Opinion

Let's not plan on potholes

Turn back the clock to the spring of 2015 and the condition of city roads dominated the headlines. It was no wonder. We had just gone through one of the most punishing winters in recent history with one storm after another. Snow piled up at the corners

Who will stop the Clintons?

To the Editor: Perhaps it is time to inject a dose of reality into the upcoming presidential election. Anyone who exhibits a body temperature of over 90 degrees realizes that everything we see …

We`ve been turned into 'sheeple'

To the Editor: Concerning Eric Thorp's perceptive and profoundly important letter of May 24, regarding our treasured Constitution, I would like to add a few comments of my own. The importance and authority of the US Constitution cannot be overestimated,

Remembering Abby

In March 2009, we formally adopted an impaired chocolate Labrador with a host of medical problems. With the signing of legal papers, four-year-old Abby met Murray, her elder adoptive canine sibling, who was also a chocolate Labrador. Four

Letters

We`ve been turned into 'sheeple'

To the Editor: Concerning Eric Thorp's perceptive and profoundly important letter of May 24, regarding our treasured Constitution, I would like to add a few comments of my own. The importance and authority of the US Constitution cannot be overestimated,
Columns

The two other candidates

In an election where the majority of voters will vote against someone rather than for someone, perhaps it is time to consider the two minor party candidates. If the idyllic casting of a citizen’s …
Op-Ed

Having fun at school is O.K.

School is back in session. Hopefully you and your child(ren) are off to a good start. While we often hear talk about testing, a rigorous curriculum, standards, and accountability, let's not forget one very important thing-fun. All