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With the carnage of the election over, we can now focus on what’s really important. It’s that time of year when your favorite charity comes knocking on your door.
11/13/12 03:38 PM
Last Monday, more than 100 volunteer firefighters and emergency service people responded to a fire involving two homes in the 500 block of Spring St. As with every call to action, our communities’ volunteer firefighters were efficient, …
11/13/12 03:26 PM
For 40 years, the federal and local governments have been trying to reduce nutrients flowing through our streams, marshes and wetlands surrounding the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. Excess nitrogen has created dead zones in the bay that should concern …
11/7/12 12:28 PM
Advocates of Big Government never miss a chance to capitalize on a natural disaster. Even before the Superstorm had passed, they had boasted that without activist government, recovery would be impossible.
11/6/12 04:09 PM
By Sheldon Richman
President Barack Obama, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have at least one thing in common when it comes to Iran: All are guilty of flagrant …
10/29/12 10:31 PM
By Dave Hickernell
It is now widely known that the original cost of $940 billion for the first 10 years for the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, commonly referred to as ObamaCare, was grossly inaccurate.
10/29/12 10:21 PM
According to dictionary.com, a popular definition of sequestration is removal or separation. Although the term sequestration is being bandied about in relation to massive defense cuts that threaten our nation’s military readiness, I prefer the …
10/16/12 02:38 PM
Both President Obama and Mitt Romney will need to carefully consider how they approach the issue of Medicare in the coming weeks.
10/9/12 05:04 PM
Sticks and stones!Few people would consider denigrating any religion or person to be a reasonable, mature and decent way to behave.
10/9/12 05:01 PM
There were few fireworks at the most recent Middletown Borough Authority, despite the potential political clash set up by a Borough Council vote last month to replace the authority’s chairman.
10/9/12 03:03 PM