Church and state
February 3, 2015 To the editor: The trial in Boston of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has brought to the fore a serious subject. Catholics there are upset that they are excluded from sitting on the jury for his tria. more »»
County’s report on impact fees for schools
January 27, 2015 Letter to editor: The County’s report on the need for impact fees is certainly going to be a lighting rod of contention between the school adviser construction team, if major differences are shown... more »»
President Obama, or Emperor Obama?
January 27, 2015 It had been suggested that Executive Orders define a President’s “Emperor” status, and a quick check with the American Presidency Project (http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/data/orders. more »»
Disgraceful but expected?
January 27, 2015 To the editor: I, for one, was not surprised that neither Obama, the VP nor the Secretary of State did not show up for the massive rally in Paris attended by heads of 40 nations to denounce Islamic... more »»
January 27, 2015 To the editor: So, Obama touts climate change as the more serious threat to the U.S. as opposed to Al Qaeda or ISIL. more »»
Lies against the middle class
January 27, 2015 To the editor: The Republican mantra of “Lower taxes, less government, more freedom” is a noble goal. However, unfortunately, it has never been achieved in my lifetime. more »»
January 27, 2015 To the editor: In the years prior to the revolution, Cuba’s economy was relatively well,compared to the economies in the Caribbean. We must be mindful that this is relative. more »»
Prayer box ministry
January 20, 2015 To the editor: We are excited to be expanding our prayer ministry to the community of Pine Island. more »»
Florida 'cracker' fishermen?
January 20, 2015 To the editor: Just to add a little humor to last week's article, Exploring the Island's History, Matlacha is described as a cracker fishing village turned artist-colony and the home of pioneering... more »»
Neighborhood Watch meeting Jan. 16
January 13, 2015 To the editor: I am very sorry that I neglected to mention the "usual address." The address where we hold our meetings is 5492 Thomas St. (behind Red's). Our meetings begin around 6 p.m. more »»