Lowering corporate taxes will send worker wages soaring

Labor Day is behind us. And as we look beyond its traditions of barbecues, beaches and vague political promises to help American workers, we can clear...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Scare, clowns, scare

Confess your greatest phobia:A) SpidersB) SnakesC) ClownsWe can’t provide help to anyone who chooses icky “A” or wriggling “B,...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Fracturing the GOP: Trump continues a tradition

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s sudden pivot to cooperation with congressional leaders to advance hurricane relief and raise the federal de...

September 13th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  



What lesson will other companies learn?

You can brand Equifax as the new Yahoo, the new Target or the new Sony — but that would be glaring understatement. The damage wrought by the hac...

September 13th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Hillary Clinton worries Dems with a book tour

Hillary Clinton ran a historic presidential campaign that was honorable, if flawed. The former New York senator was the first woman to top the preside...

September 13th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


One paper towel at a time

One paper towel at a time

Blood dripping, I yanked the paper towel from the roll and wrapped it around my hand the best I could. The glass candleholder had broken in my hand. I...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Trump’s sudden turn toward Democrats: Impulsive, wily or both?

Many people profess shock that Donald Trump, formerly a registered Democrat and big-time donor to the party, would suddenly turn on the Republicans...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Canning your own home-grown vegetable relish

Canning your own home-grown vegetable relish

Marjorie and I were touring the Spring Grove Cemetery on a hot, dry August afternoon a few years ago, when we happened to spot a spectacular crabapple...

September 11th, 2017 |  


What our pets can teach us

What our pets can teach us

Man’s best friends maybe could teach us something about obesity and a lot of other things.There is an epidemic of pet obesity in this country. M...

September 11th, 2017 |  


It’s not sadness: Why women cry at work

Crying at work might not mean what you think it does. A woman weeping in front of her colleagues, her clients or her boss is probably not a woman expr...

September 10th, 2017 |