Student speech beware

October 3, 2008 A Pennsylvania eighth-grader recently learned a hard lesson: At least one federal judge says school officials can reach off-campus and into cyberspace and the home to punish what the court agreed was

Can you hear it?

October 2, 2008 A parent from our area was driving with two children in the car - a young teen in the back seat and a mid-teen in the front passenger seat - when the younger one slid forward and began violently h

Brain making you plump?

September 30, 2008 I'm fat again. Well maybe not fat fat. But five pounds has become ten, and once again I'm toddling down the road toward portly.

Letters to the Editor

September 29, 2008 Finger pointing Has anyone noticed the theme of the D.C. bailout talks? Come on, surely you've heard it several times by now.

Main Street U.S.A.

September 29, 2008 Every town, even the smallest, holds a secret. Along its streets, down its alleyways, past the stop sign or stop light, every town has a story.

Using religion to win

September 26, 2008 What began in January with Mike Huckabee's "Christian Leader" ads in Iowa and subterranean attacks on Mitt Romney's Mormon faith has further degenerated into false rumors about Barack Obama'

Going broke together

September 25, 2008 There's nothing more embarrassing than money. Or rather, the lack of it. People are more willing to talk about their sex lives than they are their financial status.