Opinion

Next round of school consolidations

For many of us elementary school is where we fall in love with learning for the first time, where we make our first lifelong friends, where we first begin to place ourselves in the world around …

Toll-setting must be subject to checks and balances

We all learned in school that our system of government involves three separate branches – the legislative, executive and judicial – each with the ability to keep the others from becoming too …

The circus is in town

Old and young, everybody loves the pageantry of the circus –although in this year’s presidential race we are witnessing a circus whose performers are sub-par. By the time of the publication of …

‘Ask not’

To the Editor: The year was 1960; President John F. Kennedy had just been elected president and was giving his famous Inaugural Address. His infamous line from his speech: “Ask not what your …

Letters

‘Ask not’

To the Editor: The year was 1960; President John F. Kennedy had just been elected president and was giving his famous Inaugural Address. His infamous line from his speech: “Ask not what your …
Columns

The circus is in town

Old and young, everybody loves the pageantry of the circus –although in this year’s presidential race we are witnessing a circus whose performers are sub-par. By the time of the publication of …
Op-Ed

Toll-setting must be subject to checks and balances

We all learned in school that our system of government involves three separate branches – the legislative, executive and judicial – each with the ability to keep the others from becoming too …