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  • Education Matters: School shootings: The tipping point?

    The 2012 Sandy Hook massacre had to be the tipping point. How can a nation do nothing when six adults and 20 kindergarten and first-grade children, babies all, were slaughtered by a madman? But I was wrong. Since then, we’ve had mass murders at so many events and venues … and more school shootings....

  • Nov. 30: Letters to the editor

    Gratitude to hard-working journalists With the recent celebration of Thanksgiving what better time to express gratitude to our hard-working reporters. Is it surprising that our founders identified freedom of the press as the very first amendment? It is America's free and independent press that...