What are you thankful for?

What are you thankful for?

Washington and the elite media are all abuzz about sexual harassment and tax reform. Frankly, it’s time for a break, and I doubt any of the buzz...

November 24th, 2017 |  


They grow up so quickly – Or do they???

They grow up so quickly – Or do they???

According to Agence France-Presse (AFP) news service, researchers have found what they call a “broad-based cultural shift” in teen behavio...

November 18th, 2017 |  


The secret of life

The secret of life

Look all you like, but the key to the jail is never kept in the cell. This one sentence fully explains why so few people find true happiness in their ...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Autism is not a TV punch line

Autism is not a TV punch line

As the mother of a son with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), I spend a significant portion of my time dealing with the realities of life that come with...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Black Friday has nothing on Small Business Saturday

Black Friday has nothing on Small Business Saturday

Black Friday, the Friday after Thanksgiving, is the unofficial start of the Christmas shopping season, but it’s the next day, Small Business Sat...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Veterans Day by the Numbers

Veterans Day by the Numbers

“I had no idea that many men and women have served our country in our armed forces.”“Ah, yes, you refer to Veterans Day facts and fi...

November 11th, 2017 |  


Thanksgiving: Have you already missed it???

Thanksgiving: Have you already missed it???

As far as Thanksgiving songs are concerned, “Over the River and Through the Woods” may soon be replaced by rock group Chicago’s R...

November 11th, 2017 |  


How to respond when someone uses a vehicle as a weapon of terror

How to respond when someone uses a vehicle as a weapon of terror

The use of vehicles as weapons to kill civilians has sparked global fear and attention. Such attacks can be carried out in any populated area, against...

November 8th, 2017 |  


If we can’t discuss issues, how can we solve them?

If we can’t discuss issues, how can we solve them?

“I’m afraid to discuss politics and current events with anyone except my wife and best friends, and it’s regrettable that millions o...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Watchdog citizens strengthen communities

Watchdog citizens strengthen communities

They keep tabs on their public officials, often asking the tough questions and sounding the alarm when something doesn’t seem right. They attend...

November 4th, 2017 |