• Opinion

Letters to the Editor: March 4, 2015

Support firefighter pensions


Macaroni and cheese, please!

It’s been one cold winter. Both body and soul need some soothing.


Letters to the Editor: February 25, 2015

Flying a tattered flag


One’s purpose can be redefined during senior years

Does one’s purpose need to be redefined throughout the course of life or is it defined during the early years?


Philadephia pepper pot soup

Did Pepper Pot Soup play a role in winning the American Revolution? Is it  “the soup that won the war,” or is that just a lot of tripe?


Editorial: Time to meet the candidates

We’re going to see a lot of candidates between now and the May 19 primary election, and some of them can be expected to drop by local neighborhood meetings.


Letters to the Editor: February 18, 2015

A plan to improve voting


Shanghai stir-fry

According to the Chinese Zodiac, 2015 is the Year of the Sheep. The Chinese New Year is all about wishing good luck, good health and good fortune. Red is the good luck color to wear, the color to chase away any evil. Gifts of money in red envelopes are good luck, too. (That’s for sure!)


A nutrient-dense diet will help strengthen your heart

A nutrient-dense diet is an important step toward a healthy heart.


It’s the little things that matter on Valentine’s Day

We are standing in the kitchen glaring at one another.