Zach's Photo of the Week: The Mighty Oriskany


Having the Oriskany Creek as a fixture in my backyard is both wonderful and disquieting. Let's talk about the good parts. First, it's very peaceful and calming to listen to the flowing water. Second, it's a beautiful sight watching the sunset disappear behind towering trees and seeing the setting sun's reflection on the water. The bad part about having the Oriskany Creek in my backyard: flooding. Those "100-year floods" seem to be popping up every few years. This week's Photo of the Week depicts the creek in that peaceful and calming way.

The full story is in this week's edition of the newspaper.