The Palladium-Times and The Valley News, (The Pall & Valley), is committed to keeping

any and all personal information collected of those individuals that visit our website and

make use of our online facilities and services accurate, confidential, secure and private. Our

privacy policy has been designed and created to ensure those affiliated with The Palladium-

Times and The Valley News of our commitment and realization of our obligation not only

to meet but to exceed most existing privacy standards.

THEREFORE, this Privacy Policy Agreement shall apply to The Palladium-Times and The

Valley News, and thus it shall govern any and all data collection and usage thereof. Through

the use of and any subsidiary website listed below you are herein

consenting to the following data procedures expressed within this agreement.

Subsidiary Website:

Collection of Information

This website collects various types of information, such as:

• Voluntarily provided information which may include your name, address, email address,

billing and/or credit card information etc., which may be used when you purchase products

and/or services and to deliver the services you have requested.

• Information automatically collected when visiting our website, which may include cookies,

third party tracking technologies and server logs.

Please rest assured that this site shall only collect personal information that you knowingly

and willingly provide by way of surveys, completed membership forms, and emails. It is the

intent of this site to use personal information only for the purpose for which it was requested

and any additional uses specifically provided on this site.

We may also gather information about the type of browser you are using, IP address or type

of operating system to assist us in providing and maintaining superior quality service.

It is highly recommended and suggested that you review the privacy policies and statements

of any website you choose to use or frequent as a means to better understand the way in

which other websites garner, make use of and share information collected.

Use of Information Collected

The Palladium-Times and The Valley News may collect and may make use of personal

information to assist in the operation of our website and to ensure delivery of the services

you need and request. At times, we may find it necessary to use personally identifiable

information as a means to keep you informed of other possible products and/or services

that may be available to you from and our subsidiaries. The

Palladium-Times and The Valley News and our subsidiaries may also be in contact with you

with regards to completing surveys and/or research questionnaires related to your opinion

of current or potential future services that may be offered.

The Palladium-Times and The Valley News does not now, nor will it in the future, sell, rent

or lease any of our customer lists and/or names to any third parties.

The Palladium-Times and The Valley News may deem it necessary to follow websites and/

or pages that our users may frequent in an effort to gleam what types of services and/or

products may be the most popular to customers or the general public.

The Palladium-Times and The Valley News may disclose your personal information, without

prior notice to you, only if required to do so in accordance with applicable laws and/or in a

good faith belief that such action is deemed necessary or is required in an effort to:

• Remain in conformance with any decrees, laws and/or statute, or in an effort to comply

with any process which may be served upon The Palladium-Times and The Valley News and/

or our website;

• Maintain, safeguard and/or preserve all the rights and/or property of The Palladium-Times

and The Valley News; and

• Perform under demanding conditions in an effort to safeguard the personal safety of users

of and/or the general public.

Children Under Age of 13

The Palladium-Times and The Valley News does not knowingly collect personal identifiable

information from children under the age of thirteen (13) without verifiable parental consent.

If it is determined that such information has been inadvertently collected on anyone under

the age of thirteen (13), we shall immediately take the necessary steps to ensure that such

information is deleted from our system’s database. Anyone under the age of thirteen (13)

must seek and obtain parent or guardian permission to use this website.

Unsubscribe or Opt-Out

All users and/or visitors to our website have the option to discontinue receiving communication

from us and/or reserve the right to discontinue receiving communications by way of email

or newsletters. To discontinue or unsubscribe to our website please send an email that you

wish to unsubscribe to If you wish to unsubscribe or opt-out from

any third party websites, you must go to that specific website to unsubscribe and/or opt-out.

Links to Other Web Sites

Our website does contain links to affiliate and other websites. The Palladium-Times and

The Valley News does not claim nor accept responsibility for any privacy policies, practices

and/or procedures of other such websites. Therefore, we encourage all users and visitors to

be aware when they leave our website and to read the privacy statements of each and every

website that collects personally identifiable information. The aforementioned Privacy Policy

Agreement applies only and solely to the information collected by our website.


The Palladium-Times and The Valley News shall endeavor and shall take every precaution

to maintain adequate physical, procedural and technical security with respect to our offices

and information storage facilities so as to prevent any loss, misuse, unauthorized access,

disclosure or modification of the user’s personal information under our control.

The company also uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) for authentication and private

communications in an effort to build users’ trust and confidence in the internet and website

use by providing simple and secure access and communication of credit card and personal


Changes to Privacy Policy Agreement

The Palladium-Times and The Valley News reserves the right to update and/or change the

terms of our privacy policy, and as such we will post those change to our website homepage

at, so that our users and/or visitors are always aware of the

type of information we collect, how it will be used, and under what circumstances, if any, we

may disclose such information. If at any point in time The Palladium-Times and The Valley

News decides to make use of any personally identifiable information on file, in a manner

vastly different from that which was stated when this information was initially collected, the

user or users shall be promptly notified by email. Users at that time shall have the option as

to whether or not to permit the use of their information in this separate manner.


We may use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you use our Services. If so, a list of these ad serving companies will be available here. These companies may use information (generally, not including your name, address, e-mail address or telephone number) about your visits to our sites or use of our Services and to other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. These companies may employ cookies and clear GIFs to measure advertising effectiveness. Any information that these third parties collect via cookies and clear GIFs is generally not personally identifiable (unless, for example, you provide personally identifiable information to them through an ad or e-mail message). We encourage you to read these businesses' privacy policies if you should have any concerns about how they will care for your personal information. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, see the Network Advertising Initiative's consumer website.

Google Doubleclick for Publishers (DFP) is an ad network partner that displays ads on our Services. To improve your ad experience on our sites and Services and elsewhere on the Internet, we may send non-personal information to Google DFP based on your browser's activities, such as type of pages viewed and categories of interests, so that the advertising you see is relevant to you. Google DFP also may use information regarding its own users to select which ads to display. Click here to learn more about Google DFP's ad practices, including how to opt out of using anonymous information to select which ads to show you.


If you wish to manage or opt-out of cookies utilized by our site and third party advertisers, you can take the following steps:

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Acceptance of Terms

Through the use of this website, you are hereby accepting the terms and conditions stipulated

within the aforementioned Privacy Policy Agreement. If you are not in agreement with our

terms and conditions, then you should refrain from further use of our sites. In addition, your

continued use of our website following the posting of any updates or changes to our terms

and conditions shall mean that you are in agreement and acceptance of such changes.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the Privacy Policy Agreement related to our

website, please feel free to contact us at the following email, telephone number or mailing



Telephone Number: (315) 343-3800

Mailing Address:

The Palladium-Times and The Valley News

140 West 1st Street

Oswego, New York 13126

April, 14, 2017