Protect vulnerable child victims of opioid crisis

Protect vulnerable child victims of opioid crisis

While those of us in law enforcement deal with the ongoing impact of illegal drugs and addiction every day, I’m especially concerned about harm ...

May 21st, 2018 |  


The best gift you can give

The best gift you can give

What’s the nicest thing you can give a working wife with children on Mother’s Day?Answer — a week off, a week away from alarm clocks...

May 14th, 2018 updated: May 14th, 2018. |  


A marathon and terrorist

A marathon and terrorist

For me, the Boston Marathon bombing was like a hot poker thrust into the smoldering embers of a recent fire — that then burst back into flame. T...

May 13th, 2018 |  



Get Ready for More Intolerance

Get Ready for More Intolerance

Intolerance strikes again. It happened recently at the April 12, 2018 confirmation hearing for Mike Pompeo. The nominee for Secretary of State was gri...

May 12th, 2018 |  


Atheism is Flawed

Atheism is Flawed

On March 14 of this year English theoretical physicist, Stephen Hawking, passed away at the age of 76. Diagnosed with ALS as a young man, he went on t...

May 11th, 2018 |  


Teens and Police

Teens and Police

Graduation season usually kicks into full gear in May, but I got to sit in on a very special ceremony recently.Twenty-one young people graduated from ...

May 10th, 2018 |  


A Bad Idea on Immigration

Immigration has become one of the most polarizing issues of our day. But it is worth remembering that this century opened with a tale of family and mi...

May 10th, 2018 |  


Moms can’t fix everything

My two children and I were at Dunkin’ Donuts, meeting my grandfather for a cup of coffee (for the adults) and a doughnut (for us all). My boys w...

May 10th, 2018 |  


Writers support SourcePoint

Writers support SourcePoint

Dear Editor,Until I became a SourcePoint medical transportation volunteer, I had no idea how many services the building on Cheshire Road provided for ...

May 3rd, 2018 updated: May 3rd, 2018. |  


Why China’s soybean tariffs matter

Why China’s soybean tariffs matter

China’s plan to levy a 25 percent tariff on imports of U.S. soybeans may come as something of a surprise to most Americans. But to a professor o...

May 3rd, 2018 |