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June 3, 2015 Daris Howard “Life’s Outtakes” David had shown his incredible skill in programming, but he was facing a problem staying in …

Fight back against Medicare fraud

June 3, 2015 The owner of a Houston area ambulance company receives a 97-month prison sentence for submitting $2.4 million in claims to Medicare for services that …

Letters to the Editor

June 2, 2015 Don’t leave Old Glory tattered, frayed Dear editor: In kindergarten, I had a teacher named Ms. Kamrad. The first thing we did every …

Aging Baby Boomers

June 2, 2015 Will Durst “Raging Moderate” Population scientists describe the Baby Boom generation as anybody born between the years 1946 and 1964. Which …

Welfare for the 1 percent

June 2, 2015 This month Congress will consider whether to renew the charter of the Export-Import Bank. Ex-Im Bank is a New Deal-era federal program that …

Think twice, be polite

June 1, 2015 Lacy Mitchell “Retro Active” Unpriced items at yard sales infuriate me despite a recent news report that says it’s the …

Bystander Nation

June 1, 2015 For all intents and purposes the Savopoulos family were good, civic-minded residents of Washington, D.C. Savvas, and his wife Amy, were active in …

When it rains, it pours

May 29, 2015 Donetta Hubbard“Say Anything” I have learned that there are times in life when things are just hard …

Letter to the Editor

May 29, 2015 Reality (TV) bites Dear Editor: I don’t watch the so-called “reality” television programs, but what surprises me is how quickly these shows get …