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Updated at 11:38 AM

Heart disease kills more men and women than any other disease in the USA.We all know family, friends and community members who have suffered a heart attack or have suffered from heart disease, resulting in heart surgery or coronary artery stenting.Cardiac rehabilitation, a medically supervised and personalized program, is recommended when these patients are discharged from the hospital. The program includes evaluation, exercise training and education to improve heart-healthy...

Updated at 10:21 AM

A few weeks ago, our 44th president made a bold and highly critical move — he reopened his very own Twitter account.

Updated Jun 1, 2015 at 5:51 PM

Perhaps we underestimated Gov. Bobby Jindal.All this talk of a run for the presidency has yielded more scoffs than nods of approval. I am guilty myself of minimizing his chances of getting any real national traction.

Updated Jun 1, 2015 at 5:26 PM

Television commercials often get under my skin for one reason or another, but the one that has rankled me most in recent years is “The Most Interesting Man in the World.” To my mind, the guy who does the pitch for Dos Equis beer is the...

Posted May 31, 2015 at 5:08 PM

The Brits, you must admit, usually get it right. In political shorthand, whenever he or she prefer, their incumbent prime minister may call a special national election. Party contenders kibitz, deliberate and often brow-beat one another. From...

Posted May 31, 2015 at 4:32 PM

Commencement season brings a respite from the sinister childishness rampant on campuses. Attacks on freedom of speech come from the professoriate, that herd of independent minds, and from the ever-thickening layer of university administrators who...

Posted May 31, 2015 at 10:51 AM

We live in a data-driven world where information is our lifeblood, the intellectual capital that is transforming everything, and the raw material from which decisions are being made.Information is the linchpin resource for solving 21st...

Posted May 31, 2015 at 2:01 AM

I am so grateful to those who supported the Struttin’ for a Cause Fashion Show on May 14. All money raised benefits the Breast Health Patient Navigation Program at Thompson Health. Canandaigua Academy students and faculty, merchants,...

Posted May 31, 2015 at 2:01 AM

Regarding “Status quo or parental choice” (May 18, Daily Messenger, MPNnow.com) by Donna Bennett, I believe she should be careful when making this comparison to justify her own school. The truth is parental choice is the status quo...

Updated May 30, 2015 at 9:51 PM

A JEER … to the Seneca Falls man police said was caught driving while intoxicated twice in the early morning hours Wednesday.Police said 30-year-old Jayson Hall was charged first for allegedly operating an ATV drunk...

Posted May 30, 2015 at 2:01 AM

I have lived in the village of Macedon most of my life. My father was born here and the historian for many years. I am having a hard time with the prospect of dissolution. The village has not fallen upon hard times and it has competent full-time...

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