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Understanding the odds

State gaming officials’ reaction to Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s new report on gambling in New York was swift and, it would seem, telling.

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Most readers favor Astorino for governor

Nearly 60 percent of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll would vote for Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino over incumbent Gov. Andrew Cuomo if the election for governor were held today.

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We must embrace multiple pathways to success


In this decade when many jobs in the country do not require a bachelor’s degree, it is time we start recognizing that career success can be launched from many different places.  

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Enrollment reversal

A continued decline in the college enrollment rate of new high school graduates would not be something to ignore.

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China’s ‘advantage’ is trade cheating

Dear Editor: In Amitrajeet A. Batabyal’s May 2 op-ed, “Does trade with China hurt American workers?” a false and irrelevant choice is presented. China’s state-managed and subsidized capitalist system has grown by way of trade cheating and rigged, predatory prices ...

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A fiasco foretold

Learning from the Medley Centre debacle surely could help prevent future fiascos.

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Rooney’s tops readers’ fine-dining picks

After tying for first place in 2012 and slipping to fourth place last year, Rooney’s Restaurant is back on top among RBJ readers. With 9 percent, the Rochester eatery received the most support in this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll, which asked readers to name their favorite fine-dining restaurant in the Rochester area.

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