The activist’s dilemma, pt. 3

The activist’s dilemma, pt. 3

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the last column in a three-part series exploring poverty, activism, and philanthropy. The views expressed are those of th...

September 27th, 2015 |  


A mixed picture of poverty

A mixed picture of poverty

This is one of my favorite times of year, perhaps for one of the worst reasons that could ever be imagined. Sure, the football nice and the crisp even...

September 27th, 2015 |  


Play together, stay together

Play together, stay together

For the past few years, I have been a member of the park board of our city. I had a minor in Parks and Recreation Management while in college, and my ...

September 24th, 2015 |  



Exit polls reveal 100% death rate

Exit polls reveal 100% death rate

Exit polls are conclusive. One hundred percent of us will die. The way we die will vary somewhat, but die we will. Many people in the world will never...

September 24th, 2015 |  


School lot would make nice park

To the Editor:I am writing with regard to the former Favorite Hill School area. The school has been torn down completely and the area is now being gra...

September 24th, 2015 |  


Carolyn StevensContributing Columnist

Carolyn StevensContributing Columnist

As a child during the Great Depression, I learned to eat everything — or at least taste it and keep it down. If my siblings or I couldn’t ...

September 23rd, 2015 |  


A singing bunch and pumpkin crunch

A singing bunch and pumpkin crunch

Hello from Illinois!Our church youth group received an invitation from an English (non-Amish) friend to come to their church house and sing for them. ...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


New exit polls reveal — 100% death rate

New exit polls reveal — 100% death rate

By Glenn MolletteGuest ColumnistExit polls are conclusive. One hundred percent of us will die. The way we die will vary somewhat, but die we will. Man...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Today’s emails equal tomorrow’s laughs

Today’s emails equal tomorrow’s laughs

Some day in the distant future, long after our civilization has disappeared, some archaeologist from another civilization will start digging around in...

September 20th, 2015 updated: September 22nd, 2015. |  


Streets need attention

Editor’s Note: The resolution that would have authorized an agreement for design services on a multi-use path for the East Ash Street Bikeway Pr...

September 20th, 2015 |