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  • Q&A: Civil Asset Forfeiture

    Q: What is civil asset forfeiture?A: Civil asset forfeiture laws empower the government to seize pro ...
    July 31, 2017 - 10:27 am
  • $2 million bathroom

    Did you see the $2 million dollar bathroom? That’s what New York City government spent to build a “comfort station” in a park.
    July 31, 2017 - 10:26 am
  • A teaser trailer for the rest of our lives

    I saw a teaser trailer last week for “Rocko’s Modern Life.” For those of you not up to speed on your 1990s pop culture references, the aforementioned ...
    July 31, 2017 - 10:43 am
  • A life without convenience

    Editor’s note: This column originally published Aug. 13, 2015The last thing anyone wants is for the ...
    July 28, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • ‘Save Red Bridge’

    If you ask Joe Otto, “nothing says fair float like a freshly painted hay rack.” He and 15 volunteers built a float to carry them and an idea through t ...
    July 28, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • Get me out of this fast

    I am currently on a juice fast.The “fast” part is completely contradictory, because the days have ne ...
    July 28, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • No redeeming qualities

    I am angry we have a president with no redeeming qualities of character. Narcissistic, controlling, manipulative, vindictive, disloyal, a braggart, un ...
    July 28, 2017 - 9:57 am
  • Senate health bill slashes Medicaid to cut millionaires’ taxes

    Despite slight differences, the health-care legislation under consideration in the Senate retains the same sickening goal of its House counterpart: cu ...
    July 27, 2017 - 9:55 am
  • Column: Technological advancement

    My Dad has an iPhone. I am still getting used to this fact. Maybe writing this column will help it sink in completely.
    July 27, 2017 - 10:14 am
  • What to do while you have a summer cold

    I made it all through winter and spring without my token cold, and was feeling pretty confident, like maybe, along with old age comes an immunity to t ...
    July 27, 2017 - 9:55 am
  • There’s no ‘free market’ solution to health care

    The Republicans have big plans for health care in this country: to eliminate coverage for millions of Americans while delivering a big tax cut to the ...
    July 26, 2017 - 10:10 am
  • Why the left protects Islam

    Richard Dawkins is no friend to conservatives. The atheist author has spent much of his life deriding Judaism and Christianity. He once stated, “An at ...
    July 26, 2017 - 10:10 am
  • Guides of the stars

    As a child I remember peering out the car window up into the night sky. My family and I would be on the way home from being in town and when we would ...
    July 26, 2017 - 8:39 pm
  • A bipartisan vote to put the brakes on war

    One of the few things I recall fondly about the Trump campaign — a short list, I’ll admit — was the candidate’s apparent glee in ridiculing the war-mo ...
    July 25, 2017 - 10:40 am
  • Column: Outdoor living

    For the past several weeks, my husband has been working hard on a new deck at our house. While progress has moved along at a bumpy pace thanks to the ...
    July 25, 2017 - 11:07 am