Local elections historically get short shrift from most the community, despite the fact that decisions made by our school boards and city councils impact us as much, if not more, than our state and national legislation.  I’ve always been especially drawn to our local s...

I couldn’t be a teacher today, because…

I’m retired from public education, and though 25 of my 39 years were as a high school counselor, I do know teachers.  In fact, I recently taught in community college.  But if I were just now starting out, as I did in the spring of...

It seems almost every day I see something in the newspaper or on social media about the irresponsibility and immaturity of Millennials.  They build up a mountain of debt in college loans and then find themselves back  home after graduation, either jobless or disappoint...

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