Don’t lose your driver’s license

Don’t lose your driver’s license

Where my driver’s license disappeared to, I have no idea. Not just my driver’s license, but my insurance card disappeared, as well! I have...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Aging is no picnic in the park

Aging is no picnic in the park

Reading columns, articles, and books about how aging is glorious is rather irritating. Let’s get real Lucille.Wrinkles, crinkles, and saggy skin...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Find the Pooh in you

Find the Pooh in you

I subscribe to the famous Pooh-ism that procrastinating one’s playtime induces unhealthy stress, so I blow into my little town of Ligonier, Penn...

November 7th, 2018 |  



We have 12 years to save — or lose — our only home

We have 12 years to save — or lose — our only home

Consider this your all-hands-on-deck, siren-blaring warning that we need to act now or forever hold our peace.Pull on the seat-belt in your gas-guzzli...

November 6th, 2018 |  


Even as voter registration soars, voter suppression lives on

Even as voter registration soars, voter suppression lives on

Is your state working to increase accessibility to the ballot box, or to disenfranchise its citizens?Highly charged midterm elections are just around ...

November 6th, 2018 |  


The war to end all wars

The war to end all wars

It seems to me that as we approach our national holiday known as Veterans Day, we should take a look at the circumstances that existed when the event ...

November 6th, 2018 |  


Manage diabetes to give your body the fuel it needs

Diabetes is a chronic health condition that can make it difficult for your body to turn food into energy. Like a car, your body need fuel to work. Foo...

November 6th, 2018 |  


Any senior who needs home care should get it

Any senior who needs home care should get it

Caring for loved ones with dementia is hard enough. Families shouldn’t have to bear a financial crisis on top of that.Not too many romantic come...

November 6th, 2018 |  


These ballot measures could bring more democracy to your state

These ballot measures could bring more democracy to your state

Corporate elites are so afraid of democracy that they’re actually trying to outlaw it.Is it possible to get public policies out of our political...

November 5th, 2018 |  


I was threatened with two years in prison for voting

I was threatened with two years in prison for voting

Are politicians afraid of poor and working people like me actually having a say in how we run things?My name is Keith Sellars, and I live in Haw River...

November 5th, 2018 |