Category: Views

Opinion: Time in a bottle

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie Our fridge gets a good once-over every month. We wipe off the shelves and throw out any food item that has a green slime. I’ve tossed  out a lot of good...

Opinion: Bring on retirement!

Commentary by Danielle Wilson While I was watching the Peyton Manning bit he did for the ESPY Awards about his new life in a retirement home, all I kept thinking was exactly. Senior living...

Opinion: Never-ending firsts

Commentary by Terry Anker Firsts. Premiers. The maiden voyage. We all have them. Yet, as we age, it may seem as if they become fewer. But do they ever go away? Along life’s journey,...

Opinion: Toeing the line

A funny thing happened on my way to a funeral. As I prepared to pull out of my driveway to make the four-hour round trip to Kentucky, I realized I had forgotten to pack...

Opinion: Kindle by its cover

Commentary by Terry Anker We might know spine. Certainly, we’ve learned the definition for cover. But what is the fore edge, hinge and free endpaper. Our lexicon must include hand-stitched, end-stained and hardbound. While...

Opinion: Pie in the eye

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie Hal Fryar passed away last week at age 90. If you don’t know who he is, maybe the name Harlow Hickenlooper will ring a bell. Harlow Hickenlooper is tough to say. Hal...

Opinion: Grocery survival guide

Commentary by Danielle Wilson I pretty much live at Meijer. Six to seven gallons of milk a week, five boxes of cereal, two bunches of bananas … you get the picture. The point is,...