

Storm damage

DiNapoli's words of warning about the state's fiscal situation should be heeded in Albany.

Nov 23, 2012

Winning streak

With work progressing at Midtown and Winn's long-term commitment to the Sibley Building, there's reason for optimism.

Nov 16, 2012

Storm warning

With severe weather events becoming more frequent, New York cannot afford a "labyrinth" of regulators and utilities incapable of rapid and effective response.

Nov 9, 2012

Bridge the divide

Post-election, what most Americans truly want seems strikingly obvious: a willingness by both Republicans and Democrats to compromise.

Nov 2, 2012

What voters must decide

Barring unexpected events, the recovery will continue. The question now is who would do more to build the strongest economy for the future.

Oct 26, 2012

Urban edge

Colleges and universities can help drive economic growth in urban areas.

Oct 19, 2012

Too little climate change

The Tax Foundation index is a rather crude measure. But by any yardstick, New York has an uncompetitive tax climate.

Oct 12, 2012

The future imagined

What's needed is a new generation of growth-oriented companies and community leaders who believe our combined assets are more than sufficient to build a prosperous future.

Oct 5, 2012

Wise to warn

An early warning system to identify municipalities and school districts under budgetary strain is a prudent step.

Sep 28, 2012

An economic divide

We must do more to enable the community's poorest members to improve their lives.