February 22, 2017 RSS feed / Opinions

No cause for celebration

West Virginia’s senators celebrated a move last week to undo a 2016 Stream Protection Rule crafted by the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement at the request of the U.S. Congress.  More...

At the Capitol Slow start on passage of Legislation

Unlike the past two legislative sessions, when the new Republican leadership jumped into each new session with the passage of a flurry of bills, the 2017 regular session has gotten off to a comparatively slow start.  After 10 days in session, on More...

Mice in our Garage!

IN THE WILD

You have to wonder how they manage to get in, but they do, and did before, and I haven’t yet figured out exactly where nor how. We do, however, have cat food, dog food, bird seed and suet stored in there. More...

A different view of The Pines

We were given several colorized postcards of the area recently by a reader. More...

Wish I’d said that

We all have private ails. The troublemakers are they who need public cures for their private ails.  —Eric Hoffer (1898-1983)  American philosopher, author  If you find a “Wish I’d Said That,” send it in.   More...

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