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Saturday, Apr 18, 2015

Opinion

Paper, paper everywhere

Yesterday I went through several stacks of old papers in our home office and ruthlessly sorted out anything and everything that was outdated, superfluous, or duplicate. It took nearly an hour and generated quite a pile of paper for recycling....
Published: 04/12/15

Paper, paper everywhere

Yesterday I went through several stacks of old papers in our home office and ruthlessly sorted out anything and everything that was outdated, superfluous, or duplicate. It took nearly an hour and generated quite a pile of paper for recycling....
Published: 04/12/15

Growing up the hard way

Sometimes your children make you do things you don’t want to do. I don’t want to be a parent all the time. It is easier to lie around the house sipping on beer and taking frequent naps, but reality hits home when the children want or ne...
Published: 04/11/15

What is religious liberty?

Religious liberty means the son of a former president, billing himself as “an unabashed atheist,” can use all the communication means at his disposal, look into a camera, and end his invitation for us to join the Freedom From Religion F...
Published: 04/10/15

Good grief, I need groceries

Mr. Harris is the laid-back cruiser to my high speed self, and yet as a spouse, he is quite progressive. He cooks, cleans and shops, which I understand is an anomaly in these parts. While he shops, I write. Before you get any ideas, just forget it, b...
Published: 04/09/15

Small town limitations

Anytime you ask someone who has lived in Sebring for an extended period of time what the town used to look like, you will get a relatively universal answer. They will likely state that present-day Sebring is like New York City compared to what it was...
Published: 04/08/15

Letters to the editor

Religious beliefs
Published: 04/08/15

Crimes against our most vulnerable sometimes hard to prosecute

We can all agree that crime of any kind is a bad thing, but we also can agree that some is worse than others. Crime against anyone due to their vulnerability is one of the worst kinds, and it happens here in Highlands County.
Published: 04/05/15

Let’s strengthen protections for those who endure so much to grow our food

We live in one of the richest nations on earth. Most of us never miss a meal unless we choose to. But, ironically, the nearly 3 million agricultural workers who cultivate and harvest the food that ends up on our tables lack the basic protection they ...
Published: 04/05/15

Letters to the editor

Clintonian moment
Published: 04/05/15