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That Itch You Can’t Scratch

You know how when somebody tells you not to touch your face while you are going outside with your face mask? That is when you suddenly become conscious of an itch. Don’t you just hate that? With the coronavirus still raging on and giving us a reason to wear a face mask and keep six feet apart from strangers, it is starting to become annoying.

Therefore, it is a really scary time. If ...

2020 School Year Should Reflect Responsibility, Not 'Bottoms Up' Mentality as COVID-19 Cases Spike Among Young Adults

Tracy Schrems, assistant professor of adolescence education at St. Bonaventure University, made a great point. 

“If the pandemic has taught me anything, it’s that people don’t like to follow the rules,” she told TAPinto Greater Olean in an email. 

She’s right. As colleges and universities prepare to resume in-person instruction this fall, that thought ...

A Difficult End to Senior Year Does Not Compare to the Memories Made

When the unexpected happens, we sometimes do not know how to react. We immediately think of the effect the present will have on the future. 

When news on the coronavirus started to get serious back in March, I found myself thinking this way as I knew a lot of uncertainty lay ahead. 
Your senior year of college is a special time, one where you are supposed to be soaking in ...

Here’s how taxpayers can check if their charitable donation is tax deductible

November 23, 2020

The arrival of the holiday season is when many people think about how they can give back. Often taxpayers want to donate to a charity. The IRS has a tool that can help people figure out if giving to their favorite cause will also give them the gift of a tax deduction.

Tax Exempt Organization Search on allows users to search for tax-exempt charities. Taxpayers can use this tool to ...

Bona’s Warming House Sees Increase in Need, Continues Offering Hope, Hot Meals During Pandemic

ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — As the spread of COVID-19 continues and some area families struggle to put food on the table, St. Bonaventure University’s Warming House is there to help.

Located at 164 N. Union St. Olean, and considered the oldest student-run soup kitchen in the country, the Warming House has reimagined how it offers its outreach ministry of serving warm, ...

“Good Riddance to 2020 Countdown” Raffle Helps Local People with Disabilities

With the holidays quickly approaching, the Intandem agency has well over 100 individuals and families that it supports who are struggling to make ends meet — let alone provide family members with anything for the holidays.  And with the current pandemic affecting so many communities, the traditional fundraising methods just won’t work this year.

“We typically raise funds ...