We sadly report that our longtime news editor, Paul Likoudis, has been diagnosed with colon cancer. He will be incapacitated for about six months as he undergoes chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery. His From the Mail column will be suspended. We ask your prayers for Paul’s full recovery. If you would like to help Paul with his overwhelming medical expenses, a fund has been set up at his parish: St. James the Apostle Church, 17 Whig St., Trumansburg, NY 14886; phone: 607-387-6781; pastor: Fr. John Tokaz. Paul can be emailed at email@example.com.