A time of exploration and discovery

A time of exploration and discovery

All through history, man has been inspired by the spirit of exploration and discovery.When Og the Caveman went out the door in seach of a mammoth burg...

February 7th, 2016 |  


Gloria serves up Valentine’s recipe for a happy marriage

Gloria serves up Valentine’s recipe for a happy marriage

How about it, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner once more. Stores are loaded with red and pink hearts, sweet chocolates and red roses a...

February 6th, 2016 |  


Valentine’s recipe for a happy marriage

Valentine’s recipe for a happy marriage

How about it, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner once more. Stores are loaded with red and pink hearts, sweet chocolates and red roses a...

February 3rd, 2016 |  



Medical-related “bankruptcy” a hard pill to swallow

Medical-related “bankruptcy” a hard pill to swallow

By Justin CobyContributing columnistThe staff at Health Partners Free Clinic (HPFC) had never been more perplexed than when a recent encounter with a ...

February 1st, 2016 |  


Sick of talking about the ills

Sick of talking about the ills

At our advanced age, we don’t like the cold. We don’t like the snow, the ice, the slippery driveway, the necessity of bundling up like Nan...

January 31st, 2016 |  


Calling Around Bradford

Calling Around Bradford

We are almost a month into 2016. The weather has kept us on our toes. But Bradford continues to buzz with lots of activities with no plan on stopping ...

January 31st, 2016 updated: January 31st, 2016. |  


Family ties and chicken recipes

Family ties and chicken recipes

Hello across the miles!I am amazed when I think of the bond and specialness of family ties. The last few weeks we’ve been reminded how much fami...

January 30th, 2016 |  


Infrastructure is like a good offensive line

Infrastructure is like a good offensive line

Infrastructure is a lot like a good offensive line in professional football; the expectation is that it costs a lot of money and it shouldn’t be...

January 30th, 2016 |  


Jurisdiction decided

Jurisdiction decided

In 2013, Emmanuel Elder found himself in court on two separate criminal cases. In the first case, Elder was convicted after his ex-fiancé filed a...

January 30th, 2016 updated: January 30th, 2016. |  


A winter visit to Lyons

A winter visit to Lyons

By John CrabtreeContributing columnistWhen a newspaper publishes one of our guest opinions, I often get calls or emails in response. I enjoy the conve...

January 30th, 2016 |